Buffalo Bills Getting Better But Still Bested

Winning teams don’t talk about how close it was.  Aw, man: they only finished up by a touchdown?  Moral victories are losses.  The league is firm about what counts, and there is no video review. At the same time, psychological Continue reading Buffalo Bills Getting Better But Still Bested

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

Godmothers of BillsMafia: Patriots* at Bills Pregame Report

Words cannot describe what kind of reactions Bills fans have when they see a picture of Tom Brady. Lord knows we are sick of him destroying our beloved Bills time after time after time. So now it’s time again, but Continue reading Godmothers of BillsMafia: Patriots* at Bills Pregame Report

Is ‘cultural relativism’ a key to success in the NFL?

Wut? Recall my recent post threatening to spend time during the “quiet period” examining the concept of ‘culture’ and how it may or may not relate to improving successful outcomes (winning) in the NFL. First, let’s begin by putting some Continue reading Is ‘cultural relativism’ a key to success in the NFL?

Game Preview: Bills VS Patriots

It’s everyone’s favorite game of the year! That special time that comes once every season where your Buffalo Bills have the privilege of traveling to Foxboro, Massachusetts to square-off with their division rivals, the New England Patriots. I mean, with Continue reading Game Preview: Bills VS Patriots

Buffalo Bills Tell Same Story Against Patriots in Different Year

Pain is unbearable if it feels endless.  The Buffalo Bills can’t seem to let go of the iron.  The unsparing lesson they provide about our world’s harsh reality is valuable in its sobering way, so thank our favorite team for Continue reading Buffalo Bills Tell Same Story Against Patriots in Different Year

Game Preview: Bills VS Patriots

In the Buffalo Bills first and only primetime appearance of the season, they’ll face off against their arch-nemesis, the New England Patriots under the lights at New Era field. Just like everyone pictured it at the beginning of the year, recently Continue reading Game Preview: Bills VS Patriots

Buffalo Bills Technically Show Up If That Counts, Which It Doesn’t

“Contest” is a synonym for “game” that nonetheless doesn’t share an identical meaning.  The former implies that both participants have a chance.  The Buffalo Bills show subtle differences in connotations by only literally participating in an NFL game.  Making the Colts Continue reading Buffalo Bills Technically Show Up If That Counts, Which It Doesn’t

Always intriguing, never revealing Brian Daboll perfect fit for Bills

After being hired months ago, we finally were treated to Bills’ offensive coordinator Brian Daboll’s first live press conference on Thursday – it was well worth the wait. There was only a brief snippet interview of Daboll after he was Continue reading Always intriguing, never revealing Brian Daboll perfect fit for Bills