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Catching up with former Bills CB Marlon Kerner. Dolphins QB Ryan Tannehill didn’t go to medical school, but he is an honorary physician at a Miami hospital. Mark Mangino coached Patriots CB Aqib Talib in college and says the player has the proper work eUpvote Share Tweet
They did it last season. And if it comes down to it again, Bills RB Fred Jackson says he’s allright with sharing the running back reps with C.J. Spiller again in 2013. Jackson made the comments Friday night, in an interview on The John Murphy Show. TheUpvote Share TweetHe’s busy signing autographs this weekend, at the Buffalo RV Show in the fieldhouse. But Bills RB Fred Jackson expects his workload to pick up soon, when he gets total clearance from doctors for his offseason workouts. Jackson was a guest Friday night oUpvote Share Tweet
Defending the read-optionWhether the read-option offensive attack is here to stay in the NFL is up for debate. But the Buffalo Bills new coaching staff already is formulating ideas to deal with the new wave of offensive football. Bills new Linebackers Coach Chuck Driesbach talk…Upvote Share Tweet
Bills LBs Coach goes way back with PettineThe new Bills coaching staff wrapped up another week of personnel evaluation as they continue to settle in at One Bills Drive. But Linebackers Coach Chuck Driesbach is already pretty familiar with his new boss. In an appearance Friday night on The John …Upvote Share Tweet
Fan Friday 2-8: Here’s the latest edition of Fan Friday with yo…Here’s the latest edition of Fan Friday with your questions from and on Twitter at ChrisBrownBills as we touch on free agency, the draft and some Bills players rehabbing from surgeries and their progress. 1 — Hi Chris, My question is about the BillsUpvote Share Tweet
A hybrid DE/LB for Bills in latest mockNFL.com’s draft analyst Daniel Jeremiah has published a new mock draft. He’s got Geno Smith going first overall to Kansas City, and he’s got a new option for the Bills at eighth overall. Jeremiah has Buffalo taking Oregon DE Dion Jordan. Jordan is aUpvote Share Tweet
Bills cap space rankNFL.com recently posted a list of where NFL clubs rank in terms of cap space from most to least. Here’s where the Bills stand. Buffalo ranks eighth in the league in cap space with $16.7 million in cap room for 2013. Obviously that can be a moving numberUpvote Share Tweet
AFC East links: Jets poised to cut ScottESPN.com Updated Feb 8, 2013Buffalo Bills The Bills have decided to allow receiver Donald Jones to become a free agent, the AP reports. They declined to tender the third-year player a contract offer Thursday. "We have made the decision to not re-sign Donald. We're going in a …Upvote Share Tweet
Jim Trotter: Oakland Raiders 2013 Offseason PreviewFeb 8SI.com is laying out offseason road maps for all 32 teams as they start their journey for the Lombardi Trophy -- two teams per day, from the teams that need the most work to contend in 2013 to the ones that are in pretty good shape. See them all.