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Bills Injury Update: Marcell Dareus, Leodis McKelvin, Mike Williams

As the Buffalo Bills begin to prepare for the season, they've gotten some news on the injury front. Wideout Mike Williams and corner Leodis McKelvin both appear to be ready to go for training camp, but it looks like Marcell Dareus will miss some time.Williams battled through leg injuries last year before succombing to Tampa's injured reserve in week nine with a torn hamstring...
Via Sports Injury Alert
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Bills Injury Update: Five players placed on PUP list for start of training camp

The start of training camp is supposed to be a new beginning for NFL teams. However, Buffalo Bills camp is not off to a good start. John Wawrow of the Associated Press reports the Bills have placed five players on the physically unable to perform list for the start of training camp.Perhaps the most notable of the five players placed on the PUP list is starting cornerback Leodis McKelvin...
Via NFL Injury Report
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Buffalo Bills Roster News: Another LB signed and players put on IR

Doug Whaley made another familiar move today by signing Stevenson Sylvester, a linebacker from the Pittsburgh Steelers that Whaley himself worked on drafting in 2010. Mainly a special teams player for the Steelers, Sylvester is an obvious camp body that will be given a shot to make this team after losing Kiko Alonso to a season ending ACL tear. The Bills have also released tight...
Via cover32 - Bills
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Buffalo Bills own numbers game – #20-39

Continuing with our series of the all-time great Buffalo Bills by jersey number, here are numbers 20-39. If you missed numbers 1-19 then click here. #20. This is a hard one. Henry Jones wore #20 and played in three Super Bowls and went to a pro-bowl. Donte Whitner had some good moments as a Buffalo Bill, Travis Henry rushed for over 1,400 yards in 2002 and went to the pro-bowl. However...
Via cover32 - Bills
June 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Not too much to be serious about in this weeks Buffalo Bills rewind

It seems as though the long offseason has caught up to us a bit this week here at cover32 as we had a good amount of nonsense to talk about. Considering that, it was some damn fine nonsense to be discussed so really everyone wins if you ask me. Below are some of the more popular articles we had to offer this week so be sure to click our home page for much more. Byrd droppings already...
Via cover32 - Bills
June 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Power Rankings: Buffalo Bills nickname in bottom half of the NFL

In recent months, something that often doesn’t get much attention has suddenly been receiving a lot; the nickname of an NFL franchise has been front-page news, stirring debate across the country. While arguing that issue is a different topic for a different day, the discussion has raised an interesting question: What’s in a name? More specifically, why are teams called what they...
Via cover32 - Bills
June 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Leodis McKelvin is the Best Cornerback in the AFC East

For several seasons former Bills first round pick Leodis McKelvin never lived up to his draft position. McKelvin, a magnificent return man (All-Pro in 2008) with all the tools to be a shut down cornerback seemed destined to become an all too common bust in the National Football League. Something strange happened towards the end of the 2012 season, he began to find his game. McKelvin...
Via cover32 - Bills
June 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Buffalo Bills cornerback situation is better than you think

Cornerback is one area where the Bills have done well in strengthening over the past few years. When healthy, the tandem of Stephon Gilmore and Leodis McKelvin provides two first round draft choices with lock-down ability against opposing offenses. Each of those two have had some fantastic moments individually and if they can stay on the field together this year there should be some...
Via cover32 - Bills
April 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Beyond the Stats: Corey Graham vs. the other Bills CBs

FOLLOW NICKEL CITY BILLS FOR STATS! With the addition of Corey Graham, the Buffalo Bills now have four cornerbacks that participated in at least 600 snaps a piece in 2013. Think about that depth and experience. The Patriots were the only team to have four cornerbacks 600 defensive snaps last season. But aside from depth and special teams work, what does Graham provide the Bills...
Via Buffalo Wins
March 21, 2014  |  Discuss

The Bills must prove they are serious about winning by signing Jairus Byrd

From 2006-2009 the Buffalo Bills drafted 10 players in the first or second round of the NFL draft. Of those 10 players drafted there are only two players currently under contract for next season, Eric Wood and Leodis McKelvin, three of those players were cut before their rookie contracts were up. Over the past decade the Bills have become notorious for wasting early draft picks by...
Via cover32 - Bills
February 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Buffalo Bills: A Position-by-Position Primer to Free Agency

A year ago, the Buffalo Bills' new regime made a handful of heady moves necessary to complement the team's "building through the draft" mentality. None of the free-agent signings took the world by storm at the time, but players like Leodis McKelvin, Manny Lawson and Alan Branch were valuable assets both last season and moving forward. The Bills know their future...
Via Pro Sports Daily
January 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Marrone says Bills return game just waiting for opportunity

At this time last year, the Buffalo Bills' special teams squad was a force to be reckoned with. A year later, it's just a force waiting for a chance to prove it's still got it. Led by some head-strong runs from cornerback Leodis McKelvin, Buffalo's return game was no joke last season, averaging nearly 19 yards on punts and 28 yards on kickoffs. The team as a whole...
Via AFC East Daily
November 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Buffalo Bills' secondary re-aligning to its original self

With safety Jairus Byrd and cornerback Stephon Gilmore another week into their return to game action, the Buffalo Bills' secondary is starting to take on its original shape. Aaron Williams, who lined up primarily at cornerback the last few games despite entering the season as a safety, is transitioning back to centerfield as the perimeter of the defense gets healthier. Williams...
Via AFC East Daily
October 23, 2013  |  Discuss

