Bills Rumors & News

  • Zay Jones having surgery to repair torn labrum

    Pro Football Talk "The Bills took wide receiver Zay Jones in the second round of the 2017 draft and he moved to the top of the depth chart when the team traded Sammy Watkins to the Rams in August, but his production during the season wasn’t as robust as many hoped. Jones, who set an NCAA record for career..." January 14

  • Bills hire Alabama's Brian Daboll as offensive coordinator

    247 Sports "The Buffalo Bills have hired Alabama offensive coordinator Brian Daboll in the same position, the team announced Sunday. Daboll spent one season calling plays for Nick Saban and helped the Crimson Tide win the 2018 National Championship." January 14

  • Bills Will Not Hire Mike McCoy As New OC, Despite Reported Interest

    NFL Trade Rumors "According to Vic Carucci of the Buffalo News, the Bills will not be hiring Mike McCoy as their new offensive coordinator, despite the recent reports that he was one a candidate to watch for the job. Alex Marvez of the Sporting News reported earlier that McCoy and Rob Chudzinski were top two..." January 13

  • Broncos reportedly could be top landing spot for Tyrod Taylor

    Larry Brown Sports "Tyrod Taylor probably needs a new team, the Denver Broncos probably need a new quarterback, and both sides could be getting just that this offseason. Nicki Jhabvala of The Denver Post reported on Friday that many are pegging the Broncos as the top landing spot for the Buffalo Bills quarterback..." January 12

  • Mike McCoy & Rob Chudzinski Top Two Candidates For Bills’ OC Job

    NFL Trade Rumors "Alex Marvez of the Sporting News is reporting that Mike McCoy and Rob Chudzinski are top two candidates for the Bills’ offensive coordinator position. Marvez points out that both McCoy and Chudzinski have tied to Panthers HC Sean McDermott. The Buffalo Bills announced Friday that they’ve..." January 12

  • Buffalo Bills fire OC Rick Dennison after one season

    NFL.com "The Buffalo Bills are shaking up the coaching staff after ending their 17-year playoff drought. Buffalo announced Friday that it fired offensive coordinator Rick Dennison, who spent just one season in Buffalo under coach Sean McDermott after leading the Denver Broncos' offense for two..." January 12

  • Brandon Beane: Bills in process of finding franchise QB

    NFL.com "The Buffalo Bills ended their 17-year playoff drought this season but bowed out in the wild-card round. Now GM Brandon Beane is out to ensure the playoffs become a regular occurrence, and the Bills drive deeper than one game. Beane's offseason focus is clearly on the quarterback heading into..." January 12

  • O.J. Simpson Denies Conspiracy Theory He's Khloe Kardashian's Biological Father

    Bleacher Report "In an interview with TMZ Sports over the weekend, O.J. Simpson denied a rumor that he is the biological father of Khloe Kardashian. The interviewer congratulated Simpson on Khloe's pregnancy, which prompted Simpson to say: "Well, for Bob [Kardashian], God bless his soul, yeah. I don't know for..." January 10

  • Bills GM Calls Accused Racial Slurs From Richie Incognito ‘Misunderstanding’

    NESN "Buffalo Bills general manager Brandon Beane is not denying an exchange between offensive lineman Richie Incognito and Jacksonville Jaguars defensive lineman Yannick Ngakoue took place, but he has some doubts about what was said. Following Jacksonville’s 10-3 win over Buffalo in the AFC Wild..." January 10

  • Cordy Glenn should return in time for offseason conditioning

    Pro Football Talk "Bills offensive tackle Cordy Glenn went on injured reserve December 15 with foot and ankle problems. He underwent surgery on his foot by renowned specialist Dr. Robert Anderson soon after. “He had a successful procedure,” Bills coach Sean McDermott said, via Chris Brown of the team website...." January 09

  • Bills GM says Tyrod Taylor isn't only problem on offense

    ESPN "Buffalo Bills general manager Brandon Beane expressed displeasure Tuesday with the team's offense, which finished 29th in yards per game (302.6) and tied for 24th in offensive points scored (17.6) this season. "We're not satisfied with the whole offense, and it wasn't just about Tyrod..." January 09

  • Brandon Beane thinks there’s a “misunderstanding” of what Richie Incognito said

    Buffalo News "During the Buffalo Bills season-ending press conference Tuesday afternoon, general manager Brandon Beane was asked about Bills guard Richie Incognito being accused of using racial slurs during Sunday's AFC Wild Card game at the Jacksonville Jaguars. Jacksonville Jaguars defensive end Yannick..." January 09

