Bills Rumors & News

  • Chiefs down Buffalo 30-22, improve to 6-5 on season

    Kansas City Star "The Chiefs’ showdown against the Buffalo Bills on Sunday had all the makings of a disappointing home loss — at least early on. It was cold and rainy, and the Chiefs appeared to be sleepwalking while the Bills — led by quarterback Tyrod Taylor, who was making all sorts of gorgeous throws —..." November 29

  • Karlos Williams knocked out of game in first quarter

    ESPN "Buffalo Bills running back Karlos Williams left in the first half of Sunday's game against the Kansas City Chiefs and did not return. Williams injured his shoulder on a 2-yard run in the first quarter and immediately departed for the locker room. He had two carries for five yards before leaving..." November 29

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    Mike Rodak @mikerodak

    Tyrod Taylor is officially probable. Mario Williams is out.

  • Kyle Williams already planning comeback from season-ending surgery

    ESPN "Buffalo Bills defensive tackle Kyle Williams will undergo season-ending surgery on his left knee, he said Friday. The Bills made the decision Thursday after Williams' injured meniscus did not respond to almost six weeks of treatment. The starting defensive tackle has not practiced or played..." November 27

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    Joe Buscaglia @JoeBuscaglia

    Rex Ryan said it doesn't look good for Mario Williams to play #Bills

  • Report: NFL official Ed Walker mistakenly used college rule on Sammy Watkins catch

    Larry Brown Sports "Monday night was probably the ugliest performance we have seen this season from a group of NFL officials, and one of them may have have gotten confused because of his days officiating at the collegiate level. In addition to the inadvertent whistle that may have cost the New England Patriots a..." November 25

  • Semifinalists for Pro Football Hall of Fame's 2016 class "The Pro Football Hall of Fame's Class of 2016 was trimmed down to 25 on Tuesday during NFL Network's Gold Jacket Semifinalists special. The original field of 108 nominees and these selections will be cut to 15 in early January. The group of semifinalists includes 22 players and three coaches,..." November 25

  • What are the worst calls by referees this season? Here are our top five

    Yahoo! Sports "Super Bowl 50, billed as a celebration of a half-century of what has become the pinnacle sporting event in the Western Hemisphere, was marred — before the game ever started — on an obscure automatic coin toss loss by the Carolina Panthers for sending too many captains (teams are allowed six) out..." November 25

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    Ian Rapoport @RapSheet

    Bills G John Miller, who was carted off last night, suffered just a minor ankle sprain, source said. No break.

  • Defense steps up as Patriots hold on to beat Bills, 20-13

    CSN New England "You don't win 10 consecutive games to start a season without being able to win games in different ways. The Patriots' offense -- already missing Dion Lewis (for the season) and Julian Edelman (until the playoffs) -- took a double hit Monday night when wide receivers Aaron Dobson and Danny..." November 24

  • Ryan hopes Taylor is ready for Kansas City

    Buffalo News "The Bills couldn't pull the upset in New England. They're still not on the Patriots' level. Now, all attention will likely turn toward the health of the quarterback: Tyrod Taylor. Taylor appeared the hurt his right shoulder in the fourth quarter of the 20-13 loss, likely on his 15-yard..." November 24

  • Ray Lewis: I would take Rex Ryan over Bill Belichick

    Larry Brown Sports "Ray Lewis picked the Buffalo Bills to defeat the New England Patriots during the “Monday Night Football” pregame this week, and part of the reason for that is he would rather play for Rex Ryan than Bill Belichick. Before the Patriots hung on to beat the Bills 20-13, Lewis spoke about the..." November 24

  • Bills inactives "Here are the Bills inactives for tonight’s game against the Patriots. DT Kyle Williams DT Stefan Charles OT Cyrus Kouandjio G Gabe Ikard LB Randell Johnson RB Boom Herron QB Josh Johnson" November 23

