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The Sabres opened the first period missing some great chances, but outshooting the Avalanche 7-3. Despite the gap, Buffalo also gave up some good opportunities thanks to some dandy giveaways. Things really started tilting Colorado’s way and they took...
When Andre Benoit showed up to play last year in Colorado, it was pretty much his first full NHL season.   Benoit was 30, but had only played 41 NHL games with Ottawa. In 79 games with the Avalanche he had seven goals and 21 assists for 28 points....
With Tyler Ennis missing tonight’s game with a shoulder or neck problem, Brian Gionta will move to his wing with Johan Larsson and Matt Moulson.   In his last two games he has three goals and four points. Gionta has seven points in six games....
The Sabres got a little good news on Friday. Ted Nolan said Tyler Ennis is going to the trip out west and could play Monday in Arizona.   Friday’s practice was optional and Matt Hackett did not participate. Nolan said Hackett is sore, but said...
  The Buffalo Bills announced Friday the team will begin their voluntary offseason conditioning program on the morning of Monday, April 6th.  It will also be the first time most Bills players will meet new Head Coach Rex Ryan and his staff....
It took me a few minutes of hard blinking to get my sight back. The red flash took me by surprise. Inside 716 Food and Sport, it was hard to hear friends standing feet away – and if you wanted a table, the earliest reservation was for nine o’clock....
I’m not going to lie, I didn’t think there would be that much cheering when Arizona scored, but when Jordan Szwarz wired his first of the season over Matt Hackett’s glove some of the fans in the building did cheer. It was loud enough to notice....
Not much action early as one would expect when the two worst teams in the NHL matched up tonight at the First Niagara Center. It would be the Coyotes who struck first as Jordan Szwarz netted his first goal of the season a little less than eight minutes...
Welcome once again inside of the Ted Darling Memorial Press Box, high atop ice level at First Niagara Center for the highly anticpiated meeting between the Sabres and Arizona Coyotes.  This game has been circled on many people's calendars since...
A Thursday night hockey game between the Sabres and Coyotes feels like a game that could change the fate of a franchise.  It could be more than that though.  Could the next four games  swing the fates of these two teams, and the NHL itself?...
Pat Kaleta will be back in the lineup tonight after missing 18 games getting a bone chip removed from his knee. Kaleta was coming back from a serious knee injury last season and he says it feels better, “We knew something was going on there and we were...
Befitting teams that are 29th and 30th in the NHL standings, the Arizona Coyotes and Buffalo Sabres have put up some horrible numbers this season. Here are just some: * Both teams have lots of trouble scoring. The players currently on Arizona's roster(not...
  As the NHL season winds down and the Buffalo Sabres are trending toward finishing in 30th place, there has been a ground swell of conversation about the future of the head coaching position in Buffalo. Hockey Central analyst and former NHL...
Some of the fans want the Sabres to lose games, but for anybody to think that players or coaches would be any part of losing on purpose, just shows the ignorance of some people. Everybody knows what the prize is for finishing 30th, but Brian Gionta said, “We’re...
The Sabres have three players questionable for Thursday’s game.   Ted Nolan would like Matt Hackett to start in goal, but he’s has soreness and swelling in his surgically repaired knee since making over 40 saves Saturday in Nashville.  ...
Updating an earlier report we brought you that UB men's basketball coach Bobby Hurley was being targeted for the head job at DePaul, Wednesday it was reported by Mark Gaughan of The Buffalo News that Hurley and UB have reached an agreement to renegotiate...
The Buffalo Bills have arguably made the most changes to their offense of any team in the NFL. With the additions of Shady McCoy, Charles Clay, Percy Harvin and Matt Cassel, the expectations on the offensive side will be higher, but how will it look? How...
My approach to advertising can be summed up in one word: results. As your Account Executive, I will be relentlessly dedicated to ensuring that your investment in me and my company delivers a strong return.   About Me:   Dan Giacomini is a Marketing...
