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The Bills hope more police on patrol at Ralph Wilson Stadium will make games a more family-friendly atmosphere. Shortly after OT Jake Long signed with the Rams, the Dolphins re-signed versatile offensive lineman Nate Garner. Asked how S Adrian Wilson co…Share Tweet
ESPN.com Mar 20, 2013The Buffalo Bills and New York Jets both have huge needs at quarterback. Therefore, fans of those teams may want to read Wednesday’s tremendous profile by ESPN.com’s Elizabeth Merrill on West Virginia quarterback Geno Smith. The story gets into the psShare TweetESPN.com Mar 20, 2013The new helmet rule was approved at the NFL owners meeting. Offensive players will be flagged 15 yards next season for lowering the crown of their helmet into defenders in the open field. Buffalo Bills running back Fred Jackson had an interesting take o…Share TweetTennessee QB Tyler Bray, the only junior eligible at the position in the draft class, had his pro day today in Knoxville. The night before a 2013 AFC opponent of the Bills had dinner with the Volunteers. According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter the PittsburghShare Tweet
QB again Bills pick in newest mockNFL.com has several analysts put together mock drafts, several of them in fact leading up to the draft. Analyst Daniel Jeremiah not surprisingly has a quarterback going to Buffalo at eighth overall. Here’s what he wrote in explanation of the pick. PickShare TweetThey attended the West Virginia pro day to watch Geno Smith last week, but the Jacksonville Jaguars, holders of the second overall pick are certainly sounding very interested in the Mountaineers signal caller. Jaguars new head coach Gus Bradley, much li…Share TweetStevie Johnson’s alley-oop grab was ranked No. 1 for a reason. Bills fans are coming out strong in support of the play, helping the catch cruise to a victory yesterday in the 1st battle of the quarterfinals of Bills Bracketology. He came away with 74% oShare Tweet
Don Banks: Outrage over new helmet rule much ado about nothingMar 20PHOENIX -- Emmitt Smith, Matt Forte, Eric Dickerson and running backs everywhere may squawk, but every change the NFL makes these days on behalf of player safety makes somebody squawk, doesn't it? Should the league really care? Not if it feels like it's…
NFL owners meetings - Pro Bowl survives but change is likelyMar 20The Pro Bowl will survive for next season, but changes are likely. Plus: playoff expansion talk, rules changes and more from the owners meetings.
NFL owners end tuck rule, approve helmet penaltyMar 20In votes Wednesday, the NFL's owners eliminated the tuck rule and agreed to a rule change that would ban offensive players from using the crown of their helmets against defenders in the open field.