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The Buffalo Bills' injury report provided some good news Thursday. Defensive tackle Marcell Dareus was upgraded to a full participant after being limited Wednesday because of a hip injury. Additionally, running back LeSean McCoy was limited after coming down with an illness. That's good news, though, because the team initially reported McCoy - who was not present for th…

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Greg Mabin can remember the damage inflicted on his hometown of Fort Lauderdale, Fla., when Hurricane Wilma blew through in 2005. "We lost the majority of the roof, part of the fence, and we were without power for maybe like a week and a half, two weeks," the Buffalo Bills' cornerback said Thursday. "I was young at the time ... so I didn't really know what was going on.…

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Star running back LeSean McCoy was not on the field as the Buffalo Bills started practice Thursday morning. McCoy was held out because of a stomach bug, according to a team spokesman. His status for Sunday's season opener against the New York Jets is unclear at the time. Also not present at the start of practice were defensive tackle Jerel Worthy (concussion) and roo…

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The votes are in, and the Buffalo Bills have named five captains for 2017. Center Eric Wood, quarterback Tyrod Taylor, linebacker Lorenzo Alexander, defensive tackle Kyle Williams and kicker Stephen Hauschka were elected by their teammates to represent the Bills as captains for the upcoming season. "It's definitely an honor," said Wood, who along with Williams has pr…

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E.J. Gaines is this close to solidifying himself as a starter on the Buffalo Bills' defense. Two days after saying Gaines had the "upper hand," coach Sean McDermott doubled down on that Wednesday by saying "he continues to line up at the starting position right now, so we’ll continue to evaluate that as we go forward, but yeah, I feel good about E.J. right there." …

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Sean McDermott is on a mission. Pressed by questions about the Bills' goals for 2017, the first-year head coach left no doubt about what he's trying to accomplish: Rebuild what it means to be a Bill. Reestablish goodwill among the fans. And make opponents’ lives miserable on Sundays. “This is one of the reasons why we came here, was to win football games,” McDermo…

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The Buffalo Bills did more than just shuffle their 53-man roster Tuesday. The team also made three changes to their practice squad. Defensive end Eric Lee, safety Orion Stewart and offensive tackle De'Ondre Wesley joined the squad, while defensive end Ian Seau, safety B.T. Sanders and cornerback Marcus Sayles were released. Lee, a South Florida product, was released …

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The Buffalo Bills said goodbye to one quarterback Tuesday and are reportedly set to welcome back another. Veteran T.J. Yates was placed on injured reserve as a part of two roster moves announced by the team. Yates suffered a concussion in the third preseason game against the Baltimore Ravens on Aug. 26. He participated in the individual portion of practice Monday, but i…

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Prepare to relive the greatest comeback of all time. The Buffalo Bills announced their promotions and giveaways for the 2017 season, starting with Sunday’s season opener against the New York Jets. At halftime, the Bills will hold a ceremony to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the team’s comeback victory over the Houston Oilers on Jan. 3, 1993, a defining moment for…

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John Miller and Jordan Mills have each withstood challenges this summer to remain the Buffalo Bills' starters at right guard and right tackle, respectively. Coach Sean McDermott said Monday that both would be in the starting lineup for Sunday's regular-season opener against the New York Jets. Miller, who had been the No. 1 right guard since the Bills made him a third…

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The Buffalo Bills' practice squad is now at the 10-man limit after three signings Monday. Joining the group are: G Will Pericak: A former undrafted free agent of the Ravens, the 27-year-old has spent time on Baltimore's practice squad, as well as San Diego, Jacksonville and Denver. TE MyCole Pruitt: A former fifth-round draft pick of the Vikings in 2015, Pruitt has a…

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And then there were six. Sunday's release of running back Jonathan Williams has left the Buffalo Bills with just a half dozen players drafted by former General Manager Doug Whaley. Shaq Lawson and Adolphus Washington from the 2016 class, Nick O'Leary and John Miller from 2015 and Preston Brown and Sean Henderson from 2014 are the last remaining draft picks made by Whale…

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John Miller and Jordan Mills each withstood challenges this summer to remain the Buffalo Bills' starters at right guard and right tackle, respectively. Coach Sean McDermott said Monday that both would be in the starting lineup for Sunday's regular-season opener against the New York Jets. Miller, who had been the No. 1 right guard since the Bills made him a third-roun…

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The Buffalo Bills' surprising decision to release Jonathan Williams on Sunday left no clear No. 2 option behind LeSean McCoy at running back. Coach Sean McDermott addressed that concern Monday as the team returned to practice in advance of the season opener against the New York Jets. "Well, when you look at it, it's a little bit by committee," the coach said, indicat…

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With Tyrod Taylor still in concussion protocol, the Buffalo Bills could very well be turning to rookie backup Nathan Peterman as their starting quarterback for Sunday's regular-season opener against the New York Jets. If they do, Peterman fully expects to be ready. "Obviously, any time you're on the team, you want to be ready to play," he said after Monday's practice…