The Sabres were skating well and taking it to the Stars in the first period until they ran into penalty problems.   Cody Hodgson got a mysterious tripping penalty at 14:53 and two seconds after he came out, Mike Weber got an earned tripping call.  ...
Things have not gone well for Jhonas Enroth since arriving in Dallas. Lindy Ruff knows Enroth very well and he knew what he was getting, but the former Sabre is 1-5-0 with a 3.35 goals against and .873 save percentage.   Enroth was traded a few weeks...
Former Sabres coach Lindy Ruff could see the potential in Tyler Ennis when he coached him. Ennis, who showed up to the arena this morning with the flu and is hopeful he can play, really has turned into a very good player since Ted Nolan arrived.   Ruff...
For the University at Buffalo, hopes are high that the 2014-15 basketball season will be looked back upon as a turning of the tide. Both the Men's and Women's programs took strides never seen at UB, including the Men's team appearing in...
After leading the UB Men's Basketball program to its first NCAA Tournament appearance, head coach Bobby Hurley has been tabbed as a finalist for Mid-Major Coach of the Year. The Bulls' second-year coach is one of 16 finalists. Hurley's...
For years the offense has been the bane of the Buffalo Bills existence.  They still haven't solved the biggest problem, the lack of an elite quarterback, but the Bills are doing everything in their power to minimize that issue by making other parts...
10 games. That's whast is left in the Sabres season. The race for 30th and a guarantee of getting Connor McDavid or Jack Eichel is down to 10 games and might be decided by two critical head to head matchups between the Sabres and Arizona Coyotes four...
By Sal Capaccio A report from Gerry Dulac of the Pittsburgh-Post Gazette states the Steelers and Bills will not hold joint practices or a scrimmage in 2015, as had been previously scheduled.  Multiple sources have indicated the Bills have held discussions...
Mikhail Grigorenko was just muddling through the game in Nashville like he normally does when in the second period he got lose through the right faceoff circle, he took a dangerous shot and then went behind the net to win a battle. The Russian found a wide...
The Buffalo Bandits defeated the Minnesota Swarm 12-8 on Saturday night at the First Niagara Center in front of a crowd of 14,601. The Bandits scored early and often as they ran out to a 5-0 lead and never looked back. Buffalo's offense got to work...
Things were pretty even for the first five to seven minutes of the first period, but then Nashville, which has been off for three days, put it into high gear. Mike Santorelli was all over Buffalo early and could have had four goals himself. Santorelli's...
The Sabres are facing a team that has gone from being on top of the NHL to almost falling to third place in the Central Division.   Nashville is two points behind first place St. Louis and two points ahead of third place Chicago.   The Preds...
The Devils always seem to bring a defensive style to their games and Friday's 3-1 win in Buffalo was no exception. New Jersey pounced on Sabres mistakes and held Buffalo off the rest of the way for their third straight victory. The Sabres had the better...
Any time I talk Big 4 Basketball either on the radio or in casual conversation I like to say how we are in the midst of a Golden Age of local college basketball. Until a few weeks ago the University of Buffalo Bulls had yet to stamp their mark on this era...
The Sabres have recalled forward Mikhail Grigorenko from Rochester. The team has also assigned forward Tim Schaller and defenseman Chad Ruhwedel to the Amerks.   Grigorenko joins the Sabres for the sixth time this season, having recorded a...
Brian Gionta spent eight seasons in the New Jersey Devils organization before getting five in Montreal.   Gionta was a third round pick of the Devils back in 1998 after a four year career at Boston College.   His last game with the Devils was...
It’s looking good that we’ll see three-on-three overtime in the NHL next season. There are still some approvals that have to be made, but it should happen.   One of the players that will help his numbers is Tyler Ennis. Three-on-three is...
  Mayor Byron Brown was in attendance Wednesday to help send off the UB Bulls. The Men’s Basketball team held a ceremony as they got on a bus headed for Columbus, Ohio, where they will play in the second round of the NCAA tournament...
Chris Parker Twitter: @BulldogWGR They don't exactly make movies about stuff like this. Here's my interpretation of why, probably. Somewhere in Hollywood maybe, or more likely, Van Nuys, a meeting between a screen writer and a producer takes...
