Newly signed Ryan Grant to be active for Packers

Mike McCarthy believes that Ryan Grant will be active for Sunday. The Packers are thin at running back with Cedric Benson, James Starks and Johnny White all either out or on injured reserve. “Frankly, where we are from a health standpoint, we might not have a choice,” said McCarthy. Grant will be behind Alex Green who will start for the Packers and is the teams leading rusher...
December 06, 2012  |  Discuss

Packers bring back Grant to shore up running game

Running back Ryan Grant is back with the Green Bay Packers. The veteran was signed Wednesday to add depth to Green Bay's banged up running backs. The Packers announced last week that Cedric Benson would stay on injured reserve with a foot injury, and Johnny White was placed on injured reserve Wednesday with a concussion. There are also multiple reports that James Starks was...
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December 05, 2012  |  Discuss

Fantasy Football News – Ryan Grant Agrees To Terms With Packers

Fantasy Football News - The Green Bay Packers have gone back to the well by agreeing to terms with Ryan Grant to help bolster a RB corps decimated by injury this season. It is rumored that James Starks is being considered for the injured reserve after sustaining an injury during the week 13 contest. The Packers have also placed backup RB Johnny White on injured reserve because of...
Via FF Locker Room
December 05, 2012  |  Discuss

Bills should expect a chiller without C.J. Spiller

Buffalo Bills C.J. Spiller was carted off the field today with a shoulder injury and could miss significant time. Spiller was the NFL’s leading rusher coming into Sunday’s game against the Cleveland Browns and it’s a bad day for fantasy owners and a bad day for Bills fans that already have to deal with the loss of Fred Jackson for some significant time. Jackson won’t be ready...
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September 23, 2012  |  Discuss

North Carolina Football: Heels in the Pro’s recap (Sept 10, 2012)

After the doubleheader that ESPN had last night we can close out the first week of pro football. Plenty of former North Carolina football players were in action during the first week of the NFL, while an extra has been picked up right after the end of the week by the Buffalo Bills. In this post we are going to check out what the two former Tar Heels did in the Monday Night double...
September 11, 2012  |  Discuss

Bills add RB White for WR Nelson

The Buffalo Bills signed running back Johnny White to the 53-man roster on Tuesday. White was selected in the 2011 fifth round by Buffalo out of North Carolina, and has played in 12 games for the Bills. He was released on Aug. 31. White will fill the roster spot of wide receiver David Nelson, who was placed on injured reserve this week. Nelson will miss the rest of the season after...
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September 11, 2012  |  Discuss

Bills fill WR Nelson's roster spot, add RB White

The Buffalo Bills signed running back Johnny White to the 53-man roster on Tuesday. White was selected in the 2011 fifth round by Buffalo out of North Carolina, and has played in 12 games for the Bills. He was released on Aug. 31. White will fill the roster spot of wide receiver David Nelson, who was placed on injured reserve this week. Nelson will miss the rest of the season after...
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September 11, 2012  |  Discuss

Bills sign RB White, place WR Nelson on IR

Running back Johnny White was re-signed by the Bills, who are without Fred Jackson (knee) indefinitely. Wide receiver David Nelson was also placed on injured reserve with the knee injury he suffered against the Jets on Sunday. White was a fifth-round pick out of North Carolina in 2011 who rushed for 38 yards on 12 carries in 12 games as a rookie. He was released by the Bills...
Via Pro Sports Daily
September 11, 2012  |  Discuss

Buffalo Bills 53 Man Roster- Analyzing The Cuts

Photo Courtesy of All 32 teams in the National Football League are finally down to a 53 man roster after a summer of grueling training camp and preseason battles. The Bills, as always, made some questionable (and unquestionable) decisions as to who would make the final roster. Without further ado, let’s break down each player that was released today, and why....
Via Queen City Sports
September 01, 2012  |  Discuss

Training Camp Edition: Buffalo Bills Style

It was a beautiful summer night Saturday at the campus of St John Fisher College.  Football was in the air and the fans were in full attendance.  The wife and I made our yearly trek down the 90 from Buffalo to the Bills training camp.  For those who haven’t made the trip it is something any Bills fan should do.  The Bills really have things there down pat.  The setup is great...
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August 14, 2012  |  Discuss

North Carolina Football: Heels in the Pro’s (Aug 9, 2012)

As the North Carolina football team keeps getting ready for its opening game under new head coach Larry Fedora, the former Tar Heels now in the National Football League begin their pre season tonight. On tap there are six games, with one being televised by ESPN, and that means there will be plenty of carolina blue to be seen. Using the list that UNC Pros has made up, and adding a...
August 09, 2012  |  Discuss

Spotlighting The Buffalo Bills’ Running Back Position

The Buffalo Bills’ rushing attack was surprisingly effective last season, ranking 27th in rush attempts with 391, and a respectable 13th ranking in yards with 1,921. Fred Jackson was the main source of the Bills’ rush offense, adding 934 yards on 170 carries in the nine games he played prior to a season ending injury. When C.J. Spiller took over, the run game didn’t miss a...
Via Queen City Sports
July 10, 2012  |  Discuss

