Bills players shocked by Jackson's release: 'Bigger than football'

The Buffalo Bills released veteran running back Fred Jackson on Monday, shocking most of the football world with the move. Jackson, 34, was due to make $2.35 million this season, which likely had to do with his release from the team.Jackson has been in the league for nine years, all with the Bills, which made him one of the longest tenured Bills players. He had hundreds of teammates...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Buffalo Bills 2015: 5 Questions for the 2015 Season

   The Buffalo Bills have the most pressing questions surrounding them this season; facing the prospect of stretching their playoff drought to 16 years.How quickly will Coach Ryan make an impact?Blue collar gritty town, blue collar eccentric coach... seems like a really great match going into the season. Can Ryan's tough quirky demeanor find favor in a locker room full of fresh...
Via Football Nation
3 days ago  |  Discuss

PHOTO: Aaron Williams wears Fred Jackson's jersey at Bills practice

The Buffalo Bills made a surprising move on Monday by releasing veteran running back Fred Jackson among a handful of other players. Jackson was a fan favorite for nearly a decade, but No. 22 won't be in the backfield in Buffalo anymore.After Jackson was released, Bills safety Aaron Williams honored him in practice. Williams was spotted wearing Jackson's No. 22 jersey, although he...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

Coming Into the 2015-2016 Season the Buffalo Bills Magic Number Is 4

View image | The magic number for the Buffalo Bills this new season is the number 4. This number seeps itself into many areas in the secret to the Bills success this year.  Let’s explore how this small but important number is so important for a historic team that is on the rise again.   2014 #4 Overall Defense Last year the Bills showed the NFL that they meant...
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10 days ago  |  Discuss

Bills Studs and Duds: Preseason Week 2

After practicing against each other all week at St. John Fisher College in Pittsford, N.Y., the Buffalo Bills and Cleveland Browns traveled to the banks of Lake Erie for a Week 2 preseason game on a special Thursday night edition of Monday Night Football.Let’s take a look at the studs and duds from the Bills 11-10 victory over the Browns.Stud: Marcell DareusTwo-time pro-bowl defensive...
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14 days ago  |  Discuss

AFC East Roundtable: Training Camp Surprise and Disappointment

Four AFC East websites get together each week to discuss the AFC East. This week we discuss who has surprised in the first ten days of camp and who has been a disappointment for each team in the division. See what Matt Barbato of New York Jet Fuel, Ian Logue of, Steve Saslow of Bills Daily, and Luis Sung of PhinManiacs has to say right here.Steve Saslow (@BillsDaily...
Via PhinManiacs
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Bruised quad to sideline Kyle Williams for a few days

The Buffalo Bills had a quick scare Monday when their prized defensive lineman Kyle Williams went down during the 11-on-11 period of practice. Turns out it was a minor thing, but he will miss a... [Click headline for full story]
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25 days ago  |  Discuss

Ryan calls tight ends 'little babies,' lines up DT Kyle Williams at TE

Leave it to Rex Ryan to experiment with a defensive tackle at tight end -- an All-Pro defensive tackle, at that.During Thursday's practice, Ryan lined up defensive tackle Kyle Williams at tight end. It wasn't to see if Williams could catch a pass from one of the three struggling quarterbacks for the Buffalo Bills. It was because Ryan said tight ends "can be little babies.""The tight...
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28 days ago  |  Discuss

Buffalo Bills position preview: Defensive line

As the Bills work through training camp, and prepare for a highly anticipated 2015 season, there has been added attention on the defensive line. Since head coach Rex Ryan took over for Doug Marrone, he has made it clear that the Bills will have a downright scary defense in 2015. Finishing the 2014 season No.4 in the league, Buffalo’s defense is poised to lead the rankings. Last...
August 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Bills DT Kyle Williams shot 75 at Oak Hill Country Club

Before Buffalo Bills players are put through hard workouts and two-a-days, defensive tackle Kyle Williams and center Eric Wood hit the links. On Wednesday, the two made the trip to Oak Hill Country Club in Rochester, N.Y., to play a round of golf before camp begins Friday. Being two of the biggest guys on the team, you wouldn't expect them to go too low on the scorecard. Wrong.According...
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July 30, 2015  |  Discuss

High expectations apparent as Buffalo Bills set to open camp

PITTSFORD, N.Y. (AP) Buffalo Bills defensive tackle Kyle Williams can sense a difference upon reporting for his 10th training camp in suburban Rochester. The Bills have a new brash coach in Rex Ryan, new owners in Terry and Kim Pegula, and a roster stocked with high-priced additions which have combined to generate an offseason-long buzz. On Wednesday, Williams said ''you would have...
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July 29, 2015  |  Discuss

Sammy Watkins: It's a "problem" if Bills don't win AFC East

The Buffalo Bills have not made the playoffs since the Bill Clinton Administration (1999). And over the last seven years, the New England Patriots have greedily dominated the AFC East. Speaking about his outlook for the 2015 season, second-year wide receiver Sammy Watkins shared his forecast (via The Buffalo News): “Winning, playoffs, championship. We’ve got a great team and...
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July 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Bills, Marcell Dareus talking contract extention, DT focused on football

The Buffalo Bills have a menacing defensive line with Mario Williams, Kyle Williams, Marcell Dareus, and Jerry Hughes, but that group could be broken up next season if Dareus' contract isn't extended. Currently slated to be a free agent in 2016, Dareus and the Bills have had some negotiations about a contract extension before his deal expires, but Dareus doesn't seem too concerned...
Via Fox Sports
July 24, 2015  |  Discuss

AFC East Roundtable: Which team possesses the best defensive line? 

