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Luck's record day sparks legit Colts

Luck's record day sparks legit Colts

CNNSI.com Updated Nov 4, 2012
Andrew Luck set a rookie passing record in a win over the Dolphins. Luck is for real, and so are the 5-3 Colts, declares Don Banks, who goes around the league in his Snap Judgments.
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  • Mario turns it up: It didn’t come in a winning effort, but ther…

    Mario turns it up: It didn’t come in a winning effort, but there w…

    buffalobills.com Nov 4, 2012
    It didn’t come in a winning effort, but there was no denying that Mario Williams had his most complete game in a Bills uniform on Sunday. Ironically, it came in a stadium where he had played home games for the previous six seasons. Nonetheless Williams
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  • Texans DE critical of Bills red zone offense

    Texans DE critical of Bills red zone offense

    buffalobills.com Nov 4, 2012
    The Bills went 0-for-3 in the red zone Sunday in the loss to Houston. Texans DL Antonio Smith apparently has an opinion on defending Buffalo’s offense in the red zone. “The spread offense, in my opinion, is not that good in the red zone,” said Smith
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  • George on meeting President Bush

    George on meeting President Bush

    buffalobills.com Nov 4, 2012
    Right before the game the country’s 41st President was carted out to midfield for the coin toss. George Bush (1988-1992) was suddenly at midfield flipping the coin. For Bills co-captain George Wilson it was a once in a lifetime opportunity. “It was in
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  • Much of Bills game plan left on shelf

    Much of Bills game plan left on shelf

    buffalobills.com Nov 4, 2012
    The Bills had what they felt was an effective game plan for Houston, but it was the Texans’ own plan defensively that eliminated any opportunity for Buffalo’s offense to use much of what they wanted to run. “We had a lot of stuff that we didn’t ge
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  • Schaub, Foster lift Texans past Williams' Bills

    Schaub, Foster lift Texans past Williams' Bills

    Matt Schaub threw two touchdown passes, Arian Foster ran for 111 yards against Buffalo's NFL-worst rushing defense and the Houston Texans beat former top pick Mario Williams and the Bills 21-9 on Sunday.
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  • Report: Mario had torn ligament in wrist

    Report: Mario had torn ligament in wrist

    According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, Bills DE Mario Williams wrist surgery was a bit more extensive than initially believed. Schefter is reporting that Williams underwent surgery to repair a torn ligament in his wrist. He also compared it to the toe surge
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  • Texans inactives: Here are Houston’s inactives for today’s game…

    Texans inactives: Here are Houston’s inactives for today’s game…

    buffalobills.com Nov 4, 2012
    Here are Houston’s inactives for today’s game against the Bills. CB Roc Carmichael CB Brandon Harris RB Ben Tate OT Andrew Gardner G Cody White G Brandon Brooks DT Terrell McClain
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  • Potter, McGee inactive

    Potter, McGee inactive

    buffalobills.com Nov 4, 2012
    Here are the Bills inactives for today’s game against the Texans. K J. Potter QB T. Jackson CB T. McGee S D. Howell LB K. Morrison OL E. Pears DE M. Anderson OT Chris Hairston starts at right tackle and CB Ron Brooks is active.
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  • Why Run ‘D’ turnaround must begin today

    Why Run ‘D’ turnaround must begin today

    buffalobills.com Nov 4, 2012
    The Bills run defense has without question been a disappointment through the first seven games this season. The players say they have discovered a new found accountability to one another and intend to carry that over to today’s game against Houston. But
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  • Bills won’t have Erik Pears on Sunday

    Bills won’t have Erik Pears on Sunday

    profootballtalk.com Nov 4, 2012
    Dealing with the Texans defense is a tough task for the healthiest of offensive lines. Things are going to be a little tougher for the Bills on Sunday. Right tackle Erik Pears did not travel with the team to Houston and will miss Sunday’s game because o
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  • Sunday morning one-liners

    Sunday morning one-liners

    profootballtalk.com Nov 4, 2012
    James Walker of ESPN.com lets it be known that he has “officially” declared Bills DT Torell Troup a bust. Is Dolphins QB Matt Moore better suited to life as a backup? DB Marquice Cole has been a helpful addition to the Patriots special teams. Looking
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  • Video - Sunday Blitz: Bills-Texans Recap 01:40

    Sunday Blitz: Bills-Texans Recap

    Nov 4
    Prim Siripipat and Cris Carter break down the Texans' 21-9 win over the Bills
  • Video - Texans Improve To 7-1 00:42

    Texans Improve To 7-1

    Nov 4
    Arian Foster rushed for 111 yards and a touchdown to lead the Texans over the Bills 21-9.
  • Video - Buffalo Bills vs. Houston Texans highlights 02:51

    Buffalo Bills vs. Houston Texans highlights

    Nov 4
    The Houston Texans show once again why they are elite as they dominate the Buffalo Bills in a 21-9 victory.
  • Video - Buffalo Bills block Texans FG attempt 00:37

    Buffalo Bills block Texans FG attempt

    Nov 4
    Bills defender Alex Carrington reaches up and swats away a Shayne Graham field goal attempt in the second quarter.

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