The Bills have promoted running back Keith Ford from the practice squad. The undrafted rookie free agent will cover for LeSean McCoy who is sidelined with a hamstring injury. McCOY HAS UNDERPERFORMED ALL SEASON. HE HAS RUSHED FOR JUST 479 YARDS. HE HAD ONLY ONE GAME WITH OVER 100 YARDS ON THE GROUND. SPECULATION IS RAMPANT THAT HE WILL BE GONE NEXT YEAR. COMPOUNDING THE DILEMMA HAS BEEN CONTROVERSY OVER HIS LEGAL AND PERSONAL PROBLEMS. LOOKING FOR SHADY TO REDEEM HIMSELF AND RETURN TO ACTION, WE HOPE FOR THE BEST AS 1BUFFALO.
The Bills have placed cornerback Taron Johnson and linebacker Matt Milano on injured reserve. The move effectively ends their season. Both recently underwent surgery for injuries sustained in action. THE BILLS HAVE YET TO FILL THEIR SPOTS ON THE ACTIVE ROSTER. THE REPLACEMENTS WILL SEE PLAYING TIME IN THE HOME STRETCH. COACHES WILL BE ABLE TO EVALUATE THEIR PERFORMANCE IN PREPARATION FOR NEXT YEAR. LOOKING FOR SPIRITED COMPETITION FOR ROSTER BERTHS, WE WATCH WITH INTEREST AS 1BUFFALO.
Bills linebacker Matt Milano has had surgery for a broken leg. The injury was sustained in the Jets game. He will miss the balance of the season. LESEAN McCOY AND CHRIS IVORY ARE LISTED AS DAY-TO-DAY FOLLOWING INJURIES AGAINST NEW YORK. THE PLAYER RANKS ARE DEPLETED HEADING INTO THE FINAL CONTESTS. PRO FOOTBALL IS A DANGEROUS SPORT WITH THE THREAT OF MISHAP ALWAYS PRESENT. WISHING THE PLAYERS WELL AS THEY HEAL, WE UNITE AS 1BUFFALO.
The Bills fell to the Jets 27 – 23 before the hometown crowd. Josh Allen again rushed for over 100 yards. LeSean McCoy continued to falter, gaining only one yard on the ground before sustaining a hamstring injury. The defense let down, allowing New York the game winning 61 yard scoring drive with 2 minutes to go. The performance of special teams was horrible, whose coach Danny Crossman will likely be gone at seasons end. THE BILLS HAVE NOW DROPPED 2 CONSECUTIVE WINNABLE CONTESTS. THEIR RECORD FALLS TO AN ABYSMAL 4 – 9. LOOKING FOR THEM TO REGROUP WITH 3 GAMES TO GO, WE SHAKE OUR HEADS AS 1BUFFALO.
The Bills are 3 – 1/2 point favorites today over the Jets. The contest pairs 2 great rookie quarterbacks looking to close out the season on a high note. The Bills are coming off last weeks heartbreaker against Miami. New York has lost 6 in a row. THIS SHOULD BE A WINNABLE MATCHUP AT HOME. JOSH ALLEN HAS TURNED IN HIS BEST PERFORMANCES OF THE YEAR SINCE RETURNING FROM HIS ONE MONTH LAYOVER. UPBEAT ABOUT OUR PROSPECTS HEADING INTO THE HOME STRETCH, WE AWAIT KICKOFF AS 1BUFFALO.
The Bills are preparing to host the Jets tomorrow at home. It will be a rematch of last months 41 – 10 blowout of New York. The Jets are coming off a 6 game losing streak with coach Todd Bowles probably gone at seasons end. THE CONTEST WILL SHOWCASE THE 2 ROOKIE QUARTERBACKS. JOSH ALLEN, TAKEN 7TH OVERALL, WILL MEET SAM DARNOLD, THE 3RD PICK. WE GIVE THE EDGE TO ALLEN, WHO PLAYED IN COLD WEATHER CONDITIONS AT WYOMING. LOOKING FORWARD TO SPIRITED FOOTBALL AMID THE DECEMBER CHILL, WE COME TOGETHER AS 1BUFFALO.
Former Bills wide receiver Kelvin Benjamin has been signed by the Chiefs. The move comes one day after being released for disappointing production. Andre Holmes also found a new team with the Broncos. THE BILLS ARE MOVING ON FROM THEIR FAILED RECEIVERS. THEY ARE CONCENTRATING ON A YOUNG CORPS WITH PROMISE FOR THE FUTURE. APPLAUDING THE SHUFFLING OF NON-PERFORMING PLAYERS, WE STAND TALL AS 1BUFFALO.
Taron Johnson has undergone shoulder surgery. The Bills nickel cornerback had been plagued all season with an injury sustained in the opener versus the Ravens. The 5 – 11, 192 pound rookie played college ball at Weber State. JOHNSON IS EXPECTED TO BE OUT FOR THE REST OF THE YEAR. HE WILL BE REPLACED BY RAFAEL BUSH. NOW THAT THE PLAYOFFS ARE EFFECTIVELY OUT OF REACH, THE DECISION WAS MADE TO START HIS RECOVERY AND REHAB. RECOGNIZING THE TOLL THAT PRO BALL TAKES ON PLAYERS, WE STAND WITH TARON AS 1BUFFALO.
The Bills have released wide receiver Kelvin Benjamin. This comes 2 weeks after he said his career had hit rock bottom. Acquired in a trade with Carolina in 2017, the 4 year veteran was 23 of 62 for 354 yards and one touchdown. The team also waived WR Andre Holmes. BENJAMIN HAD BEEN BASHED BY FANS ON SOCIAL MEDIA FOR FAILING TO TRY. THE BILLS ARE GOING WITH YOUNG RECEIVERS, FOCUSING ON UNDRAFTED ROOKIE ROBERT FOSTER. COACH McDERMOTT AND BRANDON BEANE ARE AGAIN PROVING TO BE HORSE TRADERS WITH ROSTER CHANGES. LOOKING FOR MORE PERSONNEL CHANGES AS THE SEASON WINDS DOWN, WE WATCH FROM THE SIDELINES AS 1BUFFALO.
Bills center Russell Bodine had surgery yesterday for a fractured fibula. The injury was sustained in the Dolphins game. The operation was deemed a success. COACH McDERMOTT ANNOUNCED THAT BODINE WILL BE OUT FOR THE BALANCE OF THE SEASON. RYAN GROY WILL TAKE OVER DUTIES AT CENTER. INJURIES HAVE PLAGUED THE BILLS THROUGHOUT THE YEAR, PARTICULARLY THE ELBOW SPRAIN THAT SIDELINED JOSH ALLEN FOR A MONTH. LOOKING FOR A FULL RECOVERY AND RETURN TO ACTION NEXT YEAR, WE WISH RUSSELL WELL AS 1BUFFALO.