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Here is how Jay Skurski, Mark Gaughan and Jason Wolf see the slate for Week 14, beginning with the Thursday night game (point spreads are through Thursday morning; asterisk indicates best bet): THURSDAY Skurski Gaughan Wolf at Titans 4 Jaguars Jaguars Titans Jaguars SUNDAY at Bills 3 1/2 Jets Bills Bills Bills Giants 3 1/2 at Redsk…

Outdoors

By Scott Goforth My best friend, Jeremy, and his dad, Phil, always hunted with traditional archery equipment when I was growing up. I wasn’t into hunting at the time, but their bows and that style of instinctive shooting always stuck with me. After I got married, my father-in-law offered to take me hunting on their land in Wisconsin, and I knew that if I was going to…

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Head Coach Sean McDermott Monday, October 22, 2018 Alright, I’ll give you an injury update here. Trent Murphy, he’ll be week-to-week with a knee… think you saw Trent go down late in the game there. LeSean [McCoy] is in concussion protocol. Josh Allen remains week-to-week, and then Taiwan Jones the same with his neck. With that, we’ll open it up to your questions. …

Colleges

The University at Buffalo's football game against Miami (Ohio) has been picked up by ESPN2. Kickoff on Oct. 30 at UB Stadium is at 8 p.m. At 4-0, the Bulls lead Miami by a game in the Mid-American Conference East Division. UB (7-1 overall) is coming off a 31-17 victory at Toledo. Miami (3-5 overall) lost a 31-30 heartbreaker to Army on Saturday. In Sunday's coache…

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Head Coach Sean McDermott Monday, October 15, 2018 Alright, we will go ahead and get started. I’ll give you the injury report: Josh Allen will be week-to-week, same with Taiwan Jones. Day-to-day will be Vlad Ducasse and Trent Murphy. With that, we’ll open it up to questions. Q: What is your feel to any degree what the injury is to Josh [Allen’s] elbow? A: At th…

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Head Coach Sean McDermott Monday, September 24, 2018 Opening: Okay we’ll start it off with questions. Q: Where do we stand with the injuries? A: Yeah, I’ll hit a couple of the main guys. LeSean [McCoy] is progressing well, he still has the rib [injury] and will be day-to-day this week. Shaq Lawson with the hamstring, again he’s progressing well. It looks like …

Uncategorized

Head Coach Sean McDermott Wednesday, September 12, 2018 Q: Who will be your starting quarterback against the Chargers? The report is that it is Josh Allen. A: That is correct. Josh will start. Q: Can you also explain your thinking is in making the change? A: It’s the right move for our team, the right move for our team. Q: Can you elaborate on that, Sean…

Bills

Head Coach Sean McDermott (on whether this is the poorest performance he has been a part of) “Listen, we didn’t intend to come out and play like that and coach like that. We’ve got a lot to learn, obviously, from the game. And we will look at the tape. We’ve got a lot of work to do.” (on whether he is surprised at their performance) “I thought the game got away from…

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Minnesota Vikings receiver Cayleb Jones, the brother of Buffalo Bills receiver Zay Jones, was arrested in Minnesota on probable cause of theft, interfering on a 911 call and misdemeanor domestic assault, the Star Tribune reported. He has not been charged. "We are aware of the situation involving Cayleb Jones and are in the process of gathering more information. Further …

Sports

Jenn Suhr, the three-time Olympian and 2012 Olympic gold medalist pole vaulter from Fredonia, has ended her outdoor season because of medical concerns, she posted on Twitter. Suhr, 36, said she felt a "weird pain in my groin/pelvis" during a workout last month. After taking a few days off, she returned to her normal routine, but the pain came back a few day later. She s…

Analysis

Jim Kubiak will be analyzing the play of the Bills quarterbacks throughout the season for BNblitz.com. Kubiak is the all-time leading passer at Navy, has played in the NFL, NFL Europe and the Arena Football League, and been a coach and executive in the AFL. He spent eight years as the radio analyst for the University at Buffalo and runs the Western New York Quarterback Aca…

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Defensive Coordinator Leslie Frazier Thursday, August 23, 2018 Opening Statement: It was a good, spirited practice today. Guys were getting after it. [We] went through the whole spectrum: red-zone, third down, first down, second down. It was good; it was good work for us today at practice. Q: What do you need to see from Tremaine [Edmunds] in order to see that pro…

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Defensive Coordinator Leslie Frazier Sunday, July 29, 2018 Opening Statement: Kevin [Kearns] just informed me that it’s Christmas in July Day and (I’m wearing) the appropriate colors, so I appreciate that, Kevin. We’re back-to-back [practices using] pads, so I think all of our guys are looking forward to getting a chance to work today in pads. We’re going to go throu…

Outdoors

A Sportsman's Tale / From Ron White My son, Brandon, has been attending the Greater Niagara Fishing and Outdoor Expo for the past couple of years. He also has been following Mark & Jake Romanack of the Fishing 411 television show on social media for about the same time frame. In January, he invited me to go along with him to the show at the Conference and Event C…

Sabres

Here is what Rasmus Dahlin said after he was drafted by the Sabres: Q. What’s your reaction to finally having that jersey on? RASMUS DAHLIN: Yeah, it’s amazing. I’ve been like finally, yeah, put on the Buffalo Sabres jersey. I’ve been there twice and I love that city. I can’t wait to get everything started. Q. Were you at all nervous before your name was called? …