Josh Allen RUMORS & NEWS

  • Josh Allen ignored Coach to Throw ‘Unbelievable’ TD to Stefon Diggs

    Heavy "The Buffalo Bills didn’t just bounce back to snag a win in Week 2 following a disappointing loss to the Pittsburgh Steelers, they absolutely routed the Miami Dolphins with a monster 35-0 victory. Bills quarterback Josh Allen set the tone early in the first..." September 20

  • Is Regression Coming for Josh Allen and the Bills?

    The Ringer "It’s a hackneyed trope: the Week 1 overreaction, so common at this point that it’s almost self-aware. I should know, because I indulged in it the moment NFL football returned to my television screen. As one of the many analysts who were stunned that Josh Allen skyrocketed into the..." September 15

  • The Buffalo Bills Tried to Build the Whole Plane Out of Josh Allen

    The Big Lead "The Buffalo Bills entered this season with realistic Super Bowl aspirations. Those are still in tact after a distressing Week 1 loss at home to the Pittsburgh Steelers, but the reality portion of the exercise has supplanted the dreams at the forefront. Sean McDermott's team squandered a..." September 13

  • Steelers Coach Issues Stern Warning to Bills QB Josh Allen

    Heavy "The Pittsburgh Steelers are not hoping to see Josh Allen beyond the line of scrimmage in Sunday’s season opener, and have issued a warning to the Buffalo Bills quarterback about the consequences if he decides to take off out of the pocket. After having lost the last..." September 11

  • Josh Allen, Mac Jones, Tom Brady have top three jerseys since August 1

    Pro Football Talk "Nobody moves merchandise like quarterbacks. Five quarterbacks have ruled jersey sales since training camps opened. Fanatics has announced, dating back to August 1, the top-selling jerseys. " September 09

  • Who Is Josh Allen’s Girlfriend? Meet Brittany Williams

    Total Pro Sports "Josh Allen’s recent six-year, $258 million contract extension with the Bills positions him as one of the highest-paid quarterbacks in the NFL. But as the saying goes “behind every great man, there is a great woman.” So who is Josh Allen girlfriend, Brittany..." August 29

  • Bills' Josh Allen carves up Packers' backups; Jordan Love inconsistent

    The Athletic "Buffalo Bills quarterback Josh Allen didn't show any rust in his first game action of 2021, lighting up the Green Bay Packers in the first half of Saturday's preseason game. Allen, who sat out the Bills' first two exhibitions, went 20 of 26 for 194 yards and two touchdowns..." August 28

  • Bills Reveal Unusual Plan for Josh Allen, Starters in Preseason Finale

    Heavy "Josh Allen will be making his preseason debut on Saturday, but Buffalo Bills fans may have to stay glued to the television so they don’t miss the appearance. Bills head coach Sean McDermott revealed his plans for Allen and the team’s other starters, some of whom..." August 27

  • Josh Allen, Bills starters will play vs. Packers in preseason finale

    USA Today "After not seeing the field in his team’s first two games, Buffalo Bills quarterback Josh Allen will be playing in Week 3 of the preseason. Buffalo head coach Sean McDermott announced on Thursday that his team will be playing starters in their final exhibition game this..." August 26

  • Understanding the implications of Josh Allen's ginormous contract

    The Score "The Buffalo Bills and quarterback Josh Allen on Friday agreed to a six-year contract extension that will pay him up to $258 million, including $150 million in guarantees. That's what all the headlines said anyway. August 10

  • Inside the negotiation of Josh Allen’s record-breaking deal with the Bills

    The Atlantic "Brandon Beane had just gotten out of the shower when he got the call from Patrick Collins, Josh Allen’s agent. It was 10 p.m. Thursday. Beane was at home after a long day of training camp practice and meetings. He and Collins had spoken earlier in the day about the looming..." August 08

  • How Cleveland Browns should approach Baker Mayfield contract after Josh Allen’s extension

