LeSean Mccoy practices, but will he play in Week 1?

Though saying he's optimistic, running back LeSean McCoy wasn't prepared to announce whether his injured left hamstring will be healed in time for the Buffalo Bills' season opener against Indianapolis on Sept. 13. "I feel good. It's just a matter of time," McCoy said Friday, while acknowledging he is still experiencing some pain when making certain cuts. "We'll wait and see, see...
Via AP on Fox
19 hours ago  |  Discuss

McCoy optimistic but won't say he'll play in Bills opener

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) Though saying he's optimistic, running back LeSean McCoy isn't prepared to announce whether his injured left hamstring will be healed in time for the Buffalo Bills' season opener against Indianapolis on Sept. 13. McCoy said it was ''just a matter of time,'' while acknowledging he is still experiencing some pain when making certain cuts. As for how confident...
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20 hours ago  |  Discuss

Bills RBs LeSean McCoy, Karlos Williams return to practice

As the regular season approaches, the Buffalo Bills are slowly but surely getting healthier on offense. The running back position in particular has been hit hard by injuries in training camp, but it appears as though the team will have enough backs healthy in time for Week 1.Both LeSean McCoy and Karlos Williams returned to practice on Friday, which is a good sign for both players...
Via Fox Sports
21 hours ago  |  Discuss

Rex Ryan 'hoping' Bills RB LeSean McCoy is available Week 1

The NFL preseason is in the past as teams are looking ahead to Week 1. For the Buffalo Bills, a handful of injuries on offense loom large before the regular season gets underway.One of those players is LeSean McCoy, who's been dealing with a hamstring injury for several weeks. The Bills haven't made it clear whether or not McCoy will be on the field for Week 1, but they remain optimistic...
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22 hours ago  |  Discuss

Steelers defense is younger and faster but not better

The Pittsburgh Steelers franchise reached a turning point at Baltimore in the 2011 season opener. Fresh off their third Super Bowl appearance in six years, they were hammered 35-7 by the Ravens on a sun-splashed afternoon. Hall of Famer Warren Sapp’s words still hang in the air to this day. He said days later the Steelers were “old, slow and it’s over.” In a way, Sapp...
Via The Sports Daily
23 hours ago  |  Discuss

LeSean McCoy's status for week 1 in jeopardy

According to a source, Buffalo Bills running back LeSean McCoy may not available for Week 1 of the regular season, although head coach Rex Ryan remains pretty optimistic. "Well we certainly expect him to be ready to go, I hope," Ryan said, per ESPN. "If not then the next man has to step up. Boobie [Dixon] got a lot of reps out there today. Bryce Brown got a lot of reps [Wednesday...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

LeSean McCoy’s Injury Status Gets a Bit Shady

"Look at me! My hamstring and I are having relationship issues! Weeeeee!" See what I did there with the title? Yes you did. Yesterday, there were some concerns that the Bills' LeSean McCoy may not be ready for Week 1 after suffering a hamstring injury early in the preseason. And now Rex Ryan has expressed doubt as well: I hope,... if not then the next man has to step up. So we...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Fred Jackson cut could already be biting Bills in butt

There was much fan uproar in Buffalo when the Bills unexpectedly cut popular 10-year veteran running back Fred Jackson earlier this week. This is not an unusual occurrence — cuts happen all the time in the NFL, particularly with aging veterans. Every fan of every team has experienced the same emotion at some point in time, which is why fans are not put in charge of football decisions...
Via Rumors and Rants
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Reports: LeSean McCoy's Week 1 status still uncertain

LeSean McCoy’s debut with the Buffalo Bills might have to be put on hold. The newly acquired Bills running back might not be ready for Week 1 as he continues to nurse a left hamstring injury suffered during an Aug. 18 practice. ESPN.com cited a team source that indicated the hamstring injury could keep him out of the season opener versus the Indianapolis Colts. However, despite...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Bills concerned RB LeSean McCoy won't be ready for Week 1

Buffalo Bills running back LeSean McCoy has been sidelined for the past few weeks with a hamstring injury, and it sounds like he'll be out a little while longer. McCoy is confident that he'll be on the field for the team's regular season opener, but a team source doesn't feel the same way. According to ESPN's Josina Anderson, the Bills are very concerned with McCoy's availability...
Via Fox Sports
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Concern That Bills RB LeSean McCoy May Not Be Ready For Week 1

Sources have informed ESPN’s Josina Anderson that there’s concern right now that Bills RB LeSean McCoy may not be ready in time for the season opener. McCoy suffered a hamstring injury  a few weeks back and Anderson’s source said that his MRI showed  “small tear.” “They say it tore in a spot where it couldn’t have been any better ... The...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Percy Harvin voices support for Tyrod Taylor

Count Bills wide receiver Percy Harvin among Tyrod Taylor’s supporters. Percy Harvin: Tyrod Taylor is ‘going to be tremendous’ http://t.co/YwGllEdydr — Around The NFL (@AroundTheNFL) September 1, 2015   Bills head coach Rex Ryan announced Monday that Taylor will be the Bills’ starting quarterback, and Harvin is on the same page. Considering Harvin has a reputation...
Via The Sports Daily
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Buffalo Bills name Tyrod Taylor their starting QB

