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Whitner on Bills running backs

Whitner on Bills running backs

Donte Whitner may not have known just what he called Fred Jackson when he used the term, but it certainly wasn’t complementary. And he seems to think that C.J. Spiller is not an inside runner. Here was Whitner’s description of Jackson as a back, which
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  • John Murphy Show-Thursday

    John Murphy Show-Thursday

    buffalobills.com Oct 4, 2012
    A little on the Bills, a little on the Niners, and a little Thursday night football tonight. The John Murphy Show is on the air at 7pm, leading up to Thursday Night Football between the Cardinals and the Rams. Tonight at 720pm, we’ll talk with Bills LB
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  • Quarter-mark report card: Bills

    Quarter-mark report card: Bills

    ESPN.com Oct 4, 2012
    The Buffalo Bills are 2-2 at the quarter mark of the season. Here are some grades of where Buffalo currently stands: Offense: B Buffalo’s offense is 11th in the NFL and has been productive. The running game is top-notch when healthy. Tailback C.J. Spill
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  • BDC 10/4: 16th Anniversary of the Fieldhouse

    BDC 10/4: 16th Anniversary of the Fieldhouse

    buffalobills.com Oct 4, 2012
    DAILY REPORT —The Buffalo Bills will begin a two-game West Coast road trip this weekend with the first match-up at the San Francisco 49ers. Sunday’s game will be the 11th regular season meeting between the two teams. THIS DAY IN BILLS HISTORY October
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  • Jackson expects to wear knee brace again

    Jackson expects to wear knee brace again

    buffalobills.com Oct 4, 2012
    Bills RB Fred Jackson will again wear a knee brace on his right leg this week against San Francisco. Jackson said he expects he’ll be donning the hardware for a second straight week. Beyond this week however, he’s not sure.   “I think that’s a
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  • Where teams have run on SF

    Where teams have run on SF

    buffalobills.com Oct 4, 2012
    The 49ers run defense is pretty darn good across their entire front, but early this season opponents have round some running lanes with consistency. Knowing Sunday’s game could come down to which teams runs the ball better, here’s where the Bills migh
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  • Thursday morning one-liners

    Thursday morning one-liners

    profootballtalk.com Oct 4, 2012
    After searching all last year, the Bills are still looking for any degree of consistency on offense. Dolphins CB Sean Smith is living up to expectations after the Vontae Davis trade. Patriots RT Sebastian Vollmer is playing better after a slow start. Je…
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  • Video - Countdown Daily Prediction: Bills-49ers 00:22

    Countdown Daily Prediction: Bills-49ers

    Oct 4
    The NFL Live crew makes their picks for Buffalo at San Francisco
  • Video - Preview: Buffalo Bills vs. San Francisco 49ers 02:15

    Preview: Buffalo Bills vs. San Francisco 49ers

    Oct 4
    NFL Films previews the Week 5 matchup between the Buffalo Bills and the San Francisco 49ers.

Sports Columnists

  • After winning their first four games, the Arizona Cardinals' first loss ex…

    Oct 4
    After winning their first four games, the Arizona Cardinals' flaws, specifically on offense, were exposed.
  • Biggest NFL games of Week 5 -- John Clayton's First & 10

    Oct 4
    The NFC is the superior conference by far in 2012. That actually keeps more AFC teams in the playoff race, writes John Clayton.
  • The Sports Guy's Thursday NFL Pick

    Oct 4
    A reader named Mike in St. Louis sent me the following e-mail this week: "Simmons, football fans in St. Louis have suffered enough, compiling the wor...