Sean McDermott and Brandon Beane were given funzo questionnaires for the Buffalo Bills' 2017 media guide.
Favorite movie, best concert attended, biggest pet peeve, last book read and so forth.
The Q&A's were conducted separately, but they produced a striking parallel. In response to "biggest obstacle overcome," they gave the same answer.
"Breaking into the NFL…
Poor Brandon Beane. Such terrible timing.
Off he went to the Buffalo Bills, an NFL outpost enduring the longest playoff slump in North American professional sports. Back home, the Carolina Panthers – the team he helped construct – made a move that would have allowed him to become their general manager.
Two months after Beane left his position as Panthers assistan…
Buffalo sports fans are familiar with ownership changes.
The Sabres have switched hands four times in the past 15 years. Many of us were around when the Braves dribbled off to San Diego.
But policies for NFL ownership are different than in other leagues, and we haven't seen them applied in Buffalo. The Bills have known only one owner. Ralph Wilson, who died two weeks ago…