Bills Rumors & News

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    Rob Rang @RobRang

    Draft started and is over with no players being selected.

  • Federal Judge Approves NFL Concussion Settlement

    Slate "A federal judge on Monday gave preliminary approval to the concussion compensation deal between the NFL and former players. The ruling comes two weeks after U.S. District Judge Anita Brody raised questions over whether the $675 million cap on damages paid by the league was sufficient to cover the..." July 08

  • Bills buyers have until July 29 to indicate interest

    Pro Football Talk "For anyone interested in buying the Buffalo Bills, the time has come to put up or shut up. Or at least to say that there may be interest in eventually putting up. According to WGRZ-TV, via John Kryk of the Toronto Sun, potential buyers have until July 29 to submit a non-binding “indication..." July 04

  • Whitner takes aim at Bills and Talley, too

    Pro Football Talk "Last night, Browns safety Donte Whitner didn’t confine his Twitter ire to the horribly flawed players-supposedly-vote-but-no-one-knows-of-any-player-who-votes Top 100 list on NFL Network. Whitner, a top-10 pick of the Bills back in 2006, made this observation as well: “Wonder how you Bills..." July 04

  • Bills remain confident of victory in cheerleader lawsuit

    Pro Football Talk "The Bills went wide right in round one of the legal fight instituted by cheerleaders alleging wage violations. But the Bills remain confident that they’ll eventually prevail. “The order issued today is a procedural component of the legal process and our organization remains confident in our..." July 02

  • Bills could stiff Alonso, in theory

    Pro Football Talk "With Bills linebacker Kiko Alonso reportedly tearing an ACL while working out in Oregon, the Bills could play hardball with the high-impact 2013 rookie, if they want. Because the injury happened away from the facility, it’s a non-football injury. And teams are not required to pay players who..." July 02

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    Adam Schefter @AdamSchefter

    Bills LB Kiko Alonso tore his ACL and is expected to miss season, per source. It’s considered a seven- to nine-month recovery. Blow for BUF.

  • Kiko Alonso could have 'significant' knee injury

    SB Nation "The Bills' defense would suffer a major hit in the middle if Alonso is lost for a significant amount of time. The Buffalo Bills have learned that second-year linebacker Kiko Alonso has suffered a knee injury, one that Bills general manager Doug Whaley said could be "significant." In an..." July 01

  • Bills lose effort to dismiss cheerleader lawsuit

    Pro Football Talk "In response to the lawsuit filed by several former members of the Buffalo Jills against various defendants, the Buffalo Bills filed a motion to dismiss the case, claiming that they do not actually employ the cheerleading squad. In that initial skirmish, the Bills have done what they often do on..." July 01

  • Marcell Dareus racing trial set for September

    Pro Football Talk "Bills defensive tackle Marcell Dareus will get his day in court, right before the start of the regular season. According to Ed Drantch of WIVB in Buffalo, Dareus will have a non-jury trial on street racing charges on Sept. 9. That’s the Tuesday before the start of the regular season." July 01

  • Jaworski says Bon Jovi wouldn’t move the Bills out of Buffalo

    Pro Football Talk "Remember that two-hour lunch between Commissioner Roger Goodell and Jon Bon Jovi? The one where Bon Jovi reportedly was taking copious notes? It’s possible Bon Jovi was simply writing one thing, over and over again: “Deny any desire to move the team.” As explained by Jon Kryk of the..." July 01

  • Bills WR Sammy Watkins: Connection with EJ Manuel isn't there yet "Sammy Watkins and EJ Manuel are on the same team, but apparently they're not on the same page yet. The Bills rookie receiver said this week that he doesn't hasn't quite developed an on-field connection with his new quarterback. "It's not fully there," Watkins told NFL Network. "I mean, we've..." June 28

  • Bills rookie Sammy Watkins eager to face Cleveland

    Akron Beacon Journal "Buffalo Bills rookie wide receiver Sammy Watkins revealed Friday that Browns General Manager Ray Farmer visited him in Clemson, S.C., a few days before the NFL Draft kicked off May 8. The Browns ended up trading the fourth overall pick to the Buffalo Bills in exchange for the ninth pick, a..." June 28

  • NFL agrees to blank check to pay concussion damages

    New York Post "The NFL’s stalled concussion settlement with 4,500 former players appeared to pick up steam again Wednesday when the league agreed to lift the cap on money available to eligible victims. Under the new agreement, the NFL must pay claims for the next 65 years while no longer limiting the fund for..." June 26

  • Why Advertisements are Probably Coming to NFL Jerseys

    ACME Packing Company "The Green Bay Packers wear some of the most iconic uniforms in all of sports. They're simple, clean, a palette of football nostalgia that harkens back to the days where you could drink scotch at work, smoke on airplanes and mustaches were a defining feature of one's manliness. If you like these..." June 22

  • NFLPA collusion lawsuit to proceed "A court overturned a decision to dismiss the NFLPA's lawsuit against the NFL for collusion stemming from salary cap penalties toward the Dallas Cowboys and Washington Redskins in 2012. The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit on Wednesday reportedly overturned a decision by Judge David..." June 20