If you've listened to WGR recently, you have probably heard hosts talk about the NHL Lottery Simulator. It's a website designed to allow hockey fans to simulate the NHL lottery process. It randomly selects the team that will pick Connor McDavid...
Tonight's game in Boston started off like so many previous for the Sabres, the Bruins continuously pressuring in the Sabres zone and Buffalo on their heels and killing penalties. The Bruins finally got on the board about halfway through the first period,...
Pete Carges @pcarges550 To steal a quote from former Carolina Panthers play by play man Bill Rosinski, "Yes Buffalo, there IS an NCAA Tournament for basketball, and WE'RE in it". Buffalo is a basketball city. Yes, hockey...
The Sabres did not hold a morning skate due to getting in late last night, but Ted Nolan indicated Monday that Matt Hackett would get the start in goal. When Nolan was asked if he was thinking about Hackett for this game he said, “Yes.” He then...
Monday night in sports the Edmonton Oilers poured in four goals in the time it took me to drive from downtown Buffalo to Grand Island and, by winning their game, moved five points ahead of the Sabres at the very bottom of the NHL standings. A chance to...
The Caps played Sunday night while the Sabres had the day off and at least in the first period, you could tell.   Mike Weber clobbered Nicklas Backstrom into the back wall and Alex Ovechkin came to his aid. Weber dropped the gloves, but Ovechkin got...
Welcome once again inside of the Ted Darling Memorial Press Box, high atop ice level at First Niagara Center. The Sabres once again take on the Washington Capitals, a team that handed Buffalo a 6-1 loss a little more than a week ago. The blue and gold are...
When the Sabres played in Washington on March 7th they had played in Ottawa the night before while the Caps were coming off a day off. This time it’s Buffalo with the day off and Washington coming off a home game last night against Boston.   Washington...
And down the stretch they come!!! The Buffalo Sabres, Edmonton Oilers and Arizona Coyotes are doing some serious losing as they fight tooth and nail for the 30th place finish and guaranteed top two pick in the 2015 draft. Here's a look at the ugly details...
For the first time in school history the University at Buffalo Bulls men’s basketball team is going to the Big Dance.   The 12th seeded UB Bulls will take on No. 5 West Virginia in Columbus, Ohio, Friday in the first round of the NCAA tournament....
The Buffalo Bandits came up one goal short in their attempt to pull off a weekend home-and-home series sweep of the first place Toronto Rock on Saturday night at the Air Canada Centre. The Bandits lost in overtime 11-10 after battling back from an 8-5 halftime...
This is what University at Buffalo Athletics Director Danny White had in mind when he hired Bobby Hurley to coach the mens basketball team.  In just his second year on the job, the former Duke University great has made history at UB, leading the Bulls...
The Sabres starting giving up chances as the game rolled on, but the Rangers hit posts and shot wide before finally breaking through in the third. Marty St. Louis came storming in from the left circle and deked to the backhand. Anders Lindback used his...
Welcome once again inside of the Ted Darling Memorial Press Box, high atop ice level at First Niagara Center. The Sabres have not been home for two weeks, but tonight welcome the New York Rangers to town. Once again Mackenzie Skapski gets the nod in goal...
    The locker room at First Niagara Center was mostly empty, save for five or six reporters and Mikhail Grigorenko, who was wearing a band leader hat and big smile. Everyone else had changed out of their gear already. They assumed the...
Anders Lindback will play in his fifth straight game as the Sabres host the Rangers. Since coming to Buffalo Lindback is 0-2-1 with a 3.16 goals against and .914 save percentage. The Swedish goaltender has only played 14 NHL games this year and he likes how...
After the MAC Player of the Year Justin Moss violently hit the floor during practice earlier this week, coaches, players and fans alike were all able to take a collective sigh of relief seeing Moss dressed and starting last night against Akron. Even with Moss...
