Bills announced they signed former Cowboys RB Phillip Tanner and placed CJ Spiller on IR designated to return.
Covers.com "With C.J. Spiller struggling through the first five games, Buffalo Bills fans have been clamoring for coach Doug Marrone to activate Bryce Brown and give him a chance to see whether he could revive the sagging running game. Well, they're going to get their wish now that Spiller is likely out..." October 20
Newark Star-Ledger "The NFL trade deadline is just over a week away on October 28, and with the impending deadline, speculation is flying that Buffalo Bills running back C.J. Spiller could be on the move. One possible landing spot that seems to be making it's way around the interwebs? The Eagles. On the..." October 20
Marrone says Bills are still waiting to discuss Spiller's injury with doctors after surgery. No decision on IR yet
Buffalo News "Column as I see ‘em, Week 5: • Two years ago, one of the dominant themes of the Bills season was why they didn’t use C.J. Spiller more. At the time, Spiller was averaging better than six yards a carry and inspiring comparisons with some of the top running backs in NFL history. Nowadays, the..." October 07
ESPN.com "The Buffalo Bills added running back C.J. Spiller (chest) to the injury report Thursday. "It didn't happen in practice. I think it's more like the EJ [Manuel] situation, where he came in and said, 'Hey, I'm a little tight,' or whatever," coach Doug Marrone explained. "Then I saw it on here..." September 25
#Bills GM Doug Whaley says team has opened preliminary talks with CJ Spiller's agent on a new contract.
CBSSports.com "Rumors about a possible C.J. Spiller are percolating thanks to the Bills signing Fred Jackson to an extension, trading for Bryce Brown and signing Anthony Dixon in free agency. But GM Doug Whaley said those rumors were just that: rumors. "We have not been contacted by any team about C.J...." August 14
NFL.com "The Buffalo Bills traded a fourth-round pick for Bryce Brown in May and signed Fred Jackson to a one-year extension in late July. So where does that leave C.J. Spiller, who has been hearing trade rumors in a contract year? "I have friends and family members that inform me on some of the..." August 05
BuffaloBills.com "The last time C.J. Spiller was on the team’s grass practice field every step was a chore. Planting and cutting, let along straight like jogging all made his high ankle sprain throb. Spiller battled through the 2013 season with that hitch in his step. The first week of OTAs that hitch was..." May 30
CSN Philly "Before they traded for Darren Sproles, the Eagles first tried to add a younger, more dynamic weapon to their offense. The Eagles contacted the Bills this offseason with hopes of trading for versatile Pro Bowl running back C.J. Spiller, according to two league sources familiar with the..." April 14
Buffalo News "C.J. Spiller is a glass-half-full guy. He is a team player. He is a devout Christian. You’re 100 times more likely to see him quote scripture on his Twitter account than to express vanity or selfishness. So it was no surprise that Spiller shrugged off any sense of disappointment over his..." January 02
BuffaloBills.com "C.J. Spiller was touted as the focal point of Buffalo’s offense heading into the first year under head coach Doug Marrone. But a high-ankle sprain suffered in Week 4 by the dynamic back played a large role in compromising those plans. As a result Spiller fell well short of his personal goals as..." January 01
BuffaloBills.com "The weekend off did a lot of good for a lot of Bills, and that included Bills feature back C.J. Spiller, who has been trying to clear the final hurdle with a high ankle sprain since the first month of the season. “I feel good,” said Spiller Wednesday. “I definitely feel like I’m getting back to..." November 28
ESPN.com "In the midst of his worst statistical performance of the season, Buffalo Bills running back C.J. Spiller was instructed by coach Doug Marrone to confront his offensive line during Sunday's 37-14 win against the New York Jets. "I told [Spiller] afterwards, 'You know what? I'd be pissed, too,'"..." November 18
Spiller is no longer on the injury report and Marrone implied the injury is behind the HB. He's excited to get Spiller more touches. #Bills
Marrone says he feels good about CJ Spiller's chances to play on Sunday versus the Chiefs. #Bills
Chances for Spiller and Lawson for the Chiefs game, #Bills Marrone: "I'm gonna wait." Says Spiller's injury is a high ankle sprain.
