Bills Rumors & News

  • Rex Ryan suggests that, on his team, it’s mandatory to stand for the anthem

    Pro Football Talk "Plenty of NFL coaches and players will be asked plenty of questions about the decision of 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick to not stand for the national anthem. Bills coach Rex Ryan addressed the topic during a press conference on Sunday. While Ryan chose his words carefully, his message was..." August 28

  • Bills Sign QB Austin Trainor

    NFL Trade Rumors "The Buffalo Bills have signed QB Austin Trainor to a contract on Sunday, according to his agent David Canter." August 28

  • Report: NFL thinking about eliminating the preseason

    Sportsnaut "The NFL preseason isn’t for everyone. The casual fan really isn’t interested in watching training camp bodies play in a meaningless game. Though, it’s still a cash cow. Interest is there. Stadiums sell out. The cost of television rights remain relatively high. In reality, it makes very..." August 28

  • Cousins tosses three TD passes in Redskins' victory

    The Sports Xchange "Kirk Cousins threw three second-quarter touchdown passes and the Washington Redskins defeated the Buffalo Bills 21-16 in a preseason game Friday night at FedEx Field in Landover, Md. Buffalo quarterback E.J. Manuel drove the Bills from their own 34 to a first-and-goal at the Washington seven..." August 27

  • TE Gragg, CB Dowling suffer serious injuries "Bills head coach Rex Ryan made the conscious decision to preserve several of his key starters on defense and a few on offense and sat them for Friday’s preseason game at Washington. His decision proved to be a wise one because a few of his second and third teamers sustained injuries at FedEx..." August 27

  • Bills' Jonathan Williams: Exits early Friday

    CBS Sports "Williams left Friday's matchup with the Redskins due to a rib injury, Vic Carucci of WGRZ-TV repots." August 27

  • Rex: It was a 'stupid decision' to play Tyrod Taylor "The third preseason game typically serves as a regular-season dress rehearsal for teams league-wide -- but not in Buffalo. Saddled with a banged-up, suspension-addled roster, coach Rex Ryan used Friday night's tune-up against the Redskins as a chance to rest the majority of his first-stringers,..." August 27

  • Bills’ Chris Gragg Out For Season

    Pro Football Rumors "Chris Gragg will miss the season due to the knee injury he suffered Friday night, Mike Rodak of tweets. The fourth-year Bills tight end announced he would be out for the duration of the 2016 campaign in an Instagram post. Rex Ryan said earlier today the injury looked like a torn ACL,..." August 27

  • Tyrod Taylor eager to get Sammy Watkins back on the field Friday

    Buffalo News "Don’t blink, or you might miss Sammy Watkins in the preseason. The Buffalo Bills’ star receiver is expected to make his 2016 debut Friday night against Washington, but shouldn’t see much time at FedExField. “He probably won’t be in there a whole lot, but he is scheduled to play,” coach Rex..." August 26

  • Rex Ryan has gained 30 pounds since brother Rob joined the Bills

    Fox Sports "It isn't exactly clear if it's causation or correlation, but Buffalo Bills head coach Rex Ryan has gained 30 pounds since his twin bother Rob joined the Bills in January as the "Assistant Head Coach/Defense." But together they're making an effort to cut down on the "measurables," to borrow a..." August 25

  • Sammy Watkins to return from injury this week

    Sportsnaut "It appears that Buffalo Bills top receiver Sammy Watkins is slated to make his preseason debut this upcoming Friday. Watkins has been healing from an off-season foot surgery to repair a stress fracture. He was removed from the team’s physically unable to perform (PUP) list on August 8 after..." August 23

  • Karlos Williams Visits Jets

    Pro Football Rumors "Former Bills running back Karlos Williams surprisingly went unclaimed on waivers after being cut loose over the weekend, but he’s already garnering interest from another AFC East club. Williams met with the Jets today, according to Sal Capaccio of WGR 550 (Twitter link). However, “no deal is..." August 23

  • Marcell Dareus Went Out in Buffalo After Announcing He Was Going to Rehab

    The Big Lead "Marcell Dareus announced over the weekend that he would be heading to rehab in the wake of his second violation of the league’s drug policy. It also came at a time when the team was publicly talking about how frustrated they were with the 2-time Pro Bowler, who will miss the first 4 games of the..." August 22

  • NFL drops “probable” from injury report, redefines “questionable” and “doubtful”

