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Bills steal a play out of Bill Belichick’s playbook and Bears Cutler is scared

According to Dan Wiederer of the Chicago Tribune, The Chicago Bears starting quarterback Jay Cutler is not happy with Jordan Palmer going to the Bills, because they play each other week 1.  He almost sounds scared.  “It’s not an ideal situation,” Cutler said. “It’s not exactly what you’d want. He can give them a few things I’m sure. […] The post Bills steal a...
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This Buffalo Bills fan still BILLieves

After this long, long playoff drought, I get it. It is very hard to stay positive and believe in our playoff chances. But, just because it is getting even tougher it doesn’t mean the #BillsMafia should just abandon ship when our team needs us most. Support is a dangerous thing when it is in mass numbers, and we do not need to dilute our efforts with those who do not believe in...
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Bills pick up pair of Jordans to fill QB, punter spots

BY DAN BEGNOCHEA day after ripping the backup quarterback crew for its play so far this summer, Buffalo Bills coach Doug Marrone did something more than just talk.After a string of disappointing outings in the team's first four preseason games, Buffalo team parted ways with third-year signal-caller Thad Lewis Tuesday, replacing him with veteran Jordan Palmer.Lewis, who went 2...
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Bills claim punter off waivers from Panthers

Today the Buffalo Bills claimed a punter off the waiver wire. @ChrisBrownBills: #Bills awarded P Jordan Gay off waivers from Carolina. Gay is punter & kickoff specialist, so Marrone still looking. @ChrisBrownBills: Gay had 4 punts in preseason w/Carolina w/35.3 gross avg., 32.5 net avg., 1 inside 20. #Bills The Bills have been looking for […] The post Bills claim punter off...
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Were any Buffalo Bills among the biggest heroes or goats from last week?

If any preseason game actually “matters,” it’s the ones that transpired this past weekend. They were the dress rehearsals for each team, when they let their starters play most of the first half and sometimes into the second. So it provided the best glimpse yet at who is, and who isn’t, ready to go in 2014. What players were at each extreme of the spectrum this week? To see...
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Jay Cutler Agrees, Palmer in Buffalo is Odd

With Jordan Palmer joining the Buffalo Bills, the Chicago Bears Week 1 opponent, Jay Cutler was asked Tuesday during his press conference if he was worried about Palmer giving information to the Bills. Cutler said that the situation was “not ideal”. “It’s not exactly what you want,” Cutler said. “He can give them things I’m sure. He knows snap counts, some of the stuff...
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Jay Cutler annoyed with Buffalo Bills’ signing of quarterback Jordan Palmer

That didn’t take long. Yesterday the Chicago Bears released quarterback Jordan Palmer and named Jimmy Clausen their official backup quarterback. Today we learned that their Week 1 opponents, the Buffalo Bills, plan on signing him to a new contract. The most immediate benefit that the Bills will get from Palmer is loads of information about how the Bears offense operates. Even...
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Buffalo Bills Place Kiko Alonso on NFI List; Could Potentially Return this Season

When Buffalo Bills linebacker Kiko Alonso tore his ACL earlier this offseason, the thought around the league was that he’d miss the entire 2014 campaign. However, the door is still open for a return this year after the Bills placed their second year defensive stud on the reserve/non-football injury list, meaning he could be re-activated to play and or practice between Week 6 and...
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Buffalo Bills move down in Power Rankings, sit near basement of the NFL

We know what we’re going to know. With training camps complete, three preseason games – including the “dress rehearsal” – in the books and veterans on the shelf until the regular season opener, the data needed to evaluate every NFL team prior to the start of the 2014 campaign is in the books. Some look ready to go, while others have work to do. A few franchises have emerged...
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Are the Buffalo Bills optimistic with Kiko Alonso’s injury?

Today the Buffalo Bills placed Kiko Alonso their star second year linebacker on the NFI list, or non-football injury list. People are wondering what that is, and why wasn’t he put on the season ending injured reserve.  Well first off, Kiko was injured on his own, not during a team activity which allows the team […] The post Are the Buffalo Bills optimistic with Kiko Alonso...
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Bills place Kiko Alonso on Reserve/NFI list

The Buffalo Bills announced Tuesday that they have placed linebacker Kiko Alonso, who had reconstructive knee surgery in July, on the Reserve/Non-football injury list. Alonso tore his ACL during an offseason workout on July 1st and had successful surgery a couple of weeks later.  The designation means he no longer counts toward the team’s roster, but could still be activated...
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Buffalo Bills: Best, worst, realistic scenario for the AFC East

As the preseason comes to a close, the overarching question on every fan’s mind is: How will my team do this year? This series of articles will explore the best case, worst case, and realistic scenarios for the AFC East. First stop, the Buffalo Bills. Last year the Bills under performed due to injuries and finished 6-10. They made a lot of off-season moves and acquired Sammy Watkins...
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Buffalo Released Quarterback Thad Lewis, Searching For Backup

