Stevenson, a 2021 sixth-round draft choice appeared in five games last season, with 14 punt returns and seven kick returns. He did not catch a pass in six snaps on offense.
Rousseau has missed the last three games with a ankle injury and has practiced this week. Epenesa was a full participant.
Jay Skurski answers your questions about which Buffalo Bills coordinators could potentially get hired away, who the Bills could add at the trade deadline and why scoring is down in the NFL.
Nicknamed the "Punt God," Araiza showed off his huge leg in the Bills' first preseason game when he launched an 82-yard punt against the Indianapolis Colts.
Bills starters – and their backups, too – shined in what was a dominating, 42-15 victory over the Broncos in front of a big crowd at Highmark Stadium in the second preseason game.
Bills Notebook: Leslie Frazier still wants to see more from rookie cornerbacks Kaiir Elam, Christian Benford
“We wanted to get as many views of our young corners as we could, and it'll be the same way in these final two preseason games,” Frazier said.
“I don’t really want to go into the details of the crash because, obviously, it was traumatic for me,” Saffold said Sunday. “It was just an accident.”
The Bills pulled out the win thanks to a 46-yard field goal from Tyler Bass as time expired.
Coach Sean McDermott said decisions on the other starters will be made on an individual basis.
“It’s going to be important to try to get as many views as possible and put them in as many situations as we can,” defensive coordinator Leslie Frazier said of his young cornerbacks.
Slowly but surely, the Buffalo Bills’ offensive line continues to take shape.
The Buffalo Bills’ defense set a physical tone to start Thursday’s practice, which precipitated another training camp skirmish.
If you had to pick right now, there is no clear-cut favorite for who will handle returning both kicks and punts in the regular season. That’s not to say there aren’t candidates. That group includes – primarily – Isaiah McKenzie, Marquez Stevenson, Khalil Shakir and Tavon Austin.
Welcome to this week’s Bills Mailbag. Let’s tackle all your questions …
"Trading Epenesa would be selling low, and releasing him before his third season would be cutting bait way too soon on a second-round draft pick," writes Jay Skurski.
“A pro's pro. Great guy, immediately merged in the locker room,” center Mitch Morse said of Keenum. “Got a great personality. Clocked in a lot of good games. Has played a lot of football. Has rapport with some guys already. He's just a ballplayer and a fun guy at that, so we get to marry those two together and it's been really fun.”
From games 14 to 17, Devin Singletary played at least 54 offensive snaps, a number he reached just twice in the first 13 games. His production continued into the postseason. The addition of James Cook in the second round shouldn’t change Singletary’s spot on the depth chart.
With free agency and the draft done, the Bills’ roster is close to full heading into spring practices. With that, let’s get to your questions for this week’s mailbag.
Observations: Defensive breakdowns ruin Josh Allen's heroics, lead to one of most painful losses in Bills history
The 42-36 overtime loss to the Kansas City Chiefs will immediately join the four Super Bowl losses and “Homerun Throwback” as the absolute most painful in franchise history, writes Jay Skurski.
Defensive end Efe Obada is active for the Bills for their divisional playoff game against the Chiefs at Arrowhead Stadium, while defensive tackle Vernon Butler Jr. will be a healthy inactive.
Alan Pergament: Buffalo praise by CBS' Eagle, Davis and Washburn provides chicken soup for soul of Bills fans
"I’m sure all the shivering fans at Highmark will consider it a lifelong memory, but fans watching in the warmth of their homes might have had just as much fun listening to a CBS broadcast that repeatedly praised the Bills," Pergament says.
In what was a memorable night inside Highmark Stadium, Knox and Singletary combined for four – count ’em four – touchdowns in the Bills’ 47-17 victory over the New England Patriots in an AFC wild-card playoff game.
The seven players declared inactive for the team are all healthy.
Jay Skurski answers your questions in the final Bills Mailbag before the postseason.
The Bills continue to have their full roster available to them, with no players or coaches on the league’s Covid list, coach Sean McDermott said Monday.