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Bills to pick 8th overall

Bills to pick 8th overall

The Bills finished their 2012 season with a much needed victory, but they’ll pick a bit lower in the 2013 NFL draft than had they lost the game to the Jets Sunday. Still, Buffalo will pick in the top 10 for the third straight season. Here’s the draft
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  • Sanchez’s Problems Are Stuck on Repeat

    Sanchez’s Problems Are Stuck on Repeat

    thejetsblog.com yahoo.com Dec 30, 2012
    So what happened on that pick-six play?  Via the Bills official website. With the Jets pinned deep in their own end facing a 3rd-and-5 at their own 15, Mark Sanchez’s pass intended for Jeremy Kerley was picked off by Bryan Scott. The Bills linebacker
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  • Tony Sparano's Exit Plays Out Like World's Saddest Horse Race

    Tony Sparano's Exit Plays Out Like World's Saddest Horse Race

    Tony Sparano was a goner as soon as this game ended. He knew it, you knew it-we all knew it. So, rather than talk with reporters about another woeful Jets offensive performance, he just left. No "no comment," "sorry guys, I'm not talking" or "get out of
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  • AFC East 2013 draft order

    AFC East 2013 draft order

    ESPN.com Dec 30, 2012
    The 2012 regular season is over for the AFC East. For the second straight year, only the New England Patriots finished with a winning record. Here is the 2013 NFL draft order for the three division teams that did not make the playoffs: No. 8: Buffalo Bi…
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  • Did Ryan deliver parting shot to Tebow?

    Did Ryan deliver parting shot to Tebow?

    ESPN.com Dec 30, 2012
    The Tim Tebow era ended Sunday after the New York Jets' 28-9 loss to the Buffalo Bills in the regular-season finale. The Jets will trade or release Tebow in the offseason, and Tebow reportedly is expected to land with the Jacksonville Jaguars. However, …
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  • Jets hire executive to lead search for new GM

    Jets hire executive to lead search for new GM

    thejetsblog.com ESPN.com Dec 30, 2012
    The New York Jets have hired Jed Hughes of Korn/Ferry International to lead their search for a new general manager to replace Mike Tannenbaum, according to a league source. Hughes is the vice chairman of the sports sector of the Korn/Ferry, which is an
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  • Players left with ‘What if?’

    Players left with ‘What if?’

    buffalobills.com Dec 30, 2012
    The ‘what if” game is something that no NFL coach ever does, but Buffalo’s players were left with that question as they began to reflect on their 2012 season following their win over the Jets Sunday. For Bryan Scott, who is an unrestricted free agen
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  • Dancing, Yawning, And Picking Our Noses Into The Sunset: Your S…

    Dancing, Yawning, And Picking Our Noses Into The Sunset: Your Sunday NFL GIF Roundup

    deadspin.com Dec 30, 2012
    We'll be putting all our GIFs for the day here, from every last person in the league-coaches, players, mascots-breaking out that one dance move they've been saving up all year, to a referee in New Orleans thinking he could pick his nose because no one
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  • Woody Johnson skips Jets game

    Woody Johnson skips Jets game

    Rich Cimini of ESPNNewYork.com writes that Johnson “rarely” misses a game, and that he has said nothing about the future of any of his key employees.  Four years ago, the Johnson said G.M. Mike Tannenbaum and coach Eric Mangini would return for the 2
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  • Bills honor fallen firefighters with helmet decal

    Bills honor fallen firefighters with helmet decal

    ESPN.com Dec 30, 2012
    The Buffalo Bills affixed a "WWFD" decal on the back of their helmets for Sunday's game against the New York Jets to honor two fallen West Webster volunteer firefighters.
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  • Jets inactives: Here are the Jets inactives for today’s game ag…

    Jets inactives: Here are the Jets inactives for today’s game ag…

    buffalobills.com Dec 30, 2012
    Here are the Jets inactives for today’s game against the Bills. QB Greg McElroy CB Ellis Lankster LB Bryan Thomas G Caleb Schlauderaff TE Dustin Keller WR Chaz Schilens
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  • Points a struggle for Jets

    Points a struggle for Jets

    buffalobills.com Dec 30, 2012
    New York’s offense has struggled mightily to put up points of late. The Jets haven’t scored 20 points or more in a game since before Thanksgiving. Naturally the quarterback carousel hasn’t helped, but Chan Gailey sees their issues on offense centere
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  • Sources: Jets to fire OC among staff changes

    Sources: Jets to fire OC among staff changes

    ESPN.com Dec 30, 2012
    According to sources, the Jets do not plan to bring back offensive coordinator Tony Sparano and owner Woody Johnson has been putting out feelers for ideas to determine the ideal structure of his front office.
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  • Woody Johnson not happy with Jets leaks

    Woody Johnson not happy with Jets leaks

    profootballtalk.com Dec 30, 2012
    The Jets have more leaks than the Orca in the final 20 minutes of Jaws.  (Yes, I’ve used that one before.  Because I really am as cool as the other side of the pillow.) The latest leak is that owner Woody Johnson isn’t happy with all the leaks. Mike
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  • Sunday morning one-liners

    Sunday morning one-liners

    profootballtalk.com Dec 30, 2012
    A call for the Bills defense to make things as easy on the Jets as they did in the opener. Armando Salguero of the Miami Herald wonders if the Dolphins will take advantage of their opportunities this offseason. The return of LB Brandon Spikes would be a…
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  • Where From Here?: This morning there’s a lot of discussion in t…

    Where From Here?: This morning there’s a lot of discussion in the…

    thejetsblog.com Dec 30, 2012
    This morning there’s a lot of discussion in the New York papers about what went wrong and whether or not the people that the Jets have inside the offices at Florham Park are the right ones for the job to get things turned around. There’s a lot of real
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  • Video - Sunday Blitz: Jets-Bills Recap 01:21

    Sunday Blitz: Jets-Bills Recap

    Dec 30
    Cary Chow and Cris Carter break down the Bills' 28-9 win over the Jets
  • Video - Rex Ryan: 'If I thought Tebow could help us win, I would have played him" 02:42

    Rex Ryan: 'If I thought Tebow could help us win, I would have played him"

    Dec 30
    New York Jets head coach Rex Ryan expresses his dismay in his 2012 season, including the his Week 17 loss to the Buffalo Bills.
  • Video - Jets Finish Season With Loss 00:31

    Jets Finish Season With Loss

    Dec 30
    The Jets dropped their third straight game with a 28-9 loss to the Bills.
  • Video - Jets postgame press conference 02:03

    Jets postgame press conference

    Dec 30
    Jets react following game with Bills

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