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Bobby Deese's friends like to joke that you can take Bobby out of Buffalo but can't take the Buffalo out of Bobby. Deese, a Buffalo native who is now retired in Florida, is trying to take his Buffalo spirit worldwide with his Bills flag. He has traveled to more than 10 countries and snapped a photo with his flag. On Friday, he was at sea, rounding the tip of Sicily a…

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Folks in Jacksonville knew they couldn’t prevent hordes of Bills fans from taking over their football stadium for the wild-card playoff game between the Jaguars and Bills on Jan. 7. It was certain that Bills fans, WNY transplants in Florida and travelers from up north, were not going to miss the team’s first playoff game since 1999 and the end of The Drought. One way…

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Vontae Davis is already tapping into the ethos of being a member of the Bills and the love that Bills fans have for their team. Davis posted a pair of custon Bills-theme cleats on Twitter on Wednesday night. One shoe has the Bills logo and the other has the hashtag #BillsMafia. The post was liked nearly 2,500 times and retweeted nearly 300. He also drew multiple comm…

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Tyrod Taylor was easily the most frustrating Buffalo Bill in the last 30 years. Maybe ever.  And chances are that I liked him more than you. Sports in general, football especially, our team in particular, and even more so when you are a made man in the #BillsMafia, are all about Star Wars.  Good versus Evil. Us versus Them. David and Goliath. Big City versus small town.…

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The Bills' trade of Tyrod Taylor was met with disappointment for the Williams family from Oakfield in Genesee County. You might recall that Taylor created a lasting memory for 14-year-old Alea Williams, when he gave her a game ball after he scored a mid-December touchdown. How big a fan of Taylor's is Alea? She named her cat Tyrod. Her receiving the game ball was cau…

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Bills wide receiver Zay Jones tweeted that he was heading to his first hockey game -- watching the Sabres host the Calgary Flames on Wednesday night -- and the reactions he got did not exactly express great optimism about the local hockey team. And then here came the responses:   Some fans gave him credit for supporting the team and th…

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Jeff Burris boarded a plane to Ruston, La., last week after the former Buffalo Bills cornerback had just accepted an offer to become the cornerbacks coach at Louisiana Tech, leaving the same position he held this past year at Northern Iowa. “It’s been an emotional roller coaster ride for the past few days,” Burris, 45, said over the phone on the way to the airport. “The…

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Buffalo Bills safety Jordan Poyer married Instagram model Rachel Bush on Saturday in Jamaica. The couple began dating in 2015 after meeting via Twitter. They have a daughter, Aliyah, born in early 2017. "I’ve learned a lot of lessons throughout my relationship with her,” Poyer said during the season. “She’s a social media star, everybody knows who she is, and we’re a…

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Cousins Rachel Polanski and Aubrey Neal are at the Winter Olympics in South Korea and brought their Bills flag with them to show their #BillsMafia spirit. Aubrey has been posting photos of the duo with their flag at Olympic venues. Polanski and Neal were both born and raised in Buffalo, although Neal spent about 10 years living in New York City. She remains a "die-hard"…

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You can find Bills fans everywhere, and sometimes the Bills fans come to you. A duo of young Bills fans have brought that spirit to Pyeongchang and the Winter Olympics. An Instagram account belonging to @aubreymegan has been posting photos of two women with their Bills flag at various venues around the Games, even attracting the attention of photographers. Who are…

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For Bills fans, Super Bowl LII turned out to be a glorious, bountiful, smorgasbord of schadenfreude, watching the New England Patriots lose a heartbreaker to the high-flying underdog Philadelphia Eagles. Nick Foles played the foil and the game of his life; believing in unicorns, tossing up rainbows, witnessing his receivers defy gravity and making a series of miracle ca…

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Here are some early reactions from current and former Bills players to the Eagles' victory against the Patriots in Super Bowl LII: https://www.instagram.com/p/BezLjWLBcez/   https://twitter.com/PB_Number2/status/960352491060776960 https://twitter.com/TreWhite16/status/960308484159037445

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Buffalo ranked No. 4 among midsize cities and No. 21 overall for America's best cities for football fans among 240 cities that has at least one college or pro football team in the latest survey from WalletHub.com. Buffalo was No. 26 overall in the previous rankings done early in the football season. The survey used 21 metrics to rank the cities. Among the findings in…

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Bills fan Angie Thompson wanted to help her son Nick celebrate his 6th birthday so she went on Twitter and tried to enlist the help of some Bills players. https://twitter.com/AngieAThompson/status/952201387835908096 Among the responses she got were messages from Jordan Poyer and Hayley Beane, the wife of Bills GM Brandon Beane and then her notifications had this: A b…