  • Tyrod Taylor, Cordy Glenn among Bills' trade candidates this offseason

    ESPN "As the Buffalo Bills begin their offseason after having participated in their first playoff game since 2000, optimism is high for the franchise. The Bills own the No. 21 and No. 22 picks in the first round of the NFL draft in April, as well as their own and the Rams' second-round picks. The..." January 09

  • Jaguars DE Yannick Ngakoue stands by Richie Incognito slur accusation

    ESPN "Jacksonville Jaguars defensive end Yannick Ngakoue stood by the comment he made on social media Sunday night that Buffalo Bills offensive lineman Richie Incognito directed a racial slur against him, but he declined to elaborate on the exact terms Incognito used. Ngakoue said on Monday that it..." January 08

  • NFL wild card ratings all drop by double digits, continuing a bad year for the league

    Awful Announcing "The ratings news is in for the first round of the NFL playoffs, and it doesn’t look great for the networks and the NFL, with every single game suffering double-digit drops year over year relative to comparable slots. First, the Tennessee Titans-Kansas City Chiefs broadcast on ESPN and ABC..." January 08

  • NFL looking into allegation that Richie Incognito used racial slur

    Larry Brown Sports "Jaguars defensive end Yannick Ngakoue indicated on Twitter Sunday night that Richie Incognito directed a racial slur toward him during Jacksonville’s win over the Buffalo Bills, and the NFL is looking into the allegation. ESPN’s Adam Schefter reported on Monday that an NFL official said..." January 08

  • Nathan Peterman had more interceptions than Tyrod Taylor on 405 fewer passes

    Pro Football Talk "Perhaps it was fitting that the Bills’ season ended on Sunday with a Nathan Peterman interception. Peterman, who was anointed in favor of Tyrod Taylor in the regular season only to throw five interceptions in the first half of a loss to the Chargers, also replaced Taylor on Sunday after Taylor..." January 08

  • Jaguars DE claims Bills' Richie Incognito used racial slurs during playoff game

    Sporting News "Richie Incognito said in 2015 he has "changed for the better" since being cut by the Dolphins in the middle of the 2013 season amid a racially-infused bullying scandal and shunned by the rest of the league. But apparently nothing has changed. Jaguars defensive end Yannick Ngakoue said in a..." January 08

  • Kim Pegula had playoff tickets to give away and the pleas were awesome

    Buffalo News "Kim Pegula tweeted Saturday afternoon that she had a few extra tickets for Bills fans who were looking to go to Sunday's Wild-Card playoff game against the Jaguars. The pleas that came in ranged from adorable to desperate, but all showed the passion of Bills fans -- and strong GIF game by the..." January 07

  • Bills QB Tyrod Taylor in concussion protocol

    ESPN "Buffalo Bills quarterback Tyrod Taylor is in the concussion protocol after leaving in the fourth quarter of Sunday's 10-3 playoff loss to the Jacksonville Jaguars. Taylor was in the Bills' locker room after the game but was not permitted to speak to reporters while under the..." January 07

  • Sean McDermott admits mistake in key goal-line play call

    The Sports Daily "The Bills tried to get cute on one particular play in the second quarter of Sunday’s AFC Wild Card game against the Jaguars, and it cost them. It happened after Buffalo was fortunate to have had opposing linebacker Telvin Smith jump into the neutral zone on a field-goal attempt. The penalty..." January 07

  • Jags defeat Bills in defensive battle

    BuffaloBills.com "Location: Everbank Field, Jacksonville, FL Regular season records: Buffalo (9-8), Jacksonville (11-6) In a nutshell: Buffalo’s first playoff game in 17 seasons proved to be what everyone expected, a defensive struggle. The defensive units for the Jaguars and Bills proved equally effective..." January 07

  • Tyrod Taylor Leaves Potential Comeback Drive After His Head Gets Slammed Into The Ground

    Deadspin "The Bills suffered a scary injury to their number-one quarterback while on their last chance drive to keep their season going against the Jaguars. As Tyrod Taylor scrambled to try and convert on a third down with his team down seven, he was grabbed and slammed to the ground head-first by Jaguars..." January 07

  • Tyrod Taylor will earn $500,000 incentive if Bills beat Jaguars

    247 Sports "Tyrod Taylor is playing for quite a bit on Sunday in the Buffalo Bills' playoff game against the Jacksonville Jaguars. He wants to get his team into the next round, which would be a third matchup with the New England Patriots in Foxboro next Saturday. He wants to prove to other prospective..." January 07

  • Micah Hyde sprays water at fan

    Yardbarker "Injured Buffalo Bills safety Micah Hyde had a bit of a present for one heckling Jacksonville Jaguars fan on Sunday. Hyde left the game during the third quarter and was escorted to the locker room to be evaluated for a potential head injury. As he headed for the tunnel, a Jaguars fan appeared to..." January 07

