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CBS analyst Steve Beuerlein joined John Murphy and Donald Jones on WGR-550 AM on Thursday. Beuerlein talked about Andy Dalton's struggles this year in Cincinnati, how Bill Lazor is attempting to help Dalton out with quick passes, the ramifications of a non-playoff year for Dalton with regard to his contract, the evolution of the Bills offense, and Geno Atkins' ability t…

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Old friend EJ Manuel will start at quarterback for the Raiders this week following Derek Carr's back injury. Could Manuel face the Bills this season? The thought of Manuel getting another start at New Era Field was unthinkable in March when the Bills let their former first-round bust hit free agency, but he could be under center for the Raiders when they come to town…

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Should you believe the hype surrounding the 3-1 Buffalo Bills? Sports Illustrated set out to answer that question Wednesday, and succinctly laid out Tyrod Taylor's shortcomings as a passer in the process. Taylor is an efficient quarterback who could've gotten the Bills into the playoffs the last two years if their defense was better, so this isn't meant to pile on him. …

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With the news of Jack Eichel's extension and subsequent press conference, Bills insider Chris Brown was the only guest today to join John Murphy and Donald Jones on WGR-550 AM on Wednesday. Brown updated the injury situation with regards to the Bills, and discussed the importance of the rotation of linemen to the McDermott/Frazier defensive scheme. Brown also went in de…

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Head Coach Sean McDermott Opening Statement: Just a couple updates here on practice: You guys know, pretty much, the guys that are out. Just trying to hit any guys that you may have in question. Micah Hyde will be day-to-day. I think most of you are aware already that Charles Clay had a death in the family. Certainly, keep Charles and his family in our thoughts and pra…

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Bengals head coach Marvin Lewis Opening comments “The Bills are playing really good football. Offensively, they’ve been impressive. They’ve really done a great job of not turning the football over. They’ve been very productive on third downs, which is key. They’ve converted 40 percent of their third downs. That’s what stands out. Obviously (Bills QB) Tyrod Taylor is do…

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Here's a look at stories from around the league on Tuesday, Oct. 3: 1. The Panthers signed Jairus Byrd. The Panthers needed safety help after Kurt Coleman suffered an MCL sprain in his knee. So they turned to free agent Jairus Byrd, who went to three Pro Bowls with the Bills after being a second-round pick in 2009. Byrd logged 22 interceptions in five years with t…

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Former Buffalo Bills player and current CBS correspondent Steve Tasker joined John Murphy and Donald Jones on WGR-550 AM on Tuesday. Tasker talked about the two questioned calls during the game — the deep pass that was challenged, and the Matt Ryan fumble as well as how well-disciplined the team is currently under Sean McDermott. The conversation then turned to a league…

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Bills center Eric Wood joined Mike Schopp and The Bulldog as part of "Football Monday" on WGR-550 AM. Wood discussed the team mood being 3-1 and in first place in the AFC East, the roster turnover, how the Bills felt seeing the Falcons have to use a silent count, and the turnover of the roster. Wood was asked how good he thinks the Bills can be, how Sean McDermott keeps…

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Head Coach Sean McDermott Opening Statement: Before we get started here, I would like to start off and, I would be remised if I didn’t mention all the families affected by the tragic news of last night’s events in Las Vegas. Everyone is in our thoughts and prayers today. [It] puts things in perspective in a hurry, so with that, we’ll move forward and I’ll open it up t…

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Buffalo Bills insider Chris Brown joined John Murphy and Donald Jones on WGR-550 AM on Monday. Chris Brown talked through the main reason the Bills are 3-1, the importance of the coaching staff's influence and how highly Brown thinks of them. They finished the conversation talking about how Zay Jones can move past the "Carolina drop" and not allow it to get in his head …

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1. Bears turn to rookie QB Mitchell Trubisky. The Bears announced Trubisky will replace Mike Glennon in the lineup for next Monday night’s game against the Vikings, after ESPN reported the decision earlier Monday. Chicago traded up to draft Trubisky out of North Carolina with the No. 2 overall pick, their highest selection of a quarterback since 1951. Trubisky impres…

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Here's a look at stories from around the country involving the Buffalo Bills. 1. The Bills are contenders in the AFC That was the main takeaway for Sports Illustrated’s Michael Beller from Sunday’s game. “It’s far too early to call the Bills the class of the division, especially since they won’t meet the Patriots until December,” Beller wrote, “but it’s safe to say t…

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Buffalo Bills Head coach Sean McDermott On describing the emotion in the locker room after the win: “I’m happy for the team. Those guys worked hard, the coaches worked hard, the players worked extremely hard. We have a group of hard workers. The coaches put together a good game plan across the board and they stayed with it. This is a tough place to play. They are th…

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Here's a look at stories from around the league on Saturday, Sept. 30. 1. Are the Bears considering a QB switch?  Every subpar game from Bears QB Mike Glennon leads to louder calls for rookie Mitch Trubisky, who had a strong preseason after being selected second overall. Bears coach John Fox certainly left the door open to a switch following his team's Thursday night…