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Jackson thinks Spiller is at only 75 percent

Jackson thinks Spiller is at only 75 percent

profootballtalk.com buffalobills.com Updated Oct 24, 2013
As Bills running back C.J. Spiller continues to struggle with an ankle injury, one of the teammates that knows him best knows he’s hampered. Running back Fred Jackson told Pro Football Talk on NBCSN that Spiller’s ankle injury has left the faster, young…
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  • PFT on NBCSN: Fred Jackson, Thursday night preview

    PFT on NBCSN: Fred Jackson, Thursday night preview

    There’s uncertainty about the status of Bills running back C.J. Spiller, which means that Fred Jackson should be ready for a heavy workload against the Saints this weekend. He’ll tell us how he feels about that possibility when he drops by Pro Football …
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  • Bills' Manny Lawson suffers setback

    Bills' Manny Lawson suffers setback

    ESPN.com buffalobills.com Oct 24, 2013
    ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. -- Buffalo Bills linebacker Manny Lawson missed his second consecutive practice Thursday after suffering a setback in his recovery from a hamstring injury. "We really felt good yesterday," head coach Doug Marrone said. "…
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  • BDC 10/24: Bills Prepare for Saints

    BDC 10/24: Bills Prepare for Saints

    buffalobills.com ESPN.com Oct 24, 2013
    DAILY REPORT – The Buffalo Bills will play their second of two back-to-back road games Sunday afternoon against the Saints. Sunday’s game will mark the 10th regular season meeting between Buffalo and New Orleans with the Saints holding a 5-4 advantage i…
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  • NFL Week 8 picks: Cowboys-Lions should be a scoring fest. Who w…

    NFL Week 8 picks: Cowboys-Lions should be a scoring fest. Who will …

    CNNSI.com Oct 24, 2013
    Cowboys-Lions should be a scoring fest. Who will emerge? Picking that and more Week 8 games.
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  • Bills lead NFL in possessions

    Bills lead NFL in possessions

    buffalobills.com Oct 24, 2013
    The Bills may ranks 29th in the league in time of possession, but Buffalo has had more opportunities with the football than any other team in the league. Buffalo leads the league in number of possessions with 97 through their first seven games. Only sev…
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  • Mario: defense’s success is due to coaching

    Mario: defense’s success is due to coaching

    buffalobills.com Oct 24, 2013
    Bills DE Mario Williams is off to the best start of his career in terms of sacks with 10 in his first seven games. Williams feels there are a few reasons why, but the top reason in his opinion is defensive coordinator Mike Pettine and his defensive staf…
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  • Lewis settling in at quarterback

    Lewis settling in at quarterback

    buffalobills.com Oct 24, 2013
    Bills QB Thad Lewis is preparing to make his third straight start this week for the Bills. After being quickly thrust into the role on the heels of EJ Manuel’s knee injury, Lewis feels like he’s finally settling into the role. “Very comfortable,” said L…
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  • Thursday morning one-liners

    Thursday morning one-liners

    profootballtalk.com Oct 24, 2013
    Jerry Sullivan of the Buffalo News thinks it might be time for Bills RB C.J. Spiller to sit one out to get well. Dolphins LB Dannell Ellerbe practiced for the second straight day, and is in line to return this week from a shoulder injury. A day after si…
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  • Marrone-Payton connection still strong

    Marrone-Payton connection still strong

    ESPN.com Oct 24, 2013
    ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. -- It's been five years since Doug Marrone served as the offensive coordinator in New Orleans, but when he heard the familiar voice of New Orleans Saints coach Sean Payton on a conference call with Buffalo Bills reporters Wednesday, h…
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  • Video - Sport Science: Never Say Never 00:29

    Sport Science: Never Say Never

    Oct 24
    John Brenkus breaks down the way that Mario Williams was able to force a fumble that led to a game-winning field goal for the Bills.
  • Video - Countdown Daily Prediction: BUF-NO 00:49

    Countdown Daily Prediction: BUF-NO

    Oct 24
    The NFL Live crew make their picks for Buffalo at New Orleans.
  • Video - Inside Edge: Bills at Saints 00:55

    Inside Edge: Bills at Saints

    Oct 24
    ESPN NFL Insider Mike Sando delivers some stats to help you make a pick for Buffalo at New Orleans.

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