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BDC 10/5: Bills Head to the West Coast

BDC 10/5: Bills Head to the West Coast

buffalobills.com Updated Oct 5, 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. Buffalo will travel to Phoenix, Ar
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  • New Bills items up on NFL Auction

    New Bills items up on NFL Auction

    buffalobills.com Oct 5, 2012
    The Bills have some amazing items up right now on the NFL Auction website. Signed Full-size Ryan Fitzpatrick Proline Helmet Signed Full-size Mario Williams Proline Helmet Signed Full-size Thurman Thomas Red Proline Helmet and footballs signed by Fred Ja…
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  • Lindell is new special teams co-captain

    Lindell is new special teams co-captain

    buffalobills.com Oct 5, 2012
    With the departure of Brian Moorman last week the Bills needed to replace his captaincy with another special teamer. The player with the most votes for captain after Moorman and Corey McIntyre was Rian Lindell. “He’s not a rah-rah guy, but he goes out
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  • Byrd, Martin also questionable

    Byrd, Martin also questionable

    buffalobills.com Oct 5, 2012
    Chad Rinehart is questionable, but expected to start despite a calf injury. Two other Bills are questionable for Sunday. FS Jairus Byrd (hip) and WR Ruvell Martin (high ankle) are both questionable for Sunday’s game as well. Head coach Chan Gailey likes
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  • Rinehart questionable

    Rinehart questionable

    buffalobills.com Oct 5, 2012
    Bills RG Chad Rinehart, who is slated to start in place of the injured Kraig Urbik on Sunday is not a lock to play against San Francisco, but it sounds like he’ll start. “Rinehart didn’t practice,” said head coach Chan Gailey. “He’s got a calf
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  • Mike Lombardi-”Don’t give up on Mario”

    Mike Lombardi-”Don’t give up on Mario”

    buffalobills.com Oct 5, 2012
    Mike Lombardi of the NFL Network spends a lot of time watching video.  And he spent a lot of time (more than 20-years) working for NFL teams in personnel. He’s got some thoughts on Bills DE Mario Williams at the quarter pole of the season.   Basicall
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  • Friday morning one-liners

    Friday morning one-liners

    profootballtalk.com Oct 5, 2012
    The Bills need more consistency from DT Marcell Dareus. Dolphins coach Joe Philbin is looking forward to getting DT Tony McDaniel back in the lineup. Said Patriots RB Brandon Bolden, “Last week happened, now we’re getting ready for Denver. You know, j
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  • Video - 'Playbook': Buffalo Bills vs. San Francisco 49ers 02:49

    'Playbook': Buffalo Bills vs. San Francisco 49ers

    Oct 5
    The "Playbook" analysts discuss the improvement in the San Francisco 49ers' running game and how the defense plans to get after Buffalo Bills quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick.

Sports Columnists

  • Peter King: Brees' pursuit of Unitas' touchdown mark sheds light on both

    Oct 5
    Five observations on Drew Brees being on the precipice of breaking the time-honored record of John Unitas for most consecutive games with a touchdown pass:
  • Peter King: Brees' pursuit of Unitas' touchdown mark sheds light on both

    Oct 5
    Five observations on Drew Brees being on the precipice of breaking the time-honored record of John Unitas for most consecutive games with a touchdown pass:
  • Bill Simmons empties out his inbox and makes Week 5 picks

    Oct 5
    The Sports Guy continues to mate his NFL picks with reader e-mails, hoping it turns out better than the Peyton Manning experiment.