Astro-Notes: Will The Bills Draft Two Running Backs?

Between FA and the Draft, will the Bills take two running backs? If they do, what prototypical qualities will they have? The Bills sit 17th in rushing as of this writing with a pedestrian 3.9 yards per carry. It’s actually Continue reading Astro-Notes: Will The Bills Draft Two Running Backs?

Extra Credit: Giving thanks to all who consider themselves “BillsMafia”

Giving thanks on Thanksgiving is the reason for the season, or so they say. Like many holidays, Thanksgiving evolved from celebrating a fabulous meal with family to endless football and Black Friday – along with horrifying air and road travel Continue reading Extra Credit: Giving thanks to all who consider themselves “BillsMafia”

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

Astro’s Bills Mock Draft – November

Here’s November’s attempt at a Bills mock draft. FanSpeak’s On The Clock Premium three years ago, and have maintained my annual subscription ($9.95 for each year; now wondering if it’s deductible). Nothing is more soothing after a Bills loss. Even beats alcohol. Continue reading Astro’s Bills Mock Draft – November

Offensive Line: Dean Kindig’s Chat With ‘Longball’

I wanted to know what DraftTek’s Offensive Line Analyst had to say about the offensive line crop eligible for the 2019 NFL Draft. Known to all in Texas as Longball, Chuck was a lineman at North Texas State back in Continue reading Offensive Line: Dean Kindig’s Chat With ‘Longball’

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

What Can Josh Allen Learn from Derek Anderson, Anyway?

What can Josh Allen learn from Derek Anderson, anyway? Watch Josh Allen’s throw to Shady in Erik Turner’s “Four Takeaways” article: Check out video here. Try to pause the video right before Josh lets it fly. This is difficult, because Continue reading What Can Josh Allen Learn from Derek Anderson, Anyway?

Bills’ Best Bets at CB in the 2019 NFL Draft

The Bills’ Cornerback Situation: Face it; at best, the Bills had only 1 cornerback left when they allowed Ronald Darby (PFF 63.1 Overall) his payday with the Eagles. When Vontae Davis (59.4 PFF Overall) unexpectedly retired at halftime of the Bills’ second Continue reading Bills’ Best Bets at CB in the 2019 NFL Draft

Bills’ Best Bets at OT in the 2019 NFL Draft

The Bills, and their quarterback’s health, are only going to be as good as their offensive line, and the trade of Cordy Glenn, plus the losses of Richie Incognito, and Eric Wood, have proven costly indeed. Last year, when Dion Dawkins was Continue reading Bills’ Best Bets at OT in the 2019 NFL Draft