Buffalo Sports News and Rumors

  • Sunday morning one-liners

    Sunday morning one-liners

    profootballtalk.com Updated 5 hours ago
    Jerry Hughes says he’s happy moving back to linebacker with the Bills. Dolphins coach Adam Gase likes what he’s seen from CB Byron Maxwell. A look at how QB Jimmy Garoppolo has fared in Patriots OTAs. A Ron Burgundy quote gets applied to the standoff be…
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  • Saturday one-liners: They’re already calling 5-6 Dolphins WR Ja…

    Saturday one-liners: They’re already calling 5-6 Dolphins WR Jakeem …

    profootballtalk.com 24 hours ago
    They’re already calling 5-6 Dolphins WR Jakeem Grant “Mighty Mouse.” (Don’t tell UFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson.) Here’s a closer look at the Bills’ nepotism-free coaching staff. Patriots CB Darryl Roberts hopes to rekindle those Malcolm Butl…
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  • Rex-Rob Ryan scoffs at suggestion of nepotism

    Rex-Rob Ryan scoffs at suggestion of nepotism

    profootballtalk.com May 27 (yesterday)
    That rollocking interview in which it became clear that Rex-Rob Ryan has taken charge in Buffalo included an effort by Rob Ryan to address the notion that he got a job with the Bills due to the fact that he’s the twin brother of the head coach. “I heard…
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  • Bills WRs coach breaks down OTA wideouts

    Bills WRs coach breaks down OTA wideouts

    buffalobills.com May 27 (yesterday)
    There are some receivers who are completely familiar to Bills fans like Robert Woods and Sammy Watkins. Some of the new wideouts and those further down the depth chart aren’t quite as well known in terms of their skill set. Bills receivers coach Sanjay …
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  • Rob Ryan says Bills 'are going to beat' Patriots

    Rob Ryan says Bills 'are going to beat' Patriots

    ESPN.com May 27 (2 days ago)
    Rob Ryan says Bills 'are going to beat' Patriots
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  • Fan Friday 5-27: Week one of OTAs is in the books. Week 2 gets …

    Fan Friday 5-27: Week one of OTAs is in the books. Week 2 gets und…

    buffalobills.com May 27 (2 days ago)
    Week one of OTAs is in the books. Week 2 gets underway Tuesday. Let’s get to your questions from email at and on Twitter at @ChrisBrownBills. 1 – Hi Chris Thanks for all you do to keep us Bills fans informed! My question is about extending Gilmore and T…
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  • No more scheme blending for the Ryans

    No more scheme blending for the Ryans

    buffalobills.com May 27 (2 days ago)
    Bills head coach Rex Ryan admitted midway through his first season with Buffalo that he made an error in judgment. He tried to blend the successful defensive scheme of his predecessor, which helped the Bills rank fourth in defense in the NFL, with that …
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  • Ryan brothers say working together has caused both to gain weig…

    Ryan brothers say working together has caused both to gain weight

    profootballtalk.com May 27 (2 days ago)
    Bills head coach Rex Ryan and his twin brother Rob have long talked openly about their weight struggles. When Rex hired Rob this year, working together did not help them take the pounds off. Rex told Jenny Vrentas of TheMMQB.com that he’s gained 30 poun…
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  • Friday morning one-liners

    Friday morning one-liners

    profootballtalk.com May 27 (2 days ago)
    A look at how the Bills’ receivers are faring in OTAs without Sammy Watkins. The Dolphins expect WR DeVante Parker to create fear in opposing defenses. DE Chris Long is learning from Rob Ninkovich in his first year with the Patriots. By staying away fro…
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  • Ryan Tannehill: A lot of freedom in Adam Gase’s offense

    Ryan Tannehill: A lot of freedom in Adam Gase’s offense

    profootballtalk.com May 26 (3 days ago)
    Dolphins defensive end Mario Williams said this week that he’s enjoying what he’s seen from the team’s defensive scheme after a dismal year with the Bills in 2015. Williams isn’t the only member of the team excited about life under a new coaching staff.…
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  • Lal: Easley ahead of schedule

    Lal: Easley ahead of schedule

    buffalobills.com May 26 (3 days ago)
    There’s no specific timetable for Marcus Easley to return from offseason surgery that he had back in January, but the signs at this point are encouraging. That according to Bills receivers coach Sanjay Lal, who appeared on the John Murphy Show. Lal knew…
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  • Buffalo Sabres sign Karabacek, 2014 2nd-round draft pick

