Challenging BillsMafia to be as kind to each other as we are to other fan bases

There’s an odd chasm forming among Buffalo Bills fans as we try to negotiate our way through another season of heartache and disappointment. On the one hand, we are recognized nationally as a fan base whose generosity is well documented, Continue reading Challenging BillsMafia to be as kind to each other as we are to other fan bases

Morbid curiosity and Thurman Thomas keeps Bills fans inspired

With all the appropriate dignitaries in town to celebrate the long overdue retirement of Thurman Thomas’ jersey on Monday Night Football, you would think the Bills offense would find a way to honor Thomas with a good, or at least Continue reading Morbid curiosity and Thurman Thomas keeps Bills fans inspired

Monday Night Football: BillsMafia will show rest of NFL we love our team, lose or lose

Usually by mid-October every year – like clockwork it seems – people start asking about how it is possible to be a lifelong “loser” Bills fan. And every year I answer the question the same way. We take pride in Continue reading Monday Night Football: BillsMafia will show rest of NFL we love our team, lose or lose

Josh Rosen meltdown shows why it’s too early to predict which QBs will ultimately succeed

The Denver Broncos 45-10 beatdown put on quarterback Josh Rosen and the Arizona Cardinals Thursday night provided a stark lesson about projecting future potential of any rookie quarterbacks in the NFL. Those most fervently suggesting Rosen was the most “pro-ready” of Continue reading Josh Rosen meltdown shows why it’s too early to predict which QBs will ultimately succeed

Time for Pinto Ron to serve antacid in those bowling balls

PUBLIC HEALTH ANNOUNCEMENT:  It might be best to watch the rest of this Buffalo Bills season with a bottle of Mylanta instead of a bottle of beer. After the Green Bay Packers slammed the Bills 22-0 on Sunday in what Continue reading Time for Pinto Ron to serve antacid in those bowling balls

Bills really are going to play a game Wisconsin this time…

It’s Sunday morning and I’m still trying to figure out if the Buffalo Bills really beat the Vikings in Minnesota last week. Has there ever been a more unpredictable Bills’ team in franchise history? The years all seem to melt Continue reading Bills really are going to play a game Wisconsin this time…

Tough times loom for Bills; the good, the bad and the ‘Vontae’

It could be worse. Searching anywhere for a shred of something grateful after watching the tire-fire season opener at New Era Field on Sunday, I finally found a pearl of gratitude. At least fans of WNY sports won’t be subjected Continue reading Tough times loom for Bills; the good, the bad and the ‘Vontae’