  • Report: Bills officially for sale, reaching out to prospective owners "The family of Ralph Wilson have begun the bidding process for the Buffalo Bills, sending out non-disclosure agreements and initial sale documents to groups who have expressed interest in buying the team, reports John Kryk of the QMI Agency. Prospective owners will receive a sale book containing..." June 19

  • Pegula buying the Bills would carry risk

    Buffalo News "For most of us in the real world, when we’re looking to make a few bucks and dump items we no longer need, we rummage through the basement for outdated lamps and old bed frames. We grab bicycles that our kids have outgrown and old books and dusty stereos. We take out advertisements in the..." June 16

  • Bills aim to run NFL's fastest offense "Buffalo played fast in 2013, but offensive coordinator Nathaniel Hackett says it wasn't fast enough. The Bills and Chip Kelly's Eagles were the only teams to average fewer than 24 seconds per play. The Bills averaged 23.95 seconds, the Eagles 23.38. So although the Bills ranked 29th in yards..." June 16

  • Report: Vince Young to retire from NFL, likely will take job with Texas

    Dallas Morning News "Former Texas Longhorns great Vince Young will retire, according to KXAN-TV in Austin. “It’s definitely official I think in my book,” Young told the station at his annual football camp in Round Rock. “Unless we get a great opportunity, something guaranteed…other than that I’ve started moving..." June 15

  • Jacobs family won’t bid on Bills, but may participate in stadium effort

    Buffalo News "The Jacobs family will not pursue an ownership interest in the Buffalo Bills, but is looking at operating and owning at least part of a new stadium for the team, The Buffalo News has learned. The Jacobs family’s decision to not pursue purchasing the team was confirmed by six sources in..." June 14

  • Marrone sees great progress in offense

    Buffalo News "EJ Manuel and the Buffalo Bills’ offense have appeared in “offseason form” during spring practices this month. The football has hit the ground more than one would expect from a finely tuned attack. The Bills say their quarterback and the offense as a whole are miles ahead of where they was..." June 13

  • Twinkie kingpin Metropoulos will consider buying Buffalo Bills

    Buffalo Bills News "Fewer things are more certain around here than Buffalo Bills fans not wanting their team owned by a New Jersey rocker with Toronto ties. What about the owner of Pabst Blue Ribbon, the same guy who recently resurrected the Twinkie? Hello, dreamboat. C. Dean Metropoulos, the food and..." June 12

  • New stadium won’t snag a Super Bowl for Buffalo

    Buffalo News "Look and listen hard enough and you can hear a different rumor every day about the Bills’ ownership situation and their stadium dilemma. This is all about saving the franchise. Frankly, the more you hear, the better you feel. There are too many financial and political agendas going on that..." June 11

  • Bills' Dareus applies for intervention program "Buffalo Bills defensive tackle Marcell Dareus has applied to enter a pre-trial intervention program in Alabama following his arrest last month on felony drug charges. Dareus' attorney, George R. Giddens, said it could take at least six months before his client receives a response from the..." June 10

  • Monica Seles could own the Bills, eventually

    New York Daily News "It’s game, set and engagement for tennis hall of famer Monica Seles and former gubernatorial candidate Tom Golisano. Golisano, 72, announced he and 40-year-old Seles were getting married during an appearance at an upstate high school Thursday, according to the Rochester Democrat & Chronicle...." June 08

  • Potential Bills buyer thinks team may need a dome in Buffalo

    Pro Football Talk "The Bills may remain in Western New York but move indoors. Billionaire Tom Golisano, a former owner of the NHL’s Buffalo Sabres, has confirmed that he is interested in buying the Bills from the estate of the late owner Ralph Wilson, and that he would keep the team in town. But Golisano..." June 06

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    Brian McCarthy @NFLprguy

    focusing on 3 cities for now to potentially host next year's Draft (NYC, Chi, LA). other cities remain in the mix

  • Roman numerals holiday: NFL not using them for Super Bowl 50

    Sporting News "There will be no Super Bowl L. Oh, don't worry, the NFL's annual championship game and crossover sports spectacle will still take place at the San Francisco 49ers' new Levi's Stadium in 2016. It just won't be labeled with a Roman numeral that translates to English shorthand for "loser." The..." June 05

  • Report: NFLPA mulls change on how players get paid

    Fox Sports "The NFL Players Association is proposing an idea, which would assist players in managing their money by changing the pay cycles of their base salaries, according to a USA Today Sports report. The proposal would mean players would be paid on a bi-weekly schedule over a 52-week calendar year,..." June 03

  • Bills lineman Marcell Dareus faces charges after Hamburg car race

    Buffalo News "Buffalo Bills defensive tackle Marcell Dareus was arrested last week by Hamburg town police on three misdemeanor and four vehicle and traffic charges, apparently in connection with a car race, according to sources. The race ended with the Pro Bowl lineman accused of leaving the scene of a..." June 03

  • Alonso plays down injuries

    Buffalo News "Kiko Alonso did not miss a single defensive snap last season, so it’s no surprise he is reluctant to acknowledge that he was physically hindered late in the season. Nevertheless, the Buffalo Bills’ star linebacker had arthroscopic surgery on his hip in January. It’s clear he was playing through..." May 31

