I did this piece last year at this time and it got some stellar reviews. I would have pumped it out earlier this month, but with the Bills coaching stuff, it had to wait. However, it’s in the blogger handbook that we have to have a boner for drama between our press corp. I’ve often said that someone should launch their own version of Deadspin or Awful Announcing in Buffalo....
BY NICK ST. DENISSan Diego Chargers offensive coordinator Frank Reich has been considered a top candidate in the Buffalo Bills' head coaching search.But Reich is also on the rival New York Jets radar.New York is slated to interview the former Bills quarterback (and temporary Jets quarterback) early next week, so Buffalo is doing its best to get in Reich's ear first.According to The...
BY NICK ST. DENISThe Pegulas made a strong move last fall in acquiring the Buffalo Bills franchise. Turns out, they're going to have a strong presence within it.As the Bills search for their new head coach, owner Terry Pegula will conduct interviews with candidates alongside general manager Doug Whaley and president Russ Brandon, according to Tim Graham of The Buffalo News.And when...
Seahawks DC Dan Quinn interviewed with the Jets Friday morning and will meet with the Bears tonight. (Adam Schefter)
Quinn’s interviews don’t stop there as he has meeting with the Falcons Saturday morning and the Bills tomorrow night. (Adam Schefter)
Jason La Canfora reports that Bills owner Terry Pegula would still like to find a football czar to oversee...
Because Doug Marrone wants nothing to do with Buffalo anymore, the Bills are considering promoting defensive coordinator Jim Schwartz to head coach according to Tim Graham of the Buffalo News. Source: Bills consider defensive coordinator Jim Schwartz a candidate for the head vacancy. — Tim Graham (@ByTimGraham) January 2, 2015 Schwartz did a nice job this […]
Frank Reich is seen as the front runner for the Bills open head coaching position but the team will consider option options.
According to Tim Graham one of those other options is defensive coordinator Jim Schwartz who is coming off his first season with the Bills. Schwartz is best known for being the vocal head coach who took over the Lions following an 0-16 season. During a five...
Pro Football Talk points out that Tim Graham had suggested during the season that Bills owners Terry and Kim Pegula could possibly make a run at Bill Cowher.
The Buffalo Bills have officially announced that HC Doug Marrone has, in fact, opted out of his agreement and is now a free agent.
Here’s our article that includes more details regarding Marrone’s...
Utah OT Jeremiah Poutasi will enter the next NFL Draft. (Joe Schad)
Tim Graham mentions that “the more I hear, the more I’m inclined to believe Bill Polian will return to the Bills.”
Graham adds that there’s nothing guaranteed at this point in time.
According to Graham, no one of note in Bills’ front office or coaching staff has been informed they will be...
USC QB Cody Kessler announced during Sunday’s post game trophy ceremony that he will be back in college next season. (Lindsey Thiry)
Tim Graham has spoke to a Bills source who mentioned that no football operations changes are imminent at this point in time.
Graham adds that meetings will be held next week, but the overall expectation is that things will remain...
Bills running back Fred Jackson will not play Thursday against Miami, according to Tim Graham of the Buffalo News.Fantasy Spin:His absence could make Bryce Brown a viable fantasy option because of his receiving skills.
Adrian Peterson‘s hearing is set for 2 p.m. on Monday and will be held via conference call. (Ian Rapoport)
RT Andre Smith was seen sporting a boot on his injured ankle Thursday morning. This news comes just a day after he put in a limited practice. (Coley Harvey)
Tim Graham reports that RB Fred Jackson “almost certainly won’t play”...
Tim Graham of the Buffalo News refutes speculation that the Bills had agreed to trade RB C.J. Spiller to the Seahawks as a “well-placed” source tells him that this is untrue.
Spiller’s season is reportedly over after he sustained a broken collarbone during Sunday’s game, so any talk of a potential trade irrelevant.
The Bills are reportedly working out WR Cody Hoffman...
SWEET FREEDOM. From his regular-guy-snort-crying to his #dadjokes, Terry Pegula’s opening foray as owner/CEO of the Buffalo Bills sold me. If you know the significance of the above photo, you get the emotion I (and I’m sure many of you) felt when Terry said “your, our, my Buffalo Bills” aren’t going anywhere. No more easy retorts from friends that your favorite team is...
