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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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Cordy Glenn, Jerry Hughes, Mike Tolbert, Charles Clay, Kyle Williams and LeSean McCoy did not practice Wednesday as the Buffalo Bills began preparations for the Los Angeles Chargers. Alexander, Williams and McCoy were given veteran rest days. Glenn remains sidelined with a foot/ankle injury. Clay returned last week after missing several weeks following a knee procedu…

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1. Here's what Rick Dennison had to say about Mike Tolbert on Sept. 11, the day after the Buffalo Bills' season-opening victory over the New York Jets: "Went sideways two times and he'll get corrected on that. He'll go down hill." Fast forward to Sunday, and there was Tolbert, taking an option pitch from quarterback Tyrod Taylor on the Bills' fourth play of the game. Pr…

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Below are the Buffalo Bills' snap counts for the 2017 season, with some observations from the Week 10 loss to the New Orleans Saints. • It didn't take wide receiver Kelvin Benjamin long to get up to speed on the Bills' offense. He led his position group with 41 snaps. Deonte Thompson getting more snaps than Jordan Matthews (39 to 36) was interesting, while Andre Holme…

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It looked like Kelvin Benjamin was going to have himself a day. The Buffalo Bills’ new receiver caught a 9-yard pass on the second play from scrimmage Sunday against the New Orleans Saints. Twice more on the opening drive, Benjamin was targeted by quarterback Tyrod Taylor, although those passes fell incomplete. Things changed dramatically from that point, though, f…

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Jets cornerback Buster Skrine was not fined by the NFL for tripping Bills receiver Zay Jones in their Week 9 matchup, according to a league source. Jones was injured as a result of the trip and will miss Sunday's game against the Saints. He was able to return briefly in the second half against the Jets but was held out of practice week. Jones beat Skrine on an out-an…

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1. The Bills aren’t giving up hope on rookie receiver Zay Jones playing Sunday against the New Orleans Saints, but Thursday was not a step in the right direction. Jones missed his third practice of the week as he deals with an ankle injury suffered in Week 9 against the New York Jets. “He’s still day to day,” coach Sean McDermott said. “He’s made progress.…

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Offensive linemen Cordy Glenn and Richie Incognito and wide receiver Zay Jones are not practicing Thursday as the Bills continue preparations for Sunday's game against the New Orleans Saints. Incognito, who did not practice in advance of the Week 9 game against the Jets because of an ankle injury, was not listed on the Wednesday injury report. He said Wednesday that he …

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Below are the Buffalo Bills' snap counts for the 2017 season, with some observations from the Week 9 loss to the New York Jets. • With wide receiver Zay Jones hobbled by a knee injury that limited him to 40 snaps, veteran Jordan Matthews was the workhorse at the position, taking 71 of 75 snaps. • LeSean McCoy played 55 snaps, but got just 12 touches as the Bills …

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To say the Buffalo Bills lack offensive rhythm in the first quarter this season is putting it kindly. More accurately, they look like Elaine dancing on Seinfeld at the start of games.The Bills have managed just six total points in the first quarter through eight games — last in the NFL. Offensive coordinator Rick Dennison was asked Monday about what the problem ear…

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The Buffalo Bills returned to practice Monday to begin preparations for a home game against the New Orleans Saints. Zay Jones will not practice Monday and coach Sean McDermott said he is day to day with a knee injury suffered against the Jets. McDermott said Jones has made progress already and is "moving in the right direction." Charles Clay, who has been sideline…

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1. The Buffalo Bills will be without running back Taiwan Jones for the rest of the season. Coach Sean McDermott announced Friday that Jones suffered a broken arm late in Thursday’s 34-21 loss to the New York Jets while attempting to recover an onside kick. Teammate Shamarko Thomas dove into Jones' arm, causing the fracture. Jones' arm was placed in an air cast and he …

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Here is what Bills coach Sean McDermott had to say Friday, a day after the Bills' loss to the New York Jets.  Q: Update on Zay Jones? How’s he doing? A: Yeah, he’s still going through the evaluation right now, so that’s where it is right now. I know he did some, he’s walking around and everything so we’ll just see how that goes today. Q: Taiwan Jones? …

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It was a night to forget for the Bills' offensive line at in the swampland of Northern New Jersey Thursday night. The Bills' line was dominated by the New York Jets' front seven in the 34-21 loss. Guard Vlad Ducasse was victimized on three of the Jets' seven sacks. Guard Richie Incognito was partly to blame as well on two of the sacks that Ducasse had a hand in. T…

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NEWARK, N.J. – And now, for my next feat of journalism magic, I will find a way to identify three positive performances to take away from that. Bills fans waking up Friday morning will be disappointed that wasn't just a nightmare. Their team really did get absolutely dominated on national television Thursday night, the 34-21 final against the New York Jets not coming …