    Pro Football Talk "It’s definite that “probable” no longer will be part of the NFL injury lexicon. As first noted (as best we can tell) by Armando Salguero of the Miami Herald and as the league office confirms, the widely-misconstrued P-word has been dumped from the injury reporting procedures. “The ‘Probable’..." August 21

  • Doug Whaley: Guys below Karlos Williams surpassed him

    Buffalo News "Opening Statement: Obviously, I’ve always said this is a performance-based business and the release of Karlos Williams was strictly performance based. He came in behind the eight-ball and never caught up and there were other guys on the roster that moved ahead of him, so in light of that, we..." August 21

  • Sammy Watkins, Kyle Williams headline Bills' inactives vs. Giants

    Buffalo News "The Buffalo Bills continue to play it safe with star receiver Sammy Watkins. The team has elected to keep Watkins on the sidelines for Saturday's second preseason game against the New York Giants at New Era Field. Watkins has returned to practice as he recovers from a broken foot suffered in..." August 20

  • Tyrod Taylor turns in another strong outing for Bills

    Pro Football Talk "The Bills could use some good news today. Fortunately for them, the game started. Quarterback Tyrod Taylor had another strong showing for the Bills, playing into the second quarter and staking them to a 7-0 lead over the Giants." August 20

  • Bills roll over winless Giants

    The Sports Xchange "ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. -- The Buffalo Bills scored 21 unanswered points, 14 of which came off two New York Giants fumbles, as Rex Ryan’s team got its first win of the preseason with a 21-0 triumph over Ben McAdoo’s winless New York Giants at New Era Stadium. Fresh off his recent contract..." August 20

  • Bills' Marcell Dareus to enter rehab after receiving 4-game suspension "Buffalo Bills defensive tackle Marcell Dareus is seeking help. The 26-year-old issued a statement Saturday afternoon stating that he will enter a rehab facility. "After careful consideration of recent events within my life, I have made the decision to enter a rehabilitation facility," Dareus..." August 20

  • Bills release Karlos Williams

    Larry Brown Sports "Karlos Williams’ disastrous offseason has cost him his job with the Buffalo Bills. The Bills announced on their website Saturday that they have released Williams. Williams was a fifth-round pick by the Bills last year and put together a strong rookie showing for Buffalo. He rushed for 517..." August 20

  • What is LeSean McCoy’s fantasy value?

    Buffalo Rumblings "The Bills traded for LeSean McCoy to bring in a game-changing, star running back. The debate on whether they got that or not will probably go on until he leaves the team, but that’s not what we’re here to discuss. We’re here to discuss whether or not your fantasy team got a star; someone who could..." August 18

  • Snoop Dogg Rips NFL for Allowing Players to Own Guns But Preventing Them From Smoking Weed

    Complex "Deep down, the NFL is probably not OK with its players owning guns. In the past, there have been quite a few players who have gotten themselves into trouble as a result of carrying guns, so if the league had its way, it would likely force all players to stop purchasing guns. They can’t legally..." August 18

  • Bills linebacker Manny Lawson arrested for domestic violence in 2014

    Buffalo News "Buffalo Bills outside linebacker Manny Lawson was arrested in 2014 for disorderly conduct/domestic violence in Scottsdale, Ariz., public records show. Lawson on Wednesday had denied a Buffalo News report he was facing a possible one-game suspension. A third source came forward Wednesday to..." August 18

  • Bills G.M.: Now that QB is done, focusing on a deal for Stephon Gilmore "Bills GM Doug Whaley was very pleased last Friday to announce that Tyrod Taylor had agreed to a multi-year contract agreement. He’s hoping he’ll get another opportunity to make such an announcement with another talented player on Buffalo’s roster. With Taylor now under contract, Whaley, in an..." August 18

  • NFLPA exec says NFL has 'zero credible evidence' for interview demands

    Sporting News "The NFL has threatened to suspend players mentioned in an Al Jazeera America report that alleges steroid use if they don't submit to an interview. The union isn't about to give in so easily. NFL Players' Association executive George Atallah told ESPN's "Outside the Lines" on Wednesday the..." August 18

  • Despite injuries, suspension, Rex Ryan says Bills defense on upswing

    ESPN "Coach Rex Ryan was back to making predictions Wednesday, declaring that his Buffalo Bills defense will be better in 2016 despite key injuries to rookies Shaq Lawson (shoulder) and Reggie Ragland (knee), as well as Tuesday's four-game suspension of star defensive tackle Marcell Dareus. "I see..." August 17

