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There's a key point in coping with a breakup where you ask yourself if you're sad because you actually miss the person or if you're just beating yourself up lamenting the loss of your idealized version of the person rather than who they really are. And in the case of Marcell Dareus, Jerry Sullivan says Bills fans need to let go of the idea that they lost an amazing run-sto…

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Buffalo Bills center Eric Wood joined Mike Schopp and The Bulldog as part of "Football Monday" on WGR-550 AM on Monday. Wood was frank about the Bills' drubbing at the hands of the New Orleans Saints, what the team can learn from it and where they need to go big picture. Wood also gave his opinion as to what the team does best — citing a chat Juan Castillo and Rick Denn…

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Buffalo Bills head coach Sean McDermott joined Mike Schopp and The Bulldog as part of "Football Monday" on WGR-550 AM on Monday. The Bills head man chatted about how he reacts after a loss personality-wise, his belief in the importance, or lack thereof, of the loss of Marcell Dareus, and what he learned from his time in Philadelphia and Carolina and how that can be imbu…

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WNED's Lynne Bader joined John Murphy and Donald Jones on WGR-550 AM on Monday. Bader discussed the upcoming documentary "Ralph," the genesis of the project and the principals involved in the creation of the show. Ms. Bader also chatted about Thurman Thomas' and Vic Carucci's roles in the film. Bills insider Chris Brown also joined Murphy and Jones, and he talked the…

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The Bills gave up 298 rushing yards in Sunday's embarrassing 47-10 home loss to the Saints. The Bills are still alive in the playoff hunt at 5-4, but their odds have taken a hit. What happened to the Bills' dominant defense? Plain and simple, the Bills' defense is a full-blown disaster, Vic Carucci wrote. Thanks for the brewski: The Saints not only waltzed into New E…

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BUFFALO BILLS HEAD COACH SEAN MCDERMOTT Opening Statement: Okay, we’ll go ahead and open it up to questions. Q: Well, Sean, I’m sure there’s not many words you can use to describe that one, but embarrassed probably is one of them. Would you agree? A: Well, they beat us. Give them a ton of credit. They beat us. I got to coach better, we got to play better, that’s t…

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Steve Smith. Sean Taylor. Larry Fitzgerald. Jason Taylor. Julius Peppers. LeSean McCoy. Those are just some of the star teammates Bills linebacker Lorenzo Alexander has played with since entering the NFL in 2005. In fact, Alexander has played with a Pro Bowler at all but two of 27 different positions, including six special teams spots (punter and right guard are the onl…

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If you ever see players sniffing something on the sideline, those are (probably) smelling salts. There may not be much science behind them, but after all these years, players still take them to jolt their systems and feel fully awake for the game. "It's a terrible, terrible, terrible, terrible, rancid smell," Bills defensive end Eddie Yarbrough said. And yet, he takes a…

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NFL Films' Greg Cosell joined John Murphy and Donald Jones on WGR-550 AM on Friday. Cosell chatted about the key ingredients to the Saints' win streak, the importance of Kenny Vaccaro to the Saints big nickel defense, Alvin Kamara's emergence, and a look around the big games of the weekend - most notably what needs to be done in Green Bay to make their offense more Bret…

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When you think about the Bills' current roster, what holes do you feel like they'll need to hit early in the draft? That was an interesting question posed to Jay Skurski in this week's Bills mailbag. The top five positional needs in Skurski's opinion are quarterback, defensive tackle, wide receiver, cornerback and guard. Running back got an honorable mention, but I woul…

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Former All-Pro Bills and Chicago Bears guard Ruben Brown joined John Murphy and Donald Jones on WGR-550 AM on Thursday. Brown eagerly discussed his biking habits changing with the weather, Pitt showing surprising signs of life, Chicago's chances against Green Bay, rivalries in Buffalo versus Chicago, getting the run game fixed in Buffalo, the perils of playing on Thursd…

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Bills cornerback Tre'Davious White was selected to the Pro Football Focus Midseason All-Rookie Team on Thursday. Here is what PFF had to say about White: PFF Grade: 87.1 Elite Stat: White has nine pass breakups which is second-most for all cornerbacks. While White’s season has been overshadowed by Lattimore, he’s had an excellent season for a rookie cornerback.…

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Many players will tell you that their few bad plays stick out much more in their minds than all of their good plays. But Bills rookie cornerback Tre'Davious White seems to take that to the extreme. Twice this season, White has said that he felt like he blew the game for the Bills. The first time, they came back and won against the Buccaneers. The second time was after l…

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Head Coach Sean McDermott Opening Statement: Okay, good morning. Let’s go ahead and get started. Injury update, the following two players will not practice: Cordy Glenn still with the foot/ankle situation and Zay Jones with the knee [injury]. Charles [Clay] and E.J. [Gaines] will both be limited today. With that, we’ll open it up to questions. Q: Was there some sor…