Text
Facebook TwitterText
| More
Buffalo Sports
Articles
At 2-0 the Bills are talking an awful lot about team balance.  In beating the Miami Dolphins, and more specifically neutralizing Cameron Wake, we're able to get a feel for what that means.  Wake was kept quiet, and Jeremy White shows how the...
The Bills' 2-0 start has our attention, and fans everywhere are asking each other if this is the year the Bills do the unthinkable and make a wild-card game maybe to get run over. COULD THE DROUGHT BE ENDING? Five reasons why yes, five reasons why...
After three games the Sabres are 0-2-1 at the Traverse City Tournament and Chadd Cassidy has seen enough. His team lost to Dallas on Monday 7-3 and in the three losses they’ve been outscored 15-5.   Buffalo was trailing the Stars 4-0 in the second...
If I know Tim Murray even a little bit I think I know he is not at all happy the Sabres have no chance of winning the Traverse City Prospects Tournament. The best they can do is finish third in their four team division.   With that being said, it hasn’t...
What a week it has been.  The sweet relief some thought may never come arrived on Tuesday when it was announced that Terry and Kim Pegula had won the bid to purchase the Bills. Coupled with a surprising week one road win in Chicago, the great news...
On a day when the Bills honored the late Ralph Wilson, the best tribute of all for the only owner the franchise had known, was  a win over the team Wilson loved to see his club beat, the Miami Dolphins.  The victory and a 2-0 start to the 2014 season...
Fueled by an emotional pregame ceremony the Bills offense came out blazing on the first possession, as EJ Manuel hit wideout Sammy Watkins with a beautiful 28 yard hookup on the opening drive. The momentum was thwarted in the red zone though as the Dolphins...
The Sabres had won the first seven games they played in Traverse City, but starting with last year’s final against Detroit, the Sabres have lost three in a row.   Buffalo will not be in the finals on this year’s tournament as it lost in...
After losing their first game to Carolina, the Sabres must pretty much run the table if they wants their second Traverse City Prospects Tournament championship in three years.   Chadd Cassidy knows this and is changing the lineup including...
ESPN cameras and the 8th-ranked team in the country led by a potential Heisman Trophy candidate visited the University at Buffalo Friday night. The result was exactly as the analysts and odds predicted.   UB fell to No. 8 Baylor 63-21...
The game between the UB Bulls and Baylor Bears may have reached its expected conclusion, but tonight at UB Stadium we saw both the chasm that sits between the top teams in college football and mid-majors like UB, but also the continued expansion of the Bulls’...
Considering all the first and second round picks the Sabres threw at Carolina on Friday, it’s rather shocking they lost 6-1 in game one of the Traverse City Prospects tournament.   This is Buffalos third appearance in this tourney and after winning...
Pete Carges @pcarges550 If there were ever a week for you to spend your Saturday watching old Bills highlights, cleaning the garage or taking your wife out to go apple picking, this might be it. With the exception of one ranked SEC matchup, this...
When folks think of the Sabres 2014 second round pick, many think of Brendan Lemieux because he’s the son of former NHL pest Claude Lemieux. It seems like Eric Cornel gets lost.   The 6’2 centerman was drafted 44th overall after having...
By Sal Capaccio Twitter: @SalSports   When the Bills are on offense   Gettin' Edgy With It The first thing that jumped out at me when I watched the Dolphins play the Patriots last week was how often Tom Brady attacked the outside...
The University at Buffalo Bulls (1-1) host No. 8 Baylor Friday in front of a ‘blacked-out’ UB Stadium that will be nationally televised on ESPN. It’s a short week for both teams – Baylor (2-0) is coming off...
The Sabres will report to training camp on September 18th and start skating on the 19th. Here are the sessions open to the public;   Friday, Sept. 19 Session one: 11-11:45 a.m. Session two: 1:15-2 p.m. Session three: 3:30-4:15 p.m.   Saturday,...
The National Hockey League announced a series of rules changes for the 2014-15 season, following approval earlier in the summer by the League's Board of Governors and the National Hockey League Players' Association:   Rule 1.8 – Rink -...
The players were on the field Wednesday for the first time since it was announced that Terry and Kim Pegula were the new owners of the Buffalo Bills.   Many I spoke with really hadn’t paid too much attention to the ownership story as it unfolded,...