  • Spiller: Best I’ve felt since 2012 "The last time C.J. Spiller was on the team’s grass practice field every step was a chore. Planting and cutting, let along straight like jogging all made his high ankle sprain throb. Spiller battled through the 2013 season with that hitch in his step. The first week of OTAs that hitch was..." May 30

  • Bills' Dareus on charges: "It's not what you guys think"

    WGR 550 Sports Radio "It hasn't been the best six-month stretch for Buffalo Bills defensive tackle and former first-round pick Marcell Dareus. To end his 2013 regular season, he was reprimanded twice by head coach Doug Marrone for habitual tardiness to team meetings. Then, just a few days after the team elected to..." May 28

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    Buffalo Bills @buffalobills

    .@sammywatkins on signing his rookie deal: "(Now) every day I can worry about football"

  • Trump would put up some of his own money for new stadium if bid is accepted

    Buffalo News "Billionaire developer Donald Trump said Monday that he’s willing to put up some of his own money to help build a new stadium for the Buffalo Bills if his bid to buy the team is successful. Asked about contributing money to a new Bills stadium during a brief interview before a speech at the..." May 28

  • L.A. could be giving up on getting an NFL team

    Buffalo News "At the center of a Buffalo Bills fan’s longest-held fear are two flashing, yellow traffic lights in an underground parking garage. This is where the 50-yard line would be at Farmers Field, the proposed downtown stadium Los Angeles entitled for construction if the developer could acquire an NFL..." May 25

  • Bills going with supersize line

    Buffalo News "The Buffalo Bills have a clear vision for what they want in their offensive linemen. Size. Lots of it. The Bills added some serious road graders up front during the draft earlier this month, spending three of their seven picks on linemen – all of whom are at least 6-foot-5 and 310 pounds...." May 24

  • Bills sign fifth-rounder Cyril Richardson

    Pro Football Talk "The Bills continued to get work done before the holiday, clicking through their draft class signings. The latest is fifth-round offensive lineman Cyril Richardson. The 6-foot-5, 343-pound Richardson won the Jim Parker award as the best offensive lineman in the country last year at Baylor." May 23

  • College football hall elects ex-Bills LB Conlan

    Buffalo News "Shane Conlan, the Frewsburg native who starred at linebacker for both Penn State and the Buffalo Bills, was named to the College Football Hall of Fame on Thursday. Conlan, who helped Penn State to the national championship in the 1986 season, becomes just the second player born in Western New..." May 23

  • Report: Tom Golisano to bid on Bills

    WGR 550 Sports Radio "The former owner of the Buffalo Sabres intends to become one of the prospective buyers for another professional franchise in the area. According to John Kryk of The Toronto Sun, billionaire Tom Golisano intends to put in a bid for the Buffalo Bills when the team officially goes up for..." May 22

  • Ten NFL marquee matchups and odds every football fan must bet "Las Vegas sports book CG Technologies, formerly known as Cantor Gaming, made a big splash in the NFL betting market last Friday night with their release of pointspreads for every NFL game from Week 1 through Week 16. Here, we take a look at 10 marquee matchups that, based on our numbers,..." May 21

  • Undrafted rookie Ladler could stick with Bills

    Buffalo News "Creating more turnovers was the goal of Buffalo Bills rookie safety Kenny Ladler entering his senior year at Vanderbilt University last fall. On the advice of Vanderbilt alumnus and former NFL safety Corey Chavous, Ladler spent last summer watching video of Chicago Bears cornerback Charles..." May 21

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    Tim Graham @ByTimGraham

    Two NFL owners tell me regardless of whether the Bills can be moved from WNY, they fully anticipate Jon Bon Jovi group to bid on the team.

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    Buffalo Bills @buffalobills

    Jim Kelly is DONE with chemotherapy! #PrayersForJK

  • Bills' Henderson knows there's no excuses "The Buffalo Bills' message to Seantrel Henderson, their final pick in the 2014 draft, was clear: You have one chance. Henderson, once the nation's top offensive line recruit, tumbled at Miami. He was suspended three times for marijuana use in college and later failed a drug test at the NFL..." May 19

  • Bills begin sizing up OT Henderson

    Buffalo News "Seantrel Henderson can only remember one time walking into a room and not being the biggest person in it. “Bryant McKinnie. You can see the actual inch he got on me. Other than that, I’ve never seen nobody really bigger than me,” said the 6-foot-7, 331-pound Henderson, the final member of the..." May 19

  • Bills fan gets Ralph Wilson Jr. tattoo "Fans have decorated their bodies with tattoos of team logos and even images of players, but 32-year-old Buffalo Bills fan Jack Meredith might be the first sports fan to get a tattoo of his team's owner. The season ticket holder from upstate New York said he went to a tattoo parlor on Saturday..." May 19

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    Mike Rodak @mikerodak

    Bills have signed Preston Brown, their third-round selection. 4 signings down, 3 to go.

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    Greg Auman @gregauman

    Ex-Bucs WR Mike Williams has been rejected from pre-trial program and has May 29 Tampa court date on misdemeanor charges, per court records.