Perseverance key to survival as fan of Buffalo Sports

Those of us who choose to affiliate with the Buffalo Bills and Sabres spent the first two decades of this century with our ‘fanhood’ in cold storage. While our beloved teams found new ways to torture us, we found ways Continue reading Perseverance key to survival as fan of Buffalo Sports

The ‘Elephant’ in Antonio Brown’s Room

Every time Antonio Brown pulls another stunt with his erratic (and frankly dangerous) behavior, media and fans come out of the woodwork trying to explain what’s going on and what should be done about it. Everyone has an opinion about Continue reading The ‘Elephant’ in Antonio Brown’s Room

Regardless of outcome, Allen wins by gaining playoff experience

Who would have predicted at the beginning of the 2019-20 NFL regular season that Lamar Jackson and Josh Allen would be the only two ‘big name’ quarterbacks from the 2018 NFL Draft class to make it to the playoffs in Continue reading Regardless of outcome, Allen wins by gaining playoff experience

Happy New Decade? High hopes for Bills

Are we finally seeing the end of the Patriots two decades of domination in the AFCE? If their game against the Dolphins last Sunday is any indication, the answer is probably yes. As we ring in 2020, it looks like Continue reading Happy New Decade? High hopes for Bills

First time in a long time – more pressure on Patriots* than Bills

Not sure we could have conjured up a better scenario for the 10-4 Buffalo Bills as they head to New England to take on the 11-3 Patriots on Saturday. This is the first time in a couple decades the Bills Continue reading First time in a long time – more pressure on Patriots* than Bills

Who wouldn’t want to party with Fred Smerlas?

I was still riding IV poles down the hallways at Roswell Park when Fred Smerlas came to town in 1979 to play for the Buffalo Bills. Seems like yesterday when this big hairy dude blew into Buffalo like a raging Continue reading Who wouldn’t want to party with Fred Smerlas?

Winning causing ‘Disequalibrium Syndrome’ for BillsMafia

They say “act like you’ve been there before”, but they don’t give you an instruction booklet about how to do so… especially after a couple of decades of loving a largely irrelevant NFL franchise. It’s intriguing to watch how BillsMafia Continue reading Winning causing ‘Disequalibrium Syndrome’ for BillsMafia

Mafia Mavens celebrate Bills win over Cowboys, more ‘wyobabble’ why culture matters

After nearly 20 years of preaching about culture and team chemistry on the Buffalo Bills Message Board (RIP) and Twitter, the Bills are finally showing the rest of the NFL why the intangibles matter. What actually makes the “whole greater Continue reading Mafia Mavens celebrate Bills win over Cowboys, more ‘wyobabble’ why culture matters