Fred Jackson Retires After One Day Contract with Bills

Fred Jackson has retired after a one-day contract with the Bills.  The star running back spent 8 seasons here, rushing for 5,646 yards and 30 touchdowns.  He joined the team in 2007 as a 26 year old rookie after playing  in Germany.  He was cut by the Bills in 2015 and spent one year with the Seahawks.  JACKSON EXPRESSED GRATITUDE TO THE ORGANIZATION AND FANS.  HE RETAINS TIES TO THE AREA, OWNING A DOWNTOWN STEAKHOUSE. WISHING HIM AND HIS FAMILY ALL THE BEST IN RETIREMENT, WE CLOSE RANKS AS 1BUFFALO.

The Bills are potentially interested in signing Dez Bryant.  The Pro Bowl wide receiver was released from the Cowboys last week.  He would add depth to the receiving corps behind Zay Jones and Kelvin Benjamin.  Both LeSean McCoy and Andre Reed have taken to Twitter to urge his signing.  BRYANT WOULD BE A COSTLY CONTRACT FOR THE BILLS WHO ARE SHORT ON SALARY CAP SPACE.  HIS VOLATILE PERSONALITY WOULD NOT MESH WITH COACH McDERMOTTS LOW-KEY LOCKER ROOM.  LOOKING FOR WORD FROM THE FRONT OFFICE, WE OBSERVE FROM THE SIDELINES AS 1BUFFALO.

The Bills hosted Josh Allen yesterday.  The Wyoming standout is among the premier quarterbacks in this years draft.  The Bills have now met with all 6 of the leading prospects under center.  General manager Brandon Beane was mum on his intentions for trading up into the Top 5.  In his pre-draft press conference he did not divulge his strategy.  EXPECTATIONS ARE RAMPANT THAT THE BILLS WILL DEAL FOR A HIGH OVERALL PICK.  THEY DESPERATELY NEED A FRANCHISE QUARTERBACK FROM THIS SPRINGS NOTABLY RICH CLASS.  ANXIOUS TO SEE HOW THE HIGH STAKES POKER MATCH PLAYS OUT, WE BREATHLESSLY WATCH AND WAIT AS 1BUFFALO.

Offseason team activities will open today at New Era Field.  The voluntary sessions are expected to be well attended.  The first 2 weeks will be dedicated to strength and conditioning.  It is unclear whether Richie Incognito will report.  He has sent mixed signals through online tweets.  THIS IS THE FIRST ASSEMBLY OF PLAYERS AND COACHES IN THE NEW NFL YEAR.  THE COLLEGE DRAFT IS 2 WEEKS AWAY.  LOOKING FOR A GOOD START FOR ALL, WE COME TOGETHER AS 1BUFFALO.

The Bills will begin organized team activities tomorrow on Monday.  The players return initially for strength and conditioning workouts.  They will also be meeting with the coaching staff.  EXPECTATIONS ARE RUNNING HIGH AT THE OUTSET OF OFFSEASON WORKOUTS.  RICHIE INCOGNITO HAS TWEETED THAT HE WILL PARTICIPATE IN THE DRILLS.  THE REVAMPED BILLS WILL ASSEMBLE FOR THE FIRST TIME.  LOOKING FOR GOOD SESSIONS AT THE START OF OTAS, WE FOLLOW WITH INTEREST AS 1BUFFALO.

Richie Incognito tweeted last evening that his retirement may be over.  He indicated he will be in town on Monday for the start of organized team activites.  This is surely welcome news for Bills fans.  INCOGNITO IS THE HEART AND SOUL OF THE OFFENSIVE LINE.  THE VETERAN PRO BOWLER PLAYS WITH GREAT PASSION.  HOPING RICHIE HAS RECONSIDERED AND WILL BE BACK IN UNIFORM, WE AWAIT WORD AS 1BUFFALO.

Bills guard Richie Incognito has been placed on the reserve/retired list.  The 3 time Pro Bowler has retired, citing health reasons.  Incognito played 12 seasons in the league, 4 with Buffalo.  He recently restructured his contract and took a sizable pay cut.  In the aftermath he fired his agent and left the game.  INCOGNITOS DEPARTURE LEAVES GAPING HOLES IN THE OFFENSIVE LINE.  THE RETIREMENT OF ERIC WOOD AND LOSS OF CORDY GLENN COMPOUND THE DILEMMA.  LOOKING FOR INSPIRED DRAFTING TO REPLACE THE VETERANS WE HOPE FOR THE BEST AS 1BUFFALO.

The Bills have released the 2018 preseason schedule.  They open at home against Sean McDermotts former team the Panthers.  Then they travel to Cleveland to take on Tyrod Taylor and the revamped Browns.  In Week 3 they host Cincinnati in a nationally televised game.  Fans will greet Bengals quarterback Andy Dalton whose clutch performance against the Ravens broke the playoff drought.  The preseason closes with a road trip to Chicago.  THE 4 GAME LINEUP MAKES FOR CAPTIVATING FOOTBALL.  THIS IS THE FIRST PRESEASON SINCE 2001 THAT THE BILLS WILL NOT BE MEETING THE LIONS.  LOOKING FORWARD TO EXCITING SUMMER MATCHUPS, WE OPTIMISTICALLY REMAIN 1BUFFALO.

Bills guard Richie Incognito has announced his retirement.  He cited health issues, explaining his liver and kidneys are shutting down.  His doctor advised him to heal by reducing his stress levels.  INCOGNITO IS REPORTEDLY UPSET OVER THE 1.65 MILLION SALARY REDUCTION IN HIS NEW CONTRACT.  HE HAS BEEN THE HEART AND SOUL OF THE BILLS OFFENSIVE LINE, MAKING THE PRO BOWL IN EACH OF HIS 3 SEASONS HERE.  WISHING RICHIE GOOD HEALTH AND SUCCESS IN FUTURE ENDEAVORS, WE SHOW SUPPORT AS 1BUFFALO.

The Bills will host quarterback Josh Rosen today.  The UCLA standout has already visited the Browns, Broncos, and Chargers.  Bills coaches will also be meeting with USC star Sam Darnold in Los Angeles.  They are among the top prospects in this years draft.  THE BILLS DESPERATELY NEED A FRANCHISE QUARTERBACK.  TO HAVE A SHOT AT ROSEN OR DARNOLD THE TEAM WILL HAVE TO TRADE UP.  THEY LIKELY WILL HAVE TO DEAL BOTH FIRST ROUND PICKS AND NEXT YEARS AS WELL.  HOPING FOR THE BEST IN THIS HIGH STAKES MANEUVERING, WE WATCH AND WAIT AS 1BUFFALO.


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