The Buffalo Bandits rallied from an 11-8 fourth quarter deficit to beat the first place Toronto Rock 15-12 Friday night at the First Niagara Center. The loss snapped a six-game winning streak for Toronto. The game was the first half of a weekend home-and-home...
After coming in for a free agent visit earlier in the week, ESPN's Adam Schefter is reporting the Bills have signed wide receiver Percy Harvin. The details of the deal are not known yet but it is reportedly a one year deal. Harvin was drafted...
  2015 NFL DRAFT GETAWAY TO CHICAGO Chi-town is Draft Town. CLICK HERE for more information on the 2015 NFL Draft in Chicago! Listen weekdays starting March 30th through April 10th for your chance at the NFL DRAFT GETAWAY CONTEST! When...
In three full seasons with the Islanders, Matt Moulson scored 30, 31 and 36 goals. In the lockout season he was on a 26 goal pace.   His numbers over his career give him 27 goals per season, but this season he’s hit a snag. The goal he scored...
2015 March Bracket Challenge Contest Rules WGR550-AM   These contest rules are specific to the above contest conducted by Entercom Buffalo, LLC, d/b/a WGR550-AM (“Station”).  Except to the extent specifically set forth below with respect...
The Sabres had an optional practice on Thursday with many players deciding not to skate.   Zach Bogosian has been thrown right into the fire since being acquired from the Winnipeg Jets. With Tyler Myers gone and Josh Gorges out for the season, Bogosian...
The Buffalo Bills have made the decision to part ways with veteran tight end Scott Chandler on Wednesday. Chandler was in the last year of his contract with the Bills. Buffalo will save $2.25 Million against their cap by releasing Chandler, and avoid...
Ted Nolan revealed who is goaltender is going to be, but wouldn’t say which defenseman would sit.   Nolan was asked why Lindback will be in goal and he said, “Why not, I thought last game he played a little bit better so he deserves it....
Ted Nolan was not happy with Mikhail Grigorenko’s play in Ottawa, but another one of his young players may finally be taking advantage of his chance.   Johan Larsson had shown very little in his times up with the Sabres. Last season the 22 year...
Buffalo Bills fans love Fred Jackson. They love his effort, toughness, drive and ability to overcome odds. They love that he went to Coe College. They love that Marv Levy found him. They love that he loves Buffalo. They love his family. They love that they...
For the few days before Mikhail Grigorenko played in Ottawa he was so excited about the opportunity to center Marcus Foligno and Brian Gionta.   It took two shifts for the soon to be 21 year old to make Nolan so angry, he put him on the fourth line...
The San Francisco 49ers may be parting ways with the quarterback that took them to the Super Bowl just two years ago. Jayson Braddock of KBME SportsTalk 790 in Houston is reporting that the 49ers have "put Kaepernick on the trade block."...
The NFL free agency period doesn't open up until 4:00 PM on Tuesday afternoon, but that's not stopping reporters and agents from reporting deals for the players set to hit the open market.  Here's a list of all team re-signings and the deals...
The Bills have satisfied any worry LeSean McCoy may have had about coming to Buffalo by signing him to a lucrative extension this afternoon. McCoy's agent Drew Rosenhaus confirmed a report from ESPN's Adam Schefter that the former Eagle running...
To keep it close the Sabres had to go with the boring style and they left after 20 minutes tied at one.   The two goals came quickly. First, Marcus Foligno battled behind the net and found a wide open Johan Larsson in front. The Caps totally forgot...
The fireworks started early in the nation's capital as the Sabres scored the first goal of the game less than three minutes in. Johann Larsson took a pass from Marcus Foligno and beat Braden Holtby. That was equaled three minutes later as Curtis...
The #5 seed Canisius Golden Griffins final comeback fell short in their MAAC Quarterfinals to the #4 seed Monmouth Hawks 60-54 on Saturday afternoon at the Times Union Center in Albany, NY.   Jeremiah Williams led the Griffs in scoring in the first...
The Sabres have recalled goaltender Matt Hackett from Rochester. The team also announced forward Mikhail Grigorenko and goaltender Andrey Makarov have been assigned to the Americans.   Hackett last played for the Sabres when he was with the team...
