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Dolphins running back Reggie Bush won’t have much time to sulk about being benched after fumbling during Sunday’s loss to the Titans. His team plays Thursday night against the Bills. For Bush, the development was unprecedented. “I’ve never beenUpvote Share Tweet
Pats pick up Mitch PetrusIn what could be a strong to quite strong hint that guard Logan Mankins will miss some time with an ankle injury suffered on Sunday against the Bills, the Patriots have signed free-agent guard Mitch Petrus. The team announced the move on Tuesday. Petrus…Upvote Share TweetWe’ve got quite a lineup tonight on The John Murphy Show, as the Bills prep for their appearance in the prime time spotlight Thursday night. We’ll start with Quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick at 7:20pm. We’ll talk to Fitz about the uptick in offensiveUpvote Share TweetTwo days later, receiver Stevie Johnson still can't get over how the Buffalo Bills botched their final play in a loss to the New England Patriots last weekend.Upvote Share TweetThe roller coaster that is the career of Aaron Maybin continues. Maybin, who went from 12th overall pick of the Bills in 2009 to outcast to camp addition by the Jets to cutdown casualty to guy who came back after the 2011 season to significant contribut…Upvote Share Tweet
Dareus limited with additional ailmentMarcell Dareus was one of a host of Bills players that was limited in practice Tuesday, but along with his shoulder ailment, he’s also dealing with another injury. A hamstring problem was also added to the list of injuries the defensive tackle is dealinUpvote Share Tweet
Free AFC East therapy todayLet’s be honest: The AFC East is a baaaaaad division this season. But let’s chat about it. We can discuss all things related to the Miami Dolphins (4-5), Buffalo Bills (3-6), New York Jets (3-6) and New England Patriots (6-3). If you merely want to veUpvote Share TweetBeing a reporter requires a finely tuned ear, so as to detect subtle clues about a team’s intentions. Take for instance last week, when Bills general manager Buddy Nix said he wanted to draft a quarterback this coming offseason. And then today, Bill coaUpvote Share TweetTashard Choice isn't the only Buffalo Bills player who doesn't like the New England Patriots' Brandon Spikes. Buffalo No. 1 receiver Steve Johnson and quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick also are laying the verbal smackdown on the hard-hitting linebacker. Spik…Upvote Share TweetThe NFL and USAA will team together for a second straight year to honor veterans and active-duty military members and their families throughout the 2012 season. The activities will be highlighted by a week-and-a-half period during Weeks 10 and 11 of th…Upvote Share TweetCNNSI.com Nov 13, 2012Week 10 in the NFL saw the vexing issue of concussions raise its ugly (and groggy) head again, with three starting quarterbacks in the NFC going down like so many bowling pins. Michael Vick on the East Coast, Alex Smith on the West Coast and Jay Cutler …Upvote Share TweetBills head coach Chan Gailey said DE Chris Kelsay won’t practice today. “He won’t practice today,” said Kelsay. “So he’ll be touch and go to see if he can go Thursday night.” Kelsay missed last week’s game with a neck injury.Upvote Share Tweet
BDC 11/13: Thursday Night’s Game Sold OutDAILY REPORT —The Buffalo Bills announced yesterday that the team has re-signed DB Delano Howell to the Practice Squad. Howell re-joins the Bills after being released from the 53-man roster on Friday, November 9th. The 5-11, 201-pound Stanford product sUpvote Share Tweet
Bills beat Thursday’s blackout deadline, but problems loomThe Bills have declared Thursday’s game against the Dolphins a sellout, allowing a local television broadcast. But the rest of the season might be tougher to show fans in Western New York who don’t buy a ticket. According to Gene Warner of the BuffaloUpvote Share Tweet
Bills know key is making plays in crunch timeFor Buffalo’s offense two of the last three games has been ultra-productive on the scoreboard and just about everywhere else on the stat sheet. But they know where they’ve come up short and why it’s cost them victories. “We’ve just got to make pUpvote Share TweetThe Bills think WR Donald Jones is growing into a bigger role. Dolphins offensive coordinator Mike Sherman says this week’s game against the Bills will test his team’s character. Said Patriots DT Vince Wilfork, “We can always get better and do thingUpvote Share Tweet
Stevie Johnson ready for 'TNF'Nov 13Does Buffalo Bills WR Stevie Johnson have any touchdown celebrations planned for "Thursday Night Football?" He stops by during "NFL AM" to talk about the loss of Fred Jackson and the team's lack of a killer instinct.
Kerry J. Byrne: Inside the numbers: Week 11Nov 13The Philadelphia Eagles managed the near-impossible Sunday: They out-dumbed America's Dumbest Team, the Dallas Cowboys.
Don Banks: As proven in Week 10, concussion recognition still an inexact s…Nov 13Week 10 in the NFL saw the vexing issue of concussions raise its ugly (and groggy) head again, with three starting quarterbacks in the NFC going down like so many bowling pins. Michael Vick on the East Coast, Alex Smith on the West Coast and Jay Cutler …
Peter King: Big Ben injury puts Ravens in AFC North driver's seat; mailNov 13In the wake of the Week 10 news:
Jim Trotter: Awards Watch: Week 10Nov 13The pulse of the NFL season changes weekly. Every Tuesday, SI.com will break down the front-runners for the major NFL awards.