  • LeSean McCoy (ankle) active vs. Jaguars

    NFL.com "LeSean McCoy might not be 100 percent, but he's suiting up to play. McCoy (ankle) is active for Buffalo's wild-card contest against the Jacksonville Jaguars on Sunday. The running back suffered an ankle sprain in Week 17 that required a cart to carry him off the field during Buffalo's win over..." January 07

  • Marcell Dareus holds grudge vs. Bills GM, coach for trading him

    NFL.com "Jacksonville Jaguars nose tackle Marcell Dareus says he'll have no problem sharing some hugs and laughs with his old Buffalo Bills teammates before Sunday's wild-card playoff game. But when it comes to the people who shipped Dareus to the Jaguars in what amounted to a salary dump at the trade..." January 07

  • Andy Dalton finds Bills fans' donations 'amazing'

    NFL.com "Soon after his epic, 49-yard touchdown pass to Tyler Boyd that sent the Bills into the playoffs for the first time since 1999, Andy Dalton checked his phone. The Bengals quarterback, still high off the big win to end his season, noticed something funny. "I got on Twitter after the game and..." January 07

  • Bills merchandise sales up nearly 400 percent since playoff berth

    Yardbarker "The Buffalo Bills snapped their postseason drought last Sunday, working their way into their first playoff game since 1999 with a win over the Miami Dolphins and a little help from Andy Dalton. Since then, Bills fans have absolutely gone wild, and Bills merchandise is selling like..." January 06

  • LeSean McCoy likely to play in AFC Wild Card Game

    247 Sports "Buffalo Bills running back LeSean McCoy is likely to play in Sunday's AFC Wild Card game against the Jacksonville Jaguars, according to a report by ESPN's Adam Schefter. McCoy has been questionable throughout the week for the Bills after suffering a sprained ankle in the team's regular..." January 06

  • LeSean McCoy will try to practice today

    Pro Football Talk "The Bills might find out soon what kind of chance they have this weekend. Via Vic Carucci of the Buffalo News, Bills coach Sean McDermott said running back LeSean McCoy was going to participate in some individual drills today to see where he is in his potential comeback from an ankle injury." January 05

  • Bills send wings to Cincinnati as thank you for Bengals' win over Ravens

    ESPN "The Bills are sending 1,440 chicken wings to the Cincinnati Bengals as a thank you for their win over the Baltimore Ravens on Sunday that clinched Buffalo's first playoff berth since 1999. The Bills announced the shipment from local restaurant chain Duff's in a tweet Thursday evening. In a..." January 05

  • Bills fans also donating to Bengals WR Tyler Boyd’s charity

    Yardbarker "Buffalo Bills fans have been going above and beyond to show their gratitude to the Cincinnati Bengals over how the team played a critical role in helping their favorite NFL team reach the playoffs. How? By being extremely charitable. Bills fans have been making sizeable donations to the charity..." January 04

  • LeSean McCoy: Ankle injury 'wasn't as bad as I thought'

    NFL.com "The good news on LeSean McCoy's injured ankle? "It wasn't as bad as I thought," the Buffalo Bills running back told reporters Thursday. The bad news on the Bills' offensive star's ailment? "But I got a lot more room for improvement, especially for where I want to be at," he said. McCoy..." January 04

  • No practice for LeSean McCoy Wednesday

    Pro Football Talk "The Bills will end their long absence from the playoffs on Sunday afternoon in Jacksonville, but it remains uncertain that they will have their starting running back in the lineup. LeSean McCoy hurt his ankle against the Dolphins last Sunday and coach Sean McDermott said earlier this week that..." January 03

  • Terrell Owens, Randy Moss headline 15 finalists for Hall of Fame class of 2018

    CBS Sports "From 108 to 27 to 15. The list of candidates for the Pro Football Hall of Fame class of 2018 continues to shrink. On Tuesday night, the Pro Football Hall of Fame whittled down the list of candidates for the Class of 2018 to 15 all-time greats. The process started with 108 nominees in September...." January 03

  • Report: Bills’ LeSean McCoy a ‘game-time decision’ vs. Jaguars

    Sportsnet "Buffalo Bills star running back LeSean McCoy will be a “game-time decision” for Sunday’s wild-card game against the Jacksonville Jaguars, according to ESPN’s Adam Schefter. McCoy was carted off the field in the third quarter of Buffalo’s Week 17 win over the Miami Dolphins." January 02

  • Marcell Dareus: Facing Titans next week would have been “easy win”

