Jets Even More Wretched If That Makes Buffalo Bills Feel Better

Take comfort in someone suffering worse than you.  Football is about each particular franchise’s peculiar struggles, including being abysmal enough to make those having merely rotten years feel grateful by comparison.  The Buffalo Bills may be The Big Bang Theory Continue reading Jets Even More Wretched If That Makes Buffalo Bills Feel Better

What Is It With This Bills Team?

I had business in Florida last week and missed a chance to see the Bills and the Jets at Met Life Stadium. Given how the season’s been going for the two teams, Fort Lauderdale seemed like the better option. Who’s Continue reading What Is It With This Bills Team?

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

Buffalo Bills Can’t Get Crushed Any Worse? Dare Accepted

If I had to pick just one favorite part of this impossibly joyous season, it’d be how forgettable it is.  Shrug at pain that’ll evaporate in moments due to indifference only a team this inept can spur.  Did you know Continue reading Buffalo Bills Can’t Get Crushed Any Worse? Dare Accepted

Taking a look back at the Bills “defensive” approach to the off-season

It’s week nine in the NFL season, and with the Bills sitting at 2-7 the pitchforks are officially out in Buffalo. According to some because the Bills have a “defensive” coach, they simply “ignored the offense”. Yes, the Bills did Continue reading Taking a look back at the Bills “defensive” approach to the off-season

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

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

Moribund offense sucking the life out of Bills fans

Bills fans are now resigned to total failure. I don’t remember it ever being like this. I’m sure it has been like this before, but I’ve never seen it up close and personal. I was there in the late 60s, Continue reading Moribund offense sucking the life out of Bills fans

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