Crystal Balls and Footballs with the Buffalo Bills

Figuring how happy we’ll be at Christmas is one way to make June go faster.  There are lots of opportunities to be naughty in the meantime.  Warm weather is useless if there’s no football being played during it.  What are Continue reading

As Usual, Buffalo Bills Try Changing Everything

This time is different.  It’s undetermined whether that’s a statement or question.  Buffalo Bills fans are participating in the annual ritual of convincing themselves the upcoming season will be the pleasant anomaly.  Cheering for an exception is like watching a Continue reading

Buffalo Bills Rookies Go to Head of the Class

Starting rookies means getting the most games possible from them over their careers.  Sure: go with that.  There are already multiple Buffalo Bills first-year players listed as the best on the team at their positions.  It counts even by default.  This Continue reading

Buffalo Bills Try Another Reverse With Brandon Beane

Typically, a coach doesn’t pick a general manager.  The hiring process is actually usually in the reverse, at least according to my notes.  The Buffalo Bills may have just tried the novel way.  And why not? Conventional approaches haven’t worked since the Continue reading

Moving Back for Cornerback Defines New Buffalo Bills Style

It’s unfair to write a column right away  on how the Buffalo Bills drafted this year. That’s too bad, then.  We really shouldn’t even discuss a draft’s results for about three years, with an extra one tacked on in this Continue reading

Consistency Overrated for Underperforming Buffalo Franchises

Compared to the Bills, the Sabres aren’t so bad.  How’s that for One Buffalo?  Note it’s not “Buffalo Won”.  Disappointment should have created more numbness by now.  The Skating Bills are just getting warmed up. The football wing is unimpressed Continue reading

BillsWire: TE Charles Clay likes what he sees from Sean McDermott

It’s becoming increasingly clear the Buffalo Bills have entered the “anti-Rex” era. The helter-skelter “multiple” defensive philosophy under Rex Ryan is being replaced by a very detail-oriented process driven approach. Even players on offense are commenting on the differences they Continue reading