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Every NFL team has a prime-time game this season … except for the Bills

Wednesday, April 17th, 2019

The schedule for the 2019 NFL season is officially out and it has confirmed one thing we probably already knew: television networks are not interested in the Buffalo Bills. None of the Bills' 16 games this year are scheduled for prime-time; all but two of them are scheduled for 1:00 p.m. so don't expect to see much of your team if you're Bills fan living out-of-state.

NFL notebook: Defending champion Patriots open against Steelers

Wednesday, April 17th, 2019

The New England Patriots will open the defense of their Super Bowl LIII title against the Pittsburgh Steelers on "Sunday Night Football" in Week 1, the NFL announced in its unveiling of the 2019 schedule. The league announced in late March that the opening game of the season would pit the Green Bay Packers at the Chicago Bears on Thursday, Sept. 5. The defending Super Bowl champion normally opens the season with a home game on Thursday night, but the NFL wanted to feature its oldest rivalry to open its 100th season, which bumped New England to Sunday night, Sept. 8.

Matthew Slater: Patriots ‘excited’ to have Brandon Bolden back on roster

Tuesday, April 16th, 2019

Matthew Slater: Patriots 'excited' to have Brandon Bolden back on roster originally appeared on nbcsportsboston.com Brandon Bolden returned to the New England Patriots this offseason on a two-year contract, and Matthew Slater is very excited to have the special teams ace/running back on the roster again. "It's been great," Slater told reporters Tuesday, via NBC Sports Boston's Tom E. Curran. "I texted (Bolden) right away when I saw that we had signed him back.

Verner signing one-day contract with Titans before retiring

Tuesday, April 16th, 2019

Cornerback Alterraun Verner is signing a one-day contract with the Tennessee Titans to retire with the team that drafted him. The Titans announced Tuesday that Verner is signing the one-day contract on Wednesday. Verner played for the Titans from 2010-13 after they drafted him in the fourth round out of UCLA.

Brian Flores’ answer to injury question would make Bill Belichick proud

Tuesday, April 16th, 2019

Brian Flores' answer to injury question would make Bill Belichick proud originally appeared on nbcsportsboston.com Brian Flores learned from the best. The new Miami Dolphins head coach was a bit more earnest in his delivery Tuesday while meeting with reporters at the team's voluntary minicamp. But his answers still sounded a lot like they came from his former boss, New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick.

Here’s when we’ll know Patriots’ Week 1 opponent, full 2019 schedule

Tuesday, April 16th, 2019

Here's when we'll know Patriots' Week 1 opponent, full 2019 schedule originally appeared on nbcsportsboston.com It's the moment you've all been waiting for: the announcement about the announcement. ESPN's Field Yates made the big reveal Tuesday morning, confirming the NFL will release its full 2019 schedule Wednesday night at 8 p.m. ET.

English rugby star Wade to pursue NFL dream with Bills

Monday, April 8th, 2019

Former England and Wasps wing Christian Wade has signed for the Buffalo Bills as he pursues his dream of forging a career in the NFL, the team announced on Monday. Wade shocked English rugby last year after announcing his plans to switch sports and find a place with a gridiron team. The 27-year-old joined the NFL's International Player Pathway Program, which aims to find and nurture athletic talent from around the world and groom them for the NFL.

WR Ricardo Louis signs 1-year contract with Miami Dolphins

Monday, April 8th, 2019

Receiver Ricardo Louis signed a one-year contract Monday with his hometown team, the Miami Dolphins, after missing the entire 2018 season following neck surgery. The Dolphins were also allocated Brazilian defensive tackle Durval Queiroz Neto (Dur-VAHL' KEY'-ay-royce NAY'-toh) via the NFL's international pathway program. Queiroz spent the past four seasons on two of Brazil's best teams — Cuiabá Arsenal and Galo FA — and played for the national team.

Dolphins agree to deal with WR Louis: reports

Monday, April 8th, 2019

The Miami Dolphins have reached a one-year deal with former Cleveland Browns wide receiver Ricardo Louis, according to multiple reports. A fourth-round pick by the Browns in 2016, the 6-foot-2, 215-pound Louis missed all of last season with a neck injury that he had surgically repaired before training camp. The two seasons prior, Louis appeared in all 32 games with 12 starts, catching 45 passes for 562 yards.

Reports: Dolphins agree to deal with WR Louis

Monday, April 8th, 2019

The Miami Dolphins have reached a one-year deal with former Cleveland Browns wide receiver Ricardo Louis, according to multiple reports. A fourth-round pick by the Browns in 2016, the 6-foot-2, 215-pound Louis missed all of last season with a neck injury that he had surgically repaired before training camp. The two seasons prior, Louis appeared in all 32 games with 12 starts, catching 45 passes for 562 yards.