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Jets cornerback Buster Skrine was cleared to play and is expected to be in the lineup when the Jets host the Bills on Thursday. Skrine missed last week's game with a concussion but completed Wednesday's walk-through without issue. He is hoping to bounce back from a difficult game before the concussion in which he allowed three touchdowns. Morris Claiborne, the Jet…

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Bills general manager Brandon Beane told reporters Tuesday afternoon that he didn't expect to make any more moves before the trade deadline. Then the Panthers, his former team, called back, and they swung a deal that sent wide receiver Kelvin Benjamin to Buffalo minutes before the 4 p.m. deadline. Benjamin, who stands at 6 foot 5, 245 pounds, was the No. 1 receiver in C…

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ESPN host Trey Wingo joined John Murphy and Donald Jones on WGR-550 AM on Tuesday. Wingo discussed the flurry of trades in the NFL in the past few days, the trust New England is putting into Tom Brady past year 40, the uptick in wideout production and other stories from around the league. Safety Trae Elston also joined Murphy and Jones, and he talked about the import…

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With two trades in the last few days, the Bills added a draft pick from Jacksonville in the Marcell Dareus deal and then sent two draft picks to Carolina to acquire wide receiver Kelvin Benjamin. The Bills continue to have a number of picks at the top of the draft, even after sending a third-rounder (and a seventh-rounder) to Carolina for Benjamin. The third-round pi…

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Bills head coach Sean McDermott joined Mike Schopp and The Bulldog as part of "Football Monday" on WGR-550 AM on Monday. McDermott started the visit chatting about his appreciation for the RV lot inhabitants and the potential for important games in December. McDermott finished talking about the team reaction to the Brandon Tate catch and run, the stated goal of the playoff…

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Bills center Eric Wood joined Mike Schopp and The Bulldog as part of "Football Monday" on WGR-550 AM on Monday. Wood discussed the Bills' big win over the Raiders, citing his belief in McDermott's plan, his calling Shady's touchdown, the importance of being able to run and dominate in inclement weather and how that affects a "California team" like Oakland. Wood then tal…

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Head Coach Sean McDermott Monday, Oct. 30, 2017 Okay, good afternoon. We’ll go ahead and open it up to questions. Q: Is there an update on Jordan Poyer, the progress he’s made and when you’re expecting [he’ll play], [if] he’s going to be available Thursday? A: Yeah, he’s made some good progress to this point. He’ll be listed as limited today. We’ll just see- ta…

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Jaguars defensive tackle Marcell Dareus (On how surprised he was on Friday) “I was surprised, fairly much.  When they said [Head Coach Doug] Marrone was looking at me, knowing our relationship and we had a long conversation.  I was fairly excited to be here.  Happy for the opportunity.” (On if he’s treating this as a fresh start) “Of course, of course.  New city.  Ne…

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Spotrac.com's founder Mike Ginnitti joined John Murphy and Donald Jones on WGR-550 AM on Monday. Ginnitti joined the show to discuss the cap ramifications of the Marcell Dareus trade, the structure of the Dareus contract being problematic and what the Jaguars are getting in return. Ginnitti also talked about the ramifications of a rumored Cordy Glenn trade, questioned h…

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Bills coach Sean McDermott was back at the podium on Monday afternoon, following the Bills' victory against the Oakland Raiders. The team is beginning preparation for a quick turnaround with a game Thursday at the New York Jets. https://youtu.be/7HAxGBih4-Q Here are highlights from what McDermott told the media on the win, injury updates and more: https://twitter.…

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Bills fans will get their first chance to listen to Tony Romo calling their favorite team when the Bills play on Thursday Night Football at the Jets. Romo, the former Dallas Cowboys quarterback, is in his first year as an analyst and has generally gotten rave reviews for his work. Romo has drawn some criticism for identifying the play calls before they happen, but he co…

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Could the Bills really end The Drought this season? After beating the Raiders, they're halfway there. The Bills improved to 5-2 in a convincing 34-14 victory. Making the playoffs will likely require 10 wins, which means the Bills need to take five of their next nine games. That looks achievable. After beating the Raiders, who were a trendy Super Bowl pick, their succ…

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BUFFALO BILLS HEAD COACH SEAN MCDERMOTT Opening Statement: Beautiful day in Western New York, wasn’t it? We’ll go ahead and open it up to questions. Q: Well, they had a great start in the passing game and you knew it, but you had a lot of success in the pass defense, and [with] a depleted secondary. Why do you think you guys succeeded the way you did? A: Well, I t…

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The Oakland Raiders drafted Khalil Mack out of the University at Buffalo with the fifth pick in 2014 after four teams — including the Buffalo Bills — passed on him. With Mack returning to play in Western New York today for the first time since his senior year at UB, Tim Graham explores how some scouts missed on “the NFL's brightest defensive star.” “In retrospect, he not…