Dolphins lose a close one to Bills 23-21

While the start of the game put the Dolphins down early with a questionnable pass to Brandon Jackson resulting in a pick six from Leodis McKelvin, the Dolphins continued to fight until there was nothing left. The Dolphins in fact got down 14-0 before quarterback Ryan Tannehill found his rythym and started to locate his receivers on a drive ending with a Charles Clay pass in the...
Via Phins Phocus
October 21, 2013  |  Discuss

Long Rest Needed For Injured Bills

Since the third preseason game it seems like a different Buffalo Bill player has gone down with an injury. First the Bills lost starting corner Stephon Gilmore to a broken wrist, pro bowl safety Jarius Byrd has yet to play a game after reporting to camp and unfortunately it doesn’t stop there. The list of missed time also includes Leodis McKelvin, Ron Brooks, Dustin Hopkins and...
Via Pro Football Spot
October 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Resilient Bills limping ahead on short week

Buffalo Bills running back C.J. Spiller projects he can play this week if his swollen left ankle is at 80 percent. Fellow running back Fred Jackson intends to wear a brace to protect his sprained left knee. Cornerback Leodis McKelvin says he's day to day with a pulled right hamstring. And defensive back Aaron Williams wasn't in the locker room Monday to provide an update...
Via AP on Fox
September 30, 2013  |  Discuss

Rice active for Ravens, Bills' McKelvin out

Star running back Ray Rice is active for the Baltimore Ravens for the game with the Buffalo Bills. Rice has been dealing with a hip injury and did not play against the Texans in Week 3. The Bills' already-depleted secondary will be without cornerback Leodis McKelvin, inactive after fighting a hamstring injury sustained in a Week 3 loss to the Jets. Also inactive for the Bills...
Via AP on Fox
September 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Injury report: McKelvin, Byrd, Rice questionable

BY NICK ST. DENISThe Buffalo Bills' beat up secondary is still very much in flux entering the team's Week 4 bout with the Baltimore Ravens.Cornerback Leodis McKelvin will be a gametime decision, and safety Jairus Byrd is still questionable with his foot injury. The Bills will also again be without top corner Stephon Gilmore, and cornerback Ron Brooks is also out.The good...
Via AFC East Daily
September 28, 2013  |  Discuss

CB McKelvin questionable for Sunday

Buffalo Bills cornerback Leodis McKelvin will be a game-time decision Sunday against Baltimore because of a hamstring injury. McKelvin, the Bills' No. 1 cornerback role with Stephon Gilmore (wrist) out, was injured in Buffalo's loss last week to the New York Jets. He was limited at practice on Friday. If McKelvin is unable to play, safety Aaron Williams is expected to start...
Via AP on Fox
September 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Bills' injuries and frustrations starting to mount

(Eds: With AP Photos.) By JOHN WAWROW AP Sports Writer Bills starting defensive end Alex Carrington is done for the season after tearing his left quadriceps. Starting cornerback Leodis McKelvin is iffy to play against Baltimore this weekend after hurting his right hamstring. And injuries aren't the only issues mounting in Buffalo. So were center Eric Wood's frustrations...
Via AP on Fox
September 24, 2013  |  Discuss

Bills Injury Update: C.J. Spiller, Leodis McKelvin, Marcell Dareus

The Buffalo Bills lost an important division game against a sloppy New York Jets team late Sunday.  They also are now down a few key players.  As Josh Alper of NBCSports reports, the Bills lost cornerback Leodis McKelvin, running back C.J. Spiller and defensive tackle Marcell Dareus.Spiller’s return was questionable with a knee injury. He did not return to action.  He rushed...
Via NFL Injury Report
September 22, 2013  |  Discuss

Bills' McKelvin out with hamstring injury

Buffalo Bills cornerback Leodis McKelvin is out for the rest of the game against the New York Jets with a hamstring injury. McKelvin went down twice during the Jets' opening drive in the first quarter Sunday, grabbing at his right hamstring each time. After the second, he slammed his helmet to the ground as he walked to the sideline. McKelvin was examined by trainers, and then...
Via AP on Fox
September 22, 2013  |  Discuss

McKelvin Leaves with Hamstring Injury

Bills CB Leodis McKelvin left Sunday's game with a hamstring injury and will not return.Fantasy Spin:The Bills are now very thin in the secondary with Jarius Byrd and Stephon Gilmore also sidelined.
Via Fantasy Football Champs
September 22, 2013  |  Discuss

Buffalo Bills Training Camp Day Four Notes-July 31st

Apologies for the late night review of camp, but today’s was my wife’s birthday. My wife is an absolute saint when it comes to my article writing, tweeting, so on and so forth when it comes to the Bills and football, so I promised to hold off my writeup. Today’s writeup with be in simple Quick Hit form due to the time of day it’s being posted. -Kevin Elliott was carted off...
Via Queen City Sports
July 31, 2013  |  Discuss

Reasons for Concern, Hope Entering 2013

Three reasons for concern as the Bills enter the 2013 season: 1. New Offensive Coordinator Nathaniel Hackett I like the hiring of Doug Marrone as head coach, and I love the hiring of Mike Pettine as defensive coordinator.  Admittedly though, I am taking a very cautionary approach to new offensive coordinator Nathaniel Hackett.  I’m not saying this is a bad hire.  Hackett certainly...
Via Buddy Nixon
July 01, 2013  |  Discuss
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