  • NFL Targets Massive Payday in Thursday Night TV Deal

    The Hollywood Reporter "One of the last big sports rights opportunities for several years is about to become available to TV networks. The NFL's Thursday Night Football — which for the past two seasons has aired on CBS via one-year deals — is generating intense interest as the league is likely to extend the length of the..." November 23

  • Incognito questionable for Monday night

    Pro Football Talk "As expected, Bills defensive tackle Kyle Williams is out for Monday night’s game at New England. The Buffalo injury report is otherwise mostly clean. Guard Richie Incognito is questionable for the AFC East tilt with a shoulder injury. Incognito was limited in practice on Friday and Saturday; he..." November 21

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    Joe Buscaglia @JoeBuscaglia

    Rex Ryan said its "50-50" whether Kyle Williams will be able to return this season. #Bills

  • For Bills, Woods finds himself in a new role

    Buffalo News "At his locker, Robert Woods doesn’t break his smile. He sees the direction of the Buffalo Bills’ offense and how he fits in. The identity of this unit – one ravaged by injuries the first two months of the season – is now clearing up. This third-year wide receiver, this former second-round pick,..." November 19

  • Report: 2016 NFL Draft to allow trades for compensatory picks

    Sportsnaut "The NFL is reportedly considering an exciting new twist to the 2016 NFL Draft. Prior to the upcoming draft in Chicago, compensatory draft picks were off the table for any potential trades. However, the league is expected to allow them to be part of the trade equation this spring, which ESPN’s..." November 19

  • Doug Flutie's parents die on same day

    ESPN "Doug Flutie's parents both passed away within an hour of each other Wednesday after being married for 56 years, the former NFL quarterback said on Facebook. Flutie said that his father, Dick, had been ill and died of a heart attack in the hospital. Less than an hour later, Dick Flutie's wife,..." November 18

  • Rex Ryan: It would be fun to add my brother to the Bills’ staff

    Pro Football Talk "Bills head coach Rex Ryan has entertained the possibility of adding his twin brother, Rob Ryan, to his coaching staff. Rob, who was fired as defensive coordinator of the Saints on Monday, could end up in Buffalo coaching for Rex, who said today that he would “never say never” to hiring..." November 17

  • NFL likely to charge $500M-$600M relocation fee for move to LA

    CBS Sports "It's not going to be cheap to move to Los Angeles. If the Rams, Raiders or Chargers make the move to Los Angeles in 2016, it's going to cost them some serious money. According to the Sports Business Journal, the NFL is going to charge a relocation fee of at least $500 million to any team that's..." November 16

  • Bills coach Rex Ryan again frustrated by headset issues

    ESPN "For the second time in the three games, the Buffalo Bills experienced issues with their headsets during Thursday's 22-17 victory against the New York Jets. "[It's] pretty frustrating," Ryan said Friday. "If we knew the answer, we wouldn't have those problems. It's unbelievable because we let..." November 14

  • Rex Ryan Aims Jab at Opponent and Lands Squarely on N.F.L.

    New York Times "Just when you think you’ve seen Rex Ryan at his most acute state of tone-deafness, he outdoes himself. Last week, Ryan, the Buffalo Bills’ first-year coach, trotted out Richie Incognito as one of his team’s captains when the Bills played the Dolphins in Buffalo. The gesture was clearly intended..." November 13

  • Bills hang tough to win Meadowlands slugfest

    Buffalo News "All along, “Rex Bowl I” was supposed to have been a close, competitive game. What else could be expected from Rex Ryan’s first go-around against a team he had coached for six years and with which he built the bombastic reputation he brought with him to the Buffalo Bills? The 22-17 victory at..." November 13

  • Stupid Nike Uniforms Wreaking Havoc On Colorblind NFL Fans

    Deadspin "Nike introduced some stupid new uniforms for tonight’s Bills-Jets game, and the color-on-color combination is especially bad for people with colorblindness, who are taking to Twitter to let the NFL know their displeasure. We’ve simulated what the game looks like to people with red-green..." November 13