Prospect defenseman Jake McCabe and Mark Pysyk have spent almost the entire season in Rochester this year. While they are in slightly different situations - McCabe being a rookie and Pysyk a third-year pro - both have grown in the AHL over the past...
The Sabres have recalled goaltender Andrey Makarov from the Rochester Americans. I saw both goaltenders after the morning skate and I didn’t see anything wrong with either, but Chad Johnson suffered a lower body injury and is out....
The Sabres have a tough task in Ottawa tonight as the Sens have won six of seven games and have gotten points in all of them.   Since Dave Cameron took over on December 8, the Sens are 17-12-6, but things didn’t kick in until recently when Ottawa...
Mikhail Grigorenko went to Tampa, didn’t play, rejoined the Amerks and scored a goal and then was back in Buffalo on Thursday practicing with the Sabres.   Grigorenko centered Marcus Foligno and Brian Gionta and most likely will play Friday in...
The Sabres have recalled forward Mikhail Grigorenko from the Rochester Americans.   Grigorenko joins the Sabres for the fifth time this season, having recorded a goal and an assist in 12 NHL games so far this season. In Rochester, Grigorenko...
The new look Buffalo Sabres are on the ice and scoreless in the first period against the Tampa Bay Lightning. Out of the picture are Chris Stewart, Torrey Mitchell, Brian Flynn, and Michal Neuvirth, and in are Tim Schaller, Jerry D'Amigo, Mikhail Grigorenko,...
Buffalo Sabres head coach Ted Nolan had to juggle his lines ahead of Tuesday night’s game against the Tampa Bay Lightning thanks to yesterday’s NHL trade deadline. With three forwards traded, the team recalled a pair of familiar names, along with...
Buffalo Sabres head coach Ted Nolan had to juggle his lines ahead of Tuesday night’s game against the Tampa Bay Lightning thanks to yesterday’s NHL trade deadline. With three forwards traded, the team recalled a pair of familiar names, along with...
The Sabres recalled forwards Mikhail Grigorenko, Tim Schaller and Jerry D’Amigo from Rochester.    Grigorenko joins the Sabres for the fourth time this season, having recorded a goal and an assist in 12 NHL games. In Rochester, Grigorenko...
Here we go! The trade deadline has passed and the rosters are set for the home stretch in the race for 30th. So how do the Buffalo Sabres, Arizona Coyotes and Edmonton Oilers stack up in terms of the roster and their remaining schedule?   When...
The Buffalo Sabres made four trades ahead of Monday’s three o’clock NHL trade deadline. For the players traded, the day brought a sense of excitement along with the relief that they day has come and gone, and they are on their way to a playoff...
Tim Murray accomplished what he set out to do with the 2015 trading deadline.   First he traded Tyler Myers and Drew Stafford getting Evander Kane and Zach Bogosian in return.   He then let Jhonas Enroth go for a third round pick and...
With the deals coming in by the minute, here's what's happened so far on Monday leading up to the 3:00 PM NHL Trade Deadline: To Boston: Maxim Talbot To Colorado: Jordan Caron To Columbus: Rene Bourque, William Karlsson, 2nd round...
The Buffalo Sabres have traded Goaltender Michal Neuvirth to the New York Islanders for Goaltender Chad Johnson and a 2016 third-round pick. Neuvirth is slated to hit unrestricted free agency this summer. He posted a .918 save percentage in 27 games this...
To use a NASCAR analogy, the Buffalo Sabres, Arizona Coyotes and Edmonton Oilers are racing three wide going into the final laps in the race for 30th. The Sabres are still holding down the cherished spot in the standings but the race has tightened considerably....
I want you to mark down March 26th and March 30th on your calendar.  It looks like they'll be two of the biggest days in Buffalo sports history.  They are the dates for a pair of matchups between the Buffalo Sabres and Arizona Coyotes and...
The NHL trade deadline is less than a day away, and the Buffalo Sabres have the day off in Tampa. For a few players, Saturday was the last time that they will have played for the blue and gold, while others will be getting ready for the Lightning on Tuesday...
