BILLS RUMORS & GOSSIP

Could Justin Zimmer play an important role for the Buffalo Bills?

Losing first round draft pick Shaq Lawson due to shoulder surgery earlier this offseason the Buffalo Bills’ plans along the defensive line were dealt a serious blow. Expected to slot in as a day one starter, the loss of Lawson to a pre-existing injury has definetly put a damper on the Bills’ preseason plans. AROUND COVER32 Madden Monday: Drafting your connected franchise Fantasy...
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8 hours ago  |  Discuss

Tyrod Taylor could lead Buffalo Bills to the AFC East Division Title

With the New England Patriots potentially in limbo with Tom Brady’s suspension could this be the year that the Buffalo Bills finally manage to turn the tables on the evil empire. Behind the rising star that is quarterback Tyrod Taylor and some other top youngsters could the Bills’ really challenge to win the division? AROUND COVER32 Fantasy Friday: Five players whose stock is...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

Buffalo Bills’ receiver Sammy Watkins reverses course on return date

Well that did not take long. Just a couple of week after Buffalo Bills wide receiver Sammy Watkins announced through the media that he would ready to go by the time training camp rolls around, Watkins has reversed course on the date he expects to return to football activities. AROUND COVER32 Fantasy Friday: Five players whose stock is rising Throwback Thursday: The great LaDainian...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

Sammy Watkins may not be ready for training camp

Sammy Watkins was supposed to be ready for training camp, but the wide receiver is no longer sure if that timeline will work out. The Bills receiver told ESPN’s Vaughn McClure that he’s still pushing for training camp, but he may not be ready in time. Sammy Watkins told @vxmcclure23 yesterday, "Hopefully I'll be back [for training camp]. If not, then cool." pic.twitter...
Via Larry Brown Sports
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Sammy Watkins backtracks on comments about him being ready for training camp

At this point, it’s really just a guessing game on when Buffalo Bills wide receiver Sammy Watkins will return to the field. Watkins is recovering from a broken foot, so the Bills planned to bring the former first round pick along slowly. But last week, Watkins told reporters that he would definitely be available for the start of training camp. Well after making those comments,...
Via No Guts, No Glory
2 days ago  |  Discuss

NFL Notes: Bills, Jets & Rams

Bills Bills DT Marcell Dareus, who has signed a massive extension of his own, mentioned during an appearance on Sirius XM NFL Radio this week that CB Stephon Gilmore needs to remain patient and understand that this is a business. “He’s got to understand that it’s a business and you’ve got to be patient,” said Dareus, via BuffaloBills.com. “You can’t just be like...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Bills & QB Tyrod Taylor Still In Talks Regarding An Extension, Could Spill Over Into Season

Sal Capaccio of WGR 550 Buffalo reports that the Bills and QB Tyrod Taylor are open to an in-season extension. A source familiar with the situation tells Capaccio that the two parties have continued to discuss an extension. However, it’s unlikely that they’ll have a deal in place before the start of the 2016 season. Bills GM Doug Whaley has said that they plan to work on a...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
6 days ago  |  Discuss

NFL Notes: Bills, Jaguars, Lions, & Titans

Bills The Buffalo Bills announced some personnel changes on Tuesday including: Kelvin Fisher – named Player Personnel Advisor. Bo Taliaferro – promoted to BLESTO Scout. Ryan Hollern – hired as College Scouting Coordinator. Collin Dotterer – hired as a Player Personnel Assistant. Jaguars Jaguars free agent addition CB Prince Amukamara said he was still hopeful he...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
6 days ago  |  Discuss

A Buffalo Bills receiver admits he's risking his roster spot by pursuing the Olympics

The Buffalo Bills are fairly thin at wide receiver entering 2016. Sammy Watkins is dealing with a broken foot, while Percy Harvin and Chris Hogan are no longer in the picture, either. Marquise Goodwin is a lightning-quick offensive weapon who's currently attempting to make the U.S. Olympic long jump team. Making the squad would be a huge accomplishment for Goodwin, but it could...
Via Fox Sports
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Offensive tackle signed by Bills after minicamp tryout

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) The Buffalo Bills have signed offensive tackle Justin Renfrow after inviting him to their mandatory minicamp. Listed at 6-foot-6 and 310 pounds, Renfrow split the 2014 season with Seattle and Green Bay but has yet to appear in an NFL game. He originally was signed by Arizona in 2014 as an undrafted rookie free agent out of Miami. Renfrow was one of seven...
Via Associated Press
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Rex Ryan and Rob Ryan riding on tandem bike is priceless

Sometimes, a picture is worth a thousand words. Other times, you have Rex Ryan and Rob Ryan on a tandem bike and you’re speechless. Seriously, check this out. A bicycle built for two Ryan brothers pic.twitter.com/abHUPndkgA — Jonah Bronstein (@lebronstein) June 17, 2016 The two brothers, who are coaching together professionally for the first time — connected at the hip...
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11 days ago  |  Discuss

Rex Ryan: Buffalo Bills ‘won the off-season’

Rex Ryan is feeling confident about his team. He told reporters Thursday that the Buffalo Bills won the offseason and challenged other teams to match what his team has done. “I can’t wait to get the season started,” Ryan said, via The Buffalo News. “I’m just telling you right now: forget the vacation. I wish it was shorter. And I mean it. I’m excited about this team...
Via The Sports Daily
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Buffalo Bills: Three breakout candidates