Four AFC East websites get together to discuss which team in the AFC East has the best defensive line. See what Matt Barbato of New York Jet Fuel, Ian Logue of, Steve Saslow of Bills Daily and Luis Sung of PhinManiacs has to say right here. Matt Barbato (@NewYorkJetFuel): The AFC East is loaded on the defensive line. Leonard Williams fell to the Jets at the sixth pick...
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July 21, 2015  |  Discuss

The 10 best players on the Buffalo Bills 2015 roster

The Buffalo Bills are on the road to a successful 2015 season. High-profile player acquisitions and a new coaching staff have revitalized the Bills. Buffalo’s roster is complete with a host of talented players, making it hard to distinguish the best of the best. Breaking down the offense, defense and special teams, reveals Buffalo’s difference-makers. Defensive ends Mario Williams...
July 13, 2015  |  Discuss

The top 10 players in the AFC East

This series will feature the top 10 players in each division regardless of team or position. This is measured by a combination of their current impact on the field, their potential in the future and their accomplishments in the past. 1. Tom Brady, QB, New England Patriots Despite his age he’s back to winning titles and being named Super Bowl MVP. He proved once again that you should...
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July 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Buffalo Bills' players talking best defense ever

The Buffalo Bills ranked fourth in the NFL in points allowed per game and total yards allowed per game as well. They also ranked first in the NFL in sacks with 54 during the 2014 season. With mostly everyone on defense returning and defensive guru Rex Ryan entering his first season as the head coach, the Bills could have a truly special defense. Could the defense be one of the best...
Via Fox Sports
June 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Despite pass rush upside, Michael Buchanan on roster bubble

The Buffalo Bills have a stacked defensive line with defensive ends Jerry Hughes and Mario Williams teaming up with defensive tackle Kyle Williams and Marcell Dareus. While the starters are locked in, the real competition at defensive end occurs for the backup roles.  That is where Michael Buchanan comes into play. The defensive end enters training camp on the roster bubble as he...
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June 23, 2015  |  Discuss

Can Dennis Thurman Stick Around with the Buffalo Bills?

ORCHARD PARK, NY – NOVEMBER 09: Kyle Williams #95 and Marcell Dareus #99 of the Buffalo Bills celebrate a sack against the Kansas City Chiefs during the first half at Ralph Wilson Stadium on November 9, 2014 in Orchard Park, New York. (Photo by Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images)   The Buffalo Bills head into the 2015 season with a new defensive coordinator among their ranks –...
Via The Sports Journal
June 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Franchise record for season ticket sales set by Buffalo Bills

Earlier in June, Rodney Davis of discussed the potential for the Buffalo Bills to set the franchise record for season ticket sales. On Monday morning, the Bills announced that the team had done just that per the team’s website. The Buffalo Bills today announced that Bills Season Ticket Members have purchased more than 57,500 season tickets – the highest total...
Via EndZoneScore
June 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Buffalo Bills Positional Review: Defensive Line

This monster is spear headed by an elite defensive line, a nickname that is gathering steam ‘The Cold Front’ seems rather appropriate.A quick look at the resume of starters Mario Williams, Kyle Williams, Marcell Dareus, and Jerry Hughes will show multiple pro bowl appearances, a couple of first team all pro selections, plenty of sacks, and oddly, a player that was once considered...
Via Pro Football Spot
June 11, 2015  |  Discuss

Ranking NFL Top Defenses – Buffalo Bills

Defenses in the NFL can make or a break a team and lead teams to championships. Based on performance, roster and expectations, here is a look at some of the top defenses in the NFL, starting with…: 1. Buffalo Bills The Buffalo Bills defense is the most complete defense in the NFL. The Bills are known for their dominant defensive front but their linebackers and secondary are just...
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May 31, 2015  |  Discuss

AFC East: Where offensive linemen go to die?

There haven’t exactly been a lot of blue-chip offensive linemen on the Buffalo Bills, Miami Dolphins, New England Patriots or New York Jets in recent years. In fact, the division hasn’t had a first-team All-Pro offensive lineman since 2010. But more than anything else, that might have to do with the fact all four teams in the division have sported superb defensive fronts. And...
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May 06, 2015  |  Discuss

AFC East: Where offensive linemen go to die?

There haven’t exactly been a lot of blue-chip offensive linemen on the Buffalo Bills, Miami Dolphins, New England Patriots or New York Jets in recent years. In fact, the division hasn’t had a first-team All-Pro offensive lineman since 2010. But more than anything else, that might have to do with the fact all four teams in the division have sported superb defensive fronts. And...
Via This Given Sunday
May 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Examining the Bills Defensive Line in the NFL Draft

The Buffalo Bills have one of the most feared defensive lines in the entire NFL. Many experts feel that the Bills may look to add to the line when it is their turn to pick in the draft on Friday night. Assuming the Bills do not make a trade, the team will select 50th and the odds they will select a defensive lineman are relatively high compared to the other positions.The current...
Via Pro Football Spot
April 30, 2015  |  Discuss
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