A true professional football-watcher doesn’t even bother to issue excuses for watching four games in two days. But they’re fun to invent during commercial breaks. It beats learning what’s happening in a kingdom dedicated to Bud Light. I had to Continue reading Buffalo Bills ‘Playing Off’ With Envy
Frank Reich knows a thing or three about bad weather. After living and playing in Buffalo for many years, there isn’t a coach in the NFL who can better prepare his team for facing the elements – as well as Continue reading Frank Reich will have Colts prepared for bad weather at Arrowhead
“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
There was a time when The Rockpile Review was funny, or that’s what people told me. I’ve been trying to remember those times. The Rockpile Review began in 2005, under a different title. In those days, it seemed I always Continue reading So Funny I Could Cry
After the last two games featured cliff hangers right until the end, this week’s match-up against the Indianapolis Colts featured zero drama. It was all but over by half time. The defense picked up where it left off the last Continue reading No last minute drama this week as Bills get run over by Colts.
Let the Derek Anderson era begin! Well, maybe it’s not an “era” per se. More like a series of unfortunate events that led to the Buffalo Bills rookie quarterback getting injured, requiring a 35-year-old journeyman to come in and start with Continue reading Game Preview: Bills VS Colts
The NFL Draft is just weeks away and social media is buzzing. Unlike previous years, The 2018 Buffalo Bills are one of the major story lines as we get closer to April 26th. It is widely believed that Brandon Beane Continue reading Best Path to a Franchise Quarterback
Yes, it’s that time of year again. For those of us NFL ‘deplorables’ whose ghosts of Christmas’ past include nearly a generation of missed playoffs – the specter of December looms large. Will this be the year we are able Continue reading Jingle Bills or Santa smells for Christmas?
I’d like to point out it didn’t snow much in the Northtowns. Those who live on the river could’ve named individual snowflakes as Orchard Park faced an Ice Age. Try explaining to national viewers why being adjacent to a lake Continue reading Despair Frozen As Buffalo Bills Keep Hopes Warm
There’s something about lake effect snowstorms that seems to bring out the best in the Buffalo Bills and their fan base. Sunday’s 13-7 snow-filled overtime victory by the Bills over the Indianapolis Colts was memorable for many reasons – not Continue reading Bills’ snow game victory marred by questionable play call