    Sportsnaut "It sounds like the Cleveland Browns aren’t allowing their inevitable new contract offer for quarterback Baker Mayfield to be influenced by the massive extension Buffalo Bills star Josh Allen just signed. In a radio interview with ESPN..." August 07

  • Bills GM On Josh Allen Extension

    Pro Football Rumors "It took a little while, but the Bills have locked up Josh Allen for years to come. On Saturday, the young quarterback agreed to a six-year contract extension worth $258MM with $150MM in overall guarantees. Perhaps more importantly, Allen got $100MM fully guaranteed at signing..." August 07

  • Andrew Berry discusses potential impact of Josh Allen deal on Baker Mayfield

    Pro Football Talk "Bills quarterback Josh Allen broke the bank on Friday. Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield also is due for a new, potential bank-breaking deal. After news broke of Allen’s contract, Browns G.M. Andrew Berry appeared on ESPN Cleveland to discuss the potential impact of..." August 07

  • Buffalo Bills and Josh Allen agree to terms on a six-year contract extension "It was the most anticipated item on the Bills to-do list heading into the 2021 season, and it will have Bills fans even more excited for the upcoming campaign. Buffalo has agreed to terms with franchise quarterback Josh Allen to a six-year contract extension that runs through the 2028..." August 06

  • Josh Allen isn’t sweating his second contract

    Pro Football Talk "Bills quarterback Josh Allen is eligible for his second contract. He deserves one. He has yet to get one, and Bills G.M. Brandon Beane has said there’s a deadline at some point this month that will result in the issue being kicked to 2022. August 06

  • The Lessons From Josh Allen’s Breakout Season, According to Josh Allen

    The Ringer "I am an idiot. I knew this well before Josh Allen made me look like one, but there’s no going back now. I was among the many NFL pundits who did not see Allen coming: His unprecedented year-over-year improvement since he entered the league in 2018 makes him an anomaly in NFL history and,..." August 03

  • Bills' Brandon Beane mentions deadline for Josh Allen extension talks

    USA Today "Bills quarterback Josh Allen still does not have a long-term extension in his pocket. Earlier in training camp, both Allen and Buffalo general manager Brandon Beane downplayed the situation. Beane said it’s “fine” if the QB doesn’t sign one until next summer...." August 02

  • “No Momentum” In Contract Talks Between Bills, Josh Allen

    Pro Football Rumors "The Bills and star QB Josh Allen are talking extension, but as of right now, there is no momentum towards an agreement, as Kim Jones of the NFL Network reports (Twitter link). However, Allen himself is not sweating it, calling his contract situation the “least of my..." August 01

  • Bills’ Josh Allen hit with crucial contract extension update

    Clutch Points "Contract extension talks between the Buffalo Bills and their star quarterback Josh Allen have hit a stand-still. According to Kim Jones from the NFL Network, there is “no current momentum toward a deal.” While many other players such as Fred Warner, Braden..." July 30

  • Josh Allen: A contract extension is “honestly the least of my worries”

    Buffalo News "General manager Brandon Beane reiterated his no-pressure position regarding a new contract for Josh Allen. Beane refused to characterize how talks have gone on an extension. “You know I don't really get into that,” Beane said. “Josh is in a great headspace, and..." July 29

  • Contract Holdout a ‘Realistic’ Option for Bills QB Josh Allen

    Heavy "Both the Buffalo Bills and Josh Allen seem to be singing the same tune regarding a contract extension — talks are moving along, albeit more slowly, with both sides committed to reaching a long-term deal. Still, one insider believes there is the potential for the..." July 20

  • Bills shouldn’t wait to extend Josh Allen

    Pro Football Talk "When it comes to paying a quarterback after the window opens for his second contract, we’ve developed a very careful, specific, and detailed litmus test. If you think he’s your guy for the indefinite future, you pay him ASAFP. It’s that simple, and only the team that..." July 12

  • Buffalo Bills not rushing ‘complicated’ Josh Allen contract extension "Buffalo Bills quarterback Josh Allen is entrenched as the face of the franchise, with many confident he can help this team win a Super Bowl. But while there is a lot of excitement in Buffalo, negotiations on a contract extension aren’t in as great of shape. Allen,..." July 11

