The Bills are scheduling pre-draft visits and private workouts. They are interviewing college standouts in advance of the draft later this month. The coaching staff and front office are evaluating the best available talent to determine strategy. THE BILLS HAVE 10 PICKS OVERALL, WITH 2 IN THE FIRST ROUND. BRANDON BEANE IS FOCUSED ON THE ABILITY OF INDIVIDUAL PLAYERS AND NOT SPECIFIC POSITIONS. ENERGIZED BY THE YOUNG TALENT AVAILABLE IN THIS YEARS CLASS, WE COME TOGETHER AS 1BUFFALO.
There is a new stadium in the Bills future. New Era Field is among the most antiquated venues in the NFL. Terry Pegula, one of the leagues wealthiest owners, is committed to providing a game day experience that is second to none. Along with wife Kim they have retained a consulting firm to conduct surveys of local fans. A NEW ARENA WILL BE THE FOCAL POINT OF REGIONAL RENEWAL. IT WILL BE ONE OF THE MOST IMPACTFUL PROJECTS IN THE LAST 50 YEARS. EAGER TO COOPERATE WITH THE PEGULAS IN ITS PLANNING, WE JOIN FORCES AS 1BUFFALO.
The Bills have significantly bolstered the offense. They signed 7 linemen during free agency to better protect Josh Allen. They have added 2 standout wide receivers, John Brown and Cole Beasley. EXPECT MORE INFUSION OF OFFENSIVE TALENT THROUGH THE DRAFT. BRANDON BEANE HAS SAID HE WILL TAKE THE BEST AVAILABLE PLAYERS. HE DOES NOT SEE AN EMERGENCY AT ANY POSITION. CONFIDENT THAT MANAGEMENT HAS MADE THE RIGHT DECISIONS, WE LOOK FOR RESULTS AS 1BUFFALO.
Defensive end Eli Harold has signed with the Bills. Terms of the one year contract were not disclosed. The 6 – 3, 243 Harold spent last season with Detroit. He earlier was with San Francisco. THE FREE AGENT DEALS CONTINUE HEADING INTO THE DRAFT. GENERAL MANAGER BRANDON BEANE HAS PROVEN TO BE A HORSE TRADER WITH PERSONNEL MOVES. LOOKING FOR PRODUCTION FROM THE REVAMPED ROSTER, WE WATCH AND WAIT AS 1BUFFALO.
The Bills have announced their preseason schedule. They open at home versus the Colts and Bills alum Frank Reich. They then travel to Carolina where they take on Coach McDermotts former team. Week 3 finds them on the road against the Lions in a nationally televised game. They round out the schedule at home against powerhouse Minnesota. THE BILLS FACE A CHALLENGING PRESEASON. PLAYERS WILL HAVE A CHANCE TO PROVE THEMSELVES BEFORE THE FINAL ROSTER CUTS. LOOKING FORWARD TO SPIRITED ACTION, WE COUNT DOWN AS 1BUFFALO.
English rugby star Christian Wade has joined the Bills lineup. He will participate under the NFLs International Player Pathway Program. The Bills will receive an exemption to carry him as an extra player. THE MOVE IS A WELL INTENTIONED OVERTURE TO INCREASE FOREIGN INTEREST IN THE GAME. HOWEVER, WADE HAS NO FOOTBALL EXPERIENCE AND IS EXTREMELY SMALL – 5’7, 190 – TO PLAY IN THE LEAGUE. LAUDING HIS OUTSTANDING ATHLETIC PROWESS, WE WELCOME HIM TO TOWN AS 1BUFFALO.
Following free agency the Bills continue to rank 24 overall according to ESPN.com. That is unchanged from the standing at seasons end. Despite additions to the offensive lineup commentators are unmoved. THIS MONTHS COLLEGE DRAFT MAY IMPROVE THE RATING. THE BILLS ARE SECOND IN THE AFC EAST, TRAILING PERENNIAL POWERHOUSE NEW ENGLAND BUT AHEAD OF MIAMI AND THE JETS. LOOKING TO PROVE THE NAYSAYERS WRONG, WE LOCK ARMS AS 1BUFFALO.
The early Super Bowl odds favor the Patriots and Chiefs. Both are pegged at +700 to compete in Super Bowl 54. They are followed by NFC powerhouses the Saints at +900 and Rams at +1000. The Bears, Eagles, Colts, and Chargers round out the Top 8. THE ODDSMAKERS HAVE SPOKEN. THE BILLS AND CARDINALS HAVE THE WORST PROSPECTS AT +15000. LOOKING TO BUCK THE LAS VEGAS LINE, WE PLACE OUR BETS AS 1BUFFALO.
Having concluded a highly successful free agency, attention now turns to the draft. The Bills have 10 picks overall, including 2 in the first round. The front office is diligently evaluating college talent and strategizing on how to proceed. GENERAL MANAGER BRANDON BEANE HAS INDICATED HE SEEKS THE BEST AVAILABLE PLAYERS IN THE DRAFT REGARDLESS OF POSITION. THUS FAR HE HAS BEEN ON TARGET WITH HIS PERSONNEL MOVES. LOOKING FOR INSPIRED MANEUVERING FOR YOUNG PROSPECTS, WE CLOSE RANKS AS 1BUFFALO.
New Era Field may soon be the site of a wedding. Co-owner Kim Pegula said the team is exploring hosting a wedding ceremony at halftime this season. It will tie into special festivities celebrating the 100th Anniversary of the NFL and 60th year of the Bills. THE FORTUNATE COUPLE WILL BE SELECTED FROM THE LEGIONS OF LOYAL FANS. IMAGINE THE THRILL OF BEING MARRIED BEFORE 70,000 CHEERING FAITHFUL. CONGRATULATING KIM AND HER HUSBAND TERRY ON THEIR INGENUITY, WE LOOK FORWARD TO THE BIG DAY AS 1BUFFALO.