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The Bills have not allowed more than a dozen points in either of their first two games — the first time they have accomplished that feat since 1988, and just the fifth time in franchise history. Beyond that, their 21 total points allowed is their lowest total through two weeks since 2003. (That included a 31-0 shutout of the Patriots, a game in which Tom Brady tied h…

Jerry Sullivan joins the Morning Bull show every Monday (7:40 a.m.) on 97 Rock to talk Buffalo Bills football and more. This week, Sully discussed the Bills' first loss of the season, Tyrod Taylor, what it's like to (not) meet Kevin Harlan of CBS, animals picking NFL games, his dog's name, the best local coverage of the NFL (you're reading it) and what's next for t…

The bank with the green flag is teaming up with Gang Green. M&T Bank on Tuesday announced a multiyear partnership with the New York Jets, making M&T the official community bank of the team. The dollar value and specific number of years of the deal were not disclosed. But the agreement expands on the NFL team affiliations the bank already has with the Buf…

In this edition of the Daily Drive Podcast, Paul Peck and Kevin Sylvester from Buffalo Sports Page debate the use and nonuse of timeouts. RUNDOWN o:oo Shades of Cleveland 2:30 Criticism for clock management 4:15 When McDermott should have called a timeout 6:30 Quick to criticize 8:00 This can be studied 9:40 A reason for not calling timeout 12:00 2 …

It was tough sledding for the Buffalo Bills on the ground against the Carolina Panthers on Sunday – but just how bad was the run game? Let's take a look at how the offensive line graded. (Bills stats courtesy of Pro Football Focus.) Against the Panthers, the only Bills who received positive run-blocking grades were rookie offensive tackle Dion Dawkins (+0.7) and…

Doug Whaley once said during a radio interview that football is a violent game he didn't think "humans are supposed to play." As the former Buffalo Bills general manager figures out his next professional move, he has taken on the role of senior business adviser for a company that develops software and sensor technology used, in part, for sports injury prevention, accord…

Five times this century, the mercury has soared to 80 degrees in Buffalo on game day. The sixth is forecast this Sunday when the second-place Buffalo Bills host the Denver Broncos at 1 p.m. at New Era Field in Orchard Park. The National Weather Service calls for sunny skies and a high of 85 degrees. The weather service forecast shows a kickoff temperature of 8…

Sept. 19, 1971 – If there were such things as “moral victories” in professional sports, this game might have qualified. The Bills had gone through a coaching change before the start of the season, as Harvey Johnson took over from John Rauch. That’s never a good sign, but a new season always brings new hope – even when that season begins with the defending NFC …

The Bills offense was terrible in Week Two, but that doesn't mean any major changes are on the way. Sean McDermott will continue trusting the process with Tyrod Taylor at quarterback, the coach said Monday, in case there was any doubt. "You stay with the plan," McDermott said. "I've been around a couple coaches that have had what I would consider pretty good success …

Buffalo Bills defensive end Ryan Davis joined John Murphy and Donald Jones on WGR-550 AM on Monday. Davis talked about his near-punt block, the experience of playing in the McDermott system, the highs and lows of the game and how he's working to get more time in the Bills' defensive rotation. The show began with a review of the prior game, and it was underlined that …

Sean McDermott and Rick Dennison were searching for answers Monday. The Buffalo Bills’ head coach and offensive coordinator were peppered with questions about why the team managed just a measly field goal in a disappointing 9-3 loss to the Carolina Panthers on Sunday. “I feel the frustration out there,” McDermott said a day after watching the offense gain just …

News Sports Columnists Bucky Gleason and Jerry Sullivan analyzed the Bills loss in Carolina on 1270 The Fan on Monday. Is it too early to bench Tyrod Taylor and play rookie Nathan Peterman at quarterback? “I know fans are calling for Nathan Peterman to be thrown in there already, but it’s much too early,” Bucky said. “They are weeks away from that.” “T…