The National Football League today announced that K Dan Carpenter has been named AFC Special Teams Player of the Week.   This is Carpenter's first player of the week award as a Buffalo Bill and first since he earned the honor in Week Eight of 2...
By Sal Capaccio Twitter: @SalSports 9/9/14.  What a day.     I’m 41 years old.  All I’ve known my entire adult life is worry over the Bills leaving Western New York.  I'm from here.  I was...
The city is buzzing. People are sharing stories from the old days and practically hugging in the streets. A man who moved to Buffalo from the Dominican Republic called WGR choking back tears talking about raising his daughter to love the Buffalo...
The breakdown of the Bills win in the opener features a young QB making strides forward, a Bears LB victimized time and time again, and a stiff arm that might be even better than the one Fred Jackson used to seal victory.  Jeremy White takes you through...
In 25 years of working in Buffalo/Western New York media, there was never a moment for me like this morning.  For perhaps the last 16 years, going back to the lease negotiations in 1998, we've been wondering what would happen to the Bills when...
Bills fans, you got your wish. Today reports have it that Terry and Kim Pegula -- or should it be Kim and Terry? -- are crossing the T's on a deal to buy the Bills. This means fans can relax about the team skipping town, a story that has trailed and...
The Sabres have announced their roster for the Traverse City Prospects tournament. This year’s number one pick Sam Reinhart highlights the team.   The first game is Friday at 4:00 when the Sabres play Carolina. Buffalo takes on the New York Rangers...
Some of the Bills defensive backs were kidding around on Monday that they should invite Kyle Williams into their meetings. Williams got his first career interception when he backed off into coverage against Jay Cutler. Williams said, “They should! I’ve...
Its only one win but did we ever need that! I don't know about you, but I was feeling pretty beaten down going into work on Sunday for the pre-game show and the season hadn't even begun yet.  With the long pre-season, the mediocre showing...
Well, was that fun or what?  It is so nice to be sitting here with a smile on my face knowing that so many Bills fans far and wide are feeling the same.  Hopefully you were able to keep the demons of blown games past at bay and reasonably enjoy the...
By Sal Capaccio Twitter: @SalSports What would the start of the NFL season be without predictions?  About as boring as it would be without you telling me how crazy I am. Here they are.  Playoff teams, Super Bowl winner, and awards.  But...
The talk all week leading up to the Bulls first road contest of 2014 against Army was the triple-option offense. The defense needed to be physical and disciplined; it needed to be ready for the surprise pass; and it had to be prepared for what...
Pete Carges @pcarges550 Yes I realize it's week one of the NFL season and everybody will be focused on the pros. But if you're going to be vegging out in front of a TV for 10 hours on Sunday, why not make it a clean sweep and check out some Top...
The Bills knew they had to address stopping the run on the off season. With that in mind, they moved Kiko Alonso to the outside and brought in a respected run stopper in Brandon Spikes from New England.   Spikes has looked good in preseason games as...
The Buffalo Bulls are off to their first 1-0 start since 2010 after a 38-28 opening week win against Football Championship Subdivision opponent the Duquesne Dukes last Saturday. Now, as the program seeks its second consecutive winning season since 1983-84,...
By Sal Capaccio Twitter: @SalSports   When the Bills are on offense   Let CJ, Fred, and Bryce Eat   The first thing that jumps out at me when I watch the Bears play defense is the inability of their linebackers to get to the...
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - Jim Kelly's biopsies taken recently have come back "negative" according to former teammate and broadcaster Steve Tasker.  Tasker tweeting out the encouraging news about the Hall of Fame quarterback Thursday afternoon....
Seneca Niagara Casino – “Monday Night Kickback Jackpot” Contest OFFICIAL CONTEST RULES   These contest rules are specific to the above contest conducted by Entercom Buffalo, LLC, d/b/a WGR-AM  (“Station”). Except...
Nothing outwardly gets EJ Manuel down. The second year quarterback did not have a good preseason, but you would never know it by speaking with him. Even after the worst game, he’ll stand at the podium and say it was mostly positive.   Manuel and...
Soon the Bills will have a new owner, and conversation about who should make important football decisions for that new owner will get heavy. If the Bills don't challenge for a playoff spot, Doug Whaley's and Doug Marrone's futures will be big storylines....
