Eric Wood

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May 21, 2019 - 12:14 pm
Orchard Park, N.Y. (WBEN) - The Buffalo Bills will have a different look this season and now they will have a different 'sound' too. The Bills Tuesday announced Eric Wood would join the Bills radio broadcast team as color commentator alongside John Murphy on WGR and the Bills Radio Network. New...
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Tom Puckett
May 31, 2018 - 4:53 pm
ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (WBEN/AP) — Eric Wood can finally announce he's retiring after the Buffalo Bills released the veteran center in a move considered a formality after he was diagnosed with a career-ending neck injury in January. The NFL transactions list on Thursday listed the Bills reaching an...
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Eric Wood prior to his statement (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
January 29, 2018 - 9:00 pm
ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (WBEN) – While Monday’s announcement from Buffalo Bills center Eric Wood was sparse in details, the ultimate takeaway is that Wood will never be able to play another game professionally ever again. Many of his teammates, past and present, were in attendance at yesterday’s...
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January 29, 2018 - 8:30 pm
ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (WBEN/AP-John Wawrow) — Bills center Eric Wood's plans to announce his retirement on Monday were sidetracked due to issues arising over what he is owed over the final two years of his contract, a person with direct knowledge of the situation told The Associated Press. Instead of...
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January 29, 2018 - 2:50 pm
Orchard Park, NY (WBEN) Eric Wood was brief in his statement announcing his end of his playing days Monday. Wood says he had stingers in back to back weeks. "After the season, as part of the exit physical, an MRI revealed a disc dangerously close to my spine," says Wood. "This news floored me as...
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Eric Wood prior to his statement (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
January 29, 2018 - 2:39 pm
ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (WBEN) - Buffalo Bills Center Eric Wood announced on Monday that he is not medically cleared to play professional football anymore. The offensive lineman was told after the season he would be unable to play anymore, though he did say he is still on the active roster. Wood did not...
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(WBEN) - Buffalo Bills Center Eric Wood has confirmed he has suffered a career-ending neck injury. Wood has been with the Bills since being drafted by the team in 2009. The Bills' offensive captain issued a statement: “I was diagnosed with a neck injury as part of my season-ending physical with the...
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January 08, 2018 - 5:52 am
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (WBEN/AP) — Despite exceeding expectations by making the playoffs for the first time in 18 years, the Buffalo Bills lamented missed opportunities in their 10-3 loss to the Jaguars in an AFC wild-card game on Sunday. "I wanted to win this game and get it rolling. I don't care...
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November 17, 2017 - 7:04 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN/AP) — Should Dion Dawkins require inspiration when Buffalo hosts the New England Patriots in a few weeks, the Bills offensive tackle can just look down. On Dawkins’ feet will be a pair of cleats designed by pediatric cancer patients at Buffalo’s John R. Oishei Children’s...
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Oct 29, 2017; Orchard Park, NY, USA; Buffalo Bills head coach Sean McDermott during the first half against the Oakland Raiders at New Era Field.
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Richard Root
October 31, 2017 - 5:59 am
Orchard Park, NY (WBEN) - The Buffalo Bills have swept off the band-wagon and are inviting everyone in Western New York to jump aboard. Is it really Sean McDermott's process making it all happen? Bills Center Eric Wood says it's definitely Coach Sean McDermott's process. "Stick to the process, keep...
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