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By Jay Skurski » 1:13 AM

Buffalo Bills running back LeSean McCoy is one of four suspects being investigated by Philadelphia police for the assault of two off-duty officers Sunday night.The alleged assault occurred at 2:45 a.m. Sunday at Recess Lounge, a nightclub in the Old City section of Philadelphia.The dispute began over the ownership of a... Read More

By Jay Skurski » Monday, February 8, 2016

The Philadelphia Police Department has released the following statement involving an investigation that includes Buffalo Bills running back LeSean McCoy, who is one of four suspects: "On Sunday, February 7, 2016, at approximately 2:45am, the Complainants were inside a Nightclub located at 1XX S. 2nd Street. An argument... Read More

By Jay Skurski » Monday, February 8, 2016

The Buffalo Bills released the following statement late Monday morning regarding running back LeSean McCoy: "We are aware of the reports regarding LeSean McCoy and in the process of gathering more information. We will not provide any further comment at this time." McCoy, 27, is reportedly being investigated for his... Read More

By Jay Skurski » Monday, February 8, 2016

Buffalo Bills running back LeSean McCoy is one of four suspects being investigated by Philadelphia police for the assault of two off-duty officers Sunday night. The alleged assault occurred at 2:45 a.m. Sunday at Recess Lounge, a nightclub in the Old City section of Philadelphia. The dispute began over the ownership... Read More

By Jay Skurski » Monday, February 8, 2016

The Denver Broncos’ victory in Super Bowl 50 gave Peyton Manning his second championship in what is surely a Hall of Fame career.But this game was not about Manning. He was simply along for the ride.This was about the other side of the ball for the Broncos, which is reflected in the Super Bowl edition of “Three... Read More

By Jay Skurski » Sunday, February 7, 2016

Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning, a sure-fire, first-ballot Hall of Famer, said leading up to Super Bowl 50 that his team was there because of its defense. There was absolutely no doubt about that after watching Wade Phillips' crew Sunday night. The Broncos' pass rush was absolutely ferocious, led by game... Read More

By Jay Skurski » Sunday, February 7, 2016

Denver Broncos linebacker Danny Trevathan had one career fumble recovery in 56 career games coming into Super Bowl 50. Trevathan had two fumble recoveries against the Carolina Panthers, the second of which came in the third quarter after Denver safety T.J. Ward intercepted Cam Newton. Ward stumbled as he got to his feet... Read More

By Jay Skurski » Sunday, February 7, 2016

Neither team took good care of the football in the second quarter of Super Bowl 50. Carolina running back Mike Tolbert lost a fumble after the Panthers got into Denver territory when he was hit by Broncos safety Darian Stewart. The ball was recovered by Denver linebacker Danny Trevathan. On the ensuing possession,... Read More

By Jay Skurski » Sunday, February 7, 2016

At least in the first quarter, No. 2 got the best of No. 1 in Super Bowl 50. Denver's Von Miller, the No. 2 pick in the 2011 NFL Draft, stormed around the edge and sacked Carolina quarterback Came Newton – the No. 1 pick – for a sack and fumble that was recovered in the Panthers' end zone by Denver defensive end... Read More

By Jay Skurski » Saturday, February 6, 2016

1. Defending Cam Newton’s ability to run will be huge for Wade Phillips’ defense. The Broncos led the NFL in total defense. They own two wins over Tom Brady and one over Aaron Rodgers, so they’re getting it done against some of the best ever. That’s exactly what Carolina quarterback Cam Newton aspires to be, and... Read More

By Jay Skurski » Tuesday, February 2, 2016

This feels weird to type, but … the Buffalo Bills shouldn’t take a quarterback in the first round of April’s NFL Draft. For years, the team has needed to do whatever it takes to find its next franchise QB. Since the first round of the draft remains the best place to hunt, I’ve been of the belief they should keep... Read More

By Jay Skurski » Sunday, January 31, 2016

Buffalo Bills quarterback Tyrod Taylor picked a good time to have a bad game. Taylor threw three interceptions Sunday in his first Pro Bowl appearance. That's half as many as he threw all season with the Buffalo Bills. The good news? Nobody cares – including the players. The game of two-hand touch that is the NFL's... Read More

By Jay Skurski » Sunday, January 31, 2016

1. I’ve long been of the belief that NFL teams should draft at least one quarterback every year. That’s how important the position is. Bills General Manager Doug Whaley said last year it’s something the team “would lean heavily to considering every year.” Whaley, however, hasn't picked a quarterback in the two... Read More

By Jay Skurski » Saturday, January 30, 2016

1. It's one thing for the Bills to be down on Robert Woods. It's quite another for them to be so public about it. General Manager Doug Whaley recently even grouped Woods with Marquise Goodwin, Greg Salas, Greg Little and Leonard Hankerson – whose not even under contract for next year. Woods has proven himself the past... Read More

By Jay Skurski » Friday, January 29, 2016

For 30 of the 32 NFL teams, draft season is in full swing. Senior Bowl week in Mobile, Ala., was one of the “marquee” draft events on the NFL calendar, along with next month’s Scouting Combine in Indianapolis. It’s an opportunity for coaches, general managers and scouts to gather in one place and get a... Read More

By Jay Skurski » Friday, January 29, 2016

1. The Bills may very well love Carson Wentz, the North Dakota State quarterback who has impressed this week at the Senior Bowl. But I don’t see any way he slips to them at No. 19 overall in the first round. Bills General Manager Doug Whaley has talked about how quarterbacks who might be second-round talents tend to get... Read More

By Jay Skurski » Friday, January 29, 2016

Click here for a photo gallery version of this story. When a team has missed the playoffs for 16 straight years, its list of draft needs is understandably long. That's the situation the Buffalo Bills find themselves in this offseason. Complicating matters is a lack of salary-cap space. That means it's less likely the... Read More

By Jay Skurski » Thursday, January 28, 2016

Back when Wade Phillips was coaching the Dallas Cowboys in the 2007 season, he was preparing to bring his team to Ralph Wilson Stadium to face the Buffalo Bills. As is part of the weekly NFL ritual, Western New York reporters speak with the opposing team's coach on a conference call a few days before the game. When... Read More

By Jay Skurski » Wednesday, January 27, 2016

The Buffalo Bills' trio at the Pro Bowl will be playing for the same side. The league held its fantasy-style draft Wednesday – broadcasting the event on ESPN2 (of course) – and Buffalo Bills teammates Richie Incognito, Eric Wood and Tyrod Taylor were all drafted to the team led by NFL Hall of Famer Jerry... Read More

By Jay Skurski » Wednesday, January 27, 2016

Senior Bowl week is unofficially the start of draft season. With that in mind, here is a roundup of the latest mock drafts put together by select members of the local and national media. As the draft gets closer, we'll add more to the list – starting with the newest ones first – from both traditional media outlets... Read More

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