The Bills offense was a train wreck throughout preseason, but the defense did a pretty good job. They got hit for a big play or two, but Jim Schwartz seems to have the starters playing at a high level.   Schwartz was behind right away thanks to Kiko...
So what did we learn from game one of the University at Buffalo 2014 footballs season?  I learned a number of things, although the first item I already knew before the game even started. Joe Licata is good.  Despite losing key players like Branden...
Ignore the fact that Saturday’s high temperature at kickoff for the UB Bulls football season opening kickoff will be 88 degrees: It’s college football season. Here are five things to watch Saturday (and beyond, as the Bulls seek...
So what did we learn from the three series that the first team offense played against Detroit, absolutely nothing.   EJ Manuel was no better than he was in any other game and he set up rookie Sammy Watkins to get jacked over the middle and linebacker...
CLICK HERE to see the Labatt WGR Reporter For A Day entry code loations! VISIT ANY OF THOSE LOCATIONS BY 10PM ON OCTOBER 1ST FOR YOUR CHANCE AT THE WGR REPORTER FOR A DAY LABUCKET LIST CONTEST, COURTESY OF LABATT.  VISIT THE DISPLAYS, GET THE...
The NFL is toughening its stance on domestic violence. NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell sent a letter to every NFL owner on Thursday, announcing enhanced discipline under the personal conduct policy Under the new policy, players would be suspended at least...
Pete Carges @pcarges550 Ahh Saturday. The one day of the week that we can kick back,  watch some football, and forget about things like tanking, franchise tagging, and listening to pregame show announcers laugh awkardly for hours on end. ...
Congratulations!  You are being recognized as a Premium Mortgage SuperStar Real Estate Agent!  Someone from the Western New York community nominated you for this honor because you have gone above and beyond the call of duty for your clients. ...
When the Bills took tackle Cyrus Kouandjio in the second round of this year’s draft, many thought the kid would take over for Erik Pears.   The Alabama product has looked so bad in training camp and in the preseason games that if he wasn’t...
The University at Buffalo Bulls open their season Saturday against Duquesne University. Jeff Quinn enters his sixth season as head coach looking to post back-to-back winning seasons at UB for the '83 and '84 years.  At the season's first...
After the Bills got booed off the field Saturday, Marquise Goodwin showed his displeasure. The second year wide receiver tweeted, “Looks like we will have to play against our own "fans" this year. Same ones booing prolly the first in line for...
Doug Marrone has been open about his displeasure with the backup quarterbacks, but what about EJ Manuel?   The Bills second year quarterback has thrown for 461 yards in four preseason games with one touchdown and two interceptions. His completion percentage...
The Bills were booed off the field after the first half trailing Tampa Bay 24-0.   Buffalo took the opening kickoff from their own 20 to midfield where it was third and six. As Scott Chandler made his cut on a hot read, he slipped and EJ Manuel’s...
Sabres fans will get an up close and personal look at Connor McDavid as he’ll play a game here in Buffalo on October 22.   McDavid was in Buffalo last season to see a Sabres game. Now he gets to play here and he said, "Yes, it’s pretty...
The Buffalo Sabres and the Erie Otters announced plans for the Otters to host the Niagara IceDogs in an Ontario Hockey League game at First Niagara Center on Wednesday, Oct. 22, at 7.   “The Sabres organization has made a real commitment to develop...
The Sabres announced that Randy Cunneyworth, Jerry Forton and Kevin Devine have taken on new roles within the organization. Cunneyworth, who worked mainly in player development with the Rochester Americans last season, will serve the organization as a player...
The National Hockey League announced changes to its Draft Lottery on Wednesday, which will be phased in over two years, and it will start this upcoming season. In 2015, the 30th team's chances at 1st pick is reduced from 25 to 20 percent, but the 3...
When Buffalo Bills General Manager Doug Whaley made a bold draft day move to go get Sammy Watkins, many said his decision to give up a first round pick in the 2015 draft was basically doubling down on EJ Manuel.    Perhaps the G-M has essentially...
The Bills were back to work early Wednesday morning with a full practice. Watching the sideline I could see many players attention starting to wonder and defensive backs coach Donnie Henderson had to actually whistle and yell to get two players on the field...
