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Turner: Orton “will help the guys around him”

Turner: Orton “will help the guys around him”

buffalobills.com Updated 9 hours ago
Plenty of Kyle Orton reaction on tonight’s John Murphy Show. We asked the listeners, now that the move has been made, what are your expectations for the offense and Kyle Orton? Our first guest spent a lot of time with the Bills QB. Ron Turner, head coac…
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  • Matt Ellis among 7 Buffalo Sabres players demoted to Rochester

    Matt Ellis among 7 Buffalo Sabres players demoted to Rochester

    NHL.com 14 hours ago
    BUFFALO, N.Y. - Forward Matt Ellis is among seven players the Buffalo Sabres have assigned to their American Hockey League affiliate in Rochester. Ellis has eight seasons of NHL experience, including the past six in Buffalo. He had four goals...
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  • Matt Ellis among 7 Buffalo Sabres players demoted to Rochester

    Matt Ellis among 7 Buffalo Sabres players demoted to Rochester

    thehockeynews.com 14 hours ago
    Matt Ellis among 7 Buffalo Sabres players demoted to Rochester
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  • The Film Don't Lie: Bills

    The Film Don't Lie: Bills

    A weekly look at what the Buffalo Bills must fix: After watching film Monday, Bills coach Doug Marrone already made the biggest change that he could make to his team, benching starting quarterback EJ Manuel. Backup Kyle Orton will start Sunday against t…
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  • Jets sign Chris Owusu

    Jets sign Chris Owusu

    profootballtalk.com 21 hours ago
    The Jets made some moves to shake up their receiving corps on Monday. Fourth-round pick Jalen Saunders was dumped from the roster so the team could sign former Bills third-rounder T.J. Graham and the team announced a bit later in the day that they have …
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  • No time to let emotions deter preparation

    No time to let emotions deter preparation

    buffalobills.com 22 hours ago
    Bills C Eric Wood did admit that when a quarterback change is made this early in the season that it can lead to some mixed feelings, mainly due to the unexpected nature of such a decision. At the same time the veteran center made it clear that those thi…
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  • Tuesday morning one-liners

    Tuesday morning one-liners

    profootballtalk.com 22 hours ago
    Bills RB Fred Jackson said he stands behind coach Doug Marrone’s decision to bench QB EJ Manuel. The Dolphins are still looking for consistency. Said Patriots DT Vince Wilfork of Monday’s loss to the Chiefs, “We took one on the chin. They beat us like w…
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  • N.F.L. Roundup: Patriots’ Loss to the Chiefs Is Their Worst in …

    N.F.L. Roundup: Patriots’ Loss to the Chiefs Is Their Worst in Nine Years

    nytimes.com Sep 29 (yesterday)
    Jamaal Charles returned from an injury to score three touchdowns, and the Chiefs handed the Patriots their worst defeat since they lost to San Diego, 41-17, in 2005.
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  • Who makes QB decision? It's complicated -- and it shouldn't be

    Who makes QB decision? It's complicated -- and it shouldn't be

    ESPN.com Sep 29 (yesterday)
    FLORHAM PARK, N.J. -- If a head coach wants to change his quarterback, as Buffalo Bills coach Doug Marrone did Monday, he should be allowed to make the move without having to call an organizational meeting to discuss, debate and vote. It shouldn't be as…
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  • National Football League Roundup

    National Football League Roundup

    nytimes.com Sep 29 (yesterday)
    Buffalo Bills coach Doug Marrone announced Monday that Kyle Orton will be the team's starting quarterback for this week's game against the Detroit Lions.
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  • Benching Manuel takes burden off Marrone

    Benching Manuel takes burden off Marrone

    ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. –- Doug Marrone hasn't just been the Buffalo Bills' head coach since last season; he's been their goalie, too. Slap shot after slap shot, the tough questions about quarterback EJ Manuel and his underwhelming play in 14 NFL starts have…
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  • OL determined to improve against stunts

    OL determined to improve against stunts

    buffalobills.com Sep 29 (yesterday)
    The Bills offensive line had some trouble with stunts and twists by the Houston defensive line on Sunday. It was a practice that the San Diego defensive line also used with some success against Buffalo. Center Eric Wood knows they’ll keep seeing it each…
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  • Chandler: Time to decide team we want to be

    Chandler: Time to decide team we want to be

    buffalobills.com Sep 29 (yesterday)
    After winning their first two games, the Bills have dropped two straight and now at 2-2 at the quarter pole of the 2014 season. Veteran TE Scott Chandler said the decision has to be made now on what type of team they’re going to be this year. “You do wh…
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  • Huge Play by Watt Helps Texans Over Bills 23-17

    Huge Play by Watt Helps Texans Over Bills 23-17

    nytimes.com Sep 29 (2 days ago)
    After watching Houston's J.J. Watt make yet another highlight-reel play on Sunday against Buffalo, Texans owner Bob McNair had just one question.
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  • Leafs beat Sabres 3-2 in shootout -- but lose Franson and Booth…

    Leafs beat Sabres 3-2 in shootout -- but lose Franson and Booth to injury

    NHL.com Sep 29 (2 days ago)
    TORONTO - The Toronto Maple Leafs have back-to-back pre-season wins over the Buffalo Sabres — but both victories came at a cost. Defenceman Cody Franson left with what appeared to be a left leg injury and forward David Booth suffered a bone b...
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  • Torrey Mitchell just doesn’t get it, so he should sit

    Torrey Mitchell just doesn’t get it, so he should sit

    thehockeynews.com Sep 29 (2 days ago)
    There’s no doubt Torrey Mitchell of the Buffalo Sabres is feeling a little badly this morning. Probably not as badly as he did more than six years ago when a reckless play he made almost ended Kurtis Foster’s career and helped inspire the NHL to change …
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  • Video - Right Move To Bench Manuel? 01:42

    Right Move To Bench Manuel?

    Sep 29
    Antonio Pierce and Ron Jaworski debate whether it was a good move by the Bills to bench EJ Manuel in favor of Kyle Orton.
  • Video - Brian Billick on Buffalo Bills decision to bench quarterback EJ Manuel: 'There's no going back' 02:07

    Brian Billick on Buffalo Bills decision to bench quarterback EJ Manuel: 'There's no going back'

    Sep 29
    NFL Media's Brian Billick and Steve Mariucci discuss the impact of the Buffalo Bills' decision to bench quarterback EJ Manuel in favor of Kyle Orton.
  • Video - Bills Make A Change 01:01

    Bills Make A Change

    Sep 29
    John Clayton discusses the Bills' decision to replace EJ Manuel with Kyle Orton
  • Video - EJ Manuel Benched For Kyle Orton 03:09

    EJ Manuel Benched For Kyle Orton

    Sep 29
    Antonio Pierce and Ron Jaworski discuss the Bills' decision to replace EJ Manuel with Kyle Orton as Buffalo's starting quarterback.

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