Spiller has his helmet off during positional drills and did not go through full stretching at today's practice. #Bills
Fred Jackson returns to start of Thursday practice. Spiller also participating early in session. No sign of Lawson or Manuel.
A league source termed Spiller's chances for Sunday as "extremely slim." I'd expect he gets Sunday off. #Bills
WGR 550 Sports Radio "Since Buffalo Bills running back C.J. Spiller injured his ankle against the Baltimore Ravens in Week Four it's been a constant debate as to whether the Bills should rest him one of these weeks in an effort to get him near 100-percent health. For the past three games the Bills have declined that..." October 24
C.J. Spiller also comes out of individual drills to work with strength staff. Joins Jackson on sideline
BuffaloBills.com "Bills RB C.J. Spiller has been playing hurt for the past three games now with his ankle injury suffered against Baltimore. Outside observers wonder if it’s better to just let Spiller’s ankle completely heal and sit him for a week. Head coach Doug Marrone admitted that playing on it slows the..." October 22
Bills WR Stevie Johnson and RB CJ Spiller are both expected to play today at Miami.
Doug Marrone talking about C.J. Spiller's ankle injury on @WGR550: "He'll be out there on Sunday"
BuffaloBills.com "While fellow running back Fred Jackson believes his MCL knee injury is something he’ll just have to deal with and manage the rest of the season C.J. Spiller is confident his ailing ankle will be back to 100 percent soon. "I can tell that it's definitely healing" said Spiller. "I haven't had any..." October 17
CJ Spiller is out here but has a bit of a limp. #Bills
CBSSports.com "For all those who were hoping -- nay expecting -- C.J. Spiller to rip away once and for all the featured Bills running back spot from Fred Jackson the 2013 season has been a disappointment. Spiller has more carries than Jackson so far this (66 to 48) but Jackson has more rushing yards (256 to..." October 02
CJ Spiller announced as a non-participant at today's practice. #Bills
Bills RBs CJ Spiller and Fred Jackson are out here at practice.
CJ Spiller is on the practice field. #Bills
Spiller said that if he can get 80-85 percent "I think that'll be enough for me to play". And he adds "frustration level's a 10.
Despite a sprained ankle Bills RB CJ Spiller will play Thursday night vs. Cleveland per league source.
Spiller and Dareus might be listed as limited as well. Both were doing some positional work. #Bills
Marrone said CJ Spiller Mario Williams Marcell Dareus and Stevie Johnson "should be fine" for this Sunday. #Bills
CJ Spiller says his knee is feeling a little sore but he doesn't anticipate missing this week vs Baltimore. #Bills
NFL.com "The Buffalo Bills have lost C.J. Spiller to injury. The running back exited Sunday's matchup against the New York Jets due to a knee injury. Spiller was seen limping to the locker room his leg in a wrap during the early part of the fourth quarter." September 23
Buffalo News "Buffalo Bills running back C.J. Spiller has left the team to be with his family in Florida. Spiller's step-grandfather Hubert Allen Jr. allegedly shot two men to death and wounded two others before killing himself Saturday morning in Union County Fla. "I think we all feel the same way" Bills..." August 26
CBSSports.com "Bills running back C.J. Spiller could be a good person to pick early in your fantasy draft this year because if he can keep his lunch down he's going to be getting the ball a lot in 2013. Buffalo offensive coordinator Nathaniel Hackett said on Wednesday that Spiller will be getting the ball..." August 07
NFL.com "Doug Marrone now runs the show in Buffalo, and it appears he brought the Football Gods of Common Sense with him. The new Bills coach told reporters earlier this week he doesn't see C.J. Spiller merely as a situational running back. The days of seeing the Bills' most explosive playmaker on the..." May 31