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Anderson has MRI: Bills DE Mark Anderson left Sunday’s game in …

Anderson has MRI: Bills DE Mark Anderson left Sunday’s game in th…

Bills DE Mark Anderson left Sunday’s game in the second half and didn’t return. He went for tests out here in Phoenix today. “He went for tests today here,” said Chan Gailey. ”He went for an MRI here, but I have not heard back on the results o
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  • O-line loses another

    O-line loses another

    buffalobills.com Oct 8, 2012
    Bills head coach Chan Gailey already said that Cordy Glenn and Kraig Urbik won’t be healthy enough to play in this Sunday’s game. New starting RG Chad Rinehart left Sunday’s game with a calf injury and his replacement is out for this week’s game a
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  • Buffalo Bills are not getting good return from their high-price…

    Buffalo Bills are not getting good return from their high-priced defense

    yahoo.com Oct 8, 2012
    Over the 2012 offseason, the Buffalo Bills changed defensive coordinators (out with George Edwards, in with Dave Wannstedt) and defensive schemes (moved from a 3-4 to a 4-3). The Bills also spent a lot of money improving the talent on the field, signing…
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  • Mario Williams on injury disclosure: I haven’t done anything wr…

    Mario Williams on injury disclosure: I haven’t done anything wrong

    profootballtalk.com Oct 8, 2012
    While the Bills investigate how to turn things around on defense after allowing 97 points over the last two weeks, the league is reportedly investigating whether or not they have violated the league’s rules about injury disclosure when it comes to defen
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  • Fitz focused on improving, rallying team

    Fitz focused on improving, rallying team

    buffalobills.com Oct 8, 2012
    Ryan Fitzpatrick is a co-captain on offense, and he along with Fred Jackson intend to take the lead in pulling the Bills out of the funk that they’re in right now after a pair of blowout losses. “I think it’s important to remember the successes that
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  • BDC 10/8: Bills at 49ers Recap

    BDC 10/8: Bills at 49ers Recap

    buffalobills.com Oct 8, 2012
    DAILY REPORT —The Buffalo Bills traveled to the West Coast to face the San Francisco 49ers and were defeated by a score of 45-3 at Candlestick Park. RB Fred Jackson, who tallied 29 yards on 9 carries during the game, moved into fourth place on the teamâ
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  • Reggie Wayne may be the NFL’s biggest bargain

    Reggie Wayne may be the NFL’s biggest bargain

    yahoo.com Oct 8, 2012
    With the removal of three wide receivers who received the franchise tag - Dwayne Bowe of the Kansas City Chiefs, Wes Welker of the New England Patriots and DeSean Jackson of the Philadelphia Eagles - and the Buffalo Bills keeping Steve Johnson off the
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  • Three Bills legends honor hometown

    Three Bills legends honor hometown

    buffalobills.com Oct 8, 2012
    Three Bills legends will travel back to their hometowns this fall to personally present the “Hometown Hall of Famers” honor. The Pro Football Hall of Fame’s national “Hometown Hall of Famers” was created in the fall of 2011 and honors the hometo
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  • Skullcandy Signs Stevie Johnson

    Skullcandy Signs Stevie Johnson

    billsgab.com Oct 8, 2012
    Skullcandy, a high growth performance lifestyle audio brand, is proud to announce the signing of its first NFL athlete, Buffalo Bills #1 WR Stevie Johnson. This marks the latest addition to their rapidly expanding roster of professional athletes which a…
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  • Peter King: Arians, Colts keep beloved Pagano close to heart in…

    Peter King: Arians, Colts keep beloved Pagano close to heart in stirring win

    CNNSI.com Oct 8, 2012
    There are a lot of stories in the naked city this morning -- the Brees ascension over the great Unitas, the 49ers playing like the '66 Packers, the air being let out of the Buffalo Counterfeit Bills, Eric Winston in a rage, Wes Welker with a needle, Chi…
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  • Bills get even thinner on the offensive line

    Bills get even thinner on the offensive line

    profootballtalk.com Oct 8, 2012
    There hasn’t been much to smile about for the Bills across the last six quarters of football and their chances of ending their dismal streak in Arizona isn’t looking great thanks to the state of their offensive line. Buffalo started Sunday’s game ag
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  • Bills Blown Out in San Francisco by Niners 45-3

    Bills Blown Out in San Francisco by Niners 45-3

    billsgab.com Oct 8, 2012
    The way things went Sunday for the Bills, they may as well not have boarded the plane. A week after a historic second half collapse vs the Patriots, the Bills were slammed by the Niners in San Fran 45-3 to drop their 2012 mark to 2-3 after five games. R…
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  • Monday morning one-liners

    Monday morning one-liners

    profootballtalk.com Oct 8, 2012
    The Bills defense is the first in history to allow a quarterback to throw for 300 yards in the same game that his team runs for 300 yards. Dolphins DT Randy Starks considers himself “fortunate” to have come up with an interception that led to a touchd
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  • Barnett: “I don’t lose hope”

    Barnett: “I don’t lose hope”

    buffalobills.com Oct 8, 2012
    Nick Barnett sat at his locker in stunned silence Sunday afternoon. It was hard for him to believe that the Bills gave up 311 yards rushing to the 49ers on just 38 carries (8.2 avg.). Looking around at all the defensive talent in his locker room, it jus…
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  • Peter King: Arians, Colts keep beloved Pagano close to heart in…

    Peter King: Arians, Colts keep beloved Pagano close to heart in stirring win

    CNNSI.com Oct 8, 2012
    There are a lot of stories in the naked city this morning -- the Brees ascension over the great Unitas, the 49ers playing like the '66 Packers, the air being let out of the Buffalo Counterfeit Bills, Eric Winston in a rage, Wes Welker with a needle, Chi…
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  • Alex Smith’s finger sprain is “nothing at all”

    Alex Smith’s finger sprain is “nothing at all”

    profootballtalk.com Oct 8, 2012
    The only potential negative emerging from Sunday’s 45-3 shellacking of the Bills by the 49ers was the news that quarterback Alex Smith has injured the middle finger of his throwing hand. The team downplayed the injury after the game, and for good reason
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Sports Columnists

  • Peter King: Arians, Colts keep beloved Pagano close to heart in stirring w…

    Oct 8
    There are a lot of stories in the naked city this morning -- the Brees ascension over the great Unitas, the 49ers playing like the '66 Packers, the air being let out of the Buffalo Counterfeit Bills, Eric Winston in a rage, Wes Welker with a needle, Chi…
  • Peter King: Arians, Colts keep beloved Pagano close to heart in stirring w…

    Oct 8
    There are a lot of stories in the naked city this morning -- the Brees ascension over the great Unitas, the 49ers playing like the '66 Packers, the air being let out of the Buffalo Counterfeit Bills, Eric Winston in a rage, Wes Welker with a needle, Chi…
  • Don Banks: Broncos were prepared mentally, but not physically, for Patriot…

    Oct 8
    FOXBORO, Mass. -- After another loss to New England was in the books -- their third in the span of 10 games, including last season's playoffs -- Champ Bailey and the rest of his Broncos teammates found the repetition of it all a little wearing.
  • Don Banks: No shortage of heroes in Colts' inspiring tribute win; more Sna…

    Oct 8
    FOXBORO, Mass. -- Musings, observations and the occasional insight as we take stock of an offensively sloppy but memorable Week 5 in the NFL....