Tim Graham of the Buffalo News expects the Bills to keep GM Doug Whaley and/or HC Doug Marrone in place for another year, barring Bills collapse this season.
Ian Rapoport confirms that this is Buffalo’s plan.
New Bills owner Terry Pegula announced that he intends to keep the franchise in Buffalo.
“The fear fans had in their hearts that they were going to lose their...
NFL executive VP Eric Grubman announces the Terry and Kim Pegula have been unanimously approved by the league’s finance committee. (Tim Graham)
TE Jordan Cameron, LB Barkevious Mingo, and RB Ben Tate are expected to “idle or limited” during Wednesday’s practice. (Mary Kay Cabot)
RB Jamaal Charles (ankle) did not practice on Wednesday. (Adam Teicher...
BY DAN BEGNOCHEBuffalo Bills fans have 1.4 billion reasons to celebrate.A day after the final three parties involved in negotiations submitted binding bids for the purchase of the team, Terry and Kim Pegula, owners of the Buffalo Sabres, have solidified an agreement to buy the team, according to Tim Graham of the Buffalo News.The Pegulas, with a bid of $1.4 billion according to ESPN...
A short while ago the Buffalo Bills came to an agreement with Terry and Kim Pegula to sell the team for over $1 billion dollars, according to Tim Graham of the Buffalo News:
I'm told tentative agreement has been reached between the Bills and the Pegulas and an official announcement should come today.
— Tim Graham (@ByTimGraham) September 9, 2014
The agreement was contingent on...
The Buffalo Bills finally have new ownership. According to Tim Graham of the Buffalo News first reported that a tentative agreement between the Bills and the Pegula has been reached. I'm told tentative agreement has been reached between the Bills and the Pegulas and an official announcement should come today. — Tim Graham (@ByTimGraham) September 9, 2014 […]
A report by Tim Graham of Buffalo News and since confirmed by multiple insiders around the NFL indicates that the Buffalo Bills could be sold as early as Tuesday to Buffalo Sabres owner Terry Pegula.
Just phoned in an update to the desk: A decision on the Bills' next owner (pending final NFL approval) could happen tomorrow.
— Tim Graham (@ByTimGraham) September 9, 2014
HC Doug Marrone told reporters that DT Alan Branch didn’t play in Saturday’s preseason game because he was recently arrested. (Tim Graham)
DE George Selvie suffered a right shoulder injury during the Cowboys’ third preseason game.
RB Joseph Randle left Saturday’s game with a rib injury.
QB Sam Bradford was forced to leave Saturday’s preseason...
Fighting happens during practices in the NFL, but having two scuffles between teammates two days in a row is cause for some concern.
That’s what the Buffalo Bills are dealing with.
As reported by The Buffalo News’ Tim Graham, Wednesday saw a full-on brawl that started with undrafted rookie defensive end Bryan Johnson ripping off center Eric Wood’s helmet and delivering some punches...
Bidders for the Buffalo Bills have been touring the team’s facilities with Sabres owner Terry Pegula and another group scheduled for Thursday. (Tim Graham)
Veteran WR Nate Burleson reiterated that 2014 could be his last season in the NFL. (Nate Ulrich)
ILB Joe Mays is undergoing wrist surgery after suffering the injury last week. (Adam Caplan)...
This is some incredible news. Tim Graham of the Buffalo News is reporting that former Buffalo Bills great Jim Kelly is cancer free after his latest physical examination.
Jim Kelly's doctor releases statement that says "on physical examination, there is no evidence of the cancer."
— Tim Graham (@ByTimGraham) August 20, 2014
The Bills official website had a further update on...
Tim Graham of the Buffalo News reports that Bills Hall of Fame QB Jim Kelly recently met with Jon Bon Jovi to discuss the possibility of joining his ownership group in their attempt to purchase the franchise.
However, Kelly reportedly declined to join the Toronto based group due to concerns that they could eventually move the team out of Buffalo.
“I can confirm that Jim Kelly...
Sammy Watkins, the Buffalo Bills’ electrifying first round pick, exited Saturday’s preseason game against the Pittsburgh Steelers with an apparent rib injury, according to Tim Graham of the Buffalo News.
Sammy Watkins is hurt after getting wrapped up on an incomplete pass. Watkins was grabbing his side and had trouble getting off the field.
— Tim Graham (@ByTimGraham) August...