  • Manny Lawson doesn’t know where suspension report comes from

    Pro Football Talk "On Tuesday, there was a report from the Buffalo News that Bills linebacker Manny Lawson is facing a possible one-game suspension from the NFL under the Personal Conduct Policy that stemmed from a domestic situation. Lawson’s agent Jonathan Feinsod responded later in the day, saying that Lawson..." August 17

  • Jerry Hughes on how fatherhood has changed him, pressure in 2016 and his interesting offseason purchase

    Buffalo News "Seeing wide receivers or defensive backs catching extra balls after practice at training camp is as common as humidity in August. Seeing a defensive end do it, though, is about as rare as a snowstorm in September. But there was Jerry Hughes after the Buffalo Bills finished their on-field..." August 16

  • Bills DT Marcell Dareus facing 4-game drug suspension

    ESPN "Buffalo Bills star defensive tackle Marcell Dareus is facing a four-game suspension for another violation of the NFL's substance-abuse policy, league sources told ESPN's Adam Schefter. Dareus still could appeal the suspension, sources told Schefter. But the injury-plagued Bills are now in..." August 16

  • Manny Lawson cleared for practice

    Pro Football Talk "The Bills have gotten some good news about the health of one of their linebackers for a change. The team announced on Tuesday that Manny Lawson has been activated from the non-football injury list and will practice with the team for the first time since training camp opened. Lawson suffered a..." August 16

  • With strong game against Colts, rookie Kevon Seymour continues to impress

    Buffalo News "Rex Ryan and Kevon Seymour had a slight disagreement last week, even if they didn’t know about it. The Bills’ coach said he can’t remember a bad practice the rookie cornerback from Southern California has had. Seymour smiled when he heard what the coach had said, then gave a fairly standard..." August 15

  • Karlos Williams cleared, practicing today

    Buffalo Rumblings "Karlos Williams will not be on the active roster for opening day, but an equal concern for the Bills was his lack of conditioning coming into training camp. Today, he took another step towards preparing himself for the regular season. Per team announcement, Williams has passed his physical and..." August 15

  • Bills' Aaron Williams in concussion protocol

    The Score "Buffalo Bills head coach Rex Ryan informed the assembled media Monday morning that injured safety Aaron Williams has entered concussion protocol. Williams was injured in a collision with a teammate at practice on Thursday. The five-year pro underwent neck surgery in 2015 after jamming his..." August 15

  • Report: Geno Smith snubbing media for writing about one-year IK KO anniversary

    Sportsnaut "It just hasn’t been a great year for New York Jets quarterback Geno Smith, who is now reportedly snubbing the New York media for childish reasons. This has really been Smith’s modus operandi since entering the NFL. Viewed by some even before the draft in 2014 as a diva, it seems that’s how he..." August 15

  • NFL considers early week ’18 opener in China

    Sports Business Daily "The NFL could open the 2018 season on a Tuesday or Wednesday in China, with its traditional Thursday night season-opening game following later that same week, according to the league’s top international executive planning the proposed game. Intent on staging a game in China despit... " August 15

  • Bills signing pass rusher Kroy Biermann "The Bills aren't finished adding much-needed depth to their banged-up defense. Buffalo plans to add veteran pass rusher Kroy Biermann to the mix on a one-year deal, a source who spoke with the player told NFL Media's Conor Orr. Biermann, 30, spent his first eight seasons in Atlanta, piling..." August 15

  • Bills LB IK Enemkpali suffers 'major' knee injury

    Newark Star-Ledger "Bills outside linebacker IK Enemkpali, who is most famous for punching Jets quarterback Geno Smith in the face last August and breaking his jaw, sustained a "major" knee injury during Saturday night's preseason game against the Colts. That was the word from Bills coach Rex Ryan, during a..." August 14

  • Bills' Ryan names 4 ex-Colts as captains for preseason clash vs. Indianapolis

    The Score "Buffalo Bills head coach Rex Ryan never misses a chance to troll his opponents - even in the preseason. As the Bills open their preseason schedule against the Indianapolis Colts, Ryan looked around his locker room and saw an opportunity to have some fun." August 14

