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When news of a news conference to announce a summer 2020 concert at New Era Field was announced, speculation ran high. “It’s gonna be Springsteen & the E Street Band,” many said on social media, apparently not knowing that Springsteen’s planned show at the stadium in 2003 was moved to the Darien Lake Performing Arts Center due to sluggish ticket sales. “Dead &…

Music

Billy Joel will play New Era Field on Aug. 15, 2020, it was announced at a news conference this morning including Buffalo Bills owner and President Kim Pegula, and officials from Live Nation. Tickets are $64.50 to $184.50 and go on sale at 10 a.m. Nov. 22 through livenation.com and ticketmaster.com. A presale for American Express card members runs from 10 a.m. Nov. 18 t…

Bills

After a 24-9 win against the Washington Redskins, the Bills are 6-2, the franchise's best start since beginning 7-1 in 1993. The six teams that the Bills beat are a combined 9-41 after the early games Sunday. “We’re a work in progress,” coach Sean McDermott said. “That’s how I see us. Every week, looking at what are our strengths, what are our weaknesses? What can we…

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A Florida man was arrested Sunday after allegedly assaulting three people in the New Era Field parking lot following the Buffalo Bills' loss to the New England Patriots, the Erie County Sheriff's Office announced Tuesday. Kervin Lopez, 35, was charged with third-degree assault and third-degree attempted assault, both misdemeanors, after Air-1, the Erie County Sheriff's …

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Eric Bish and Angela Collins met at the Bills’ home opener in 2016. Their first date was 10 days later for the Bills’ game against the Cardinals. They have gone to every game together since for the last three years. So when it was time to pop the question, Bish knew it had to be at a Bills game. In June, he decided that he was going to propose to Collins at the home …

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In the aftermath of the Bills' victory against the Cincinnati Bengals, the ticket cost for next Sunday's showdown against the New England Patriots is already on the rise. Within an hour after the Bills sealed the win, the get-in price to New Era Field had moved to $188, according to TickPick.com, with some tickets hovering around $400. By comparison, the get-in price…

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New Era Field will be fired up for Sunday's opener, but without any flame effects or pyrotechnics on the field. The NFL has issued a temporary ban on the effects following a fire on the field at Nashville's Nissan Stadium in Week 2. ESPN first reported the league's directive. The ban is in place while an investigation is ongoing. Pyrotechnics away from the field are …

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The price for tickets to Sunday’s Bills’ home opener against the Cincinnati Bengals continues to rise as the game gets closer. According to TickPick, a secondary ticket marketplace, the average price for a remaining ticket is $131.24. While that is substantially less than the NFL average for Week 3 games of $201.49, it would be the most ­­­expensive ticket for a Bill…

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A Pegula Sports & Entertainment executive told a group of Buffalo expats gathered in the city on Thursday that the company's studies on New Era Field and KeyBank Center are about halfway done. Ron Raccuia, PSE executive vice president of licensing  and branded merchandise, said the review of both facilities has been wide-ranging, according to a Business First accoun…

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Here's everything you need to know to attend games this season: Schedule Sept. 8, at New York Jets, 1 p.m., CBS. Sept. 15, at New York Giants, 1 p.m., CBS Sept. 22, Cincinnati Bengals, 1 p.m., CBS Sept. 29, New England Patriots, 1 p.m., CBS Oct. 6, at Tennessee Titans, 1 p.m., CBS Oct. 20, Miami Dolphins, 1 p.m., CBS Oct. 27, Philadelphia Eagles, 1 p.m.…

Gusto

The Gronkowski family has always been fiercely devoted to working out, and now that all five brothers are out of football, building the Gronk Fitness brand has become priority No. 1. Fresh off his own NFL retirement, Rob Gronkowski and his four brothers - Dan, Chris, Gordie and Glenn - were approached by a Texas company called Complex SE to partner on a touring obstacle…

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A celebration of devout Buffalo Bills fan Ezra "Pancho Billa" Castro will be held Sept. 21, the day before the Bills' home opener, at Hammer's Lot near New Era Field, organizers announced Monday. According to a tweet from the Pancho Billa Twitter account, the memorial and celebration of life was Castro's personal request before his passing. The event is scheduled fro…

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The Buffalo Bills' preseason opener tonight against the Indianapolis Colts at New Era Field will be the team's 18th Kids Day Game. The events begin at 3 p.m. with a Kids Day tailgate party in Lot 6, featuring activities, including mini golf, inflatables, a mechanical Bills helmet ride, airbrush tattoos, Bills-themed haircuts, DJ Milk and a performance by the Stampede. T…

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The Bills are set to begin training camp at St. John Fisher College in Pittsford. Here is what you need to know. How to get there  |  Buffalo Bills experience  |  Vendor area  |  Kids Autograph Zone  |  Camp contact info  |  Theme days  |  Key dates  |  FAQ  |  Where to stay  |  Where to park Camp schedule Thursday, July 25: 9:45 a.m. Friday, July 26: 9:45 a.m. …

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You have Buffalo Bills questions that you've submitted to me via Twitter. I have answers. Let's get rolling. Kevin Thompson asks: Regarding the new stadium debate: is a downtown stadium the best use of valuable real estate? Isn’t the practical solution building a new stadium in the parking lot next to the existing one like many other teams have done? Your thoughts? …