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Proud new Dad. Lucky husband. Sportswriter for The Buffalo News, covering the Buffalo Bills and local golf. St. Francis H.S., Univ. of South Florida graduate.

Hogan leaps at opportunities with Bills

buffalonews.com — Doug Marrone made a surprising admission about receiver Chris Hogan this week."Chris was a guy - and I've never mentioned this to Chris - that you looked at and were looking for reasons why maybe he shouldn't be on the team," the Buffalo Bills ... - The Buffalo News

Bills notebook: Goodwin likely to miss second straight game

buffalonews.com — Marquise Goodwin bristles at the notion of being injury prone.The mounting evidence, however, is making it difficult to convince the court of public opinion.Goodwin is likely to miss his second straight game with a hamstring injury when the Buffalo Bills play the New York Jets on... - The Buffalo News

Marquise Goodwin's lack of availability frustrating for both player and team

bills.buffalonews.com — Marquise Goodwin bristles at the notion of being injury prone. The mounting evidence, however, is making it difficult to convince the court of public opinion. Goodwin is likely to miss his second straight game Sunday when the Buffalo Bills play the New York Jets because of a hamstring injury.

Bills-Jets scouting report

bills.buffalonews.com — When the decision was made to bench EJ Manuel, it came with the understanding the Bills would lose a significant amount of mobility at the position. That's been the case, as Kyle Orton has been sacked 13 times in three starts (Manuel was sacked six times in four).

Watkins turns on the electricity for Bills

buffalonews.com — Sammy Watkins showed what can happen when he's the focal point of an offense Sunday.The Buffalo Bills' electrifying rookie receiver was targeted 14 times by quarterback Kyle Orton - more than double any of his teammates - and caught nine of those passes for 122 ... - The Buffalo News

Bills sign running back Phillip Tanner; place C.J. Spiller on short-term IR

bills.buffalonews.com — The Buffalo Bills added depth to their backfield this afternoon by signing former Cowboys running back Phillip Tanner. To make room for him on the 53-man roster, the team placed running back C.J. Spiller on the injured reserve/designated to return list. Tanner entered the NFL as an undrafted free agent with his hometown Dallas Cowboys.

Dixon, Brown are Bills’ next backs up

buffalonews.com — It's the Boobie and Bryce Show in the Buffalo Bills' backfield for the foreseeable future.Running backs C.J. Spiller and Fred Jackson both will be out of the Bills' lineup for an extended period of time - the former could miss the rest of the season, the latter ...

Quarterly Report: Bills 17, Vikings 16

buffalonews.com — First quarter: Hulk HoganThe Buffalo Bills' coaching staff is determined to get Chris Hogan on the field.Hogan was the third receiver into the game in the first quarter Sunday, ahead of Buffalo native Mike Williams.Hogan had a completion on his first play, but lo... - The Buffalo News

Vikings’ pressure frustrates Bills

buffalonews.com — An "f" word was muttered a lot inside the Minnesota Vikings' locker room Sunday. That word, of course, was finish. "We just have to finish. That's all," Vikings running back Jerick McKinnon said. "We have to get better at finishing."

Coming attractions: Harvin helps Jets’ need for speed

buffalonews.com — By Jay SkurskiNews Sports Reporter1. They've got a new weapon they'll debut. The Jets pulled a trade that had the NFL buzzing late last week when they acquired wide receiver Percy Harvin from the Super Bowl champion Seattle Seahawks. Harvin comes with some significa... - The Buffalo News
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Oct 21, 2014

#Bills at or near the top of NFL defensive stats: CB Leodis McKelvin tied for most interceptions (4), DT Marcell Dareus second in sacks (7).

Oct 20, 2014

RT @TBNSports: In 1 hour: Hockey super-prospect Connor McDavid is the guest on Bucky & Sully Show (6:30 @WBBZ). Plus #Bills & more. http://…

Oct 20, 2014

BN Blitz: C.J. Spiller has surgery on collarbone injury; Fred Jackson could be out up to a month bills.buffalonews.com/2014/10/20/c-j… via @TheBuffaloNews

Oct 20, 2014

That's my best guess as to how the #Bills will use the RBs. Dixon -- playing the role of Fred -- will get maybe a 60/40 split of the snaps.

Oct 20, 2014

Speaking in generalities, Marrone said it would be fair to compare the style of play of Fred/Dixon and C.J./Bryce.

Oct 20, 2014

Doug Marrone was noncommittal on just about everything regarding his RBs today, but did say C.J. Spiller had surgery on his collarbone.

Oct 20, 2014

RT @BuffNewsVogl: In their last 100 games, the Sabres have won 16 games in regulation, writes @BNHarrington. 16 in 100! buffalonews.com/sports/sabres-…

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