Share this article

print logo

Bills rookie wide receiver Sammy Watkins played every offensive snap Sunday in his team's 26-10 victory over the Cleveland Browns at Ralph Wilson Stadium. Today, however, the team announced Watkins suffered a hip injury. Coach Doug Marrone was short on details, saying he had "no idea" whether Watkins would be able to practice Wednesday when the team begins preparing for i…

Bills

Quick highlights from the Buffalo Bills' victory over the Cleveland Browns in Ralph Wilson Stadium ... What it means: With three takeaways and a touchdown, the Bills' defense propelled them to their second straight win. ... The Bills pulled even with the Browns in the wild-card playoff race at 7-5, but have the edge based on the head-to-head tiebreaker. ... The Bills have…

Bills

Quick highlights from the Buffalo Bills' gut-punch loss to the Kansas City Chiefs in Ralph Wilson Stadium ... What it means: In a showdown of 5-3 teams jockeying for playoff contention, the Bills were in command for most of the game and led well into the fourth quarter. But two costly turnovers (explained below) kept the Chiefs in the game. Bills player of the game: Defe…

The Buffalo Bills returned to the practice field this afternoon after their bye weekend without three players. Receiver Mike Williams and rookie guard Cyril Richardson were not at practice for "personal reasons," according to a team spokesman, while defensive tackle Marcell Dareus had an issue with his flight back to Buffalo. Coach Doug Marrone is expected to provide an …

He doesn't have as much experience to draw from as some of his veteran Buffalo Bills teammates, but linebacker Brandon Spikes said Sunday's 37-22 loss to the New England Patriots is one of the most difficult regular-season losses he's been through in the NFL. "Absolutely," Spikes said. "I talked a lot of trash in the offseason and we weren’t able to back it up and that’s …

The Buffalo Bills continued their run of early-season weekly AFC awards today with defensive tackle Marcell Dareus taking him the league's Defensive Player of the Week honor. Dareus had a career single-game high three sacks and one forced fumble in the Bills' 17-14 victory at Detroit. That's the most sacks in a single game by a player in the AFC this season, and was Dareu…

Bills

DETROIT -- Quick highlights from the Buffalo Bills' thrilling victory over the Detroit Lions at Ford Field ... What it means: The Bills finished the Wilson era with high drama, falling behind by two touchdowns early and then rallying to tie the score in the fourth quarter. The game was headed for overtime until Golden Tate's 55-yard catch and run put the Lions in (what sh…

Bills

It's J.J. Watt's world, we're just living in it. The Houston Texans' star showed why he's the best defensive player in the NFL this afternoon against the Buffalo Bills inside NRG Stadium. Watt intercepted Bills quarterback EJ Manuel on a third-and-2 play early in the third quarter, taking it 80 yards to the house for a go-ahead touchdown. Manuel was attempting to complet…

NEW YORK -- The NFL's finance committee met with Terry and Kim Pegula today about buying the Buffalo Bills and unanimously recommended they become the team's next owners. Terry and Kim Pegula walked out of the NFL's headquarters at 345 Park Ave. and trotted down a few steps so NFL executive vice president Eric Grubman could introduce them to a gathering of reporters. Gru…

Bills

Quick highlights from the Buffalo Bills' big afternoon against the Miami Dolphins in Ralph Wilson Stadium ... What it means: The Bills' defense and special teams propelled them to victory, capping a jubilant week in which the team was bought by Terry and Kim Pegula and late founder Ralph Wilson was honored before kickoff. The Bills are 2-0 and atop the AFC East. Players …

PITTSFORD -- Buffalo Bills coach Doug Marrone said cornerback Brandon Smith and linebacker Darrin Kitchens are both expected to miss some practice time after suffering lower-body injuries during practice Monday. Kitchens was hurt during a special-teams drill, while Smith went down after colliding with safety Derek Brim on a play over the middle. Tight end Chris Gragg and…

As far as leaders go, Kyle Williams and Mario Williams are as opposite as they come. But the Buffalo Bills' defensive linemen have one thing in common in that they've both spoken publicly about their belief in troubled teammate Marcell Dareus. Kyle Williams did so during spring practice, and Mario Williams took his turn following practice Monday. "He's a heck of a player…

PITTSFORD -- In the latest twist of the Marcell Dareus soap opera, Buffalo Bills coach Doug Marrone revealed today the defensive tackle is currently excused from training camp at St. John Fisher College for "personal reasons." "All the players reported to camp. At the present time I've excused Marcell. He's taking care of some personal stuff," the coach said after the Bil…

As reported Tuesday by The Buffalo News, Buffalo Bills defensive end Jerry Hughes was at the scene of a crash last week involving teammate Marcell Dareus that Hamburg police say was the result of street racing. Hughes confirmed as much to reporters today following the team's spring practice, but offered few details beyond saying he was at the scene. As coach Doug Marrone …

So what should the Buffalo Bills do with defensive tackle Marcell Dareus? He's a great player. His peers voted him 62nd for the NFL Network's "The Top 100 Players of 2014" list. He also has become a seemingly incurable headache. Buffalo News reporter James Staas broke the story this afternoon that Dareus was arrested Friday for three misdemeanors and four traffic violat…