Keith Rivers is doubtful, Robert Woods is probable. #Bills
CBSSports.com "You may have noticed that when Donald Trump's involved with something, Donald Trump tries to make that thing all about Donald Trump. Take the purchase of the Buffalo Bills for instance. Trump was one of several bidders who tried to purchase the Bills from the Ralph Wilson estate. However,..." September 19
Buffalo News "The NFL's finance committee met with Terry and Kim Pegula today about buying the Buffalo Bills and unanimously recommended they become the team's next owners. Terry and Kim Pegula walked out of the NFL's headquarters at 345 Park Ave. and trotted down a few steps so NFL executive vice president..." September 17
ThePostGame.com "Fans in Buffalo should be thrilled to learn that the estate of late Bills owner Ralph Wilson has agreed to sell the franchise to Sabres owners Terry and Kim Pegula. That means the Bills will be staying in Western New York, a region whose identity is linked to the football team. In his new book..." September 17
Buffalo News "Brandon Spikes and Robert Woods made meaningful contributions to the Buffalo Bills’ convincing victory over the Miami Dolphins on Sunday – but not in ways you might initially expect. Both players turned in big plays on special teams - Spikes threw a key block on C.J. Spiller’s 102-yard kickoff..." September 16
ThePostGame.com "While there are still many questions to be answered as the NFL investigates its handling of Ray Rice's assault case, there are already a handful of prominent voices calling for commissioner Roger Goodell to step down and an intriguing candidate to take his place. U.S. Senator Kirsten..." September 16
Buffalo News "This is what it looks like when a plan comes together. The Buffalo Bills came into the 2014 season determined not to ask second-year quarterback EJ Manuel to have to carry the load himself. They’re 2 for 2 in that regard, as for the second straight week all three phases of the game..." September 15
Miami Herald "The first time Mike Wallace played a game at Buffalo, Bills fans used his ride as target practice. “I remember them throwing snowballs at our bus,” Wallace said with a chuckle. The last time Wallace visited Western New York, the reception was even chillier — from the opposition, if not the..." September 14
Buffalo News "The Buffalo Bills paid a dear price to acquire Sammy Watkins in the draft with the idea they were getting a No. 1 receiver. Of course, in Robert Woods’ mind, they already had one. “You want to be the best. You don’t ever come into a situation saying, ‘I want to be the No. 2.’ As long as you..." September 12
Forbes.com "Sources are telling me that Terry Pegula has won the bidding for the Buffalo Bills for about $1.1 billion. It is a record price paid for a professional football team that does not own its stadium. The deal could be officially announced today by Morgan Stanley MS -2.07%, the banker conducting..." September 10
Buffalo Rumblings "By now, you have heard that Buffalo Sabres owners Kim and Terry Pegula have been selected as the next owners of the Buffalo Bills. It's lovely news for sports fans in Western New York, and obviously bodes very well for the team's long-term future in the region. Next up in the logical chain of..." September 09
I'm told tentative agreement has been reached between the Bills and the Pegulas and an official announcement should come today.
ThePostGame.com "This NFL season has kicked off with more fanfare than ever before, and excitement for the sport isn't limited to the United States. For the first time in the league's history there will be three regular-season games played abroad, all of them at Wembley Stadium in London. The games will come on..." September 09
#Bills GM Doug Whaley says team has opened preliminary talks with CJ Spiller's agent on a new contract.
Buffalo News "Bills General Manager Doug Whaley took a lot of heat for mishandling the backup quarterback situation, and for good reason. But on Sunday in Chicago, the emphasis was no longer on the players Whaley failed to get, but the ones that he did. Virtually every player Whaley acquired in the offseason..." September 09
Rochester Democrat and Chronicle "Fred Jackson, who had contributed very little to the Buffalo offense all day, came through when the Buffalo Bills needed him most. The 33-year-old veteran, the oldest running back in the NFL, broke a 38-yard run to the Chicago 1, to set up Dan Carpenter's game-winning 27-yard field goal as the..." September 07
Pro Football Talk "When facing the Bears and wide receivers Brandon Marshall and Alshon Jeffery, cornerback is not a spot where you want to be shorthanded. It’s a tough draw for the Bills on Sunday, then, because their top cornerback is going to miss the game. Stephon Gilmore was listed as questionable on Friday..." September 07
Buffalo's EJ Manuel and Ryan Fitzpatrick already on hot seat. Their teams won't hesitate to turn to backup QBs, Kyle Orton and Ryan Mallett.
CBSSports.com "Buffalo Sabres owners Terry Pegula remains far and away the leading contender to land the Bills, with formal, binding bids due in mid-September and the vote on a new owner on pace for the October owner's meeting, numerous league sources said. Pegula is viewed as the most viable option. He has..." September 07
Rochester Democrat and Chronicle "Fantasy football mavens across the country spent a good chunk of the 2013 NFL season cursing Buffalo's C.J. Spiller. Coming off an explosive 2012 season when he rushed for 1,244 yards (with a whopping average of six yards per carry) and caught 43 passes for 459 yards while scoring a combined..." September 06
Pro Football Talk "Bills coach Doug Marrone may not be seeing eye to eye with the team’s front office about some of the players they’ve acquired, but there’s one guy on the team who’s close with Marrone: Mike Williams. Williams, a receiver who played for Marrone at Syracuse and was acquired by the Bills in a..." September 06
Pro Football Talk "Yes, Bills coach Doug Marrone recently had a testy exchange with team officials in the earshot of players. And here’s what caused it, per a league source. Marrone wasn’t happy with the decision to sign quarterback Kyle Orton so late in the calendar. Orton’s arrival post-preseason, with the..." September 06
Doug Marrone says Sammy Watkins "is available today" for Sunday's game at Chicago
CBSSports.com "Tension between Bills coach Doug Marrone and the team's front office spilled over recently in a loud verbal altercation on the practice field between the head coach and several team officials, according to numerous sources with knowledge of the situation, punctuating what had been a tumultuous..." September 05
BuffaloBills.com "On Thursday, August 29, Jim Kelly underwent a series of biopsies in New York City. Today, Dr. Peter Costantino Chairman of the Department of Otolaryngology – Head & Neck Surgery at Lenox Hill Manhattan Eye, Ear, & Throat Hospital reported to Jim Kelly that his biopsies showed no signs of..." September 05
Sammy Watkins was a full participant in Wednesday's practice.
