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The Buffalo Bills' defense better have a rebound performance Sunday in Los Angeles. That's because history shows rookie quarterbacks don't set the NFL on fire in their first career road start. Bills rookie Nathan Peterman will try to buck the trend when the Bills play the Chargers. Rookie QBs are 12-33 in their first start on the road over the past 10 years in the…

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In a season featuring a litany of drops and close calls, Zay Jones was taken out of his rhythm just when things were starting to click. In the first half against the Jets two weeks ago, the rookie wide receiver looked like the player who set the NCAA's single-season catch record last year. He set a new career high for yardage in a game, totaling 40 yards and a touchdown…

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Western New Yorkers were pleasantly surprised when Terry Pegula emerged to purchase the Buffalo Sabres in 2011, which led to his subsequent acquisition of the Buffalo Bills and downtown redevelopment projects. On Sunday, Pegula had another surprise for a lifelong Bills and Sabres fan when he presented retired United States Marine Corps Master Sgt. James Kozma with a servi…

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Bills left guard Richie Incognito railed against the Thursday night games following the 34-21 loss to the New York Jets. "You know, it's tough man. These Thursday night games, they suck," he said. "They throw a wrench in our schedule. It's absolutely ridiculous that we have to do this. "As physical as this game is and as much preparation that goes into this, to force…

[BN] Blitz Daily Drive Podcast

In this edition of the Daily Drive podcast, Paul Peck and Kevin Sylvester from Buffalo Sports Page discuss whether or not to play Kelvin Benjamin tonight. Rundown 0:00 Quick Buffalo Sports Hall of Fame recap 1:35 Reaction to trade 3:00 Play him tonight? 6:25 What does this mean for other receivers. 11:14 2-Minute Drill: Bills vs. Jets predictions

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Marcell Dareus was traded to the Jaguars last week. He seemed a bit shaken up by the news when Tim Graham went to Jacksonville for his introductory press conference. On Wednesday, Dareus sent The News a goodbye letter to Bills fans. "Through the seven years I lived and played for you, and even through the tough times, I always felt your love, kindness and encourageme…

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News Sports Columnists Bucky Gleason and Jerry Sullivan didn’t let the dreary weather get them down on Monday. Bucky & Sully were still enjoying the afterglow from the Bills’ big win over the Raiders on Sunday during their weekly radio show on 1270 The Fan. “All kinds of things going on down there at One Bills Drive, most of them good,” Bucky said. “It’s…

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Bills safety Micah Hyde received his highest overall grade so far in the 2017 season from Pro Football Focus for a stellar performance against the Raiders. His +3.6 grade was the best among 54 qualifying safeties in Week Eight. He allowed three catches on three targets for just seven yards, snagged an interception, and surrendered a passer rating of 39.6. He also made f…

[BN] Blitz Daily Drive Podcast

In this edition of the Daily Drive podcast, Paul Peck and Kevin Sylvester from Buffalo Sports Page react to the Bills win over the Raiders and the team's 5-2 record. Rundown 0:00 Now do you believe? 2:22 Played to weather 4:00 Next man up 6:20 Proving they don't miss Dareus 9:45 2-Minute Drill: 3 questions

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Let’s get this out of the way right off the bat. This kind of comeback victory never happens to us. Of course, for sports fans in general, and Bills fans in particular, stuff that “never happens” quite often does. Fans have short, defective, handy memories. We take information from the press, sports radio, social media and right out of our posteriors. We are…

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New Era Field was rocking Sunday after the Bills pulled off a comeback not seen in decades against the Buccaneers. One Tampa Bay writer was so impressed with the atmosphere that he recommended adding a Bills home game to your sports bucket list. "When you ask for a perfect day for football, this was it," Tampa Bay Times columnist Tom Jones wrote. "Then the game started.…

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Hope should not be lost for the Buffalo Bills' passing game, despite the team's unproductive wide receiving corps. Plays were there to be made in the passing game in the Bills' 20-16 loss at Cincinnati. The Bills easily could have come up with two more field goals against the Bengals if they had executed a little better. Buffalo faces a Tampa Bay team Sunday that is …

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Bills offensive tackle Seantrel Henderson addresses questions from the media following the team's practice on Monday, Oct. 16, 2017. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=K7KSBXsCGyk For all the latest news on the Buffalo Bills, visit BNblitz.com.

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There is relief on the horizon for the Buffalo Bills' struggling offense. No, receiver Jordan Matthews and tight end Charles Clay will not be healthy for Sunday's home game against Tampa Bay. Onetime receiving savior Anquan Boldin shows no signs of coming out of retirement. The next eight Bills opponents have defenses that all entered Week Six ranked in the bottom 10…