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The Buffalo Bills didn't waste time adding a tight end to their roster after Tyler Kroft went down with a broken foot. The team on Wednesday signed Mik'Quan Deane, an undrafted free agent out of Western Kentucky who initially signed with the Seahawks after the draft. According to ESPN, the Bills also put in a waiver claim on ex-Jets tight end Jordan Leggett, a fifth-rou…

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The Buffalo Bills have claimed offensive tackle De'Ondre Wesley off waivers from the Indianapolis Colts. Wesley was on the Bills' practice squad during the 2017 season, signed to a futures/reserve contract in January 2018 and then spent the early part of last season on the practice squad. He was signed to the Colts' practice squad in November. Wesley, listed at 6 fee…

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Atlanta Falcons defensive end and Buffalo native Steven Means is out for the season after suffering a noncontact Achilles injury Monday during organized team activities, the team announced Wednesday. Means, who played at Grover Cleveland High School and for the University at Buffalo, played in eight games with four starts and had 14 tackles, three tackles for loss and a…

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Tuesday morning's newsletter offered a glowing review of the Bills' offseason, mentioning that nearly every position on the roster seems to be improved from last season. But Tuesday afternoon provided a harsh reminder of how quickly the best-laid plans can be torn to pieces in the NFL, where the injury rate approaches 100%. Coach Sean McDermott announced Tuesday that st…

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Three of the Bills' free agent additions on offense will be out for an undetermined amount of time. Tyler Kroft, the Bills' expected starter at tight end, broke a foot on the first day of organized team activities Monday, coach Sean McDermott told reporters Tuesday. Kroft will have surgery Tuesday. It is the second time he has broken the same foot within the last six…

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The Buffalo Bills have made certain that Jerry Hughes, their best pass-rusher, isn't going anywhere for awhile. With Hughes due to become a free agent after the 2019 season, the Bills made what they felt was a necessary pre-emptive move Tuesday by signing the veteran defensive end to a two-year contract extension worth a reported $23 million. "In my tenure here, he's…

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The Bills' free-agent frenzy should have them poised to win more games in 2019. Widespread improvement was what stuck out when Vic Carucci went through the roster and gave position-by-position grades on the offseason. No position group on the team graded as worse than last season – nearly every unit is improved, and two graded as the same. Quarterbacks earned a plus …

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Ty Nsekhe has only been a member of the Buffalo Bills for a few months, but the offensive tackle already has learned something about quarterback Josh Allen. The guy knows a thing or two about how to shoot a basketball. "We have a basketball hoop on the turf field in the facility," Nsekhe said during a recent appearance on SiriusXM NFL Radio. "So (Allen) was like, 'We…

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Former Buffalo Bills offensive tackle Cordy Glenn is moving to left guard for the Cincinnati Bengals, according to reports. Glenn, 29, has made all 90 of his career starts at tackle but will slide inside to make room for first-round draft pick Jonah Williams. The move came after Glenn talked with offensive line coach Jim Turner. "Coach Turner and I had a man-to-ma…

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The Indianapolis Colts have signed Western New York native Chad Kelly, the team announced Monday. Kelly recently tried out during the team's rookie minicamp. With the addition of Kelly, the Colts now have four quarterbacks on the roster: starter Andrew Luck, backup Jacoby Brissett, along with Phillip Walker and Kelly. The signing means Kelly will play for Frank Re…

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It appears the Bills will enter the 2019 season hoping to get a little more out of the same group of defensive ends they rolled with last season. They're putting a lot of faith in Jerry Hughes, who is entering his 10th season and has 136 games under his belt, and Trent Murphy, who will turn 29 during the season and returned last year after missing all of 2017 following …

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A reader in this week's Bills mailbag asked Jay Skurski what he thought about the betting lines for the Bills' 2019 season win total. The reader saw the over/under placed at 6 wins, though many sportsbooks have their line set slightly higher. Skurksi was optimistic about the Bills hitting the over. "I think the over-six wins is a slam dunk," he wrote. "In fact, it be…

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John Urschel needs little introduction around Buffalo. The Canisius High School graduate, a former Penn State and Baltimore Ravens offensive lineman, continues to pursue a Ph.D. in mathematics at MIT. And he’s written a book, “Mind and Matter: A Life in Math and Football,” which went on sale Tuesday. The memoir was co-written with his wife, journalist Louisa Thomas, …