  • EJ Manuel inactive; Josh Johnson serves as backup QB "The NFL career of EJ Manuel has already had its share of twists and turns with a handful of moves up and down Buffalo’s quarterback depth chart. On Thursday night there was another surprising change in course. Manuel was listed as one of the team’s seven inactive players for the Bills game against..." November 12

  • LeSean McCoy, Sammy Watkins probable for Thursday night

    Pro Football Talk "Bills running back LeSean McCoy left last Sunday’s game against the Dolphins with a shoulder injury and said after the game that he’d be fine in time to play against the Jets on Thursday night. McCoy has made good on his vow. He was listed as a non-participant in Monday’s practice, but got..." November 11

  • Geno Smith denies he owed IK Enemkpali money

    Newsday "No one was surprised, least of all Geno Smith. The Jets quarterback said Tuesday he wasn't fazed by Rex Ryan's decision to make IK Enemkpali, the former teammate who broke Smith's jaw during training camp, a captain for Thursday night's Bills-Jets game. "I don't know why you guys are..." November 11

  • Rex Ryan defends IK Enemkpali captain pick

    Rochester Democrat and Chronicle "For some reason, which Rex Ryan can’t quite figure out, a bee’s nest has been stirred up over his announcement on Monday that defensive end I.K. Enemkpali would serve as a captain Thursday night when the Bills meet the New York Jets at the Meadowlands. “There’s so much made about the captain..." November 11

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    Mike Rodak @mikerodak

    Rex Ryan says he believes LeSean McCoy will play Thursday. “How significant his role will be? I’m not real sure right now."

  • NFL officials in Mexico City, seeing if it’s ready for 2016 game

    Pro Football Talk "As the NFL continues to expand its inventory in England, they’re also looking at games outside our borders but on our continent. According to Albert Breer of the NFL Network, a group of league officials will be in Mexico City through Wednesday, trying to determine if Azteca Stadium is prepared..." November 10

  • Rex Ryan uses ex-Dolphins as captains against Miami

    Larry Brown Sports "Rex Ryan had some fun with the rivalry between the Dolphins and Bills on Sunday. For the second time this season, the Bills coach selected three former Miami players as his captains. Ryan, perhaps for motivation and perhaps for a few laughs, tapped three former Dolphins in his ranks – Richie..." November 09

  • Rex Ryan downplays MetLife return, calls Jets 'just another opponent'

    ESPN "Rex Ryan will make his return to MetLife Stadium when the Buffalo Bills travel to play the New York Jets this Thursday night, but he hasn't indicated giving his first meeting with his old team any added importance. "I promise you, it's just another opponent right now," Ryan said Sunday after..." November 09

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    Joe Buscaglia @JoeBuscaglia

    #Bills HC Rex Ryan confirms IK Enemkpali will be one of the captains on Thursday night

  • Sammy Watkins had a stunning 93 percent of the Bills’ receiving yards

    Pro Football Talk "Bills receiver Sammy Watkins did something on Sunday that no player has done in the NFL in the 21st Century. Watkins had 168 receiving yards on a day when the Bills totaled 181 receiving yards. That means he caught 93 percent of the Bills’ receiving yards, the highest percentage in the NFL..." November 09

  • Ndamukong Suh Threatens to "Slam the F**k" Out of Tyrod Taylor After Refs' Terrible Call

    Complex "It doesn't matter what uniform he's wearing: Ndamukong Suh is gonna be Ndamukong Suh. We're referring to the no-chill, will-kick-your-helmet-off Ndamukong Suh. That's who showed up against the Bills. The latest unflattering Suh headline was caused by a bad call. Suh had Bills quarterback Tyrod..." November 09

  • Bills 33, Dolphins 17

    Buffalo News "So this is what a healthy Buffalo Bills offense looks like. With Tyrod Taylor, LeSean McCoy, Karlos Williams and Sammy Watkins together again, the Bills moved the ball at will on Miami's defense in a 33-17 win at Ralph Wilson Stadium. All four took turns throwing the haymakers and Buffalo..." November 08

