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Kyle Orton's deal with Bills averages $5.5M

Kyle Orton's deal with Bills averages $5.5M

ESPN.com profootballtalk.com Updated 6 hours ago
How much is Kyle Orton worth to the Buffalo Bills? In signing him to a two-year deal last week, the Bills made Orton the third-highest paid backup in the NFL. With a $4 million cap number, only Oakland's Matt Schaub ($8 million) and Miami's Matt Moore (…
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  • Bills' Manuel must still earn captain honor

    Bills' Manuel must still earn captain honor

    ESPN.com 7 hours ago
    Should EJ Manuel be a team's captain? Does he need to be one? Are captains even significant? The Buffalo Bills' announcement Monday of six captains -- none of which were Manuel -- became a hot-button issue as the second-year quarterback feels some late-…
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  • Tuesday morning one-liners

    Tuesday morning one-liners

    profootballtalk.com 13 hours ago
    Does it matter that QB EJ Manuel isn’t a Bills captain? Jarvis Landry is in line for first crack at returner duties with the Dolphins. Sebastian Vollmer is ready to play anywhere the Patriots want him. Jets coach Rex Ryan took issue with the notion that…
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  • Watkins hoping to play Sunday

    Watkins hoping to play Sunday

    Bills WR Sammy Watkins practiced on Monday with his teammates for the first time since leaving the team’s preseason finale on the second offensive series. Watkins re-aggravated his bruised ribs, but is confident he’ll be out on the field on Sunday in Ch…
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  • Captaincy nothing new for Corey Graham

    Captaincy nothing new for Corey Graham

    buffalobills.com Sep 1 (yesterday)
    Corey Graham was named one of six captains for the 2014 Bills by his teammates, which were announced Monday by the club. Named as a captain entering his first year with Buffalo was certainly an honor, but serving as a captain is nothing new for the vete…
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  • THN’s 2014-15 NHL season preview: Buffalo Sabres

    THN’s 2014-15 NHL season preview: Buffalo Sabres

    thehockeynews.com Sep 1 (yesterday)
    2013-14 record: 21-51-10, 16th in East, 30th overall Acquisitions: Andre Benoit, Tyson Strachan, Andrej Meszaros, Josh Gorges, Brian Gionta, Cody McCormick, Matt Moulson Departures: Matt D’Agostini, John Scott, Kevin Porter, Cory Conacher, Christian Ehr…
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  • Jeff Tuel headlines Bills practice squad

    Jeff Tuel headlines Bills practice squad

    profootballtalk.com ESPN.com Sep 1 (yesterday)
    The Bills’s decision to shake up their quarterback depth chart with the acquisition of Kyle Orton means that there was no room for Jeff Tuel on the team’s 53-man roster. There’s still a place for him in the organization, however. Tuel is back with the B…
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  • Spikes, Graham among Bills' captains

    Spikes, Graham among Bills' captains

    ESPN.com profootballtalk.com Sep 1 (yesterday)
    The Buffalo Bills announced six team captains Monday for the upcoming season. Linebacker Brandon Spikes and cornerback Corey Graham were both named captains. Defensive end Mario Williams is also a first-time captain. The three remaining captains are the…
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  • Bills’ Eric Wood blames ESPN for lack of interest in Michael Sa…

    Bills’ Eric Wood blames ESPN for lack of interest in Michael Sam

    Michael Sam, the first openly gay player drafted in the NFL, was cut by the Rams on Saturday and passed over by all 31 other teams on waivers on Sunday, and so far he hasn’t even been able to land a spot on a practice squad. So are NFL teams avoiding Sa…
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  • Report: Pats, Bills had Mallett talks

    Report: Pats, Bills had Mallett talks

    ESPN.com Aug 31 (2 days ago)
    The Buffalo Bills, struggling at quarterback this preseason, had discussions with the New England Patriots about Ryan Mallett, the Boston Herald reported Sunday. The Patriots traded Mallett to the Houston Texans on Sunday, several outlets reported. The …
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  • T.J. Graham lands with Titans

    T.J. Graham lands with Titans

    profootballtalk.com Aug 31 (2 days ago)
    One of the more notable wide receivers released on Saturday has quickly found a new home. The Titans have been awarded ex-Bills wideout T.J. Graham on waivers, Adam Caplan of ESPN reported Sunday. A 2012 third-round pick out of N.C. State, the 25-year-o…
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  • C.J. Spiller finally hires a new agent

    C.J. Spiller finally hires a new agent

    profootballtalk.com ESPN.com Aug 31 (2 days ago)
    In one of his various visits to PFT Live, Bills running back C.J. Spiller mentioned that he had not yet hired a new agent since the March 2011 passing of Gary Wichard, who died on the same day the lockout started. With Spiller now starting his contract …
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  • Bills roster by position 2006-2014

    Bills roster by position 2006-2014

    buffalobills.com Aug 31 (2 days ago)
    With the 53-man roster reached on Saturday here’s a look at the position breakdown not only of the team this season, but the last eight seasons prior to see how some of the position numbers have varied over the years. For the third straight season the B…
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  • Video - Could quarterback Kyle Orton start in Buffalo? 03:01

    Could quarterback Kyle Orton start in Buffalo?

    Aug 30
    NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport has the latest on the Buffalo Bills signing quarterback Kyle Orton, while Charley Casserly and Dan Hellie discuss the idea of Orton possibly starting in Buffalo.
  • Video - Watkins Hurt In Bills' Loss 00:46

    Watkins Hurt In Bills' Loss

    Aug 28
    Sammy Watkins reinjured his ribs in the Bills' 23-0 loss to the Lions.
  • Video - Inside The Huddle: Sammy Watkins And EJ Manuel 00:33

    Inside The Huddle: Sammy Watkins And EJ Manuel

    Aug 28
    The Buffalo Bills hope trading up for WR Sammy Watkins will have a positive impact on EJ Manuel.
  • Video - Inside The Huddle: Four AFC QBs Struggle 00:51

    Inside The Huddle: Four AFC QBs Struggle

    Aug 28
    John Clayton shows why four AFC teams have to be concerned about their starting QBs' performances this offseason.

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