Mentioned this weekend that #Bills QB Kyle Orton got more than $5M this year. He signed a 2-year, $11M deal, source says. $5.5M this year.
Buffalo Rumblings "For the first time in the 2014 season, the Buffalo Bills hit the practice field on Monday to begin preparations for a meaningful game. Their first practice leading up to Sunday's season opener against the Chicago Bears began with the return of several key players to the lineup. No name was..." September 02
ESPN.com "Buffalo Bills wide receiver Sammy Watkins said his injured ribs feel "just about normal" after practicing Monday. "I'm feeling pretty good," Watkins said. "Feel just about normal." The Bills do not have to release an injury report until Wednesday, so coach Doug Marrone declined to say how..." September 01
Pro Football Talk "The Bills’s decision to shake up their quarterback depth chart with the acquisition of Kyle Orton means that there was no room for Jeff Tuel on the team’s 53-man roster. There’s still a place for him in the organization, however. Tuel is back with the Bills as a member of the practice squad and..." September 01
Sammy Watkins participating in practice. LB Randell Johnson working on side. TE Lee Smith not on hand (toe). #Bills
CBSSports.com "The Bills announced their team captains Monday, and of the six players selected to wear the "C" on their jerseys, none are named EJ Manuel, the team's 2013 first-round pick. Maybe it's not terribly unusual for a second-year player to be overlooked for the honor, even if they're the starting..." September 01
New York Daily News "At least one Buffalo Bills player thinks he knows why Michael Sam did not catch on with an NFL team after being cut Saturday. Eric Wood, an offensive lineman for the Bills says to "Blame ESPN" in response to a reporter wondering why Sam didn't catch on after a solid preseason..." September 01
Pro Football Talk "Every year, there’s a player or two whose health hovers over the launch of the regular-season schedule. This year, one such player will be Bills receiver Sammy Watkins, the player who triggered an all-in move by G.M. Doug Whaley and coach Doug Marrone in the hopes that the team will be..." August 31
Pro Football Talk "One of the more notable wide receivers released on Saturday has quickly found a new home. The Titans have been awarded ex-Bills wideout T.J. Graham on waivers, Adam Caplan of ESPN reported Sunday." August 31
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.
New York Post "Jon Bon Jovi has been chucked from the group, The Post has learned. The rocker and the deep-pocketed Toronto-based sports team owners who are bidding for the Buffalo Bills have parted way, sources close to the situation said Friday. The remaining entities in the group — Larry Tanenbaum,..." August 31
Told Ryan Williams did not make the final cuts. Has practice squad eligibility. Commence complaining
Bills have been gauging interest in OL Kraig Urbik, set to make $2.275M this season, and seemingly falling out of favor
NFL.com "EJ Manuel could face competition at quarterback in Buffalo after all. The Buffalo Bills are signing free-agent quarterback Kyle Orton, NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport reported Friday, per a source informed of the deal. The journeyman quarterback was last with the Dallas Cowboys, who released..." August 30
Expect the Bills to put in calls for Ryan Mallett and Christian Ponder. Bills are searching for a #2 who can push EJ
Sounds like the #Bills dodged serious injury with WR Sammy Watkins — again. Reinjured his ribs yesterday, but should be good to go
Michigan Live "Matthew Stafford didn't miss Thursday night against the Buffalo Bills. He didn't hit either. Stafford, in fact, didn't play. The Detroit Lions sat 11 starters for their preseason finale Thursday night in Buffalo, including their starting quarterback, Calvin Johnson, Reggie Bush, Golden Tate..." August 29
WGR 550 Sports Radio "The Buffalo Bills entered their final preseason game with the idea of playing their starters against the Detroit Lions. In only their second offensive possession of the game, the Bills once again saw their prized possession of the offseason have to leave the game due to an..." August 29
Tony Moeaki sitting for the fourth time this preseason. Can't. Stay. Healthy.
ESPN.com "Buffalo Bills wide receiver Sammy Watkins left in the first quarter of Thursday night's preseason finale against the Detroit Lions after reinjuring his ribs. Watkins, who was playing for the first time since bruising his ribs Aug. 16 against the Pittsburgh Steelers, was hit by Lions linebacker..." August 28
For example, the #Bills have had WR T.J. Graham on the trade block for several months, sources said.
Yahoo! Sports "Sean Gilbert and DeMaurice Smith need to go at it, town-hall style battle-royale style in a debate. After all, these are the two men who could go head-to-head for the NFLPA executive director spot soon, even if the sitting executive director Smith has no plans of leaving his post. Gilbert, the..." August 26
CBSSports.com "Former Bills quarterback Jim Kelly was at Ralph Wilson Stadium on Saturday to see Buffalo play Tampa Bay and it doesn't sound like he was too impressed with what he saw. What he saw was Bills quarterback EJ Manuel go 9 of 18 for 67 yards in the first half of Buffalo's 27-14 loss. Kelly was..." August 26