C.J. SPILLER NEWS

According to Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network, the Buffalo Bills have agreed to a one-year contract extension with running back Fred Jackson.#Bills RB Fred Jackson just signed a one-year extension worth $2.6M with $1M additional in incentives, source says.— Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) July 30, 2014The contract extension is worth $2.6 million along with $1 million in incentives. The...
Via Sports Rumor Alert
7 hours ago  |  Discuss

Spiller still shopping for agent as crucial year nears

BY DAN BEGNOCHEWhile Buffalo Bills running back Fred Jackson celebrates his new contract extension, fellow back C.J. Spiller is still searching for representation to aid with his.Coming into his fifth year in the league, Spiller will be looking to land another long-term deal with the team between now and the start of 2015, or he has the option to test the free agent market. He'...
Via AFC East Daily
11 hours ago  |  Discuss

Buffalo Bills’ RB C.J. Spiller ranked 19th best in NFL, full top-30 revealed

When cover32 released its list of the top 10 running backs in the NFL today, there were plenty of people angry about their favorite team’s workhorse not making the list. It made for a spirited debate in the “Comments” section below the article. The second batch of RBs, Nos. 11-20, generated a similar response. The next logical step in the ranking of the game’s running backs...
Via cover32 - Bills
15 hours ago  |  Discuss

Bills Extend 33 Year Old Jackson

Buffalo running back Fred Jackson has signed a one-year extension worth $2.6 million.Fantasy Spin:Jackson is now signed for the next two seasons. The extension is a sign that the team isn't ready to phase out the 33-year-old Jackson from the offense even though C.J. Spiller is healthy and the Bills acquired Bryce Brown. Jackson had 253 touches last season and scored 10 touchdowns...
Via Fantasy Football Champs
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Bills sign RB Fred Jackson to a one year $2.6 million extension through 2015

The Buffalo Bills announced today that they have extended RB Fred Jackson through the 2015 season. This move is fairly surprising since Jackson is already the leagues oldest running back at 33.  Though he has dealt with a serious of nagging injuries during his tenure in Buffalo, he has also been very productive when he is on the field. The losing parties in this transaction are...
Via FF Locker Room
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Bills give Fred Jackson an extension; Bye Bye Spiller?

Today the Buffalo Bills gave Fred Jackson, their leader in the locker room a contract extension. This could mean goodbye CJ Spiller especially when you look at the team signing both Anthony Dixon and Bryce Brown in the off-season. @NFL_ATL: Fred Jackson signs contract extension with Bills. The Bills are claiming they will they do […] The post Bills give Fred Jackson an extension...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

Fred Jackson signs contract extension with Bills

The Buffalo Bills announced Wednesday that veteran running back Fred Jackson has signed a contract extension. The team did not announce the length of the extension, but according to NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport, the deal is for one-year, $2.6 million. #Bills RB Fred Jackson just signed a one-year extension worth $2.6M with $1M additional in incentives, source says. — Ian Rapoport...
Via Sports-Glory
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Why injuries are a main reason you DON’T trade CJ Spiller

“I’d expect the Bills to field calls for running backs if contending teams continue to lose them (Vick Ballard and Kendall Hunter already out for the year). Buffalo has more backs than it needs, probably, and C.J. Spiller, in the final year of his deal and with no extension in sight, could be the odd man out.”   And with that, Jason LaCanfora set in motion a flurry of CJ Spiller...
Via Buffalo Wins
2 days ago  |  Discuss

NFL Notes: Bills, Eagles, Panthers, Patriots, & Saints

  Bills The Bills have C.J. Spiller listed as their No. 1 running back on their first depth chart. (Bills) Eagles The Eagles will use a 3-4 defense on more of a full-time basis this season after they employed a hybrid system last year. (Albert Breer) Panthers Rookie WR Kelvin Benjamin’s timetable following a bone bruise is around a week. (Ian Rapoport) Patriots WR Aaron...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Poll: Which Fantasy Football Running Back Do You Trust in 2014?

Poll: Which Fantasy Football Running Back Do You Trust in 2014? If you had to choose one of these three running backs, who had a less than stellar season in 2013, for your fantasy RB2 choice who would you select for 2014? C.J. Spiller, Running Back, Buffalo Bills, who battled … The post Poll: Which Fantasy Football Running Back Do You Trust in 2014? appeared first on Fantasy Football Chick.
Via Fantasy Football Chick
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Second Take with @BradleyGelber – Go Ahead and Trade CJ

  Rumors have been swirling around the Internet, that explosive Bills RB CJ Spiller could be traded before the season begins. At first, like most people, I panicked. WHY THE HELL WOULD WE TRADE CJ?!? HE’S GOOD AT FOOTBALL!!! But the more I thought about it, the more sense it made… Let’s start with the obvious. CJ isn’t going to be here long term. The guy has had to split...
Via Buffalo Wins
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Bills could trade C.J. Spiller soon?

The Buffalo Bills acquired running back Bryce Brown from the Philadelphia Eagles this past offseason, and there are potentially more moves coming this offseason at the running back position. According to a report from Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports, the Bills could look to trade C.J. Spiller in the next month to a team that is having injury issues at the running back position. Both...
Via Sports-Glory
4 days ago  |  Discuss

C.J. Spiller to be traded?

Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports never said that the Bills are going to trade running back C.J. Spiller, but he did write that he believes they might take calls for a possible trade. I’d expect the Bills to field calls for running backs if contending teams continue to lose them (Vick Ballard and Kendall Hunter already out for the year). Buffalo has more backs than it needs, probably...
Via Pro Football Zone
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Bills Could Trade C.J. Spiller

The Buffalo Bills are loaded at running back, and that could leave the inconsistent C.J. Spiller as the odd man out.  Jason La Canfora is reporting that the Bills could look to move the running back if a team with a need at the position comes calling.  I’d expect the Bills to field calls for running backs if contending teams continue to lose them (Vick Ballard and Kendall Hunter...
Via Thacover2
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Bills Could Trade C.J. Spiller

The Buffalo Bills are loaded at running back, and that could leave the inconsistent C.J. Spiller as the odd man out.  Jason La Canfora is reporting that the Bills could look to move the running back if a team with a need at the position comes calling.  I’d expect the Bills to field calls for running backs if contending teams continue to lose them (Vick Ballard and Kendall Hunter...
Via BlackSportsOnline
5 days ago  |  Discuss

CJ Spiller likely to be popular trade target?

Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports mentions in his Bills training camp report that he expects Buffalo to field calls for one of their running backs as injuries start piling up. According to La Canfora, “Buffalo has more backs than it needs” and specifically mentions that RB C.J. Spiller “could be the odd man out.” La Canfora points to the fact that Spiller is entering the...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Top 5 Backup RBs in Fantasy Football

Nowadays, it is more important than ever to have multiple RBs on both your fantasy football team, as well as your favorite NFL team. In fantasy, getting a backup RB late in drafts can be the reason you win your league. However, this is more prevalent in PPR leagues as Shane Vereen, Danny Woodhead and Darren Sproles are more Wide Receiver than Running Back. On average all 3...
Via We Talk Fantasy Sports
9 days ago  |  Discuss

C.J. Spiller didn’t measure up in 2013, but ignore him on draft day at your own risk

As a fantasy community we expected an awful lot out of C.J. Spiller last season, ranking him as a consensus top 10 overall play and pegging him for an upper tier RB output across the board. Sure, we got it wrong, but Spiller’s 2013 wasn’t all that bad. You can’t blame observers for being over excited, after all there was talk of vomit inducing workloads and visions were conjured...
Via Fantasy Sports Locker Room
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Buffalo Bills Camp Preview – Offensive line competition should be interesting

Most positions on the Bills offense are pretty set. We know EJ Manuel is the QB, CJ Spiller is our tailback and Sammy Watkins is the #1 receiver. However, the offensive line competition this camp should be pretty interesting. First let’s get the easy stuff out of the way. Eric Wood is our Center and is quickly becoming the best in the AFC and one of the best in the NFL. Left...
Via cover32 - Bills
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Bills Coaches Talking Up CJ Spiller Again

According to buffalobills.com, C.J. Spiller is likely to touch the ball 20 times per game "if the offense is operating at peak efficiency." Fantasy Spin: The Bills also said last year that Spiller would get the ball until he threw up and then gave him 15.7 touches per game, so we arent buying hes going to be a 320-touches-per-year guy even if hes 100 percent healthy. Fred...
Via Fantasy Football Champs
15 days ago  |  Discuss

The Buffalo Bills: The most unintentionally funny team in the NFL

Courtesy of giarmyjoe and Bills fans everwhereThe most comical feature of the NFL offseason/preseason is when bad teams think they have a chance to be good.And, news coming out of Buffalo is that C.J. Spiller feels good about the Bills chances this season. NBC’s ProFootballTalk reported Spiller as saying, “Everybody is confident in what we’re doing and hopefully that will...
Via Patriots Life
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Buffalo Bills dumb Tweet of the week: Raiders fan disgusted with #BillsMafia

Its been a while since we have done a ‘dumb tweet of the week” and truth be told its probably one of my favorite segments to do. The only real hard part for me with this whole segment is controlling my natural instints to go off on a profanity laden rant that results in management shaking their heads in disbelief and scrambling to edit my work. I’m not promising I’ll be on...
Via cover32 - Bills
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Power Rankings: Buffalo Bills RB C.J. Spiller rated top-25 home run hitter in NFL

Last night, 10 of the best sluggers in Major League Baseball gathered in Minnesota for the annual Home Run Derby. It was a fun exhibition of power, a showcase for players who can change a game with one swing of the bat. In the NFL, there are similar impact athletes on each roster, guys who can change the complexion of a contest with one electric play. Sometimes, this is a team...
Via cover32 - Bills
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Spiller promises 'a more efficient offense' from Bills

BY DAN BEGNOCHEAs we've recently covered, the Buffalo Bills offense has a much bigger arsenal of weapons at its disposal than a year ago, and that includes its highly productive running back corps.Following a season where the team amassed more than 2,300 combined yards in the running game, Buffalo continued to bolster its ground game with the addition of backs Anthony Dixon and...
Via AFC East Daily
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Bills want CJ Spiller to get 20 touches per game

The Buffalo Bills want C.J. Spiller to be the go to guy in a backfield which could share snaps between four different player. In addition to Fred Jackson, the Bills added Bryce Brown and Anthony Dixon to their depth chart at running back this offseason. Ideally the Bills want Spiller to touch the ball 20 times per game as the teams website says “if the offense is operating at peak...
Via Tireball.com
17 days ago  |  Discuss
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