BILLS RUMORS & GOSSIP

Bills WR Watkins expected to play vs. Oakland

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) Buffalo Bills receiver Sammy Watkins is expected to play in his second consecutive game though questions persist about the severity of his left foot injury. On Thursday, Bills offensive coordinator Anthony Lynn said Watkins still has a broken bone in his left foot. Watkins returned from injured reserve last week after missing two months of action. Watkins...
Via Associated Press
11 hours ago  |  Discuss

Bills Injury Report: Darby, Harvin out; Watkins, Dareus questionable

A very lengthy injury report has far too many key names for such an important contest. The Bills’ injury report for the all-important contest against the Raiders in Oakland on Sunday is a lot longer than anybody would like it to be, and it includes plenty of starters on both sides of the ball. Right off the bat, the team ruled out Ronald Darby (concussion), Percy Harvin (migraines...
Via Buffalo Rumblings
11 hours ago

AFC playoff picture: Who should Buffalo Bills fans root for in Week 13?

The Bills need some help. Here is who they should root for. If the Buffalo Bills are going to make the playoffs, they are going to need other teams to lose. If the Bills win out, they will make it in more than 99% of simulations, but that’s not a likely feat considering they haven’t had a seven-game winning streak in a decade. Let’s take it one week at a time. AFC Standings...
Via Buffalo Rumblings
12 hours ago

Scouting Report - Week 13 - Bills-Raiders

The Bills key to victory will be their grind it out style with their run game. If they can pound out yards on the ground they can limit the number of possessions for Oakland's high octane offense.
Via BuffaloBills.com
12 hours ago

Fan Friday 12-2

Another must win game on Sunday in Oakland. Let’s get to your questions from email at AskChris@bills.nfl.net and on Twitter at @ChrisBrownBills. 1 – @ChrisBrownBillsWith the Bills depleted secondary and Oakland’s vertical threat and strong O-Line, what can Bills D do to stop Carr and O? @BuffSportsFan90CB: The best defense this week is going to be a good offense. Buffalo should...
Via Inside the Bills
13 hours ago

Tragedy of McKnight’s passing hits 1 Bills Dr. hard

Former NY Jets RB Joe McKnight was the victim of road rage Thursday when he was gunned down sitting in his car at a stop light in Terrytown, Louisiana after a verbal argument with another man. An eyewitness told NOLA.com that she was leaving a nearby store when she witnessed the confrontation. The woman said a man was yelling at the athlete, who looked like he was apologizing,...
Via Inside the Bills
14 hours ago

Bills RB LeSean McCoy's pass attempts made him a laughingstock at practice

Buffalo Bills running back LeSean McCoy has yet to attempt a pass in his NFL career and judging from a few throws he made in practice on Thursday, that seems unlikely to change. Shady attempts to fire the ball into a large mesh bucket from about 20 yards away and catches the bar twice but couldn't land it.Bills QBs Cardale Jones, EJ Manuel and Tyrod Taylor laughed at the team's...
Via FOX Sports
15 hours ago

Important Dates in Bills History: Dec. 2, 1990. Kelly unveils "no huddle" offense

On this date 26 years ago, Bills legendary quarterback Jim Kelly introduced Buffalo's no huddle offense.
Via BuffaloBills.com
16 hours ago

Bills Today: Cross training the DBs

Injury has again forced the Bills to shuffle the roles of some of their cornerbacks. Kevon Seymour may have to play on the boundary and Corey White may be needed at safety.
Via BuffaloBills.com
18 hours ago

Stephon Gilmore prepping for physical battle with Oakland’s Michael Crabtree

The Bills cornerback is planning to combat Crabtree’s penchant for pushing off. With a matchup against one of the NFL’s premier passing offenses looming this Sunday, the Bills secondary will certainly have their hands full against Derek Carr and Oakland’s strong collection of skill-position players. One player in particular has caught the attention of Buffalo cornerback Stephon...
Via Buffalo Rumblings
1 day ago

Bills are stingy in having just 6 giveaways in 11 games

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) Given his occasional ball-in-one-hand running style, LeSean McCoy acknowledges he's not the best person to turn to in pinpointing why the Buffalo Bills have committed so few turnovers this season. ''I would be lying to you if I just told you we do some super thing to protect the ball,'' the Bills running back said. ''There ain't no secret.'' And yet, McCoy...
Via Associated Press
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Bills receiver Watkins held out of practice due to sore foot

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) Buffalo Bills receiver Sammy Watkins was a late scratch from practice after complaining about soreness in his surgically repaired left foot. Bills spokesman Scott Berchtold made the announcement following practice Wednesday, saying Watkins was held out when he expressed a concern to the team's training staff. Coach Rex Ryan opened the day saying he was...
Via Associated Press
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Sammy Watkins has soreness in foot again, misses practice

Buffalo Bills wide receiver Sammy Watkins just cannot seem to escape the foot problems that have been ailing him since training camp. Just days after he returned to game action for the first time since Week 2, Watkins missed practice on Wednesday after telling trainers he was experiencing soreness in his foot. Mike Rodak of ESPN.com reports that Watkins was initially expected to...
Via Larry Brown Sports
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Buffalo Bills: Enough of being in the hunt