I'm the Bills GM: Part IV

Here are your final rosters: QBS: Starter: Ryan Fitzpatrick  Backup: Tyler Thigpen RBS: Starter: CJ SpillerBackups: Johnny White, Terrance Ganaway, Corey McIntyre WRS:  Starters: Stevie Johnson- Laurent Robinson-Steve SmithBackups: David Nelson, Brad Smith, Marquiz Maze, Marcus Easley and Donald Jones (Note: 2 of these guys will be cut most likely) TES:Starter: Michael EgnewBackups...
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March 08, 2012  |  Discuss

The Buffalo Bills added a lot of help for their defense in last April’s NFL Draft

The Buffalo Bills took seven defensive players and only two offensive players in last April’s NFL Draft.  The early returns are good on this bunch overall.  Here is a look at how they did as rookies in 2011: The Bills took 22-year old DE Marcell Dareus in the 1st round of the NFL Draft last April.  He played in 16 games for the Bills last year and he had 43 tackles, 5.5 sacks...
Via Bills Locker
January 10, 2012  |  Discuss

Bills-Patriots injury report

---QB/WR Brad Smith today was officially ruled out for Sunday’s game at New England by Bills coach Chan Gailey. Gailey was holding out hope Smith would be available, but Smith has missed practice all week with a hamstring injury. Left tackle Demetrius Bell (knee) and center Kraig Urbik (knee) are also out for Sunday’s game, while wide receiver Ruvell Martin (hamstring) and running...
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December 30, 2011  |  Discuss

Smith out for Sunday

As expected Bills QB/WR Brad Smith will miss the season finale in New England. “Brad Smith is out,” saiad head coach Chan Gailey. “He’s not going to make it.” Smith missed the entire week of practice with a hamstring injury. WR Ruvell Martin (hamstring) and RB Johnny White (concussion) are listed as probably for Sunday’s game after practicing fully for the past two days.
Via Inside the Bills
December 30, 2011  |  Discuss

Bills injury report

Here’s the Bills injury report for this week’s game against the Patriots. Did not practice WR/QB Brad Smith – hamstring OL Demetrius Bell – knee OL Kraig Urbik – knee Limited in practice WR Ruvell Martin – hamstring Full practice RB Johnny White – concussion
Via Inside the Bills
December 28, 2011  |  Discuss

Bills remember preseason hits

The Bills made sure to talk about some of the exceptionally hard hits in the preseason game by the Broncos back in the summer heading into today’s contest. Donald Jones sustained a concussion when Rahim Moore went head hunting on a deep sideline pass. Johnny White suffered a head injury when he was body slammed to the turf by Mario Haggan on the tail end of a run play. There...
Via Inside the Bills
December 24, 2011  |  Discuss

Bills inactives

Here are the Bills inactives for today’s game against the Broncos. WR Naaman Roosevelt RB Johnny White DB Josh Nesbitt RT Sam Young DL Jarron Gilbert WR Ruvell Martin TE Fendi Onobun
Via Inside the Bills
December 24, 2011  |  Discuss

Broncos-Bills injury report

---Bills tight end Scott Chandler was limited once again in practice today, but said he hopes to play on Saturday when the Bills host Denver. “I’m dying to get out there, so hopefully I’ll get out there this week and get some playing time,’’ Chandler said. “It’s feeling better everyday, I think I’ll be out there and be fine.’’ Chandler has missed the last two...
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December 22, 2011  |  Discuss

White, Martin sitting

Just two non-participants at practice Thursday for the Bills. RB Johnny White (concussion) and WR Ruvell Martin (hamstring) were not participating. TE Scott Chandler (ankle) was practicing, but still appears limited. We’ll have the status of all injured players this afternoon when Chan Gailey provides his update post practice.
Via Inside the Bills
December 22, 2011  |  Discuss

Bills injury report

Here’s the official Bills injury report for Saturday’s game with the Broncos. Did not practice RB Johnny White – concussion Limited in practice TE Scott Chandler – ankle WR Stevie Johnson – groin WR Ruvell Martin – hamstring
Via Inside the Bills
December 21, 2011  |  Discuss

Dareus limited

Bills DL Marcell Dareus is participating in practice, but he’s not full go. His hand injury has him limited in individual positions drills with respect to hand technique work. Also not practicing are Stevie Johnson, Johnny White and Lee Smith.
Via Inside the Bills
December 20, 2011  |  Discuss

Carolina's RBBC is spread three wide

Welcome to the 13th installment of our weekly look at fantasy's most aggravating subject, the Running Back Committee. Are things finally clearing up in Washington? Week 13 Byes: None (all teams have had their byes) Thursday: Eagles at Seahawks COMMITTEES (12) Buffalo Bills Options: C.J. Spiller, Tashard Choice, Johnny White Outlook: In Week 1 A.F. (After Fred), Spiller...
Via Fox Sports
November 29, 2011  |  Discuss

It’s time for C.J. Spiller to step up for the Buffalo Bills

With Fred Jackson out for the season, 2nd year RB C.J. Spiller will be the new featured back in the offense the last six weeks of the year.  Spiller has played in 10 games (5 starts) for the Bills so far this year and he has carried the ball 21 times for 115 yards (5.5 ypc) with 1 TD run.  He has also caught 15 passes for 82 yards (5.5 avg) so far this year for the Bills.  Spiller...
Via Bills Locker
November 23, 2011  |  Discuss
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