Three games into the pre-season, there's some good news and bad news for the Bills first string offense.  The good news is the offense is moving the ball.  The bad news is the offense isn't moving the ball across the goal line and into the...
The Sabres and the NHL announced on Monday that the NHL Combine will be held in Buffalo for the next two seasons.   Buffalo had been putting together its proposal for two years, but Gary Bettman told Colin Campbell that he must open it up to all the...
Blog
When we last left the Buffalo Bills, head coach Doug Marrone said that the team would test linebacker Keith Rivers early in the week to see just how close he could be to a potential return. So far, so good for the 2-0 Bills, as Rivers returned to practice...
By this time next month, the Buffalo Bills will likely have their new owners in place. In what was the first of two big steps in the post-sale process, Terry and Kim Pegula were unanimously approved by the National Football League's finance committee to...
The Buffalo Bills are fresh off their second straight win to open the 2014 NFL regular season, but they had to accomplish it without starting strongside linebacker Keith Rivers. The veteran Rivers, who injured his groin against Chicago in Week One, could not...
The Buffalo Bills are two games into the season and the start to the year has gone as well as they could have hoped. The Bills are 2-0 and by themselves atop the AFC East after Sunday's win against the Miami Dolphins. Buffalo dominated throughout the...
With the week that the city of Buffalo had, the Bills held up their end of the bargain and kept the non-stop celebration in western New York going with their latest win. The Bills dominated the rival Miami Dolphins from start to finish to cement an early season...
Fueled by an emotional pregame ceremony the Bills offense came out blazing on the first possession, as EJ Manuel hit wideout Sammy Watkins with a beautiful 28 yard hookup on the opening drive. The momentum was thwarted in the red zone though as the Dolphins...
To end the ceremony that remembered the late founder and former Buffalo Bills owner Ralph C. Wilson, Jr., ahead of Sunday’s game, Hall of Fame quarterback Jim Kelly loudly proclaimed a loud message to the crowd: “Now, let’s go squish the...
When the Buffalo Bills take the field on Sunday at Ralph Wilson Stadium, the atmosphere will likely feature one of the most charged up crowds in recent memory. The team’s Hall of Fame quarterback Jim Kelly was said to be cancer free, the Bills will honor...
When the Buffalo Bills and Miami Dolphins take the field, AFC East supremacy will be on the line at Ralph Wilson Stadium on Sunday. OK, perhaps that could be getting a little too ahead of things, but with the New York Jets on the road in Green Bay, and...
Starting linebacker Nigel Bradham will return to the Buffalo Bills starting lineup this week, and it’s just in the nick of time. Keith Rivers missed all three days of the week’s practices, which led the Bills to officially declare the linebacker...
The Buffalo Bills have been without their best blocking tight end for nearly three weeks, but that all changed on Thursday. For the first time since the Buffalo Bills played the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in August, tight end Lee Smith was on the field participating...
The Buffalo Bills were forced to play in their Week One contest without linebacker Nigel Bradham available. There's a chance they'll have to do without another starting linebacker in Week Two, as well. Linebacker Keith Rivers was unable to participate...
The Buffalo Bills announced on Tuesday afternoon that the franchise had been purchased by Buffalo Sabres owners Terry and Kim Pegula. The Pegula family succesfully obtained the franchise as the top bidders, having been chosen over both the Toronto-based group...
It's official. Pending league approval, Buffalo Sabres owners Terry and Kim Pegula will become the next owners of the Buffalo Bills. Moments after the Bills officially announced the sale of the team, the Sabres issued a statement on behalf of Pegula...
The Buffalo Bills are on the verge of being sold to Buffalo Sabres owners Terry and Kim Pegula, and only need approval from the National Football League to take full control of the franchise. As the news has been piling in, so have the opinions of some heavy-hitting...
The news Buffalo Bills fans have been waiting for may finally be here. As the sale of the franchise entered its final stage on Monday, a clear frontrunner has been established and it now appears the Bills may have narrowed their choice down to one. According...
The Buffalo Bills flew back home on Sunday with a victory in tow, but also came back with a pair of injured defensive starters as well. During their 23-20 overtime win over the Chicago Bears, both safety Aaron Williams and linebacker Keith Rivers had to leave...
Due to the one-week suspension of linebacker Nigel Bradham, the Buffalo Bills were able to keep one extra player when the initial 53-man rosters were due on August 30. Bradham didn’t count towards the active roster during his week off, but with his impending...
