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The Buffalo Bills’ grip on a playoff spot is slipping away. Back-to-back (ugly) losses to the New York Jets and New Orleans Saints have dropped the Bills to 5-4. While they currently hold the sixth and final postseason spot in the AFC, there is …

The Buffalo Bills’ grip on a playoff spot is slipping away. Back-to-back (ugly) losses to the New York Jets and New Orleans Saints have dropped the Bills to 5-4. While they currently hold the sixth and final postseason spot in the AFC, there is …

Rex Ryan: 'Ridiculous' that Tyrod Taylor is being blamed for Bills' woes Sun, Nov 19, 2017

There was a lot of conversation on ESPN NFL Sunday Countdown about the Bills' decision to bench Tyrod Taylor in favor of rookie Nathan Peterman in advance of Sunday's game at the Los Angeles Chargers. Former Bills coach Rex Ryan was among those wh…

Rex Ryan: 'Ridiculous' that Tyrod Taylor is being blamed for Bills' woes Sun, Nov 19, 2017

There was a lot of conversation on ESPN NFL Sunday Countdown about the Bills' decision to bench Tyrod Taylor in favor of rookie Nathan Peterman in advance of Sunday's game at the Los Angeles Chargers. Former Bills coach Rex Ryan was among those wh…

With few players doing their jobs, Sabres' plummet continues Sat, Nov 18, 2017

Chad Johnson has lived a nomadic hockey life. He has played for a different organization each of the past seven seasons. No matter where Johnson has been, one fundamental truth has remained constant. "At the end of the day," the Buffalo Sabres …

#PrepTalkLive coverage from Sunday's girls volleyball state championships Sun, Nov 19, 2017

We're #PrepTalkLive from Sunday's NYSPHSAA girls volleyball state championships in Glens Falls. Williamsville East, Portville and Panama all advanced. Check out today's top games and events in Homeroom Announcements, from Corey Desiderio. We f…

Area colleges (Nov. 19) Sun, Nov 19, 2017

Area collegesSaturday’s resultsWOMEN’S VOLLEYBALLMAAC Tournamentat Fairfield, Conn.Semifinals3-Iona 25-25-26, 2-Niagara 23-18-24N (18-10): Caroline Leitch 8 kills; Jaycie Roberts 6 killsMEN’S HOCKEYCanisius 5, Bentley 2C (6-4-1, 6-4-0): Ryan Sc…

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Buque and DiRuscio battling for Bandits' starting goalie position in training camp Tue, Nov 14, 2017

For the first time since Ken Montour and Mike Thompson in the late aughts, the Buffalo Bandits have a goalie battle. Last year's starter, Anthony Cosmo, announced his retirement earlier this month after six years manning the pipes for Buffalo. Wit…

Chargers GM Tom Telesco to join 'The Bucky & Sully Show' today on 1270 The Fan Mon, Nov 13, 2017

Listen to News Sports columnists Bucky Gleason and Jerry Sullivan on their weekly radio show from 4 to 6 p.m. today on 1270 The Fan. Los Angeles Chargers general manager and Hamburg native Tom Telesco will be calling in at 5:30 p.m. Bucky and S…

Buffalo ski club holding open house Fri, Nov 17, 2017

The Buffalo Nordic Ski Club will sponsor a open house from 7:30 to 10 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 13 in the Wick Center of Daemen College, 4380 Main St., Amherst. The event will feature waxing clinics,  an instructional video and an array of clothing a…

Outdoors Calendar Wed, Nov 15, 2017
The Fishing Beat Wed, Nov 15, 2017
Catches of the Week (Nov. 15) Wed, Nov 15, 2017
The Buffalo News is proud to present this hardcover pictorial book to commemorate the Buffalo Blizzard of '77, and the indomitable spirit of our friends and neighbors who live here. This heirloom-quality coffee-table book documents the storm’s worst and our community’s best.
Yankees interview Buffalo Baseball Hall of Famer Eric Wedge for manager job Fri, Nov 10, 2017

The New York Yankees have interviewed Buffalo Baseball Hall of Famer Eric Wedge for their vacant managerial job, the team announced Friday. Wedge, 49, has most recently been a field coordinator for the Toronto Blue Jays' minor league system and a …

Buffalo State, Medaille bow out of NCAA Tournament in first round Sun, Nov 12, 2017

The national title dreams of Buffalo's two college programs in the NCAA Tournament came crashing down on Saturday, as Buffalo State lost 2-0 to Hobart and Medaille fell by the same score to Otterbein. At Coyer Field, Hobart struck for two first-ha…

'Big Money' Matt Hirschman cashes in at Wyoming County Speedway Mon, Oct 23, 2017

For the second consecutive year, "Big Money" Matt Hirschman, using speed, patience and his usual calculated pit strategy, emerged victorious in the $10,000-to-win third annual American Racer 100 Saturday at Wyoming County International Speedway. F…

Post Time: Reviewing the 2017 Racing Kreskin Fri, Nov 17, 2017

The annual Racing Kreskin predictions are in the books with the Gun Runner victory in the Breeders’ Cup Classic two weeks ago. The crystal ball emerged last December with a look at how we thought the 2017 racing year would progress. The Racing K…

Buffalo teacher thankful to run Turkey Trot after health scare Fri, Nov 17, 2017

Jennifer Bardrof squeezed in lots of stuff in the spring of 2016, during the weeks she helped move her family from the Florida Gulf Coast back to her native Western New York: The Goofy, a 10K run followed by a half-marathon at Disney World; landing a…

Running Calendar for Oct. 29 Sat, Oct 28, 2017
Racket Sports: Maureen Rasp-Glose defies her age in tennis Mon, Oct 2, 2017

Even at the age of 7 Maureen Rasp-Glose possessed outstanding athletic skills, skills that continue to serve her well on the tennis court at the age of 64. She competed in a baseball league (hard ball!) and football with boys 8-10 years old. "Even …

Rex Ryan: 'Ridiculous' that Tyrod Taylor is being blamed for Bills' woes Sun, Nov 19, 2017

There was a lot of conversation on ESPN NFL Sunday Countdown about the Bills' decision to bench Tyrod Taylor in favor of rookie Nathan Peterman in advance of Sunday's game at the Los Angeles Chargers. Former Bills coach Rex Ryan was among those wh…