Buffalo Released Quarterback Thad Lewis: The Buffalo Bills are in search of a backup QB after releasing Thad Lewis. Lewis started five games for the Bills in 2013 and was a lock to be the backup behind E.J. Manuel but a rough preseason caused the Bills to act. Buffalo signed Jordan Palmer yesterday to compete with Jeff Tuel for the job. FFLockerRoom Sports: This move has no fantasy...
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Bills release QB Thad Lewis

getty images Thad Lewis made five starts for the Buffalo Bills in 2013. On Tuesday the team released the 26-year-old. After adding free agent Jordan Palmer on Monday the Bills released Lewis who completed just 17-of-33 passes for 168 yards, zero touchdowns, and two interceptions this preesason. Palmer and Jeff Tuel will compete for the right to be E.J. Manuel’s backup this year.
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Buffalo Bills release QB Thad Lewis

It sure didn’t take long for Buffalo Bills to release a back-up quarterback.  Today the Bills a day after head coach Doug Marrone stated he was not happy with his back-up quarterbacks, released Thad Lewis.  ProFootballTalk    @ProFootballTalk  Bills release QB Thad Lewis. The Bills have not been happy with the play of their backup passers. On […] The post Buffalo Bills...
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Jim Kelly on Bills' QB situation: I'm not happy with any of them

Former Bills quarterback Jim Kelly was at Ralph Wilson Stadium on Saturday to see Buffalo play Tampa Bay and it doesn't sound like he was too impressed with what he saw. What he saw was Bills quarterback EJ Manuel go 9 of 18 for 67 yards in the first half of Buffalo's 27-14 loss. Kelly was asked about the Bills quarterback situation during an interview with Sirius XM NFL...
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Jim Kelly on the Bills’ quarterbacks: “I’m not really happy with any of them”

Bills Hall of Fame quarterback Jim Kelly isn’t happy with his former team’s quarterback situation. Jim Kelly on current QB situation in Buffalo…"Honestly, right now I'm not really happy with any of them." — Rich Gannon (@RichGannon12) August 25, 2014 This certainly isn’t a vote of confidence for second-year quarterback E.J. Manuel. var ACE_AR = {Site...
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Bills sign free agent QB Jordan Palmer

The Buffalo Bills have reached out and signed free agent quarterback Jordan Palmer. Palmer, 30, has become a journeyman in recent years. He was picked up by the Chicago Bears in the offseason and played well during the preseason only to lose out on their backup job to Jimmy Clausen. The Bills will now give Palmer a chance to backup E.J. Manuel after Thad Lewis and Jeff Tuel have...
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Bills sign Jordan Palmer as their back-up

Today the Buffalo Bills finally signed a person that can help EJ Manuel. If you remember correctlu, Jordan Palmer was the guy that trained Blake Bortles and has him looking like a hero in the pre-season. Well expect the Bills to do the same thing with E.J. Manuel. @FieldYates: The Bills, looking to upgrade their […] The post Bills sign Jordan Palmer as their back-up appeared first...
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Bills Injury Update: Sammy Watkins told not to discuss injury

You won't be hearing much from Buffalo Bills wide receiver Sammy Watkins about his injuries- at least not from him. Mike Rodak at ESPN.com reports that Bills coach Doug Marrone has asked Watkins to keep his personal injury reports to himself for the rest of the season. #453747586 / gettyimages.comWatkins got himself into trouble by telling reporters how optimistic he was about...
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Report: Bills Signing Veteran QB Jordan Palmer

  Field Yates of ESPN reports that the Buffalo Bills are signing former Bears QB Jordan Palmer to a contract. Bills HC Doug Marrone expressed a great deal of frustration regarding the team’s backup quarterback situation following Saturday’s preseason game, so there has been talk that Buffalo could sign a quarterback once cuts were made. Buffalo surprisingly brought Dennis...
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Pears helping Henderson as pair locks up right side

BY DAN BEGNOCHEThey've only been working together for a short amount of time, but a week was all coach Doug Marrone needed to nail down his pairing on the right side of the offensive line.Veteran Erik Pears, the team's right tackle last season, will move inside to the guard spot, while rookie Seantrel Henderson has secured the starting tackle position, according to the Buffalo...
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Hopkins, Wingo among Bills' cuts to get roster to 75

BY DAN BEGNOCHENFL rosters must be down to 75 by 4 p.m. Tuesday. The Buffalo Bills took care of business a day early.Headlined by the departure of kicker Dustin Hopkins and running back Ronnie Wingo, the team cut 11 players Monday to get down to the league mandate prior to its final preseason game Thursday against the Detroit Lions.Hopkins, a sixth-round pick in last year's draft...
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Before drafting you need to see Buffalo Bills WR Sammy Watkin’s fantasy ranking

With the preseason games that most teams use as a dress rehearsal now in the rearview mirror, the 2014 NFL season is officially right around the corner. The next time fans see the league’s star players it will be during games on opening weekend. That means one thing: Fantasy football drafts are upon us. In order to get a ready, it’s time to start putting together a draft board...
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Jim Kelly says Bills QB Manuel has not been good

Today Buffalo Bills Hall of Fame quarterback Jim Kelly made a statement about EJ Manuel on Sirius XM radio that has some smiling. When he was asked about the Buffalo Bills quarterback situation, Jim was brutally honest. Hall of Fame QB Jim Kelly says, “Honestly, right now I’m not really happy with any of” the […] The post Jim Kelly says Bills QB Manuel has not been good...
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