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When the Bills run: With rookie Devin Singletary returning to practice on a limited basis Thursday, there is some added intrigue here. The Bills held up just fine without Singletary in Week 3, rushing for 175 yards against the Bengals, but it will be a much bigger challenge against New England. Even if Singletary plays, it wouldn’t be a surprise to see the Bills closely mo…

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Rob Gronkowski will watch Sunday's big game at New Era Field while sitting in front of a television in Fort Myers, Fla., with his mother. He'll be about 1,300 miles from his native Western New York and the visiting team, the New England Patriots, on which he spent nine seasons and established himself as arguably the greatest tight end in NFL history. Welcome to retireme…

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One thought raced through Drayton Florence’s mind. The former Buffalo Bills’ cornerback had just recorded his team’s fourth interception – off the greatest quarterback of all time – and his chance to make every highlight reel was just a few yards away. “I actually wanted to run Tom Brady over,” Florence remembered this week, thinking back to his defining moment with …

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Western New York native Rob Gronkowski plans to remain retired from the NFL, at least for now. At a news conference Tuesday in New York – promoted as Gronkowski making a major announcement – the retired New England Patriots tight end told reporters that he would become an advocate for pushing leagues to let athletes use CBD marijuana products. Gronkowski said his body f…

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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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This week’s Bills Mailbag is stuffed full of questions about Mitch Morse, LeSean McCoy, the wide receiver competition and plenty more. Let’s get right to it … Honor asks: The head coach and general manager talked a lot about deciding to get along even when they disagree strongly. Do you believe Sean McDermott was strongly against Brandon Beane signing Mitch Morse since …

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Former New England Patriots tight end and Western New York native Rob Gronkowski told reporters Sunday that he is happy in retirement and said he knows rumors will persist about his future. "Oh man! Whatever I say, it doesn't matter. It will always be crazy out there, but you can put them to rest," Gronkowski said, via ESPN. "I'm feeling good. [In a] good place. It's gr…

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NFL teams usually dread the period between the end of minicamp and the start of training camp. It’s a time when players return home, unwind, and sometimes find themselves in trouble. The Buffalo Bills didn’t have to wait for that period to start next month, though, as trouble found rookie linebacker Tyrel Dodson last weekend. Dodson was arrested in Scottsdale, Ariz.,…

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With less than two weeks remaining until the NFL Draft, it's as difficult as ever to predict which direction the Buffalo Bills will go with their first-round draft pick. With a roster that doesn't have a lot of crying needs, General Manager Brandon Beane has no shortage of options -- both with his draft position and the players he targets. This week's mailbag thoroughly…

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April is one of the best sports months of the year. The start of baseball, the Masters, the start of the NBA and NHL playoffs (remember those, Sabres fans?) and, of course, the NFL draft. Naturally at this time of year, that topic dominates this week's mailbag. Let's get right to it ... I’Don’tTrustTheProcess asks: What is the likelihood the Bills take a flier in the…

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The Gronk persona is that of a goofy, fun-loving, care-free character who took almost nothing seriously. That isn't the person Buffalo Bills offensive coordinator Brian Daboll remembers during the three seasons he worked with Rob Gronkowski as the New England Patriots' tight ends coach from 2014 to 2016. "He was a really good guy to coach," Daboll told The Buffalo Ne…

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ATLANTA -- If Super Bowl LIII was Rob Gronkowski’s final NFL game, the Western New York native went out in style Sunday night. As confetti poured down, he waited with most of his New England Patriots teammates forming a human corridor for the relay team of ex-NFL players transporting the Vince Lombardi Trophy to the podium in front of one of the end zones at Mercedes-Benz…

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ATLANTA – Julian Edelman – Hall of Famer? After the New England Patriots’ MVP performance Sunday night in Super Bowl LIII against the Los Angeles Rams, that question is going to be asked more and more. Edelman ran free all night on the Mercedes-Benz Stadium turf, finishing with 141 yards on 10 catches. For a large portion of the game, he was the only offensive player…

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ATLANTA – This is what Stephon Gilmore had in mind when he left the Buffalo Bills. The New England Patriots’ cornerback made one of the biggest plays of Super Bowl LIII on Sunday night at Mercedes-Benz Stadium, coming down with an interception with 4:17 remaining in the fourth quarter. New England was nursing a 10-3 lead at the time, and the Rams were on the doorstep of…

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ATLANTA – In three press conferences this week leading up to the Super Bowl, Rob Gronkowski spoke for more than 150 minutes, fielding hundreds of questions. At no point during those answers did he give any indication of what his future holds. Will Sunday’s game be the final one of the Amherst native’s illustrious NFL career? He’s not saying – no matter how many times he…