It’s getting down to it as all trades in the NHL must be made by 3:00 Monday. Many trades have gone down in the NHL including the one the Sabres made that brought Evander Kane and Zach Bogosian to Buffalo, but there's so much more to go.  ...
The Buffalo Bandits ended a two-game losing streak with a 14-11 win over the Colorado Mammoth on Saturday night at the First Niagara Center.  The Bandits played their best fourth quarter of the season as they shutout Colorado 3-0 in the final 15 minutes....
For the third straight game, the Sabres got on the board first, as Cody Hogdson tallied his fourth goal of the season. This one coming on a rifled shot following a Bogosian rip that was blocked. The score coming less than three minutes into the game, as Buffalo...
Sabres prospect Mark Pysyk suffered a health scare on Saturday morning when he collapsed at Blue Cross Arena while playing a pick-up baseketball game. He was released from the hospital and is "doing well," according to the Rochester Americans. ...
Mark Pysyk has to be getting tired of being asked the same question. On Friday night, after a 4-3 loss to the Toronto Marlies at Blue Cross Arena, the former first round pick was polite and diplomatic, as he has been every time during the past two...
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So much has happened over the course of one year for the Buffalo Bills franchise, but none of it could have happened without team founder and owner Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. having brought the franchise to the area as part of the American Football League. At the...
The Buffalo Bills successfully acquired the apple of their free agent eye and officially have tight end Charles Clay as a member of the roster. It's the first time the Bills addressed the position in a significant manner in quite some time, and now the...
For the first time in franchise history, the Buffalo Bills will be playing a game in Europe. That won't be the only 'first,' for the National Football League, either. The NFL announced on Monday that the October 25 matchup between the Bills...
The National Football League blackout policy for local television has been on that has met much criticism for quite some time. If a team did not sell out a home game by a certain point of the week, the game would not be eligible to be televised locally. ...
The Buffalo Bills made it a top priority to invest in -- and potentially fix -- an offense that left far too many yards and point on the field in 2014. They've made another move in that direction on Wednesday. The Bills announced that unrestricted free...
A week after the free agency period opened in the National Football League, fans of the Buffalo Bills finally have gotten some resolution in regards to tight end Charles Clay. Well, at least for the time being. The Bills and Clay have agreed to an offer...
Even though the free agency period is a little under a week old, to many it has felt as though the Charles Clay negotiations have dragged on for a month. Clay, the transition-tagged tight end of the Miami Dolphins, is the apple of the Buffalo Bills' free...
Word caught on that the Buffalo Bills had re-signed a pair of their own early in the week, and the team made the signing of the second of those players official on Saturday morning. The Bills officially announced that they had signed reserve defensive end...
The way the Buffalo Bills talked publicly after head coach Rex Ryan was hired, and with the first few moves of the offseason, one would have been led to beleive that they would run the ball 80-percent of the time. The most recent, high profile signing by the...
Former Buffalo Bills tight end Scott Chandler won't be playing in the same city in 2015, but he'll certainly be playing in the same division. According to multiple reports, the recently released Bills tight end signed a contract with the New England...
The wait for C.J. Spiller is over. The former Buffalo Bills first-round pick finally found a team and is off the free agent market. According to ESPN's Adam Schefter, Spiller has signed as an unrestricted free agent with the New Orleans Saints on Friday...
As soon as he was released by the New York Jets, the Buffalo Bills were hot on the trail of free agent wide receiver Percy Harvin. The Bills made sure that they were the first team to host Harvin for an official visit, and that exact scenario played out earlier...
Kyle Williams has spent the past nine years of life as a member of the Buffalo Bills. He liked it so much, that he's decided to extend his stay even longer. The Bills officially announced on Friday morning that the team and Williams had agreed to a...
It appears that Matt Cassel and EJ Manuel will have a third player that factors into the quarterback discussion. The Buffalo Bills announced on Thursday that they have signed unrestricted free agent quarterback Tyrod Taylor to an undisclosed contract. Taylor...
