Football

Allan Harris
September 02, 2018 - 6:13 am
(WBEN/AP) Former University at Buffalo standout linebacker Kahlil Mack, who has been holding out with the Oakland Raiders for a better contract has now been traded to Chicago. The Chicago Bears spent the offseason loading up to end a string of losing seasons. They just made their biggest move. The...
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Brenda's Bites
August 17, 2018 - 11:04 pm
Ever heard of a Victory Fridge? Thankfully the Bills are no longer holding the dubious distinction of owning the longest American sports playoff drought, and have now passed the most dismal of torches to the Cleveland Browns and the Major League Baseball's Seattle Mariners. Long suffering Browns...
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August 06, 2018 - 5:20 am
BUFFALO (WBEN) - Buffalo teams continue to make off-season moves. Just a few days after the Sabres acquired Jeff Skinner, it was the Bills turn to make a trade splash. Last night the Bills acquired wide receiver Corey Coleman from the Cleveland Browns in a seventh round selection in the 2020 NFL...
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ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (WBEN/AP) - Now that quarterback Josh Allen is under contract, the big question remaining is how long it will be before the Buffalo Bills' rookie first-round draft pick takes over the starting job. The Bills signed Allen to a four-year contract on Wednesday, a day before they...
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July 25, 2018 - 5:16 am
ROCHESTER - It has been a whirlwind for the Buffalo Bills since camp opened last year. From trading wide receiver Sammy Watkins and cornerback Ronald Darby within mere minutes of each other, to acquiring Kelvin Benjamin, to ending the longest playoff drought in North American sports, to trading up...
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April 13, 2018 - 2:21 pm
New York, NY (AP/WBEN) Jim Kelly is progressing so "remarkably well" two weeks after surgery to have cancer removed from his jaw, his doctor expects the Hall of Fame quarterback to be released from the hospital soon. "I'm very optimistic," said Mount Sinai head and neck surgeon Mark Urken in a 20-...
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Buffalo, NY (WBEN/AP) - Hall of Fame Quarterback Jim Kelly has announced that his cancer has returned. Kelly released the following statement on Thursday: "As our family has faced many trials and triumphs throughout the years, you have blessed us with your prayers. We are asking for those prayers...
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February 05, 2018 - 11:47 am
(WBEN) Buffalo apparently really does love to see Tom Brady lose. NBC sports has announced that the ratings for Super Bowl LLI were greater in Buffalo than any other metered market, where devices on each television set record what people are watching. Buffalo placed first in the nation with 56.4...
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Allan Harris
February 04, 2018 - 4:52 am
MINNEAPOLIS (AP/WBEN) — Ray Lewis and Brian Urlacher terrorized opposing offenses from the middle of the field. Randy Moss and Terrell Owens did the same to defenses on the outside. The two hard-hitting linebackers and two big-play receivers highlighted an eight-person class voted into the Pro...
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Dave Debo
February 02, 2018 - 6:43 am
(WBEN) Whether it's to showcase a new facility or to incentivize the construction of one, the National Football League seems to have fallen into a pattern that could eventually be part of the pressure to bring a new stadium for the Buffalo Bills -- and eventually maybe even a Super Bowl -- to...
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