Well, welcome to the hunt Bills fans. Heading into December, the Buffalo Bills are sitting in a familiar spot, one they generally have found themselves in around this time for a good majority of the playoff drought.  That spot, is “In the hunt.”  Watch any NFL game from here on out, and you’ll inevitably see, at one point or another, the playoff picture graphic.  It starts...
Via isportsweb.com
3 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: LeSean McCoy torches Jaguars on 75-yard TD

LeSean McCoy is back in form, folks. After dealing with a multitude of injuries this season, as well as being listed as “questionable” for today’s game against the Jacksonville Jaguars, Shady McCoy torched the beleaguered Jaguars defense for a 75-yard touchdown rush. Shady McCoy?75 yard TD?YES, PLEASE. #GoBills #JAXvsBUF https://t.co/DVuzK4KVBG — NFL (@NFL) November...
Via Sportsnaut
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Sammy Watkins expected to play limited role vs. Jaguars

Buffalo Bills wide receiver Sammy Watkins is expected to play on Sunday for the first time since Week 2. Watkins, who underwent foot surgery during training camp, returned to practice in a limited role this week. ESPN’s Adam Schefter reports that Watkins will not play a full compliment of snaps: Bills WR Sammy Watkins, listed as questionable, expected to start Sunday vs Jags...
Via Larry Brown Sports
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Buffalo Bills: Who will step up with Watkins and Woods out?

This year has been a frustrating one for the Buffalo Bills in the wide receiver department. Earlier this year the Bills best receiving threat Sammy Watkins was put on IR which left a huge hole in the passing game. Just when it looked like they had a great alternative to Watkins in Robert Woods, he goes down as well with a knee injury. So now the question is, with the two biggest...
Via isportsweb.com
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Rex Ryan feels ‘pretty good’ about Sammy Watkins playing Sunday

The Buffalo Bills may have Sammy Watkins back on Sunday. Bills head coach Rex Ryan said Thursday that he feels cautiously optimistic about Watkins being available on Sunday against Jacksonville. “I’m not sure, but I think there’s a possibility of that. I do,” Ryan said Thursday of the chances of Watkins playing, via Mike Rodak of ESPN. “As long as there’s not another...
Via Larry Brown Sports
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Buffalo Bills brass catch and ban sex toy throwers

When the Buffalo Bills faced off against the New England Patriots earlier this year in Buffalo, it wasn’t remembered for what happened on the field. It was remembered for the sex toy that found it’s way into the end zone. In what may go down as one of the saddest days in NFL history, it looks like Bills officials have caught not one but two of the ***** throwers and they have...
Via The Comeback
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Bills catch and ban sex toy throwers

The Buffalo Bills hosted the New England Patriots in Week 8, an almost boring affair other than an odd moment. Odd moment, meaning someone threw a sex toy on the field with writing about Tom Brady on it. It seems like it would be incredibly difficult for the Bills to track down who exactly threw the object onto the field and punish them. Thousands of people, most standing or cheering...
Via The Sports Daily
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Bills WR Sammy Watkins cleared to practice Wednesday

As the Buffalo Bills continue their playoff push in the AFC, they might be getting a familiar face back in the mix here soon. Bills general manager Doug Whaley indicated on WGR 550 in Buffalo that wide receiver Sammy Watkins has been cleared to practice Wednesday (h/t ESPN.com). Watkins was placed on injured reserve back in late September with a foot injury and has missed the past...
Via Sportsnaut
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Rex Ryan hopes Sammy Watkins returns Sunday

Rex Ryan says there’s a chance Sammy Watkins could play Sunday against the Jaguars in Buffalo. Since Ryan is the King of Bold Statements, that means the Bills can hope that Watkins returns from his foot injury but not count on it. “I’m speaking on behalf of every Buffalo Bills fan: I hope he can play some,” Ryan said via ESPN.com. Not even Ryan is expecting Watkins to return...
Via The Sports Daily
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Rex Ryan hails Jaguars as ‘best two-win team I’ve ever seen’

The Buffalo Bills’ postseason prospects hang in the proverbial balance with the team sitting at 5-5. One reasonably could surmise that hosting the 2-8 Jacksonville Jaguars Sunday at Ralph Wilson Stadium is just the thing the Bills need to keep their playoff push trending upward as they sit on the outside looking in at a Wild Card spot. Not so fast, says Bills head coach Rex...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Buffalo Bills Report Card: Week Eleven

Hold off on the draft talk for at least another week, the Buffalo Bills are still alive in the AFC playoff race. It was one of the ugliest games of the season, a game that could be highlighted when people ask why NFL ratings are down, but a win is a win, and the Buffalo Bills need them anyway they can get them.  With their 16-12 win over the Cincinnati Bengals Sunday, the Bills...
Via isportsweb.com
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: McCoy had thumb procedure, should play Week 12

Buffalo Bills running back LeSean McCoy injured his thumb Sunday and had to leave the game against the Cincinnati Bengals. According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, he had a procedure on his thumb Monday but is expected to be available for the team’s upcoming game against the Jacksonville Jaguars. Rex Ryan told reporters after the game that McCoy suffered a dislocated thumb. The medical...
Via Sportsnaut
11 days ago  |  Discuss
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