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Allen has arguably one of the strongest arms in the NFL. That's why the lack of deep passing production has been so puzzling through the first six games.

Allen has arguably one of the strongest arms in the NFL. That's why the lack of deep passing production has been so puzzling through the first six games.

Smerlas is a surname, but for Buffalo Bills fans of a certain age it also works as a verb. To Smerlas is to (a) smother the run, (b) block the kick an… 

NFL won't discipline Dolphins' Bobby McCain for alleged spitting incident Wed, Oct 23, 2019

The NFL will not fine Dolphins safety Bobby McCain for allegedly spitting at a Bills fan after Sunday's game at New Era Field, a league source confirmed. Dolphins coach Brian Flores said Monday that the team plans internal discipline, although he …

It was a fun exercise during the bye week, looking ahead at Buffalo’s schedule and all the cupcakes. The Bills had won four of their first five games … 

The Bills are 5-1. They're standing tall as a postseason contender in the AFC. Yet, questions linger about Josh Allen's ability to consistently perfor… 

Tracking Western New York's NFL players: Week 7 Tue, Oct 22, 2019

Throughout the 2019 season, The Buffalo News will track the performances of players from Western New York and local colleges who are currently in the NFL. Here are their results in Week 7: • Browns C J.C. Tretter: The Akron product was on a bye wi…

Bills legend Fred Smerlas: 'I’ve got some wounds, but I’m still fighting' Wed, Oct 23, 2019

Smerlas is a surname, but for Buffalo Bills fans of a certain age it also works as a verb. To Smerlas is to (a) smother the run, (b) block the kick and (c) fill the notebook. Fred Smerlas was the Bills’ nose guard of the 1980s who clogged the midd…

Even in time of Bills' great expectations, style points shouldn't matter Tue, Oct 22, 2019

The Buffalo Bills came off a bye week out of practice Sunday, and nearly said goodbye to their tremendous start, before ultimately finishing off the Miami Dolphins, 31-21.   For a while it looked like it could have been a Ryan Fitzhattrick. Fitzpa…

Accuracy a factor in Josh Allen's issues with deep ball for Bills Wed, Oct 23, 2019

Allen has arguably one of the strongest arms in the NFL. That's why the lack of deep passing production has been so puzzling through the first six games.

NFL won't discipline Dolphins' Bobby McCain for alleged spitting incident Wed, Oct 23, 2019

The NFL will not fine Dolphins safety Bobby McCain for allegedly spitting at a Bills fan after Sunday's game at New Era Field, a league source confirmed. Dolphins coach Brian Flores said Monday that the team plans internal discipline, although he …