For only the second time since the 2001 season, there is a new punter in town. Following a poor preseason for longtime punter Brian Moorman, the Bills made the decision to move on from him and put those duties in the hands and foot of a 23-year old. On...
The Buffalo Bills marched into Soldier Field and shocked the hometown Chicago Bears on Sunday and simultaneously made a statement to the rest of the league. The Bills needed overtime, but they were finally able to put the game away and start their season with...
Raise your hand if you were expecting that. The Buffalo Bills left the crowd at Soldier Field stunned as they defeated the hometown Chicago Bears 23-20 in overtime. The Bills had a great deal of success in the first half which set the stage for their eventual...
Chicago struck early, capping off a 66-yard drive with a Martellus Bennett touchdown. Jay Cutler found his tight end in the end zone to put the Bears up 7-0. The Bills answered immediately with a lengthy march of their own, resulting in an EJ Manuel 2-yard...
The Buffalo Bills finally showed that their offense could put up points in the first half. It took them a while to resume their efforts in the second half and even into overtime, but eventually, the Bills found a way to pull out a victory on the road....
It's merely the first week of the season, but the Buffalo Bills will have to overcome some adversity against the Chicago Bears. Despite being a full participant in the final two days of practice, cornerback Stephon Gilmore was declared inactive against...
When the clock strikes 1 pm on Sunday, September 7, the Buffalo Bills can finally put the summer and preseason to rest. All the anxiety, the concern and the budding pessimism from parts of the fan base will subside and the team can start fresh in games that...
The Buffalo Bills open up their regular season on Sunday in Chicago against one of the best wide receiver tandems in the National Football League. And, according to the definitions of designations that teams give to injured players, their top cornerback has...
So much for an average Friday afternoon at One Bills Drive. The Buffalo Bills took the field for their final day of practice for the week, but the underlying story of the day had nothing to do with what happened between the lines. Shortly before practice...
In the 2014 offseason it was quite evident that the Buffalo Bills were not happy with the state of their linebackers. Even with both Kiko Alonso and Nigel Bradham on the roster, the team signed two free agents with the mentality to start both of them. The...
The news that every person wanted to read, both in Buffalo and around the world, came true on Thursday afternoon. Former Buffalo Bills quarterback and Hall of Fame inductee Jim Kelly is free of cancer. Kelly traveled to New York City and underwent several...
To begin the week of practice, it looked to be smooth sailing for the Buffalo Bills. The team only had one player that could not participate, while the rest looked healthy and ready enough to play on Sunday. That was the case, until Thursday came around....
At long last the Buffalo Bills will get their regular season started this coming weekend and finally put to rest the extended preseason that 2014 provided. Step one in that process was going through their first Wednesday of the regular season, which serves...
Just moments before the initial 53-man roster was due into the National Football League offices, the Buffalo Bills announced the signing of quarterback Kyle Orton. The move paved the way for the Bills to release second-year quarterback Jeff Tuel and to entrust...
The Buffalo Bills viewed quite a welcomed sight on the practice field Monday. Rookie wide receiver Sammy Watkins was back on the practice field just five days removed from re-injuring his ribs in the team's preseason finale. The Bills gave no indication...
The Buffalo Bills are taking advantage of the new practice squad allotment rules in the National Football League. The league announced this summer that each team will be allowed to have 10 practice squad players on their roster at any given time, up from...
The Buffalo Bills had high hopes for tight end Tony Moeaki if he could stay healthy. As they, like teams before them found out, Moeaki just could not keep himself on the field. The Bills relinquished Moeaki from their official roster on Monday with the...
At the start of the regular season, teams around the National Football League will vote players in the locker room to serve as their captains for the year. When put up for a team vote the Buffalo Bills selected six players to be their captains, and quarterback...
At 4 pm on Saturday, August 30, the deadline for teams in the National Football League to pare their rosters down to 53 players had passed. The Buffalo Bills got all of their moves in just under the wire, releasing 20 players and placing three others on Injured...
The Buffalo Bills have found themselves a new backup quarterback, and this one is likely going to stick. The Bills have officially signed former Chicago, Denver, Kansas City and Dallas quarterback Kyle Orton to serve as the backup to starter EJ Manuel....
