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Mike Baggerman
December 03, 2018 - 3:00 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Erie County will have little to no involvement in the study conducted by CAA ICON about the future of the stadiums for the Buffalo Bills and Buffalo Sabres. "They'll talk with our department of public works if they want information on the stadium," Erie County Executive Mark...
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USA Today Sports Images
December 02, 2018 - 4:51 pm
Miami, FL (WBEN) The Buffalo Bills were one catch away from a win in Miami but tight end, Charles Clay could not come up with the completion in the end zone as the Bills fell to the Dolphins 21-17 Sunday. VIEW: Game Photo Gallery Despite the loss rookie quarterback, Josh Allen turned in an...
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UB Bulls
December 02, 2018 - 3:00 pm
Amherst, N.Y. (WBEN) - While the University at Buffalo Bulls fell short in the MAC Championship, the Bulls team has been selected to play in the Dollar General Bowl. The Bulls will face Troy University of the Sun Belt Conference at Ladd-Peebles Stadium in Mobile, AL on December 22. It will mark the...
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November 30, 2018 - 11:12 pm
DETROIT (WBEN/AP) — Marcus Childers threw a touchdown pass — his fourth of the game — to D.J. Brown with 1:09 to go and Northern Illinois rallied from a 20-point, second-half deficit to take a 30-29 victory over Buffalo in the Mid-American Conference championship game on Friday night. The 35-yard...
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November 30, 2018 - 10:15 pm
SUNRISE, Fla. (WBEN/AP) — The Florida Panthers had another dramatic outcome in a homestand marked by emotional highs and lows. Aleksander Barkov scored at 2:26 of overtime to lead the Panthers past the Buffalo Sabres 3-2 Friday night. It was the second loss in as many days for the Sabres, whose 10-...
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November 30, 2018 - 12:45 am
MIAMI (WBEN/AP) — The season is heading in opposite directions for the Miami Dolphins and Buffalo Bills, which has brought them closer together in the AFC East standings. The Bills (4-7) have won two games in a row to stoke enthusiasm about their long-term outlook with rookie quarterback Josh Allen...
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November 30, 2018 - 12:30 am
AMHERST, N.Y. (WBEN/AP) — Tyree Jackson credits his older sister for never allowing the University at Buffalo quarterback to ever get too far ahead of himself. For all the numbers he’s put up in helping the Bulls win a school-record 10 games and reach only their second Mid-American Conference...
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November 29, 2018 - 10:21 pm
TAMPA, Fla. (WBEN/AP) — The Buffalo Sabres came up just short of a history-making run. Cedric Paquette broke a tie with 5:41 left and the Tampa Bay Lightning ended the Sabres' franchise-record-tying winning streak at 10 games with a 5-4 victory Thursday night. "I thought it was great stretch by us...
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UB Bulls Football embark to Detroit for the MAC Championship game against Northern Illinois. November 29, 2018 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
November 29, 2018 - 11:08 am
AMHERST, N.Y. (WBEN) - The University at Buffalo Bulls football team embarked to Detroit on Thursday morning for the MAC championship game at Ford Field against Northern Illinois. "It's exciting for our program as a whole," UB Bulls Football Coach Lance Leipold said. "This definitely is not about...
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