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    Ian Rapoport @RapSheet

    #Bills WR Sammy Watkins will play today on a sprained ankle, which he indicated Friday. The question is how many plays will he be able to go

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    Ian Rapoport @RapSheet

    #Bills WR Percy Harvin, placed on IR Saturday, won't be reaching an injury settlement with the team. He'll have surgery & his season is over

  • Bills' McCoy downplays shoulder injury: 'I should be fine for Thursday's game'

    The Score "Buffalo Bills running back LeSean McCoy doesn't believe the shoulder injury he suffered Sunday against the Miami Dolphins is serious. McCoy left the game in the fourth quarter after being tackled by Ndamukong Suh. Prior to leaving the game, McCoy rushed for 112 yards and a touchdown and caught..." November 08

  • Bills rule backup OT Kouandjio out

    Pro Football Talk "The Bills announced Saturday that offensive tackle Cyrus Kouandjio will miss Sunday’s game vs. the Dolphins due to a knee injury. He was not listed on the team’s injury report this week. He becomes the second Bills player to suffer an injury during the practice week this week; wide receiver..." November 07

  • Bills place Percy Harvin on injured reserve

    Pro Football Talk "The first — and likely last — season for Percy Harvin in Buffalo has ended. The Bills have announced that Harvin has been placed on injured reserve. Taking his roster spot will be cornerback Leodis McKelvin, who has been activated from the reserve/non-football injury list. Harvin started the..." November 07

  • Whaley says Bills placing Harvin on IR a possibility

    Buffalo News "General Manager Doug Whaley said Friday it was possible the Bills would place wide receiver Percy Harvin on the injured-reserve list due to a “flare up” of a knee injury. Harvin did not play in the Oct. 18 loss against Cincinnati because of a hip injury, as reported by the team. He did not..." November 06

  • Smartphone Breathalyzer Company Ranks the Drunkest NFL Fanbases (Congrats, Buffalo!)

    Complex "Ever wonder which NFL fanbases get the drunkest while watching their respective teams play? Thanks to the folks at BacTRACK -- a company that sells smartphone breathalyzers -- we may have the answer. Using data collected by BacTRACK during the first seven Sundays of the NFL season, and dividing..." November 04

  • Bills’ Karlos Williams frustrated by concussion

    Buffalo News "As Karlos Williams headed home from the Buffalo Bills’ loss to the New York Giants on Oct. 4, he knew something was wrong. His balance was off. Headaches set in. Soon, the running back realized he had a concussion – and he’s been out of commission since. For a month, Williams’ progress has been..." November 03

  • Bills expect Taylor to return at 100 percent Sunday vs. Dolphins

    The Score "A bye week appears to have come at the perfect time for Tyrod Taylor and the Buffalo Bills. The quarterback was on the practice field Monday, where head coach Rex Ryan told reporters that he expects Taylor to return at 100 percent for this week's game against the Miami Dolphins. Taylor, who..." November 02

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    Joe Buscaglia @JoeBuscaglia

    #Bills HC Rex Ryan: I feel really good about Sammy Watkins. He'll be limited Wednesday, but we'll see from there

  • Bills' Karlos Williams returns to practice

    The Score "Buffalo Bills running back Karlos Williams returned to practice on Monday after missing the team's previous three games due to a concussion. Williams suffered the injury against the New York Giants in Week 4, but after the Bills' bye in Week 8, the running back has been cleared to return to the..." November 02

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    Rand Getlin @Rand_Getlin

    #Bills WR Percy Harvin has met with the team, and together with doctors, they're evaluating the extent of his hip injury.

  • Bills have had "positive" communication with Harvin

    WGR 550 Sports Radio "A source with knowledge of the situation has informed me that the Bills have had communication with Percy Harvin this week and things are “positive.” Harvin missed the Bills game last Sunday against the Jacksonville Jaguars for what the team called “personal reasons.” He did not travel with..." October 31