The Extra Point – Week 13: Much to be Thankful For as December Dawns

After a Thanksgiving day win more satisfying than any turkey feast, Bills fans have much to be thankful for as November turns to December. You’ll have to forgive me for continuing to use the “what are you thankful for?” gimmick Continue reading The Extra Point – Week 13: Much to be Thankful For as December Dawns

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

Buffalo Bills Fans Hope Pegulas Don’t Act Like Us

Dispassionate management makes all the difference in a game ruled by emotion.  Front office workers will eventually be replaced by machines, although the technology isn’t there yet.  The most capable football android can presently only make decisions on par with Continue reading Buffalo Bills Fans Hope Pegulas Don’t Act Like Us

This Bills regime is hitting it out of the park

Finally. After decades of futility searching for the right front office, the Bills FINALLY found the right front office to take this franchise from the toilet in the basement to the penthouse suite. There, I wrote it. Feel free to Continue reading This Bills regime is hitting it out of the park

Rockpile Review: Let’s Give Bills Credit Where Credit Is Due

Late May is a good time in the NFL off-season to take a minute and reflect on the importance of management. This year, 2018, particularly. Can we all just stand and put our hands together for Terry and Kim Pegula, Continue reading Rockpile Review: Let’s Give Bills Credit Where Credit Is Due

Kim Pegula forces ‘old guard’ to rethink professional sports’ business model

Just when you think it’s safe to take a deep breath after the most contentious Buffalo Bills’ draft in years and the Sabres winning the lottery, a bomb drops on Tuesday – Russ Brandon, President of the Bills, Sabres and Continue reading Kim Pegula forces ‘old guard’ to rethink professional sports’ business model

Pegulas Still Learning Like Buffalo Bills Fans

The Pegulas would have released themselves by now.  But the owners get a bit of leeway in obtaining experience.  Buffalo’s first family is still learning how to run their teams.  A playoff cameo is a promising first credit. Buffalo’s years Continue reading Pegulas Still Learning Like Buffalo Bills Fans

Brandon Beane Generally Managing Progress for Buffalo Bills

Brandon Beane is still employed by the Buffalo Bills in case he has been too quiet to notice. He lets his transactions speak for him.  It’s nice to have an executive who’s not seeking headlines.  That’s different from one you’d Continue reading Brandon Beane Generally Managing Progress for Buffalo Bills

Thinking ‘outside the box’ regarding Sabres’ dismal home record

It’s probably not a stretch to suggest the Buffalo Sabres have been disappointing this season. After a changing of the guard with coach Phil Housley and general manager Jason Botterill running the show, most fans understood there would be some Continue reading Thinking ‘outside the box’ regarding Sabres’ dismal home record