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Hairston likely headed to surgery

Hairston likely headed to surgery

buffalobills.com ESPN.com Updated Dec 6, 2012
Bills OT Chris Hairston, who was placed on injured reserve Thursday, is likely headed to surgery for his ankle injury. “It was one of those where they said it was a situation where he’s going to probably need surgery,” said head coach Chan Gailey of
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  • Bills updated Thurs. injury report

    Bills updated Thurs. injury report

    buffalobills.com Dec 6, 2012
    Here’s the updated injury report for the Bills following Thursday’s practice, which lists practice participation. Did not practice C Eric Wood — knee DE Mark Anderson - knee Limited in practice WR Stevie Johnson — hamstring DT Kyle Williams — a
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  • Stevie encouraged after Thursday practice

    Stevie encouraged after Thursday practice

    buffalobills.com Dec 6, 2012
    Bills top wideout Stevie Johnson was back out on the practice field and was generally pleased with how his tight hamstring held up in practice. “Yeah I was happy with it,” Johnson told Buffalobills.com. “It went well. I just may have to change my s
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  • Still no timetable for Mark Anderson’s return

    Still no timetable for Mark Anderson’s return

    profootballtalk.com Dec 6, 2012
    Defensive end Mario Williams has picked up his game after a disappointing start to the season, but the Bills’ other big free agent signing on the defensive line may not get a chance to make an improvement on his own slow start. Anderson remains out afte
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  • Vince Young vows to “fight hard” for another chance in the NFL

    Vince Young vows to “fight hard” for another chance in the NFL

    profootballtalk.com Dec 6, 2012
    It sounds unlikely: A 29-year-old two-time Pro Bowl quarterback is openly begging for another chance in the NFL, and all 32 NFL teams are saying, “No. thanks.” But that’s exactly the situation Vince Young is in right now. Young, who has been a free
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  • NFL.com Pro Bowl ballots

    NFL.com Pro Bowl ballots

    buffalobills.com Dec 6, 2012
    Here’s a rundown of the Pro Bowl ballots of some of NFL.com’s journalists, with a few Bills getting respectable support. At running back C.J. Spiller appeared on five of the six ballots. Andy Levitre appeared on two of the six ballots for guard. Mario
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  • Peter King: NFL Week 14 Picks

    Peter King: NFL Week 14 Picks

    CNNSI.com Dec 6, 2012
    If the Pats get the AFC's No. 2 seed, they'll have earned it, thanks to a brutal two-game stretch that starts now. Can they slow the Texans' playmakers? Peter King picks Week 14.
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  • Bills to practice outside today

    Bills to practice outside today

    buffalobills.com Dec 6, 2012
    Last week the Bills practiced outside on Thursday to take advantage of the windy conditions, knowing they’d be close to the windy conditions last Sunday against the Jaguars. This week they’re doing much of the same as they’re practicing outside here
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  • Moats will keep helping at DE

    Moats will keep helping at DE

    buffalobills.com Dec 6, 2012
    Bills LB Arthur Moats has been getting snaps at defensive end the past two games and according to head coach Chan Gailey that will continue. With Chris Kelsay going to injured reserve Wednesday, Buffalo has three true healthy defensive ends in Mario Wil…
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  • Buffalo resident ensures local broadcast of Bills game

    Buffalo resident ensures local broadcast of Bills game

    profootballtalk.com Dec 6, 2012
    With more than 10,000 unsold non-premium tickets available as of last week for Sunday’s game between the Rams and the Bills, Buffalo was destined to have a second straight local blackout. Thanks to Russell J. Salvatore, that won’t happen. According to
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  • Can Williams set personal sack record?

    Can Williams set personal sack record?

    ESPN.com Dec 6, 2012
    Considering the slow start, it’s hard to fathom that Buffalo Bills defensive end Mario Williams has a chance to set a new career best in sacks this season. Williams, who has 9.5 sacks, is just five shy of eclipsing his personal record of 14 sacks in 200
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  • Thursday morning one-liners

    Thursday morning one-liners

    profootballtalk.com Dec 6, 2012
    The Bills will be plugging in two first-time starters on the offensive line this week. Dolphins rookie Jonthan Martin is excited about switching from RT to LT after the injury to Jake Long. Jets backup QB Tim Tebow reached out to a teen who was injured …
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  • Video - Preview: St. Louis Rams vs. Buffalo Bills 02:02

    Preview: St. Louis Rams vs. Buffalo Bills

    Dec 6
    NFL Films previews the Week 14 matchup between the St. Louis Rams and the Buffalo Bills.
  • Video - Countdown Daily Prediction: Rams-Bills 01:02

    Countdown Daily Prediction: Rams-Bills

    Dec 6
    The NFL Live crew makes their picks for St. Louis at Buffalo

Sports Columnists

  • Biggest NFL games of Week 14 -- John Clayton's First & 10

    Dec 6
    No. 1 seeds are on the line this weekend, but that distinction isn't as valuable as it once was, John Clayton writes.