The Bills have signed running back Chris Ivory to a 2 year deal. The pact is reportedly worth 5.5 million with 3.25 million guaranteed in the first year. The former Pro Bowler was most recently with the Jaguars. Earlier he was with the Jets and Saints. THE SIGNING OF IVORY ADDS DEPTH TO THE BACKFIELD BEHIND LESEAN MCCOY. AT 30 HIS AGE MAY BE A FACTOR. FOLLOWING WITH GREAT INTEREST THE OFF SEASON PERSONNEL MANEUVERS IN ADVANCE OF FREE AGENCY, WE KEEP OPEN MINDS AS 1BUFFALO.
The Bills need to re-sign Kyle Williams. He will become a free agent in just over a week. The deal is not yet done. Sean McDermott, speaking at the NFL Combine, expressed hope that terms can be worked out. Last year Williams earned 8.3 million, making him the sixth highest paid player on the team. THE BILLS MUST DO WHATEVER IS NECESSARY TO RETAIN WILLIAMS. HE IS THE HEART AND SOUL OF THE LOCKER ROOM. LOOKING FOR THE ROOKIE COACH TO KEEP HIS SEASONED VETERAN ON BOARD, WE NERVOUSLY WATCH AS 1BUFFALO.
The upcoming college draft is key to the Bills taking a franchise quarterback. They can use their 2 first round picks to trade up for one of this years standouts. The Browns, Giants, Broncos, and Colts hold the highest first round picks. A deal would give the Bills a shot at Sam Darnold, Baker Mayfield, Josh Allen, or Josh Rosen. THE TEAMS LONG-TERM PROSPECTS HANG IN THE BALANCE. UNLESS MANAGEMENT FINDS A VETERAN FREE AGENT QUARTERBACK, THE SOLUTION LIES IN THE DRAFT. ANXIOUS TO SEE HOW IT ALL PLAYS OUT, WE WATCH AND WAIT AS 1BUFFALO.
With the start of free agency just 2 weeks away the Bills have 18 unsigned veterans. General manager Brandon Beane, speaking at the NFL Combine, said signing them is a major priority. Kyle Williams and Preston Brown are especially vital to the teams success. There will be several quarterbacks available who are of interest to the rebuilding program. BEANE AND COACH McDERMOTT HAVE PROVEN TO BE HORSE TRADERS IN PERSONNAL JOCKEYING. THEY MUST STRATEGICALLY RE-SIGN PROVEN PLAYERS AND DEAL FOR OTHERS. FOLLOWING THE MANEUVERING WITH GREAT INTEREST, WE AWAIT WORD AS 1BUFFALO.
Recently signed cornerback Vontae Davis feels at home in Buffalo. The 2 time Pro Bowler said that Coach McDermott and general manager Beane run the organization with a lot of integrity. Drafted in the first round by Miami in 2009, Davis later played for the Colts. The Bills gave him a one year deal with 3.5 million guaranteed. DAVIS IS AN IMPORTANT ADDITION TO THE SECONDARY. HE IS PART OF THE SWEEPING OVERHAUL OF THE ROSTER IN THE NEW REGIME. LOOKING FOR PRODUCTION FROM THE SEASONED VETERAN, WE WELCOME HIM AS 1BUFFALO.
The Bills community unites in prayer for all-time great Jim Kelly. His cancer has returned and he is in the fight of his life. Kelly led the Bills to 4 consecutive Super Bowl appearances in the nineties. He has remained a community icon since his retirement, maintaining a local residence. There is no greater booster of the resurgent Bills. KELLY AND HIS FAMILY EMBODY THE STRENGTH OF DETERMINATION, GRIT, AND FAITH. HE IS AN INSPIRATION TO ALL. EXTENDING HEARTFELT CONCERN AND SUPPORT DURING THIS TIME OF SPECIAL NEED, WE CLOSE RANKS AS 1BUFFALO.
The Bills are hopeful that Kyle Williams will be back in uniform next season. Speaking to the press, general manager Brandon Beane said he has been in touch with Williams agent. The 5 time Pro Bowler is set to become a free agent in 2 weeks. WILLIAMS IS THE HEART AND SOUL OF THE BILLS LOCKER ROOM. HE IS A NATURAL LEADER WITH 13 YEARS EXPERIENCE. LOOKING FOR MANAGEMENT TO GET HIM UNDER CONTRACT, WE EXPECTANTLY REMAIN 1BUFFALO.
Amid all the change encircling the Bills, planning should begin for a new stadium. New Era field is among the most outdated facilities in the NFL. A new arena should logically be constructed downtown near Key Center and the Pegulas Marriott Hotel and hockey facility. It will anchor the Canalside renaissance. A STATE-OF-THE-ART VENUE WILL REQUIRE THE COOPERATION OF TEAM, GOVERNMENTAL, AND LEAGUE OFFICIALS. IT WILL LIKELY BE BUILT WITH A COMBINATION OF PRIVATE AND PUBLIC MONEY. LOOKING FOR THE LEADERSHIP NEEDED TO MAKE IT A REALITY, WE CLOSE RANKS AS 1BUFFALO.
The Bills have signed cornerback Vontae Davis to a one year deal. The free agent was released by the Colts last fall. He underwent surgery for a groin injury. Drafted in the first round by the Dolphins in 2009, Davis played 6 years for Indianapolis. He recently interviewed with San Francisco, Oakland, Cleveland, and Miami. THE SIGNING OF DAVIS PROVIDES DEPTH AT CORNERBACK. 3 VETERANS ARE ABOUT TO BECOME FREE AGENTS IN MARCH. FOLLOWING THE PERSONNEL MANEUVERS WITH GREAT INTEREST, WE SHOW SUPPORT AS 1BUFFALO.
The Bleacher Report predicts Alabama will repeat as the college National Champion this year. The Crimson Tide has the best prospects in 2018. They have 2 outstanding quarterbacks, Tua Tagvailoa and Jalen Hurts. Sophomores DeVonta Smith and Jerry Jeudy are talented wide receivers. Other contenders for the national crown include Clemson, Georgia, and Ohio State. KICKOFF TO THE COLLEGE SEASON IS STILL 6 MONTHS AWAY. MUCH CAN CHANGE IN THE INTERIM. THE EARLY LINE IS FOR THESE STANDOUTS. LOOKING AHEAD TO SPIRITED COMPETITION THIS FALL, WE PLACE OUR BETS AS 1BUFFALO.