The Buffalo Bills can breathe a sigh of relief... again. Their budding rookie wide receiver Sammy Watkins suffered his second rib injury of the preseason, and had to leave the game prematurely yet again. The Bills survived a scare once more with the fourth...
While one long-tenured member of the Buffalo Bills' special teams unit was waived on Friday, the team extended another one's stay. The Bills announced that they have signed long snapper Garrison Sanborn to a contract extension. According to a league...
For 12 of the past 13 years, whenever the Buffalo Bills failed to convert on a third down and needed to flip the field on the opposition, the man they turned to was punter Brian Moorman. Following a brief second stint with the team, Moorman was released by...
The Buffalo Bills, like all other teams around the National Football League, have to get their active rosters down to just 53 players by 4 pm on Saturday, August 30. As the reports of releases come through, we'll compile them all right here and give instant...
The preseason has been completed, and the only thing separating the NFL from the start of the regular season is to make final decisions on their 53-man rosters. In Buffalo, there are some tough decisions to be made specifically on the offensive side of the...
At long last, the marathon summer that was Buffalo Bills training camp and the preseason has mercifully met its demise. A third straight exhibition contest that yielded frustrating results for the first-team offense was seen by all in Ralph Wilson Stadium,...
The Buffalo Bills entered their final preseason game with the idea of playing their starters against the Detroit Lions. In only their second offensive possession of the game, the Bills once again saw their prized possession of the offseason have to leave the...
The Buffalo Bills waited only one game before getting their first-round pick back on the field. After he suffered a rib injury against the Pittsburgh Steelers a little under two weeks ago, Bills wide receiver Sammy Watkins was declared active and will play...
It’s the tradition unlike any other. Well, that’s not totally true. But, the Buffalo Bills and Detroit Lions once again have a date in the preseason, and just like last year, it will serve as an audition for a newly acquired member of the franchise....
The Buffalo Bills released the challenger to incumbent punter Brian Moorman in their first round of cuts on Monday, but that doesn't mean the veteran has sewn up the job just yet. The Bills announced on Tuesday evening that they were awarded punter Jordan...
Kiko Alonso is lost for the season, but that doesn't mean the Buffalo Bills aren't keeping their options open with the young linebacker. Upon suffering a torn ACL during the nearly month-long break between mandatory minicamp and the start of training...
The main backup to quarterback EJ Manuel in 2013 is now out of a job. Just two days before the team's preseason finale, the Buffalo Bills have released quarterback Thad Lewis from the roster on Tuesday. Lewis had been in a battle with second-year quarterback...
Buffalo Bills head coach Doug Marrone has made it abundantly clear over the past two weeks that he has not been happy with the play of his backup quarterbacks. The Bills have done something about their dissatisfaction. The franchise announced the signing...
Following a brief scare nine days ago in Pittsburgh, the Buffalo Bills have gotten their prized possession from this offseason back in working order. Bills wide receiver, rookie and fourth-overall selection Sammy Watkins was back on the practice field outside...
Two days ago Alan Branch was arrested. One day ago, he was released from the roster. On Monday, Buffalo Bills head coach Doug Marrone explained that the defensive tackle's release had a much thicker layer to it than just Branch's off-the-field transgression....
The Buffalo Bills and the rest of the National Football League had until Tuesday to pare their roster to 75 players. Like many other teams, the Bills elected to make those cuts a day or two earlier than they were required. The team announced that kicker...
Going into the final week of the preseason, defensive tackle Alan Branch had close to zero room for error in order to make the final roster of the Buffalo Bills. Branch blew right through all his warnings and following his arrest on the weekend, and now the...
It took three-and-a-half preseason games and 19 possessions, but the first-team offense of the Buffalo Bills finally got the hefty piano off of their backs. At long last, they marched into the end zone for six points. Outside of those two drives to open...
Buffalo Bills defensive tackle Alan Branch has been on thin ice in the battle for the 53-man roster. After his latest misstep, it could be the final crack that makes him plunge into the icy water infested with unemployment. Head coach Doug Marrone announced...
Quarterback EJ Manuel and the first-team offense said they felt confident that a touchdown would finally come their way. They just didn’t expect it to come as late into the game as it did. The Buffalo Bills struggled their way through the first two...
