The Bills have signed cornerback EJ Gaines. The one year deal is worth a reported 3.6 million. He returns after spending a season with the Browns. Originally acquired from the Rams in 2017, he has been plagued by injuries. GAINES ADDS EXPERIENCED DEPTH AT CB. THE BILLS ARE ROUNDING OUT THEIR FREE AGENT DEALINGS. LOOKING AHEAD TO NEXT MONTHS DRAFT, WE ANTICIPATE OTHER ROSTER MOVES AS 1BUFFALO.
Williamsville native Rob Gronkowski has announced his retirement. The New England tight end decided to hang up his cleats following multiple injuries that diminished his production. THE 5 TIME PRO BOWLER PLAYED 9 SEASONS FOR THE PATRIOTS. HIS STATS ARE OUTSTANDING – 521 CAREER RECEPTIONS FOR 7,861 YARDS AND 79 TOUCHDOWNS, 12 SCORED AGAINST THE BILLS. HE REMAINED MIFFED THAT WE PASSED OVER HIM IN THE DRAFT. WISHING GRONK ALL THE BEST AS A NEW CHAPTER BEGINS , WE SALUTE THE FUTURE HALL OF FAMER AS 1BUFFALO.
The Bills have 100 – 1 odds of winning Super Bowl 54. They remain unchanged since the conclusion of last season despite aggressive dealing during free agency. The Patriots and Chiefs are the favorites at 6 – 1, followed by the Rams and Saints at 8 – 1 and Browns and Packers at 14 – 1. THE LAS VEGAS ODDSMAKERS HAVE SPOKEN. THEY ARE UNMOVED BY THE ROSTER MANEUVERS AT ONE BILLS DRIVE. HOPING TO MAKE BELIEVERS OF THE NAYSAYERS, WE MAKE OUR EARLY WAGERS AS 1BUFFALO.
The Bills have signed tight end Jake Fisher to a one year deal. He spent 4 seasons with the Bengals as an offensive lineman. In the offseason he has transitioned to tight end, a position he played in high school. FISHER JOINS A CROWDED TE SQUAD THAT INCLUDES JASON CROOM AND TYLER KROFT. THERE IS LIKELY TO BE LIVELY COMPETITION IN CAMP FOR THE STARTING NOD. LOOKING FOR MORE SIGNINGS AS FREE AGENCY CONTINUES, WE WATCH AND WAIT AS 1BUFFALO.
Bills offensive linemen Jeremiah Sirles and Spencer Long will host a dinner for Nebraska flood relief. The natural disaster has caused widespread damage in the northern part of the state. The 2 linemen played college ball for the Cornhuskers and room there in the offseason. THE MEAL IS EXPECTED TO FEED UP TO 800. IT WILL SHOW SUPPORT FOR FIRST RESPONDERS AND FELLOW NEBRASKANS DISPLACED BY THE SPRING RUN OFF. SALUTING SIRLES AND LONG FOR THEIR CIVIC CONSCIENCE, WE STAND WITH THEM AS 1BUFFALO.
Terry and Kim Pegula seek sports betting at venues in New York State. The owners of the Bills and Sabres have hired an Albany consultant to lobby for wagering at stadiums and arenas. THE PROPOSAL HAS MET WITH LUKEWARM RESPONSE FROM GOVERNOR CUOMO. HE BELIEVES A CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDEMENT WOULD BE REQUIRED FOR WAGERING OUTSIDE CASINOS. FOLLOWING THE DEBATE WITH GREAT INTEREST, WE PLACE OUR BETS AS 1BUFFALO.
Maurice Alexander will visit the Bills later this week. The defensive back has also played special teams. Drafted in the fourth round in 2014 by the Rams, he spent last season with the Seahawks. THE BILLS ARE LOOKING TO BOLSTER SPECIAL TEAMS. HEATH FARWELL WAS HIRED TO FIX THAT PROBLEM AREA. LOOKING FOR PROGRESS UNDER THE NEW COORDINATOR, WE ARE HOPEFUL AS 1BUFFALO.
Half way through the offseason, the Bills are poised to build for the future. They have made wise strategic deals for steady free agents without overpaying. They have 10 picks in next months college draft including 2 in the first round. PREPARATIONS ARE UNDERWAY FOR MINI CAMP IN APRIL. THE EMPHASIS IS ON BUILDING A VIABLE SUPPORTING CAST FOR QUARTERBACK JOSH ALLEN. THE REVAMPING OF THE OFFENSIVE LINE WILL RESULT IN BETTER PROTECTION. SATISFIED WITH THE STEADY LEADERSHIP OF COACH McDERMOTT AND BRANDON BEANE, WE AWAIT THE NEXT INSTALLMENT AS 1BUFFALO.
The Bills have 33 million in salary cap remaining. They have drawn down over 45 million of their reserve in the first week of free agency. 11 veterans have been signed. THE BILLS WILL LIKELY RETAIN 10 MILLION FOR DRAFT SELECTIONS. THAT LEAVES AROUND 20 MILLION FOR ADDITIONAL FREE AGENT DEALS. HOPING BRANDON BEANE HAS CHOSEN WISELY, WE LOOK FOR RETURN ON INVESTMENT AS 1BUFFALO.
Tackle LaAdrian Waddle has signed a one year deal with the Bills. He most recently played 4 seasons with the Patriots. He earlier was with the Lions under our new offensive line coach Bobby Johnson. THE BILLS HAVE REMADE THE LINE THROUGH FREE AGENCY. THE ONLY RETURNING STARTER IS LEFT TACKLE DION DAWKINS. LOOKING FOR THE NEW SQUAD TO PROTECT JOSH ALLEN AND GIVE HIM TIME TO THROW, WE NOD APPROVINGLY AS 1BUFFALO.