The Buffalo Bills have addressed the rushing attack in a big way this offseason, through the additions of running back LeSean McCoy, fullback Jerome Felton and offensive guard Richie Incognito. So then what's next for the Bills' plan of attack to fix...
The Buffalo Bills are going all in on fixing the offense in March. Within the past 24 hours, the Bills officially announced the acquistion of both running back LeSean McCoy and quarterback Matt Cassel among a number of other free agent visits. And to further...
Over the weekend Buffalo Bills captain and running back Fred Jackson went from just an every day, normal member of the active roster, to a player that was reportedly on the verge of losing his job. By many accounts and reports, including a league source...
The Miami Dolphins gave tight end Charles Clay the transition tag ahead of free agency to prevent him walking away without any chance to sign him. With the Buffalo Bills hot on his trail, it appears the Dolphins made the right move. The Bills announced...
The Buffalo Bills officially have a new quarterback to compete for the starting job this spring and summer. The team officially announced on Tuesday evening that the agreed upon trade with the Minnesota Vikings had gone through, and quarterback Matt Cassel...
The Buffalo Bills aren't done adding to the offense, it seems. In what surely will be a hotly debated topic if all goes well, the Bills will play host to an extremely talented, yet troubled wide receiver. According to Rand Getlin of Yahoo! Sports, the...
If you've paid attention to the National Football League at all over the years, you'll know that Buffalo Bills head coach Rex Ryan and cornerback Darrelle Revis more than enjoyed the partnership they had in New York. They liked it so much that early...
The Buffalo Bills need help along the offensive line and everyone knows it. That's why the most recent news of a potential target re-signing with his current team is likely to be met with the groans of many a Bills fan. According to NFL.com's Ian...
Over the last decade, the NFL has evolved into a pass-first and pass-friendly league. Just don't tell the 2015 Buffalo Bills that. Without many options available to enhance the quarterback position in the offseason, the Bills are set to make yet another...
The Buffalo Bills were one of the only teams in the National Football League that employed a kickoff specialist in the 2014 season. After the team's latest announcement, it would be fair to expect that the trend will continue into 2015. The Bills announced...
The Buffalo Bills made it a priority to keep defensive end Jerry Hughes, and they most certainly got their guy. The Bills and Hughes have agreed on an extension to keep the pass rusher in Buffalo for 2015 and beyond. The contract is worth a total of $45...
The Buffalo Bills have invested quite a lot into the running back position over the last two years. Even after the Bills made a blockbuster trade to acquire running back LeSean McCoy, the team still may not be done. According to Manish Mehta of the New...
The brand new identity of the Buffalo Bills offense has a brand new contract to go along with it. Just days after agreeing on a trade with the Philadelphia Eagles to acquire running back LeSean McCoy, the Bills and the runner have agreed on a five-year extension....
The start of the free agency period in the National Football League is under a week away and teams are likely preparing their pitches for the available players. The Buffalo Bills, already, have been incredibly active in their search to add to the offense,...
You’ve likely been hearing the following statement get louder as each year passes: “The running back position is being devalued in the National Football League.” By all means, that is true in the way that most teams have operated around...
The Buffalo Bills and Philadelphia Eagles have shocked the NFL world. According to ESPN's Adam Schefter, the Bills have agreed in principle to acquire running back LeSean 'Shady' McCoy, and in return, give linebacker Kiko Alonso to the Philadelphia...
Since the offseason has taken shape, quarterback has been the topic of conversation on the mind of mostly everyone in Buffalo. However, coming in a close second for a position the Bills have admitted that they need to add to is one that has been neglected...
The Buffalo Bills have one of the most unenviable tasks of the offseason. They must find suitable competition to be the starting quarterback for them in 2015, without a first-round draft pick, in one of the thinnest quarterback classes over the past few years,...
The Jairus Byrd drama from two years ago will not be duplicated at One Bills Drive. The National Football League deadline for teams to use the franchise and transition tags on impending unrestricted free agents has passed, and the Buffalo Bills declined to...
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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.
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