Posts Tagged ‘Buffalo Bills’

49ers place Hurd, Verrett on IR; sign WR Matthews

Thursday, October 3rd, 2019

The San Francisco 49ers announced a series of moves on Thursday, placing wide receiver Jalen Hurd and cornerback Jason Verrett on injured reserve, signing corner Dontae Johnson and well-traveled receiver Jordan Matthews and re-signing offensive lineman Will Holden to their practice squad. Hurd, a third-round pick out of Baylor in 2019, has been out since preseason with a back injury, while Verrett has been active only once in three games this season. He reportedly injured his knee against Pittsburgh in Week 3, though the exact nature of the injury was not announced.

Jets’ Adam Gase explains approach to managing Le’Veon Bell: ‘He’s been outstanding’

Wednesday, October 2nd, 2019

Through three games, Le'Veon Bell has been as advertised for the Jets, who signed the running back in the offseason with the belief that he could bring his versatility to first-year head coach Adam Gase's offense. One of New York's bright spots during its 0-3 start, Bell has shown up, taking 76 touches for 284 yards (3.7 average) from scrimmage and a touchdown. Despite the offense's early struggles -- Bell's nine-yard touchdown reception in the third quarter of Sept. 8's 17-16 loss to the Buffalo Bills marks the unit's only time past the goal line thus far -- the all-purpose back has given the Jets hope for when second-year quarterback Sam Darnold returns from mononucleosis.

Allen’s status unclear as Bills visit Titans

Wednesday, October 2nd, 2019

If he can't go against Tennessee, Matt Barkley will start. "We'll get them both ready, but with Josh being in the protocol -- he'll do some individual drill work out there -- but other than that he's in the protocol," Bills head coach Sean McDermott said Wednesday. "We've got a lot of confidence in Josh, we've got a lot of confidence in Matt, and that's where it is."

Harvin: ‘Not a game I played that I wasn’t high’

Wednesday, October 2nd, 2019

Former NFL wide receiver Percy Harvin admitted he dealt his anxiety by self-medicating with marijuana, and he did so prior to every game of his NFL career. Marijuana is on the NFL's banned list, although Harvin was never suspended for violating the league's substance abuse policy. Harvin, now 31, was diagnosed with an anxiety disorder and played through it during his eight NFL seasons with the Minnesota Vikings, Seattle Seahawks, New York Jets and Buffalo Bills.

Bills QB Allen (concussion) not cleared to play yet

Wednesday, October 2nd, 2019

Buffalo Bills quarterback Josh Allen remains in the NFL concussion protocol but was set to take part in individual drills on Wednesday, coach Sean McDermott told reporters. Backup Matt Barkley is preparing to play in case Allen can't on Sunday against the Titans (2-2) in Nashville, Tenn. "We'll get them both ready, but with Josh being in the protocol, he'll do some individual drill work out there, but other than that he's in the protocol," McDermott said.

Week 5 fantasy football DST rankings: Titans get a juicy matchup

Tuesday, October 1st, 2019

Lost in the raucous start of the New England defense and the dominance of the Chicago Bears stop-unit, the Tennessee Titans defense is quietly having a strong season as well. They're currently a top-three fantasy DST. They go up against the Buffalo Bills in Week 5, who might be without the services of their starting quarterback.

NFL rumors: Patriots waive OL Caleb Benenoch, open roster spot

Tuesday, October 1st, 2019

The New England Patriots have parted ways with a veteran offensive lineman. NFL Media's Mike Garafolo reported Monday the Patriots have waived Caleb Benenoch. Benenoch signed with the Patriots a few days after their Week 2 win over the Miami Dolphins.

Watch out, Washington: Tom Brady says flight home after disappointing Buffalo game ‘sucked’

Tuesday, October 1st, 2019

As of Tuesday morning Washington still hadn't named a starting quarterback for its Week 5 game against the New England Patriots. Regardless of who it ends up being among Dwayne Haskins, Colt McCoy or Case Keenum, they — and the entire Washington squad — may end up having a long day. The flight home sucked' The Patriots upped their record to 4-0 last Sunday with a 16-10 win over the Buffalo Bills, but the offense didn't play particularly well.

NFL At 100-AP Was There-Music City Miracle

Tuesday, October 1st, 2019

Music City Miracle: Titans stun Bills with trickery on kick return By BARRY WILNER AP Pro Football Writer NASHVILLE, Tenn. AP) - To the Drive and the Immaculate Reception, now add the Music City Miracle. Kevin Dyson sped 75 yards down the left sideline with a lateral from Frank Wycheck on a kickoff for the winning touchdown with 3 seconds remaining Saturday, lifting the Tennessee Titans to a 22-16 playoff victory over the stunned Buffalo Bills.

Tom Brady downplays Stephen Gostkowski’s struggles: ‘He’s working through some things’

Monday, September 30th, 2019

It's been a really rough start to the season for Stephen Gostkowski. The veteran New England Patriots kicker has hit 7 of 8 field goals, but only 11 of 14 extra points thus far in 2019. Although Gostkowski's kicking woes have drawn the ire of Patriots fans, Tom Brady doesn't seem all that fazed.