  • Josh Allen open to Bills-friendly deal structure? "The three most recent monster quarterback extensions fell into two categories. Dak Prescott and Deshaun Watson agreed on shorter-term, value-maximizing deals; Patrick Mahomes signed a 10-year extension that reached unprecedented total value but aided the Chiefs in..." July 10

  • Bills HC Sean McDermott Discusses Potential Josh Allen Extension "The offseason of ?Josh Allen? has yet to see a contract extension for the face of Buffalo's future. In due time, his coach said Wednesday, but not before joining the masses in raving about Allen's development from 2018 to now. July 08

  • NFL contracts: Predicting extensions for Lamar Jackson, Josh Allen and more stars

    Sportsnaut "NFL contracts continue to soar each year, with Patrick Mahomes and Dak Prescott becoming two of the highest-paid players in the NFL. While no one will reach Mahones’ record-setting deal, we’ll see some stunning deals sign in the next few..." June 18

  • Who signs first: Lamar Jackson, Baker Mayfield, or Josh Allen?

    Pro Football Talk "Ravens coach John Harbaugh got it right the other day when he said that it’s basically a “done deal” that quarterback Lamar Jackson will sign a second contract. Jackson will indeed get a second deal. As will Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield and Bills..." June 18

  • Punches Thrown Between Bills Players After Josh Allen Throws Pick-6 At Minicamp

    Total Pro Sports "Things got heated at the Buffalo Bills’ OTA practice on Tuesday when a scuffle between offensive lineman Jon Feliciano and defensive end AJ Epenesa broke out. Read More- June 08

  • Josh Allen Expects Big Things From Bills’ New Offensive Weapon

    Heavy "The Buffalo Bills had one of the NFL’s most effective passing attacks in 2020, and Josh Allen believes that a new addition can help them soar even higher in 2021. Allen spoke out this week about the addition of wide receiver Emmanuel Sanders, saying he believes the..." May 31

  • Josh Allen unbothered by nonexistent extension talks with Buffalo

    Buffalo News "Josh Allen knew what was coming. Having not spoken publicly since appearing on a national podcast with Kyle Brandt last month during which he said he was still debating whether to receive a Covid-19 vaccination, the Buffalo Bills’ quarterback was prepared for that to be the..." May 26

  • Josh Allen won’t disclose if he’s received COVID-19 vaccination

    Clutch Points "Buffalo Bills gunslinger Josh Allen is apparently planning to play it close to the chest, including his decision to not let the world know if he’s received a vaccination for COVID-19. Read More- May 25

  • Fans are back, which is great for the NFL, but not for QBs like Aaron Rodgers, Josh Allen and Justin Herbert

    The Athletic "The U.S. sports fan returned with a vengeance this past weekend. Masses engulfed golfers Phil Mickelson and Brooks Koepka during the final round of the PGA Championship until Koepka could barely find his way to the 18th green. Mickelson couldn’t recall anything quite..." May 25

  • Kyler Murray Calls Writer Chuck Harris A Clown For Saying He Doesn’t Workout Like Josh Allen

    Black Sports Online "This was just a weird thing to say from Chuck Harris. Just because Kyler Murray isn’t posting videos of him working out 24/7 doesn’t mean he isn’t and why bring Josh Allen into the equations. Read More- May 17

  • Bills WR Gabriel Davis reveals painful experience playing alongside Josh Allen

    Clutch Points "Buffalo Bills quarterback Josh Allen certainly can’t “throw it over them mountains” because there’s only one Uncle Rico. Nevertheless, he’s known for having one of the strongest arms — if not the strongest — in the NFL today. Bills wideout Gabriel..." May 09

  • Bills Looking at ‘Smooth’ College Prospect Zach Smith as Potential Josh Allen Backup

    Heavy "The Buffalo Bills are looking at adding depth to one of the strongest positions. The team this week announced a rookie minicamp tryout for an undrafted free agent quarterback prospect who could eventually serve as backup to Josh Allen. Though the Bills appear to be set with..." May 07

  • NFL fifth-year option deadline takeaways: Why does Josh Allen get more money than Baker Mayfield in 2022?

