1. 2012 Buffalo Bills Draft: Hits, Misses, Whiffs and Total Mysteries

    In recapping and trying to come up with a grade for the performance of the Bills in the 2012 NFL Draft , I have set aside my personal preferences and looked at it from either a team's need or best player available standpoint...

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  2. Life in the Crosshairs: Gregg Williams and the Bounty Hunters of New Orleans

    The Saints may have been the bounty hunters for the past three seasons, but these bounty hunters have become the hunted, as NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell has them squarely in his crosshairs...

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  3. NFL Week 2: Random Thoughts and Observations

    Some things from Week Two's NFL games that occur to me: Are those really the Buffalo Bills I'm watching? Stopping teams on defense and putting up points on offense are what I've ...

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  4. NFL Week 1: Random Thoughts, Observations and How I Column

    Just some things that came to mind while watching Week 1's games or seeing the results. Okay, Colts fans, say it with me: "Uh Oh!...

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  5. Breaking News: QB a Priority in Buffalo Bills 2011 Free Agency Plans

    The Buffalo Bills head into the impending free agency period with a reported $38 million to spend. However, in my estimation, at least one report has them considering spending their money in a somewhat less than desirable fashion...

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  6. The 1973 Buffalo Bills: A Story of a Life, a Love and a Relationship

    The year was 1973. A boy, all of fourteen yeas old, would be going to his first ever football games that year. It was the year the Buffalo Bills first played in what was then called Rich Stadium...

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  7. 2011 Bills: Premier Prognostication Prints, Outlook Not Pretty for Improvement

    Author's Note: Some of what I am stating here is based upon comments in The Sporting News 2011 Football Annual, and will reflect their printed opinion. I will make distinctions throughout this piece regarding their comments/opinions and my own...

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  8. Buffalo Bills 2011: Free Agency Signings to Fill Out and Improve the Roster

    With the NFL draft in the rear-view mirror and the 2011 season in limbo, free agency is likely to be the first event on the card if and when the NFL resumes normal operations...

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  9. Bills 2011 Draft Review: How the More Things Change, the More They Stay the Same

    From friends I spoke with, reports in the Buffalo media, Buffalo sports talk radio and even to articles here, I assuredly got an intense sense of trepidation from followers of the Bills regarding the draft...

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  10. 2011 NFL Draft: Some Names Buddy Nix and the Buffalo Bills Should Get to Know

    As the 2011 NFL Draft comes closer by the day, the rumors get hotter, and in some cases, more strange and confusing. I find myself stepping away from the first round and starting to look at the second round...

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  11. 2011 NFL Draft: Buffalo Bills GM Buddy Nix Gives a Big Hint of His Direction

    This evening, ESPN aired a special titled On The Clock . It was essentially a draft overview program with the usual suspects in John Clayton, Mel Kiper and Todd McShay...

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  12. 2011 NFL Draft: 10 Who Might Be Overdrafted

    Author's note: While most of what is express here is my own opinion after watching games at length, some multiple times, I also used Pro Football Weekly's 2011 Draft Preview for ...

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  13. Buffalo Bills: So You Think They Should Pick a QB in Round Two? Think Again

    Throughout the process, many Bills fans have been making their voices heard as to whom the team should take at quarterback. Some want Cam Newton, some Blaine Gabbert, some say wait until next year to go hard after Andrew Luck...

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  14. Choices Adrian Peterson Has That Slaves Did Not

    Author's Note: This article contains irony and sarcasm. Please be aware that these vehicles are most assuredly not intended to mock or make light of actual slavery, which I find ...

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  15. 2011 Draft: Bills Fans Anxious as Spectre of Buffalo's Draft Killer Rises

    As the 2011 NFL Draft approaches, I'm seeing and hearing skepticism growing that the Buffalo Bills will benefit from the third pick overall. As hard as I try to be optimistic, it's even hard for me to maintain that outlook...

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  16. Super Bowl XLV: The Most Iconic Super Bowl Ever?

    Whenever we get to the point of knowing who the Super Bowl opponents will be, most of us hope for a great game, or at least a good one...

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  17. Numbers Prove Ryan Fitzpatrick is Not the Bills Long-Term Answer at Quarterback

    Lately, I've begun to see the thought put forth that the Bills may not need to draft a quarterback. Ryan Fitzpatrick, some say, is good enough to be a long-term answer, he just needs more help around him...

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  18. Bills Lose Home Opener to Dolphins: Why This Proves They Have Yet to Bottom Out

    In losing today's home opener to the Miami Dolphins, the Bills proved a number of things to be true. Some of them many of us already knew. Some may have been suspected but not known for certain...

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  19. 2010 NFL Draft Preview: What The Buffalo Bills Should Do With Pick No. 9

    Two warnings right up front: This is my opinion, my opinion only. It is based upon watching many games last fall, the Senior Bowl game and the workouts, and the NFL Combine...

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  20. Potential New OT Rules for NFL: What is the Competition Committee Thinking?

      Perhaps lost in the avalanche of information from the combine, but certainly diametrically opposed to a statement from NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell on the subject, came an announcement from the NFL's Competition Committee...

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  21. No Popcorn For You: Bills Elect Not To Make an Offer To Owens

    Tonight's announcement by the Buffalo Bills that they would not offer Terrell Owens a contract could hardly be labeled a surprise...

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  22. Yet Another Rerun: The "Buddy System" Showing Again in Buffalo

    I've tried to be optimistic about the way the GM and Head Coaching spots were filled in Buffalo. Really. I've tried to convince myself that despite lack of definitive evidence, Buddy Nix was ...

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  23. Firing Dick Jauron a First Step for Buffalo, More Important Ones Must Follow

    So Ralph Wilson has finally done the right thing by firing Dick Jauron. He was clearly unable to turn the team around, and should not have gotten the extension he did last year...

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  24. San Diego Chargers' Struggles Connected to the Fall of LaDainian Tomlinson

    The San Diego Chargers are once again struggling at the beginning of this season, just as they did last year. Injuries, certainly are part of it. But there's an even bigger reason...

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  25. Bills Lose To Browns 6-3, Confirm Their Own Incompetency

    On Sunday, the Buffalo Bills and Cleveland Browns put on a show that clearly set NFL football back about 50 years. That the Browns escaped with a 6-3 victory was due less to their own superiority than to the Bills proving their utter incompetency...

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