    Pro Football Talk "For a while, it appeared the Jaguars would face the Titans again next week in the wild-card round of the playoffs. Instead, the Bengals scored on a 49-yard pass on fourth down with 44 seconds remaining to beat the Ravens and send the Bills to Jacksonville instead. Jaguars nose tackle Marcell..." January 01

  • Sean McDermott: Thank you Bengals

    Pro Football Talk "Of all the ways that the Bills’ playoff drought could come to an end, it’s hard to imagine too many people would have picked a fourth down pass from Bengals quarterback Andy Dalton to wide receiver Tyler Boyd in a game not involving the Bills to factor into the mix. Sometimes it takes strange..." January 01

  • Kyle Williams: “Such a good feeling” to make playoffs

    Pro Football Talk "There were plenty of happy faces in the Bills locker room after Sunday’s 22-16 win over the Dolphins was followed by the miraculous finish to the Bengals’ win over the Ravens to put Buffalo in the playoffs for the first time since 1999. The happiest might have belonged to defensive tackle Kyle..." January 01

  • Sean McDermott: A chance LeSean McCoy can play this week

    Pro Football Talk "The Bills broke a 17-year playoff drought, but their best chance to advance might have been carted off the field. But Bills coach Sean McDermott told reporters moments ago that there was a “chance” running back LeSean McCoy could be able to go Sunday against the Jaguars. X-rays on McCoy’s..." January 01

  • Bills fans thanking Andy Dalton with donations to his foundation

    Pro Football Talk "Bengals quarterback Andy Dalton passed the Bills into the playoffs on Sunday in Baltimore, throwing a 49-yard touchdown pass in the final minute to upset the Ravens, which put the Bills in the postseason. Now Bills fans are thanking him. An influx of donations from Buffalo has been going to the..." January 01

  • Doug Marrone on facing Bills: The past is the past

    Pro Football Talk "The Jaguars will end their long absence from postseason action on Sunday afternoon when they play host to a team with an even longer drought. The Bills are in the playoffs for the first time since 1999 and they’ll be facing one of the coaches they hired in hopes of putting an earlier end to..." January 01

  • Kenyan Drake calls decision to throw helmet during brawl ‘stupid’

    Miami Herald "Running back Kenyan Drake on Monday was remorseful — but also good-natured — about his meltdown during Sunday night’s Dolphins-Bills brawl, saying it was “definitely stupid on my part.” Drake got tossed from the game for, among other transgressions, tossing a helmet believed to belong to Bills..." January 01

  • LeSean McCoy could play in Bills' playoff game Sunday

    NFL.com "LeSean McCoy will battle to get ready for the Buffalo Bills first playoff game of since Jan. 8, 2000. The running back was carted off in the third quarter of the Week 17 win over the Miami Dolphins with a sprained ankle. NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported Monday morning that McCoy has..." January 01

  • Jerry Sullivan: Playoffs are part of the process, but challenge is building sustained success

    Buffalo News "Riding up the escalator at the airport early Saturday morning, I took my customary gaze to the right, where the smiling mural of Bills quarterback Tyrod Taylor welcomed me to the second floor and the departure gate. I wondered how soon Taylor would be departing Buffalo, as Sammy Watkins, whose..." December 31

  • Jarvis Landry, Kenyan Drake ejected after fourth quarter scuffle with Bills

    Pro Football Talk "The Dolphins may be done after the end of Sunday’s game against the Bills, but they are going down fighting. Wide receiver Jarvis Landry and his Miami teammates took issue with the way Bills defenders were handling Landry after a one-yard touchdown run in the fourth quarter and touched off a..." December 31

  • Bills' LeSean McCoy suffers sprained ankle, carted off

    NFL.com "Buffalo's best running back is out for the remainder of the Bills' game Sunday, and possibly longer. Running back LeSean McCoy (ankle) was downgraded from questionable to out, per the team's official site, after suffering the injury early in the third quarter of the Bills' Week 17 game against..." December 31

  • Dolphins claim Trae Elston off waivers, place Michael Thomas on IR

    Pro Football Talk "The Dolphins claimed safety Trae Elston off waivers from the Bills, two days before the teams play in Miami. They placed safety Michael Thomas on injured reserve in a corresponding move. Elston played in 13 games with one start for the Bills this season. He also played in one game with the..." December 30

  • With victory, McDermott would join rare list among Bills coaches

    Buffalo News "If the Bills beat Miami on Sunday, Sean McDermott will be the fifth Bills coach to have a winning record in his first season with the team. The Bills would finish 9-7. The last time that happened was in 2004 when Mike Mularkey's team went 9-7. Here is the list: Lou Saban went 7-6-1 in..." December 30