The Bills are enjoying the summer break prior to the start of training camp. It has been an eventful offseason, with inspired personnel moves through both free agency and the draft. All eyes are on Josh Allen as he enters his second pro year. THE TEAM HAS A SHOT A MAKING THE PLAYOFFS. A WILD CARD BERTH IS A POSSIBILITY GIVEN THE LATENT TALENT THAT HAS BEEN ASSEMBLED. THE EXTENT OF PROGRESS WILL BECOME EVIDENT ONCE CAMP OPENS. LOOKING FOR COMPETITIVE FOOTBALL FROM A MUCH IMPROVED SQUAD, WE SET OUR SIGHTS AS 1BUFFALO.
LeSean McCoy is looking to dispel the naysayers. He is coming off his worst NFL season in which he rushed for only 514 yards and 3 touchdowns. He is looking for redemption, saying that it is hard to replace a player like him. McCOY IS ENTERING THE FINAL SEASON OF HIS 5 YEAR, 40 MILLION DOLLAR CONTRACT. THE BILLS HAVE ADDED DEPTH AT RUNNING BACK, DEALING FOR TJ YELDON AND FRANK GORE AND DRAFTING DEVIN SINGLETARY. McCOY MAINTAINS THAT ALLEGATIONS OF DOMESTIC ABUSE ARE UNTRUE AND BEHIND HIM. LOOKING FOR SHADY TO RETURN TO PRO BOWL STATURE, WE CLOSE RANKS AS 1BUFFALO.
NFL.com predicts an 8 – 8 record for the Bills. Commentator Adam Rank sees a respectable campaign that just misses the playoffs. He looks for a postseason berth the following year. RANK STRESSES THE NEED TO WIN THE EARLY GAMES. HE SEES A 4 GAME SLIDE IN THE HOME STRETCH. ENCOURAGED BY HIS OPTIMISTIC FORECAST, WE AWAIT THE SEASON AS 1BUFFALO.
Josh Allen has his sights set on the playoffs. To earn a postseason berth, he says the team needs 10 wins. That is achievable given Coach McDermotts playoff calibre mindset. OFFSEASON PERSONNEL MOVES MAKE THE GOAL A POSSIBILITY. THE ENTIRE OFFENSE HAS BEEN STRENGTHENED, WITH KEY ADDITIONS TO THE OFFENSIVE LINE, WIDE RECEIVERS, AND TIGHT ENDS. THERE HAVE BEEN NO MAJOR DEFECTIONS FROM THE DEFENSE. CONFIDENT THAT WE HAVE A RUN AT THE PLAYOFFS, WE WATCH AND WAIT AS 1BUFFALO.
The Bills are the heart and soul of Buffalo. The community boosts the team unlike any other NFL town. This has been impressed upon the rookies through their excursions to meet and greet local fans. PLAYERS ARE ENERGIZED BY THE PERVASIVE WORK ETHIC. THE BLUE COLLAR ETHOS IS EVIDENT WHEREVER THEY GO. PROUD OF OUR HERITAGE AND SPIRIT, WE UNITE AS 1BUFFALO.
Bills Rookie Community Day brought this years class to notable landmarks in Buffalo. The group toured City Hall and met Mayor Byron Brown. They also visited a city fire house and tried out the equipment. They then went to a police precinct to greet the men in blue. THE DAY WAS PART OF THE TEAMS OUTREACH TO THE COMMUNITY. THE YOUNG PLAYERS WERE GOODWILL AMBASSADORS TO PUBLIC SERVANTS. CONGRATULATING THE ROOKIES ON THEIR SUCCESSFUL OUTING, WE SHOW SUPPORT AS 1BUFFALO.
The Bills will have 2 practices with the Panthers. They will take place in Carolina August 13 and 14 in preparation for the preseason game on August 16. THE JOINT PRACTICES ARE AN OUTGROWTH OF THE CLOSE COOPERATION BETWEEN THE 2 TEAMS. SEAN McDERMOTT WAS DEFENSIVE COORDINATOR FOR THE PANTHERS BEFORE COMING TO TOWN. BRANDON BEANE WAS WITH THE CAROLINA FRONT OFFICE. SEEING THE WISDOM OF PRACTICING IN THE HEAT PRIOR TO THE SUMMER MATCHUP, WE JOIN FORCES AS 1BUFFALO.
The Patriots and Chiefs are tied for top Super Bowl odds. They are both pegged at 6 – 1 by Las Vegas guru RJ White to win the Championship. The Rams at 8 – 1 and Saints at 9 – 1 round out the Top 4. The Bills are way down the pack at 100 – 1 along with 6 other teams. The Cardinals and Dolphins have the worst prospects at 200 – 1. THE ODDSMAKER HAS SPOKEN. HE IS EVIDENTLY UNIMPRESSED BY THE BILLS STRATEGIC OFFSEASON MOVES IN FREE AGENCY AND THE DRAFT. LOOKING TO MAKE BELIEVERS OF THE NAYSAYERS, WE PLACE OUR BETS AS 1BUFFALO.
A lucky couple will be married at Bills halftime. The fortunate duo will be wed at the Patriots game on September 29. A contest is being conducted among loyal engaged fans. THE EVENT OF A LIFETIME WILL TAKE PLACE IN FRONT OF 70,000 CHEERING BILLS ENTHUSIASTS. SPONSORED BY LOCAL RETAILER REEDS JENSS, A RECEPTION WILL FOLLOW AT NEW ERA FIELD. FREE TICKETS WILL BE GIVEN TO THE HAPPY COUPLE AND 20 OF THEIR GUESTS. CONTEST APPLICATIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED THROUGH JULY 7. LOOKING FORWARD TO THIS ULTIMATE DEMONSTRATION OF FAN SPIRIT, WE AWAIT THE BIG DAY AS 1BUFFALO.
Hundreds of fans gathered to pack 5,000 backpacks in memory of Pancho Billa. They were joined by Bills players and staff in tribute to the Superfan who passed last month. Pancho asked that contributions be made to Teachers Desk in lieu of flowers. THE BACKPACKS WILL BE DISTRIBUTED TO UNDERPRIVILEGED YOUTH. 3,000 WILL BE SENT TO PANCHOS HOME STATE OF TEXAS. THE REST WILL BE GIVEN OUT IN WESTERN NEW YORK. PROUD OF PANCHOS ENDURING LEGACY, WE REMEMBER OUR DEPARTED FRIEND AS 1BUFFALO