    ESPN "Ever since the 2011 collective bargaining agreement, drafted NFL players have received four-year contracts. The contracts for first-round picks, however, include team options for a fifth year. The team has to exercise that contract option by May 3 of the contract's fourth year,..." May 04

  • Bills pick up fifth-year options for QB Josh Allen, LB Tremaine Edmunds "The Buffalo Bills have picked up the fifth-year option on quarterback Josh Allen and linebacker Tremaine Edmunds. The two have been vital pieces to the Bills roster since being drafted in the first round of the 2018 NFL Draft. In 2020, Allen set several single season..." May 03

  • Ranking the Top 5 QB-WR Duos Entering 2021 NFL Draft

    Bleacher Report "We often discuss the evolution of the NFL as a fast-paced pass-heavy game with an emphasis on quarterbacks and their weapons. Last offseason, the Arizona Cardinals and Buffalo Bills made aggressive moves to acquire lead wide receivers. In each case, the acquisition paid off for a..." April 25

  • Brandon Beane: Josh Allen’s contract extension will happen when it’s supposed to

    Pro Football Talk "Earlier this month, Bills quarterback Josh Allen said he’d love to be “locked down in Buffalo for a very long time” with a contract extension. Every indication from the organization has been that the Bills would like the same — though they’re in no..." April 20

  • Josh Allen to Trey Lance: Ignore doubters, let your game do the talking "At least five quarterbacks are expected to be selected in the first round of the 2021 NFL Draft. Clemson’s Trevor Lawrence and BYU’s Zach Wilson are projected to be the No. 1 and No. 2 picks respectively. Mac Jones, Justin Fields and Trey Lance are also viewed as first..." April 13

  • Bills Fans Erupt Over Josh Allen Still ‘Debating’ Whether To Receive COVID-19 Vaccine

    Total Pro Sports "Buffalo Bills fans have various opinions on Josh Allen’s recent comments about the vaccine. The Buffalo Bills quarterback told the Ringer Podcast that he is still debating whether to receive the COVID-19 vaccine, and believes the decision be left to a personal..." April 10

  • Bills QB Josh Allen would 'love to be locked down in Buffalo for a very long time'

    Yardbarker "Josh Allen showed significant improvement during the 2020 campaign, letting everyone know that the Buffalo Bills have their franchise quarterback. The 24-year-old, who will turn 25 next month, has evolved into one of the best quarterbacks in the game, and now he's hoping he lands an..." April 10

  • Josh Allen “debating” whether to get COVID-19 vaccine

    Pro Football Talk "The NFL will not mandate COVID-19 vaccines. Thus, it stands to reason, even with incentives offered to teams and players who are vaccinated, some players aren’t going to get a shot. Bills quarterback Josh Allen could be one of those. In an appearance on The..." April 07

  • Josh Allen sums up his thoughts on the franchise tag

    Larry Brown Sports "With Josh Allen heading into the final guaranteed year of his rookie contract, both he and the Buffalo Bills know it’s time to start thinking about an extension. While Allen’s fifth-year option is certain to be picked up, there is still uncertainty about what will happen..." April 07

  • Josh Allen on contract: We will cross the bridge when we get there "Josh Allen?'s seemingly unprecedented improvement in 2020 put the Buffalo Bills quarterback on the path to a massive payday as he becomes eligible for a new contract extension this offseason. One of the NFL's premier young talents, Allen isn't fretting about the future...." April 07

  • Bills GM eyes Josh Allen extension, wants deal to make sense for both sides

    The Score "The Buffalo Bills' next order of business is a contract extension for Josh Allen. General manager Brandon Beane spoke of his intentions to get the quarterback tied to a long-term deal sooner than later while appearing on "The Huddle and Flow"..." March 25