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Here is a look at stories around the league on Monday, Sept. 25. 1. Roger Goodell is "proud" of the league after Sunday's upswing in protests. Social injustice protests during the national anthem were at an all-time high Sunday after President Trump said he would like to see owners fire "son of a bitch" players who kneeled during the anthem. What did the NFL commissi…

BUFFALO BILLS HEAD COACH SEAN MCDERMOTT Q: Your defense, three weeks in a row now, has allowed you to do what you’ve done, [with only] two touchdowns [allowed] in three games. Just talk a little bit about how well that group is playing. A: You know, they’ve done a great job. I mean, they’re playing well. We had a couple plays today that got away from us but the…

Here's a look at stories involving the Buffalo Bills from around the country. 1. "There’s a reason the undefeated Broncos are ripe to get upset in Buffalo," the Denver Post wrote. That reason, according to columnist Mark Kiszla, is Bills' offensive coordinator Rick Dennison, who was a longtime Broncos coach and the offensive coordinator on their 2015 Super Bowl tea…

Former player and current Bills radio color analyst Mark Kelso joined John Murphy and Donald Jones on WGR-550 AM on Friday. Kelso talked about the line issues in the game against the Panthers and the Bills' predictability on offense. He also talked about the importance of misdirection in the run game, the threat of Von Miller, and the growth of Trevor Siemian. NFL Fi…

Here's a look at stories from around the league on Friday, Sept. 22. 1. Sam Bradford is out again for the Vikings.  Vikings QB Sam Bradford will miss his second straight game with a knee injury, coach Mike Zimmer said Friday. Case Keenum will make his second consecutive start in Sunday's game against Tampa Bay after losing last week to Pittsburgh. Bradford threw…

Former Buffalo Bills player Ruben Brown, in his weekly spot, joined John Murphy and Donald Jones on WGR-550 AM on Thursday. Brown discussed some of his other ventures, the Pitt-Oklahoma State game, the lack of pulling by Richie Incognito, the intricacies of the zone blocking system and his view of the Broncos-Bills matchup. Former Denver Broncos lineman Tyler Polumbu…

Here's a look at stories from around the league on Thursday, Sept. 21. 1. The commish is about to get a contract extension. NFL commissioner Roger Goodell, who works for the league's 32 owners, is very close to getting a contract extension, ESPN's Adam Schefter reported. Goodell's current deal expires in 2019. Interestingly, Schefter wrote that Cowboys owner Jerry…

Buffalo Bills Wall of Famer and CBS correspondent Steve Tasker joined John Murphy and Donald Jones on WGR-550 AM on Wednesday. Tasker spoke on his pride of being in the finalist group for the Hall of Fame, quarterbacking and offense after two weeks in the NFL, the Bills-Panthers game, and what he expected out of the ground game versus the Denver Broncos. Bills inside…

Here's a look at stories from around the league on Wednesday, Sept. 20.  1. J.J. Watt has a broken finger, but... He says it's "not bad," so it won't keep him out of Sunday's game at New England. "It's just a finger," Watt said, per ESPN's Sarah Barshop. "If it were anything else, it'd be a problem. It's an injury that doesn't bother me whole lot because I didn'…

Here's a look at stories involving the Bills from around the country. 1. What if Tyrod Taylor had picked the Broncos over the Bills? Bills QB Tyrod Taylor was a free agent after the 2014 season. It was reported at the time that the Broncos were interested in his services – and that they offered him more money than the Bills. But Taylor picked Buffalo for the chance…

Head coach Sean McDermott  Q: What’s the status on Marcell Dareus and how do you see him progressing from what happened on Sunday with his ankle? A: Yeah, he’s got an ankle [injury] right now so he’s not going to practice today and we’ll know a little bit more going forward right now, but right now he’s not going to practice. Q: Is it a sprained ankle? …

Here's where the Bills finished in Week Three Power Rankings from around the league. Here are the roundups from Week One and Week Two. ESPN: 26 (last week: 27). A week after being moved down following a win, the Bills moved up a spot following a loss. "Three teams have played twice this season and allowed one or fewer touchdowns: the Panthers, the Ravens and the Bil…

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