Lorenzo Alexander has re-signed with the Bills. The veteran linebacker inked a one-year deal. Alexander has spent 3 seasons here, recording 6.5 sacks in 2018. THE BILLS WERE WISE TO GET HIM UNDER CONTRACT BEFORE FREE AGENCY. HE IS A NATURAL TEAM LEADER. NOW THAT KYLE WILLIAMS HAS RETIRED HE IS THE HEART AND SOUL OF THE LOCKER ROOM. RELIEVED HE WILL REMAIN IN UNIFORM, WE COME TOGETHER AS 1BUFFALO.
The Bills have signed Bobby Johnson as offensive line coach. He most recently served as assistant line coach with the Colts. He is a Bills alum, having coached the line here in 2010. He later coached tight ends for the Jaguars, Lions, and Raiders. JOHNSON REPLACES THE DEPARTED JUAN CASTILLO. HIS SQUAD IN INDIANAPOLIS THIS YEAR ALLOWED AN NFL LOW 18 SACKS ON ANDREW LUCK. SEEING THE WISDOM OF HIS HIRING, WE SALUTE THE MOVE AS 1BUFFALO.
Joe Philbin has interviewed with the Bills. They are looking to fill one of the coaching vacancies. Philbin most recently served as offensive coordinator and interim head coach for Green Bay. He earlier was head coach of Miami from 2012 – 2015. PHILBIN WOULD BRING GREAT DEPTH OF EXPERIENCE TO THE BILLS. THE SEARCH TO FILL COACHING SLOTS CONTINUES IN EARNEST. LOOKING FOR SIGNINGS TO COMPLETE THE STAFF, WE WATCH FROM THE SIDELINES AS 1BUFFALO.
The Patriots will meet the Chiefs in the AFC Championship game next Sunday. Kansas City is a 3 point favorite at home. New England clinched a berth with its resounding 41 to 28 victory over the Chargers. Tom Brady had a standout day, completing 34 of 44 passes for 343 yards and a touchdown. THE BILLS LONG TIME NEMESIS AGAIN DOMINATED. THE PATRIOTS WILL BE APPEARING IN THEIR EIGHTH CONSECUTIVE CHAMPIONSHIP MATCHUP. IT MAY BE WESTERN NEW YORK NATIVE ROB GRONSKOWSKIS FINAL CONTEST, WITH RETIREMENT RUMORS RAMPANT. FOLLOWING THE DRAMA OF OUR DIVISION RIVAL INTENTLY, WE AWAIT KICKOFF AS 1BUFFALO.
The Bills can save over 6.4 million in salary cap by releasing LeSean McCoy. That money could be used to sign more productive players. The aging running back had a disappointing season that underwhelmed. His best playing days are probably behind him. THE HANDWRITING IS ON THE WALL. COUPLED WITH HIS LEGAL AND PERSONAL ISSUES IT MAY BE TIME TO PART COMPANY. LOOKING FOR MANAGEMENT TO MAKE THE DIFFICULT DECISION, WE CLOSE RANKS AS 1BUFFALO.
The Bills are looking to build on a promising foundation as the team enters offseason. Rookie sensation Josh Allen has created buzz as the long awaited franchise quaterback. The emergence of Robert Foster and Zay Jones has fortified the receiving corps. The defense has made great strides as a cohesive unit. FANS CAN LOOK TO THE DRAFT AND FREE AGENCY TO CONTINUE THE REBUILDING. BRANDON BEANE HAS CLEARED THE ROSTER OF TROUBLESOME CONTRACTS. THERE IS ALMOST 90 MILLION IN SALARY CAP ROOM TO DEAL. CONFIDENT OF THE FUTURE, WE TAKE STOCK AS 1BUFFALO.
The Bills are floating a fan survey to explore stadium options. They have engagaed consulting firm CAA ICON to determine whether to build a new arena or renovate New Era Field. They are testing the waters about personal seat licenses whose revenue could defray part of the construction costs. THE PEGULAS ARE DOWN HOME PEOPLE WHO RECOGNIZE THE ECONOMIC LIMITATIONS OF THE BUFFALO MARKET. THEY HAVE KEPT TICKET PRICES SECOND LOWEST IN THE LEAGUE GIVEN LOCAL REALITIES. WHAT WORKS IN DALLAS MAY NOT BE SUITABLE IN WESTERN NEW YORK AND SOUTHERN ONTARIO. COMMENDING THEM FOR REACHING OUT AND SEEKING FAN FEEDBACK, WE ARE GRATEFUL AS 1BUFFALO.
A busy offseason is in store for the Bills through the April draft. Action kicks off with the collegiate all star games later this month. It is followed by the Pro Bowl which will feature defensive tackle Kyle Williams playing his final game. The scouting combine in late February will showcase the best of this years college prospects. Free agency will begin in mid March with almost 90 million in salary cap available to the Bills. The NFL draft will be held in Nashville in late April with the Bills having 10 picks. THE COACHING STAFF WILL BE HARD AT WORK TO BUILD ON LAST SEASONS PROMISE. WITH AMPLE FUNDS TO DEAL, EXPECT SOME BLOCKBUSTER SIGNINGS. FOLLOWING DEVELOPMENTS WITH GREAT INTEREST, WE WATCH AND WAIT AS 1BUFFALO.
Josh Allen has capped a standout rookie season. The sensational young quarterback turned in a solid 5 – 6 record. He had 2,074 passing yards and 631 rushing yards. ALLEN HAS EMERGED AS THE LONG ANTICIPATED FRANCHISE QB. HAD HE NOT MISSED 5 GAMES DUE TO INJURY THE BILLS WOULD PROBABLY HAVE BEEN 500. FANS HAVE REASON FOR HOPE IN HIS SIZE, ATHLETICISM, AND ARM. LOOKING AHEAD TO MANY GREAT YEARS WITH JOSH UNDER CENTER, WE RALLY AS 1BUFFALO.
Kyle Williams has been selected to play in the Pro Bowl. The former Bills defensive tackle replaces the injured Tennessee DT Jurrell Casey. It will be Williams sixth Pro Bowl appearance. BILLS FANS SHARE IN THIS SINGULAR RECOGNITION. KYLE HAS ONE LAST GAME TO PLAY IN ORLANDO BEFORE ENTERING RETIREMENT. CONGRATULATING HIM AND AND HIS FAMILY ON AN EXEMPLARY CAREER, WE STAND SHOULDER TO SHOULDER AS 1BUFFALO.