  • Irsay hints Colts sat Luck because Rex blitzes too much in preseason

    Pro Football Talk "The Colts did not play quarterback Andrew Luck in Saturday’s preseason game in Buffalo, and Bills coach Rex Ryan’s blitzes may be the reason. Colts owner Jim Irsay took to Twitter before the game and appeared to take a shot at Ryan. Irsay’s tweets are always inscrutable, but he appeared to be..." August 14

  • Rex Ryan critical of Bills' sloppy performance after preseason loss

    The Score "The Buffalo Bills suffered a one-point loss in their preseason opener against the Indianapolis Colts on Saturday, but the game was not as close as the score indicates. At least, that's Rex Ryan's take on the sloppy affair. While the Bills didn't commit any turnovers, they were flagged for 11..." August 14

  • Bills' Enemkpali expected to miss season with torn ACL

    The Score "Buffalo Bills linebacker IK Enemkpali is expected to miss the upcoming season with a torn ACL, a source informed NFL Network's Ian Rapoport. The third-year pro was carted off the field just before halftime of Saturday's preseason game against the Indianapolis Colts. Initial word from Bills head..." August 14

  • Bills reach stadium naming rights deal with New Era Caps

    ESPN "The Buffalo Bills announced Saturday that they have reached a stadium naming rights deal with Buffalo-based New Era Cap Company to sponsor Ralph Wilson Stadium. It is unclear what the stadium will be named under the New Era sponsorship. The venue has been called Ralph Wilson Stadium, in honor..." August 14

  • Colts pull out victory over Bills

    The Sports Xchange "Stephen Morris' 57-yard touchdown pass to Chester Rogers with 10:42 left Saturday night put the Indianapolis Colts ahead for good in a 19-18 NFL exhibition game win over the Buffalo Bills at Ralph Wilson Stadium in Orchard Park, N.Y. Morris and starting quarterback Scott Tolzien combined to..." August 13

  • Bills smart to take calculated risk on Taylor

    The Score "The Buffalo Bills signed Tyrod Taylor to a reported six-year, $92-million extension Friday, signifying their belief that he'll be the franchise quarterback the team's sorely been lacking for two decades. By hedging the contract with escalators, the Bills took a smart, calculated risk on a player..." August 13

  • Scary moment for Bills' Aaron Williams

    Rochester Democrat and Chronicle "If you were at St. John Fisher College on Thursday night and didn’t see it, you certainly heard it. The scariest moment of training camp occurred during the Bills’ night practice at Growney Stadium when safety Aaron Williams and wide receiver Dezmin Lewis collided violently, and both players..." August 12

  • Bills sign Taylor to reported 6-year extension worth $15M per season "It's been quite an offseason for the Bills, what with a litany of defensive injuries and running back suspensions piling up. Still, Buffalo will enter preseason play confident in at least one position: quarterback. The Bills have rewarded Tyrod Taylor with a contract extension, the team..." August 12

  • IK Enemkpali throws punch at teammate exactly one year after decking Geno Smith

    Fox Sports "Bills linebacker IK Enemkpali celebrated the one-year anniversary of him infamously breaking the jaw of former New York Jets teammate Geno Smith by taking a swing at a teammate during Bills practice Thursday. Enemkpali, who punched Smith last Aug. 11 reportedly over $600, fought with Bills..." August 12

  • Day Nine Bills Training Camp Observations: Goodwin showing 'different attitude'

    Buffalo News "Here are some observations from the ninth practice of the Buffalo Bills' training camp at St. John Fisher College Tuesday: It's not Rio, but it'll do: Marquise Goodwin could have been in Rio, competing in the Summer Olympics, but he failed to qualify in the long jump. So rather than make the..." August 10

  • Bills Suffer Huge Injury on Defense, How Will Rex Ryan Fill the Void?

    Black Sports Online "With reports of 2nd-round pick LB Reggie Ragland suffering a season-ending torn ACL, the Bills will be kicking off the season without their top two draft picks, and we’re not even waist deep into camp yet. The pressure now falls equally on the shoulders of head coach Rex Ryan, and general..." August 10

  • Reggie Ragland to have surgery, out for season "Buffalo Bills rookie linebacker Reggie Ragland is going under the knife later this week for surgery on his partially torn ACL, but only then will he find out whether he will be forced to sit out his rookie season. According to NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport, Ragland's knee is believed to have..." August 10

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