Fans of the Buffalo Bills will have to wait a bit longer for the home debut of rookie wide receiver Sammy Watkins. Watkins, among seven of his teammates, have been declared inactive for the team's preseason game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. The...
Home at last, home at last. On Saturday night, it will have been 36 days since the Buffalo Bills checked into training camp on the campus at St. John Fisher College, and they will only be playing in their first preseason home game of the summer. As they...
In 2014, the Buffalo Bills went through their longest training camp at St. John Fisher College in recent memory. The players checked in on July 18 and they won’t leave until August 23. Trips to Canton, Charlotte, Latrobe and Pittsburgh were mixed...
With the sun beating down on the field inside Growney Stadium at St. John Fisher College, the edgy Buffalo Bills went through their final training camp practice of 2014. And with the way the last week has gone, it was fitting that it ended with a few fireworks....
Over the past two years, Buffalo Bills head coach Doug Marrone has been consistent with his views on fighting in practice. He hates it. He thinks there’s no place for it. He even said on Wednesday that it damages the integrity of football. Despite...
The Buffalo Bills got through their second straight day of work on Tuesday and took another step in their preparation for the upcoming regular season. Practice had a bit of a different feel to it than what the Bills had been doing throughout the rest of their...
The last time Buffalo Bills defensive tackle Marcell Dareus addressed the media was on May 28, which followed his felony charges in the state of Alabama for possession of a controlled substance and drug paraphernalia. Dareus, at the time, said the whole...
The Buffalo Bills have been at it longer than most NFL teams, but Monday marked the start to the final week of training camp for them at St. John Fisher College in 2014. The team ran on to the field for their final night practice in front of the fans at Growney...
After their extended stay in the state of Pennsylvania, the Buffalo Bills took back to the field at St. John Fisher College on Monday night for the start of their final week of training camp. It was a bittersweet day for the Bills, too. While they got one...
It’s that time of year. The Buffalo Bills have been in training camp long enough to the point in which that impressions have been made on both the coaching staff and front office. The team has played three of their five preseason games, and with only...
Image Gallery
The Buffalo Bills are getting closer to the unveiling of the newly renovated Ralph Wilson Stadium to the general public. The team allowed WGR Sports Radio 550 have a sneak peak to see just how far along they are with a little under three weeks to go before...
WGR's Howard Simon was in Canton on Saturday to watch as Bills reciever Andre Reed was inducted in to the 2014 class of the Pro Football Hall of Fame, and he took a few pictures to commemorate the event.  Check them out! 
Buffalo, N.Y. (wgr550.com) - Buffalo Sabres first round draft pick Sam Reinhart was in studio with Howard Simon and Jeremy White.  Here are some photos we snapped in the studio.
The Buffalo Bills honor their founder and owner, Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. by opening up their Fieldhouse in Orchard Park to fans. All pictures by Joe Buscaglia
The WGR team was at the Gallagher Center Friday night for the Purple Eagles' double header.
WGR Sports Radio 550 at NOCO Express French and Borden with Sal
Amherst, N.Y. (WGR 550) -- The Buffalo Bills first round draft pick had little sleep and arrived in Buffalo early today.  Quarterback E.J. Manuel stopped in to visit with Howard SImon and Jeremy White in our WGR studios.  Here are some photos snapped...
Check out the pictures from the Transitowne event with Howard and the WGR Promo Team on March 16th!
Pictures from Sal Capaccio broadcasting live from the Labatt Pond Hockey Tournament
Sunoco sampling at the Bills tailgate at the last home game of the season on 12-30-12!
WGR's Pat Malacaro is in Ottawa for the 2012 NHL All-Star Weekend.  Head inside for his photos from Media Day and the Skills Competition.
WGR Ball Girls at Westwood Country Club in Amherst for the 5th Annual Celebrity Golf Tournament.
It's the start of a brand new era for the Buffalo Bills. With brand new helmets and uniforms for the franchise, the next new thing to be installed is the brand new A-Turf that will make up the field at Ralph Wilson Stadium. Some major changes to the field...
The Buffalo Bills unveiled their new uniforms Friday night at Ralph Wilson Stadium.  Click to view the pictures!
Darth Vader was in the neighborhood, so he stopped by our studios to give Bulldog a Star Wars Bisons Jersey and to play some match game.
ADVERTISEMENT
Powered By InterTech Media, LLC™