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Jabrill Peppers, Reuben Foster issues may give Bills, McDermott pause come NFL draft day

Tuesday, April 25th, 2017

In the days leading up to the 2017 NFL draft, news of Michigan safety/linebacker Jabrill Peppers and Alabama linebacker Reuben Foster testing positive for diluted samples at the NFL combine have been widely circulating the internet and will no doubt be on the minds of the people in draft room’s across the NFL on Thursday evening. On April 20th, top linebacker prospect, Reuben Foster, notified the media of a diluted combine drug test, as reported by Ian Rapoport of NFL Network. Most recently on April 24th, a report about Jabrill Peppers, a player many believe to be a top defensive prospect, came out about the Michigan safety testing positive for a diluted test as well. With the news of the Jabrill

2017 Buffalo Bills Draft Prospects: Cornerback Sidney Jones

Tuesday, April 25th, 2017

Continuing our new daily series, we continue to take a look at players the Buffalo Bills may consider selecting at some point during the 2017 NFL Draft. While these players may not all be first round quality, this series will look at players across all the rounds that the Buffalo Bills could select during the draft process. Moving on from the potential day three selection of quarterback Chad Kelly, today, we take a look at a player that could be selected by the Buffalo on day two of the draft.

Will the Buffalo Bills regret letting running back Mike Gillislee walk?

Tuesday, April 25th, 2017

The Buffalo Bills have now lost yet another player in running back Mike Gillislee to the New England Patriots. Much like Hogan’s situation last season, the Bills decided not to match the offer sheet that New England gave Gillislee. While the Pats get another running back, the only thing Buffalo will receive in compensation is a fifth round draft pick.

Bills opt not to match offer sheet for free agent Gillislee

Monday, April 24th, 2017

The Buffalo Bills have not matched the contract offer tendered by the New England Patriots to restricted free agent running back Mike Gillislee. The team announced the decision Monday, making official the offer sheet Gillislee signed. As a result of not matching the Patriots' offer, the Bills receive New England's fifth-round selection, 163rd overall, in this week's draft as compensation.

Buffalo Bills defensive lineman Marcell Dareus is on a short leash this year

Sunday, April 23rd, 2017

The Buffalo Bills star defensive tackle Marcell Dareus is looking at what could be his final season in Buffalo if he doesn’t get back on track. The third overall pick in the 2011 NFL Draft has 291 tackles and 34 sacks in his career so far and at only 27 years of age, he should be able to keep piling up the stats and still be labeled as a threat to opposing quarterbacks. Granted that he played during most of this time in a 3-4 defensive scheme including under former Buffalo Bills head coach Rex Ryan, however, if he can’t produce under Sean McDermott’s 4-3 scheme then Dareus may not be back in Buffalo after the 2017 season.

5 of Donald Trump’s Favorite Sports Teams

Sunday, April 23rd, 2017

There are numerous connections between Donald Trump and the world of sports. Since we’re sure you’re dying to know which organizations get The Donald’s blood boiling, we’re happy to oblige, by taking a look at five of Trump’s favorite sports teams. 1. It’d be easy to suggest that The Donald is only a fan of the Bronx Bombers because former Yankees outfielder Paul O’Neil — among other athletes — endorsed him for president, but that’s not the case at all.

5 of Donald Trump’s Favorite Sports Teams

Saturday, April 22nd, 2017

There are numerous connections between Donald Trump and the world of sports. Since we’re sure you’re dying to know which organizations get The Donald’s blood boiling, we’re happy to oblige, by taking a look at five of Trump’s favorite sports teams. 1. It’d be easy to suggest that The Donald is only a fan of the Bronx Bombers because former Yankees outfielder Paul O’Neil — among other athletes — endorsed him for president, but that’s not the case at all.

Three reasons why Sean McDermott will succeed as the Buffalo Bills head coach

Saturday, April 22nd, 2017

The last two seasons for the Buffalo Bills have been frustrating and annoying under former head coach Rex Ryan. Buffalo went 15-16 under Ryan and failed to make the playoffs both times. Because of this, Ryan was fired after two years with the organization.

Bills claim safety Elston a day after being waived by Browns

Friday, April 21st, 2017

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) -- The Buffalo Bills have claimed safety Trae Elston off waivers. The Bills were awarded Elston on Friday, a day after he was cut by the Cleveland Browns. Listed at 5-foot-11 and 193 pounds, Elston spent part of last season on

5 of Donald Trump’s Favorite Sports Teams

Friday, April 21st, 2017

There are numerous connections between Donald Trump and the world of sports. Since we’re sure you’re dying to know which organizations get The Donald’s blood boiling, we’re happy to oblige, by taking a look at five of Trump’s favorite sports teams. 1. It’d be easy to suggest that The Donald is only a fan of the Bronx Bombers because former Yankees outfielder Paul O’Neil — among other athletes — endorsed him for president, but that’s not the case at all.