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Bills fan Angie Thompson wanted to help her son Nick celebrate his 6th birthday so she went on Twitter and tried to enlist the help of some Bills players. https://twitter.com/AngieAThompson/status/952201387835908096 Among the responses she got were messages from Jordan Poyer and Hayley Beane, the wife of Bills GM Brandon Beane and then her notifications had this: A b…

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The Jacksonville Jaguars face the New England Patriots on Sunday in the AFC Championship Game. That creates a unique dilemma for Bills fans. Who do Bills fans hate more: Doug Marrone and Marcell Dareus or Bill Belichick and Tom Brady? It's the former Bills vs. the Bills' greatest rival. Vote in our poll and feel free to leave comments below:  

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Throughout the season, The Buffalo News has asked fans to share with us their interactions with Bills players in their own words. Ian Goodenough and his father are Bills fans from Delaware. Goodenough's father grew up in Buffalo and he raised his son to be a Bills fan. The two made the trip to Jacksonville for the Bills' playoff game and had a chance encounter the night…

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The Jacksonville Jaguars are heading to the AFC Championship Game to face the New England Patriots. Buffalo Bills fans agonized as the Jaguars beat the Bills, 10-3, in last week's wild-card game. Sunday's Jacksonville victory against the Pittsburgh Steelers was a bit more high scoring with the Jags earning 45-42 win. Here are some reactions from Bills fans to what th…

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A number of Buffalo Bills fans planned ahead, figuring the Bills would beat Jacksonville last weekend and face New England on Saturday night in Foxborough in the AFC Division Playoff. Even though the Bills did not make it, that did not stop some stalwart Bills fans from attending the game anyway and wearing their Bills gear, as captured by Patriots team reporter Meredit…

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The Buffalo Bills lost a historically frustrating game Sunday in the first round of the playoffs that left the team’s fans bewildered and aggravated, and yet already looking forward to next year. But was it the end of the season, or the beginning of something great? There is no need to rehash all of the issues with the loss, coaching, players, officiating, or even th…

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This week, The Buffalo News will be gauging fan approval ratings for a number of Bills coaches and players. On Monday, we began with the coordinators, head coach and general manager. Tuesday, we asked your opinion on five players on offense. Wednesday, it's the players on the defense. Consider a vote for stay to be a positive on the approval rating and a vote for go as …

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This week, The Buffalo News will be gauging fan approval ratings for a number of Bills coaches and players. On Monday, we began with the coordinators, head coach and general manager. Tuesday, we ask your opinion on five players on offense. Consider a vote for stay to be a positive on the approval rating and a vote for go as a negative. Feel free to leave comments bel…

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This week, The Buffalo News will be gauging fan approval ratings for a number of Bills coaches and players. Today, we begin with the coordinators, head coach and general manager. While clearly the Bills are not parting with Sean McDermott or Brandon Beane, consider a vote for stay to be a positive on the approval rating and a vote for go as a negative. Feel free to l…

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Bill Cowher spent time with members of the Bills Mafia this week for a piece on "The NFL Today" on CBS. Cowher proclaimed his inclusion Sunday in the Bills Mafia in the most #BillsMafia way possible: Going through a table. Cowher also was the only member of the CBS pregame show to pick the Bills to win Sunday's playoff game against Jacksonville. https://twitter.co…

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The most favorable stat in the Bills favor is that quarterbacks in their first playoff game have struggled at home  over the last 15 years, going 7-14 straight up and and 6-15 against the spread. That is the status of Jacksonville's Blake Bortles. Then again quarterback in their first playoff game are just 4-13 straight up and 5-11-1 against the spread while on the road…

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Check back each evening for a new trivia question about Buffalo's favorite football team. Think you can match wits with our staff? Here's today's question: 103. How many postseason games have the Bills won entering Sunday's game in Jacksonville? Scroll down ... A. 14. Counting the one-game playoff loss to decide the AFL East in 1963, the Bills are 14-…

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Kim Pegula tweeted Saturday afternoon that she had a few extra tickets for Bills fans who were looking to go to Sunday's wild-card playoff game against the Jaguars. https://twitter.com/KimPegula/status/949691748552527873 The pleas that came in ranged from adorable to desperate, but all showed the passion of Bills fans — and the strong GIF game by the Bills Mafia. Peg…

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With as many as 15,000 friends coming into town this weekend, leaders of the Buffalo Bills Backers of Jacksonville knew they couldn’t just wing it. Joe Davis was on Grand Island watching last Sunday’s games when the Bengals clawed back to beat the Ravens and officially end the Bills’ playoff drought. “As soon as Dalton threw that touchdown pass I was on StubHub getting m…