    Buffalo Sabres sign Karabacek, 2014 2nd-round draft pick

    NHL.com May 26 (3 days ago)
    BUFFALO, N.Y. - The Buffalo Sabres have signed prospect forward Vaclav Karabacek to a three-year entry-level contract. The Czech Republic-born player was selected by the Sabres with the 49th pick in the 2014 draft. Karabacek is coming off a s...
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  • Mario Williams happy to “cut it loose” in Miami

    Mario Williams happy to “cut it loose” in Miami

    profootballtalk.com May 26 (3 days ago)
    Defensive end Mario Williams‘ 2015 season with the Bills was marked by his complaints about what the team was asking him to do on defense and complaints from others that Williams wasn’t giving the team everything he had. That unhappy mix and Williams’ b…
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  • Thursday morning one-liners

    Thursday morning one-liners

    profootballtalk.com May 26 (3 days ago)
    The Bills have a big hole at RT (Wait, can we say that?). Dolphins DE Mario Williams is upbeat about his new role. A young WR is standing outside Gillette Stadium asking the Patriots for a tryout (a young lawyer might have a better shot at employment). …
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  • Bad Week in Buffalo: From Injuries to Apologies

    Bad Week in Buffalo: From Injuries to Apologies

    nytimes.com May 25 (4 days ago)
    Coach Rex Ryan stepped to the podium and immediately proclaimed the Buffalo Bills are "a zillion miles ahead" of where they were last year.
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  • Bills GM Whaley: 'Used a poor choice of words'

    Bills GM Whaley: 'Used a poor choice of words'

    ESPN.com May 25 (4 days ago)
    Bills GM Whaley: 'Used a poor choice of words'
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  • OT Glenn grateful to overcome obstacles

    OT Glenn grateful to overcome obstacles

    buffalobills.com May 25 (4 days ago)
    It was an unusual situation that Bills offensive tackle Cordy Glenn was in a couple of summers ago. Heading into the 2014 season it was made known that Glenn had an undisclosed medical condition and would miss an undetermined amount of time in training …
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  • Bills GM Doug Whaley backtracks on controversial comments

    Bills GM Doug Whaley backtracks on controversial comments

    yahoo.com May 25 (4 days ago)
    Tuesday wasn't a good day for the Buffalo Bills on a few fronts. First, the team issued a draconian and fairly ridiculous policy on what the media can report at its open practices, which was roundly panned as spin control from a paranoid organization. T…
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  • PFWA objects to Bills’ new media policy

    PFWA objects to Bills’ new media policy

    profootballtalk.com May 25 (4 days ago)
    The Bills unveiled a new media policy on Tuesday. It created a stir among media members. It also provoked an official response from the Pro Football Writers Association, through current president Jeff Legwold. In an email to the Associated Press, Legwol…
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  • Bills get defensive when discussing Shaq Lawson’s surgery

    Bills get defensive when discussing Shaq Lawson’s surgery

    profootballtalk.com May 25 (4 days ago)
    The Bills sold first-round pick Shaq Lawson as an immediate contributor. But now that he’s had shoulder surgery and may miss some time in the regular season, the Bills are saying they’re taking the long view with the former Clemson pass-rusher. “We knew…
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  • Rex: We’re loaded at safety

    Rex: We’re loaded at safety

    buffalobills.com May 25 (4 days ago)
    The Bills chose not to re-sign safety Bacarri Rambo in the offseason. They signed free agents Robert Blanton and Colt Anderson instead. While it’s unlikely that either of them unseat incumbent starters Aaron Williams and Corey Graham, those two addition…
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  • Video - There is nothing football provides that can't be replaced 03:37

    There is nothing football provides that can't be replaced

    May 25
    Buffalo Bills general manager Doug Whaley said football "is a violent game that I personally don't think humans are supposed to play." Outside the Lines examines the impact of Whaley's statement with former NFL player Domonique Foxworth.
  • Video - Golic 'dumbfounded' by Bills GM comments 00:54

    Golic 'dumbfounded' by Bills GM comments

    May 25
    Mike Golic was shocked to hear Bills general manager Doug Whaley's comments suggesting football is a game not meant for humans to play.
  • Video - Wiley supports Bills attempt to control media 01:59

    Wiley supports Bills attempt to control media

    May 24
    The SportsNation crew weigh in on if they are OK with the Bills trying to control the media coverage at training camp.
  • Video - Wingo calls Whaley's comments 'head scratching' 01:19

    Wingo calls Whaley's comments 'head scratching'

    May 24
    The NFL Live crew reacts to Bills GM Doug Whaley calling football, "a violent game that I personally don't think humans are supposed to play."