Tyrod Taylor came into training camp as a long shot to win the starting quarterback job, but the Buffalo Bills have officially named him their Week 1 starter. He was able to beat out both Matt Cassel and E.J. Manuel, and is ready to be given the first big chance of his entire career. Bills are going w Tyrod Taylor as their starting a QB — Jay Glazer (@JayGlazer) August 31...
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5 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Buffalo Bills release Fred Jackson

Ever since the Buffalo Bills signed running back LeSean McCoy, many believed Fred Jackson’s days in western New York could be numbered. According to NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport, Jackson was released by the Bills on Monday after eight years of service to the team. Jackson’s best season with the Bills was in 2009 where he rushed for 1,062 yards. Over the course of Jackson...
Via Sportsnaut
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Buffalo Bills position update: Running backs

The NFL season is just a few weeks away and the Buffalo Bills are busy making player assessments. After finishing the team’s third, and arguably most important, preseason game against the Pittsburgh Steelers yesterday, the team is getting closer to making key decisions. Analyzing the numbers from Buffalo’s dominant 43-19 defeat over Pittsburgh, the Bills showed improvement on...
Via isportsweb.com
5 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Buffalo Bills RB Fred Jackson Breaks Out 41-Yard Run On First Carry Of The Preseason

The football loving free world is going to be looking to see what LeSean McCoy can do for the Buffalo Bills offense this season, but there is one guy that is going to be trying his best to prove McCoy is not the only running back in Buffalo--Fred Jackson. The 34-year old back had not played yet during preseason action leading up to Saturday's game against the Steelers, but got the...
Via FatManWriting
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Rex Ryan: Bills 'cautiously optimistic' LeSean McCoy will play Week 1

While the Buffalo Bills have yet to determine a starting quarterback, their starting running back is also up in the air.LeSean McCoy sustained a hamstring injury last week, leaving his status for Week 1 in doubt. He's undeniably the No. 1 running back on the roster, and without him the Bills offense will lose some firepower.On Thursday, Rex Ryan provided an update of sorts regarding...
Via Fox Sports
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Extension for Mychal Kendricks reason to believe in Chip Kelly

The Philadelphia Eagles have made a lot of big moves since the arrival of head coach Chip Kelly. Over the last 18 months, Kelly has been busy reshaping the roster to his liking, which has meant the exodus of some of the team’s biggest names. One name that some feared was next was inside linebacker Mychal Kendricks, who was headed into the final year of his contract. Those fears...
Via The Sports Daily
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Tyrod Taylor is key to Buffalo Bills making playoffs

The thought that the Buffalo Bills only need a QB that will manage the game, throw a handful of passes, but primarily hand the ball to a great running back to keep the game close enough that their extraordinary defense can influence the outcome of the game is an elementary thought in today’s NFL. This thought particularly highlights the mediocrity Bills’ fans have witnessed...
Via isportsweb.com
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: LeSean McCoy Expected to Return for Season Opener

Buffalo Bills running back LeSean McCoy is expected to return for the season opener against the Indianapolis Colts despite having injured his left hamstring during a joint practice with the Cleveland Browns on Tuesday, according to ESPN. McCoy underwent an MRI to find out the extent of the injury. According to Bills head coach Rex Ryan, there was no significant damage, as the hamstring...
Via Gamedayr
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Injured LeSean McCoy Has a New Private Party Invitation On the Web

LeSean McCoy recently came under a fair amount of internet scrutiny for hosting what appears to have basically been an old-school Caligulan (*Author’s note: I may have just made that word up) Roman Orgy.  Here’s a link to that invite. Yesterday, McCoy injured his hamstring during his latest practice with the Buffalo Bills.  It would [&hellip The post Injured LeSean McCoy...
Via No Coast Bias
17 days ago  |  Discuss

AP source: McCoy will be ready for Bills season opener

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) A person familiar with the situation tells The Associated Press that Buffalo Bills running back LeSean McCoy will be ready to play in the team's regular-season opener after he hurt his left hamstring in practice. The person spoke Wednesday on the condition of anonymity because the Bills have not provided any updates on McCoy's status a day after he was hurt during...
Via AP on Fox
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: LeSean McCoy expected back for Week 1

The Buffalo Bills don’t have a quarterback, and Tuesday provided a scare that they might not have a star running back, either. LeSean McCoy injured his left hamstring and underwent an MRI, which ProFootballTalk reports revealed a favorable outcome: McCoy is expected to be ready for the regular season. Per source, Bills RB LeSean McCoy (hamstring) is expected to be ready for...
Via Sportsnaut
17 days ago  |  Discuss

With LeSean McCoy hurt, Buffalo Bills may kick the tires on Ray Rice

With running back LeSean McCoy, the Buffalo Bills' prized acquisition of the offseason, sidelined, Ray Rice may finally get a second chance. Just maybe. McCoy hurt his left hamstring Tuesday night and is having tests to determine the extent of the injury. Coach Rex Ryan said trainers informed him the hamstring is intact and has not been pulled off the bone, which he described as...
Via Fox Sports
17 days ago  |  Discuss

McCoy expected back for Week 1, but Bills to discuss signing Ray Rice

LeSean McCoy left Tuesday's practice with an injured left hamstring, further depleting the Buffalo Bills' depth at running back. McCoy is the Bills' fifth running back to be sidelined with an injury in training camp, leaving Buffalo with just Bronson Hill and newly-signed Ricky Seale as their only healthy backs. Fortunately, the Bills may have dodged a bullet. According to league...
Via Fox Sports
17 days ago  |  Discuss
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