ESPN draft guru Mel Kiper, Jr., has the Buffalo Bills' quarterback situation figured out. In his first mock draft of the year, Kiper has the Bills selecting Clemson quarterback Deshaun Watson with the 10th overall choice. Watson recently led the Tigers to a national-championship victory against Alabama. If the Bills decide to move on from incumbent starter Tyrod T…

The Buffalo Bills interviewed Carolina Panthers quarterbacks coach Ken Dorsey for their offensive coordinator opening, The Charlotte Observer reported. Dorsey worked with new Bills coach Sean McDermott when McDermott was the Panthers' defensive coordinator. Dorsey, 35, became an assistant coach on Ron Rivera's Carolina staff in 2013 after spending two years as a sco…

Back on Jan. 2, the Buffalo Bills were "close," according to Doug Whaley. Close to what, exactly, the team's general manager didn't say. Fast forward 12 days, and Whaley's message changed considerably. Instead of "close," the Bills "want to build this from the foundation up" and recognize "it's not going to be a quick fix." Whaley made those comments in an intervi…

Former Buffalo Bills' head coach Rex Ryan's home is on the market. The Orchard Park home at 50 Grand View Trail he shared with his wife, Michelle, was listed this week for $1.1 million. Here's the listing, which includes photos. Amy Pfister, the broker from Realty USA, describes the hilltop home as a "premier lot with scenic views of the city ... most exclusive area…

In the latest [BN] Blitz Podcast, Jay Skurski and I give our thoughts on the Buffalo Bills' hiring of Sean McDermott as their 20th head coach and other staff moves. We address: *How McDermott and General Manager Doug Whaley will work together. *The news that Greg Olson pulled himself out of consideration for the Bills' offensive coordinator position to instead bec…

Greg Olson has decided not to interview for the Buffalo Bills' offensive coordinator job, as he was scheduled to do Thursday, and instead will become quarterbacks coach of the Los Angeles Rams, The News confirmed Wednesday. ESPN's Adam Schefter was the first to report that Olson, considered the likely choice for the Bills' position, would be taking the job in Los Angel…

News Sports Reporter Tim Graham's radio show is tonight on 1270 The Fan. "The Tim Graham Show" airs at 5 p.m. weekly on 1270 The Fan and here at [BN] Blitz. Tonight's show features News Senior Sports Columnist Jerry Sullivan, ESPN Bills beat reporter Mike Rodak, former UB quarterback Joe Licata and other guests. Graham will be hosting the show remotely from Dallas, …

A clearer picture is emerging on just how much money the Buffalo Bills will have to work with in regards to the 2017 salary cap. The National Football League Players' Association on Wednesday released the amount of unused salary-cap space from 2016 that each team will carry over for the upcoming season. For the Bills, that figure checks in at $2,837,222, the 10th-smalle…

The Buffalo Bills have hired Kelly Skipper as their new running backs coach. Skipper, 49, spent the last two seasons in the same capacity with the Jacksonville Jaguars. After nine years of coaching at the collegiate level, he broke into the NFL as a tight ends coach with the Oakland Raiders in 2007. Skipper remained in that role through the 2008 season before mov…

I dropped in at Coles for a quick one after work Tuesday night and ran into my old pal, Rex Carr, who was sitting at the bar and cursing at the TV as the Sabres were in the process of losing at the Maple Leafs. "Nice goaltending," Rex muttered, keeping his gaze fixed on the TV set as I ordered a couple of drafts. "As if things weren't going bad enough, Mr. Positive has …

The honors continue to roll in for Khalil Mack. The University at Buffalo product and Oakland Raiders' star was named Defensive Player of the Year by the Pro Football Writers of America on Tuesday. Mack, who is the first Raiders' defensive player to win the award since it began in 1992, finished with 77 tackles (56 solo), 11 sacks, five forced fumbles, three fumble r…

With 24 pending unrestricted free agents, the Buffalo Bills had plenty of players for ESPN's John Clayton to choose from when making its list of the top 50 free agents who could be available in March. Clayton ultimately chose three of them for his list – cornerback Stephon Gilmore, inside linebacker Zach Brown and wide receiver Robert Woods. Gilmore checks in at No…

Corey Graham has unfinished business. The Buffalo Bills’ safety signed with his hometown team three years ago with a singular goal: to help the team end an embarrassing postseason drought. With just a year left on his contract, Graham knows he might be running out of time to accomplish what he set out to do. “I know how important it is here to get to the playo…

The Buffalo Bills added another experienced coach to Sean McDermott's staff Tuesday. Rob Boras, who worked the last two years as the St. Louis/Los Angeles Rams' offensive coordinator, was hired as the Bills' tight ends coach. Boras has coached in the NFL since 2004, working with the Chicago Bears (2004-09) and Jacksonville Jaguars (2010-11) in addition to the Rams. H…

Anthony Lynn's first two press conferences as a head coach in the National Football League haven't gone as planned. Lynn, who finished the 2016 season as the Buffalo Bills' interim coach, was officially introduced Tuesday as the new head coach of the Los Angeles Chargers. In his first official meeting with the media in each city, he misspoke in a rather embarrassing way…