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This is the 11th in series previewing each position on the Buffalo Bills before the July 26 start of training camp. There’s a lot more on the plate of Buffalo Bills special teams coach Danny Crossman this summer. The approval of new rules for kickoffs means training camp and preseason games will be a key adjustment period for coaches and players to get familiar with …

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Had the Buffalo Bills been shut out of the quarterback shuffle in the first round of the NFL Draft, Virginia Tech linebacker Tremaine Edmunds figured to be a consideration with the 12th overall pick. Instead, the Bills got both – taking Wyoming’s Josh Allen at No. 7 and then moving up again in the first round to select Edmunds 16th overall. Just like that, the team had …

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This is the 10th in series previewing each position on the Buffalo Bills before the July 26 start of training camp. Micah Hyde and Jordan Poyer formed one of the best safety tandems in the NFL last season. Hyde played 96.2 percent of the snaps for the Bills. Poyer played 93.8 percent. Thank goodness they didn't get hurt. Building better depth behind them was an of…

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This is the ninth in series previewing each position on the Buffalo Bills before the July 26 start of training camp. There was a sense of trepidation about the cornerback position when the 2017 Buffalo Bills season began. The team had bid goodbye to Stephon Gilmore via free agency and Ronald Darby and Kevon Seymour via trades. Yes, first-round pick Tre'Davious White …

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The Buffalo Bills have the anchor for the middle of their defense. The signing of former Panthers first-round draft pick Star Lotulelei in free agency gives the Bills a 6-foot-2, 315-pound rock to take on multiple offensive linemen. General Manager Brandon Beane and coach Sean McDermott are obviously familiar with Lotulelei's work from their time with him in Carolina. T…

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This is the sixth of a series previewing each position on the Buffalo Bills before the July 26 start of training camp. The Buffalo Bills made defensive end a big priority this offseason. The headline move was the signing of Trent Murphy in free agency, but that wasn’t the only addition at the position. Eddie Yarbrough was retained, while Owa Odighizuwa and Terrence F…

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This is the fifth of a series previewing each position on the Buffalo Bills before the July 26 start of training camp. After being blindsided by the sudden offseason departures of Eric Wood and Richie Incognito, the Buffalo Bills are desperately searching for a viable blueprint to reconstruct their offensive line. When the pre-training camp hiatus began after the fin…

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Solid, but not spectacular would be a good way to describe Charles Clay’s first three seasons in Buffalo. The Bills lured Clay away from the Miami Dolphins after the 2014 season with a five-year contract worth up to $38 million that still ranks eighth in average annual value three years after it was signed. The return on that investment for Buffalo has been only so-so. …

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This is the third of a series previewing each position on the Buffalo Bills before the July 26 start of training camp.  The conversation about who will throw passes for the Buffalo Bills this season doesn't go too far without sparking a second discussion about who will catch them. The first topic at least offers the hope of rookie Josh Allen becoming the long-awaited…

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This is the second of a series previewing each position on the Buffalo Bills before the July 26 start of training camp. The first position in the series was quarterback. The one constant in the Buffalo Bills' offense since 2015 is that good things usually happen when LeSean McCoy has the ball in his hands. He has, by far, been the best player on the roster the past t…

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This is the first of a series previewing each position on the Buffalo Bills before the July 26 start of training camp. It took 20 years, but the Buffalo Bills finally made a meaningful draft investment in a quarterback since a guy named Jim Kelly was leading them to Super Bowls. The seventh overall choice they invested in Josh Allen is the highest they've ever spent …