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Fan found dead after ejection from Bills gameA fan ejected from Thursday night's game between the Buffalo Bills and Miami Dolphins was found dead in a small creek Friday morning near Ralph Wilson Stadium, according to multiple reports.Upvote Share Tweet
Kyle Williams on “the spark”Bills DT Kyle Williams said it last Monday—it only takes one win to provide a spark. In his appearance on The John Murphy Show Friday night, Williams said Buffalo’s win over the Dolphins provided that spark. “I think so, I hope so,” Williams said.Upvote Share Tweet
Dansby playing with a torn biceps musclemiamiherald.com Updated Nov 16, 2012Karlos Dansby didn't quite hold on to that possible interception a couple of weeks ago and was perhaps half a step late and his arms weren't in proper position to get a possible pick against Buffalo on Thursday. Maybe that torn biceps muscle that he's b…Upvote Share Tweet
Mayor Of Miami Writes Letter To Bud Selig Imploring Him To Stop The Marlins Tradedeadspin.com Updated Nov 16, 2012It's not just Marlins fans and baseball bloggers that are mad at Jeffrey Loria for gutting the Marlins roster yet again. Now the Mayor of Miami is lobbying for Bud Selig to prevent the Marlins from sticking the city of Miami with a brand new stadium tha…Upvote Share Tweet
Friday John Murphy ShowWe’ll spend most of the night recapping the Bills win over the Dolphins Friday night, on The John Murphy Show. We start at 7pm with a recap of the news of the day, and a look back at the game in our Game Rewind. At 720pm, Bills DT Kyle Williams joins usUpvote Share TweetDuring the November 4 Colts-Dolphins game, referee Tony Corrente yelled an obscenity at one of his fellow referees. Corrente is far from the first person to yell an obscenity at a co-worker, but Corrente made one big mistake: He forgot to turn his micro…Upvote Share Tweet
Stanton solely focused on 'winning philosophy'MLB.com Updated Nov 16, 2012Giancarlo Stanton shared his thoughts with Peter Gammons on the Marlins' trade the other night, expressing his frustration at being unable to actively pursue a "winning philosophy."Upvote Share Tweet
Marlins name Chuck Hernandez pitching coachChuck Hernandez has been hired as pitching coach for the Miami Marlins and new manager Mike Redmond.Upvote Share TweetDAILY REPORT —PR/CB Leodis McKelvin started things quickly for the Buffalo Bills by returning a punt 79 yards for a score just over a minute into the game and then the defense took control of things the rest of the way, as the Bills edged the Miami DolpUpvote Share Tweet
Bills ‘D’ mixed it upBuffalo’s defense is often criticized for being too “vanilla,” but that wasn’t the case Thursday night. “They did a good job of defending the run, mixing coverages up,” said Dolphins QB Ryan Tannehill. ”We were trying to guess some coverageUpvote Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Updated Nov 16, 2012It’s not all happy news coming out of Buffalo in the wake of the Bills’ 19-14 win over the Dolphins on Thursday night. The Buffalo News reports that a 26-year-old man was found dead face down in a creek near Ralph Wilson Stadium early on Friday morninUpvote Share Tweet
Byrd INT one of better plays of 2012Fortunately it was on national TV in prime time. Jairus Byrd’s acrobatic interception Thursday night with under two minutes remaining to foil a potential big play for the Dolphins late could prove to be one of the plays of the season. “That was crazy;Upvote Share TweetThe Miami Dolphins were a nice story early in the season. They got off to a 4-3 start with a rookie quarterback (Ryan Tannehill) and rookie head coach (Joe Philbin). The beginning had Miami thinking playoffs. But that all feels like months ago with the …Upvote Share Tweet
Did Michael Irvin Confront A Heckler At Last Night's Game?deadspin.com Updated Nov 16, 2012The picture above was sent to us by a tipster shortly after the conclusion of last night's Bills-Dolphins game. That appears to be the NFL Network's Michael Irvin attempting to enter the stands, and he doesn't look too happy. Here is what our tipster ha…Upvote Share Tweet
Powell ties Bills markRookie punter Shawn Powell tied a Bills mark with his performance Thursday night. Powell tied a Bills record with five punts inside the Dolphins 20-yard line. His best was clearly the one late in the fourth quarter that went out of bounds at the Miami oUpvote Share TweetThe Buffalo Bills have one of the best tailgates in the NFL. The AFC East blog asked Bills fans via Twitter to provide photos Thursday night during their nationally televised win over the Miami Dolphins. Check out our slideshow of some of the interestin…Upvote Share Tweet
LeBron James leaves eager fan hanging after Heat hold off Nuggets (VIDEO)yahoo.com Updated Nov 16, 2012The box score lists three blocked shots for LeBron James during the Miami Heat's bounce-back 98-93 road win over the Denver Nuggets on Thursday night, but his coldest rejection of the night came after the final buzzer. Behold: "Close that hand. Clo…Upvote Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Updated Nov 16, 2012Having the Bills running back job all to himself worked out just fine for C.J. Spiller. Dolphins CB Nolan Carroll had more penalty yards than the offense had total yards in the first half of Thursday’s loss. LB Brandon Spikes says he isn’t hurt by angUpvote Share TweetBEST OF LAST NIGHT: Norris Cole's unlikely three-pointer, of course. Cole was 2 of 11 from the field before knocking down the game-clinching jumper with under a minute to play. WORST OF THE NIGHT: Between Ty Lawson and Corey Brewer combined to miss more…Upvote Share Tweetdolphinsgab.com Updated Nov 16, 2012Last season the Dolphins cruised to a 30-23 win over the Bills with the run game dominating led by Reggie Bush. That same run game was smothered on Thursday night, with Bush getting just 20 yards and the special teams failed in a big way on an early pun…Upvote Share TweetCNNSI.com Updated Nov 16, 2012Leodis McKelvin had a 79-yard punt return for touchdown and the Bills held off a fourth-quarter Dolphins rally to record a 19-14 win, their first victory in prime time since 2001.Upvote Share Tweet
Knicks A Legitimate Threat To Heat?Nov 16Stephen A. Smith and Skip Bayless debate whether the Knicks are a legitimate threat to the Heat following win over the Spurs.
Dolphins postgame press conferenceNov 16Dolphins react following game with Bills
NBA: Memphis Grizzlies' size too much as they knock off the previously und…Nov 16The New York Knicks lost their cool and lost their first game in Memphis to the powerful, red-hot Grizzlies, writes John Hollinger.
Peter King: Luck vs. Brady adds new wrinkle to longstanding Colts-Pats riv…Nov 16INDIANAPOLIS -- Well, if the Colts are nervous about the showdown of 6-3 AFC teams with the big, bad Patriots on national TV Sunday, they're hiding it well. In the middle of the locker room Thursday afternoon, guard Mike McGlynn and long-snapper Matt Ov…
Why the NHL needs to rid themselves of Gary BettmanNov 16Before getting to the Week 11 picks, let's take a moment to honor the incompetence of the NHL commissioner.