The Bills lost to the Houston Texans Saturday, 22-19 in the AFC Wildcard game.  I’m numb, and I’ve already forgotten much of the game. I’d rather be numb than begin studying the game in detail, watching replays and analyzing players Continue reading ALL PART OF THE PROCESS

Patriots Do What Patriots Do

The Rockpile Review is about the Buffalo Bills, but the story of Saturday’s showdown in Foxboro, with the AFC East championship on the line, was the Patriots – again.  The Bills have a roster full of committed men, intense competitors, Continue reading Patriots Do What Patriots Do

December Football

December football is different. It’s intense. There’s an urgency about it that’s missing from the games earlier in the NFL season.  It happens every season. Fifteen or twenty teams are competing for a spot in the playoffs, or for home field advantage. Continue reading December Football

The Answer

As the 2019 season has progressed, one question has puzzled football fans around the country and Bills fans in particular:  Are the Bills actually a good football team, or have they simply been playing a schedule full of cupcake opponents? Okay, Continue reading The Answer

Buffalo Bills are Cruisin’

The Bills cruised to 20-3 win over the Denver Broncos Sunday, moving to 8-3 and leaving their fans pinching themselves in disbelief. Eight and three?  The Buffalo Bills fans around the country may still be discounting that record, or ignoring Continue reading Buffalo Bills are Cruisin’

Bottom Feeding Bills defeat Washington, advance to 6-2 at halfway point of season

The Bills had another grind-it-out win against an underperforming team Sunday, stopping the Redskins at New Era Field, 24-9.  There was what’s become the typical collection of encouraging plays and puzzling shortcomings, but in the end the Bills had enough Continue reading Bottom Feeding Bills defeat Washington, advance to 6-2 at halfway point of season