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Bills center says ESPN is the reason Michael Sam is not on a team

Today Ross Tucker the former NFL player stated that Michael Sam performed better than many but still was not on a practice squad. Well Eric Wood the Bills center quickly blamed ESPN because Sam is considered a distraction. What do you think? The post Bills center says ESPN is the reason Michael Sam is not on a team appeared first on NFL Draft Diamonds.
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New Buffalo Bills QB Kyle Orton Proves is the Smartest Quarterback Alive

Why on Earth is Kyle Orton smiling so much? He does realize that he is signing with the Buffalo Bills, right? They...they aren't good. How can he be happy about signing with a team whose best wide receiver only shines in practice and practice only?Easy--because deep down inside he knows he is the smartest quarterback alive.@buffalobillsWhy? Well--lets look at what he has accomplished...
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Bills announce their practice squad; Jeff Tuel lands on P/S

Today the Buffalo Bills signed seven to their practice squad DB Deon Broomfield LB Jimmy Gaines WR Caleb Holley DE Ike Igbinosun DE Bryan Johnson DB Kenny Ladler QB Jeff Tuel The post Bills announce their practice squad; Jeff Tuel lands on P/S appeared first on NFL Draft Diamonds.
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NFL 53-man cutdown update: Buffalo Bills

As of Sunday 8/31 8AM ET, Per NFL transaction wire, All teams down to 53 by Saturday 8/30 4PM. Players released: LB Xavius Boyd DT Landon Cohen TE Dominique Jones CB Kamaal McIlwain CB Sam Miller P Brian Moorman QB Jordan Palmer FB Evan Rodriguez WR Naaman Roosevelt C Jared Wheeler QB Jeff Tuel S Deon Broomfield LB Jimmy Gaines ...
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NFL Rumors: How long before Kyle Orton starts for the Buffalo Bills?

The Buffalo Bills made a shrewd move in the final week of the preseason by signing veteran quarterback Kyle Orton. Orton had been backing up Tony Romo in Dallas but skipped offseason workouts while threatening retirement. The veteran journeyman was released by the Cowboys on July 16. Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network reports the one-year deal with worth approximately $5 million. Because...
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Report: First year of Kyle Orton’s deal will pay him $5 million

It looks like the Buffalo Bills are paying Kyle Orton enough money that they believe he’ll be playing at some point. Wow. Per @RapSheet on Total Access, Orton's deal with the Bills will pay him $5M in the first year. Suggests he will play at some point. — Around The NFL (@AroundTheNFL) August 30, 2014 If E.J. Manuel doesn’t get better, Orton will be starting soon.   ...
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Bills Waiving WR T.J. Graham

  ESPN’s Adam Caplan reports that the Bills are waiving WR T.J. Graham ahead of Saturday’s roster cuts deadline. According to Caplan, the Bills have been trying to trade Graham since last season, but couldn’t find any takers. Buffalo acquired Mike Williams in a trade with the Buccaneers and later moved up for Sammy Watkins at No. 4 overall in this year’s draft, so...
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Report: Toronto group pushes Bon Jovi out of bid to buy Bills

The New York Post is reporting that the Toronto group bidding on the Buffalo Bills, led by Larry Tanenbaum and Edward Rogers, is pushing Jon Bon Jovi out of the group, citing the rocker's desire to control the team, which he doesn't have the cash for. As a result, the group can't make the kind of offer they want to. The controlling owner must have 30 percent of the...
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EJ Manuel and the political landscape of the NFL.

So the Bills finally signed a back-up QB that has actually spent some time in the NFL and played the game reasonably well at the professional level. Don’t get me wrong, nobody is going to confuse Kyle Orton’s career with Jim Kelly’s (or Joe Ferguson’s for that matter) but, he’s a capable QB who has shown the ability to lead a team and demonstrated some proficiency at his...
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Report: Bon Jovi pushed out of group bidding for Bills

It sounds as if Jon Bon Jovi got a little taste of the Richie Sambora treatment himself this week after the wealthy rocker was tossed out a group bidding for the Buffalo Bills.The deep-pocketed Toronto-based sports team owners — who put up an offer for the Buffalo Bills — and the New Jersey singer have parted ways,  reported The N.Y. Post.The remaining entities in the group...
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Buffalo Bills have signed Kyle Orton

The Buffalo Bills wasted no time to find a backup quarterback to EJ Manuel. Today the Buffalo Bills agreed to terms with Kyle Orton the former Dallas Cowboys quarterback. @MatthewFairburn: According to @JamesWalkerNFL the #Bills have agreed to terms with Kyle Orton to backup EJ Manuel. The post Buffalo Bills have signed Kyle Orton appeared first on NFL Draft Diamonds.
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Bills sign Kyle Orton

James Walker of ESPN reports that the Bills have agreed to a one-year contract with veteran QB Kyle Orton. Adam Caplan reported earlier in the day that a name to keep an eye on in regards to the Bills search for a backup quarterback is Orton, so this isn’t a complete surprise. Buffalo parted ways with Jordan Palmer Friday, despite signing him to a contract just a few days...
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There’s Something Very Wrong About This Buffalo Bills Hat

Buffalo Bills fan Joe Schieve bought a hat at the Bills’ team store Thursday night, and when he got home, he noticed something was a little off about one of the decals. Specifically, the fact the word “PATRIOTS” (along with the Pats’ logo) was stitched on the back instead of, you know, “BILLS”. Naturally, people suspected it was some Chinese knock-off and asked for proof...
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The future looks bleak for EJ Manuel and Bills fans, what else is new?

EJ Manuel gets strip sacked in a preseason game against the Bucaneers. James P. McCoy/Buffalo NewsAs preseason football draws to a close Patriot fans are reflecting on how great Jimmy Garoppolo has looked in the pocket or Dobson’s breakout performance in the Giants game and can relax as a feeling of optimism washes over them.That is not the case for Bills fans as they have previewed...
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Report: Bills Gauging Trade Interest In OL Kraig Urbik

  Jason La Canfora reports that the Buffalo Bills are gauging trade interest in veteran OL Kraig Urbik. Reports earlier in the day mentioned that the Bills are still looking for a backup quarterback and they have already announced the release of Jordan Palmer. However, they could be looking for draft compensation in return for Urbik, but that’s purely speculation on my part...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss
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