Going into an NFL season, most fans have a solid grasp on who the leaders of their team are.  For example, Buffalo Bills fans are going into this season knowing that guys like Sammy Watkins, Marcell Dareus, and Stephon Gilmore will be huge pieces to their success.  But, in order to win big in the NFL, teams need some of their lesser known players to become big time producers, going...
Via isportsweb.com
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: Cardale Jones Shows Off Arm Strength, Accuracy At Bills Minicamp

Cardale Jones was known for his prodigious arm strength and ability to throw downfield while at Ohio State. These skills were some of the major reasons why the Buffalo Bills decided to draft Jones in the fourth round this year.  Today, at team minicamp, Jones showed off some of his downfield passing proficiency, drilling a deep ball into a netting.  Cardale Jones. SPLASHpic.twitter...
Via College Spun
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Bills WR sits ahead of Olympic trials with Rex Ryan’s support

Buffalo Bills receiver Marquise Goodwin is also known for his ability in the long jump, competing for the University of Texas in track as well as football and representing the U.S. in the 2012 Olympics before he was picked in the third round of the 2013 NFL draft. Being a multi-sport athlete in college is one thing, but those multi-sport dreams go away for most once they make the...
Via The Comeback
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Karlos Williams shows up to Bills workouts overweight, blames it on eating to support pregnant wife

It’s not unusual to hear of NFL players showing up to workouts overweight this time of year. This is the tail end of their offseason when things start to pick back up before the season starts again, and clearly some players take better care of themselves than others. Karlos Williams fell underneath the category of players who showed up to workouts overweight, much to the dismay...
Via The Comeback
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Bills’ Running Back Karlos Williams Blaming Pregnant Fiancee For Showing Up To Minicamp Overweight

Buffalo Bills’ running back Karlos Williams showed up to mandatory minicamp a little out-of-shape. The second-year tailback, listed at 230 pounds, reportedly appeared “heftier” than that after missing OTAs this spring.   Williams, who played collegiately at Florida State, said his pregnant fiancee is – somewhat – to blame.  The former Seminole welcomed his fourth child...
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14 days ago  |  Discuss

Karlos Williams shows up to camp overweight, blames fiancee’s pregnancy

There is a first for everything. And in this case, we have our first for an athlete blaming showing up overweight at minicamp on his fiancee’s pregnancy. Running back Karlos Williams showed up for Buffalo Bills camp this week overweight. He says the reason he gained so much weight over the offseason is because he ate every time his fiancee ate while she was pregnant. “It definitely...
Via Larry Brown Sports
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Stephon Gilmore: ‘I’m just here so I won’t get fined’

Buffalo Bills cornerback Stephon Gilmore is taking part in the team’s mandatory minicamp this week after sitting out OTAs earlier in the offseason. Gilmore’s absence from these previous team activities was rooted in a contract stalemate between himself and the team. Gilmore, 25, is set to make over $11 million 2016 after Buffalo picked up the fifth-year option on his rookie...
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15 days ago  |  Discuss

Jim Kelly thinks Rex Ryan will be fired if Bills miss playoffs

Jim Kelly believes Rex Ryan will be fired as Buffalo Bills head coach if he fails to lead the team to the playoffs next season. The Hall of Famer and Bills icon made the comments concerning Ryan’s perceptively shaky future with the organization during a Thursday appearance on “The Jim Rome Show.” “I think we need to do it [make the playoffs],” said Kelly, as transcribed...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Sammy Watkins says 'nobody knows' when he'll be healthy

Sammy Watkins made a startling statement on Wednesday as it relates to his recently broken foot. He has no idea when he’ll be ready to play. “This is an injury where you have to be really careful,” Watkins said, via Joe Buscaglia of ABC 7 in Buffalo. “The only thing that I can do is listen to the staff and take it slow, and just, really protect myself, and they’re going...
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26 days ago  |  Discuss

Bills OT ready to rejoin team after mysterious absence

Seantrel Henderson has had a wildly up-and-down football career. A polished offensive lineman, he was a massive prospect coming out of high school and a freshman starter at Miami. But injuries, failed drug tests and a car crash derailed him in college, and he ended up a seventh-round pick of the Buffalo Bills in the 2014 NFL Draft. In Buffalo he recaptured his former promise, starting...
Via The Comeback
29 days ago  |  Discuss

Buffalo Bills’ laughable media policy will only hurt themselves

We’re reminded all too often that the NFL is basically an autocratic alliance of 32 autocratic organizations. Tuesday’s reminder? The new media guidelines unveiled by the Buffalo Bills, which forbid reporters from “referencing plays run or game strategy, including trick plays or unusual formations” and from “reporting on personnel groupings, sub-packages, players who are...
Via Awful Announcing
May 25, 2016  |  Discuss

Bills ban media from reporting on dropped passes, INTs

The Buffalo Bills released their new training camp media policy on Tuesday, and let’s just say it’s a strict one. Many of the demands are standard. Reporters are forbidden from tweeting or writing about trick plays and special packages. They have also been told to not speculate about injuries that occur during portions of practice that are not open to the public. It gets a lot...
Via Larry Brown Sports
May 24, 2016  |  Discuss

Cardale Jones takes another shot at NCAA with tweet

Back in April, former Ohio State quarterback Cardale Jones, now with the Buffalo Bills, teed off on the NCAA on Twitter, accusing the organization of exploiting college athletes. On Monday, he took another shot at the NCAA while responding to some fan mail. Jones, one of the more beloved athletes at Ohio State, joked on Twitter that it “feels good” to finally be able to return...
Via College Spun
May 09, 2016  |  Discuss
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