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’

Preparing for Next Season More Exciting Than Expected for Buffalo Bills

Can Josh Allen tackle?  Check if he’s a good blocker, too.  We’re asking a lot of someone who’s just starting to work.  But at least he’s getting in his drill steps. Only the Buffalo Bills could win as they lose.  Continue reading Preparing for Next Season More Exciting Than Expected for Buffalo Bills

Bills’ roster basically assembled, now what?

McBeane didn’t give us enough time to process whatever happened last Thursday in Chicago before trading AJ McCarron to the Raiders for a fifth-round draft pick in 2019. OK then.  I probably shouldn’t complain, given the brass at One Bills Drive Continue reading Bills’ roster basically assembled, now what?

Team Controversy Makes Quarterback Tricky Choice for Buffalo Bills

Is Josh Allen ready? Are we?  The Buffalo Bills knew they’d be trading exhilaration in exchange for incomplete swing passes when they drafted him.  Now, they just have to figure out how soon to go crazy.  A worrying team performance Continue reading Team Controversy Makes Quarterback Tricky Choice for Buffalo Bills

Blockers Getting in Line at Bills’ Training Camp

Getting excited without cause is what sports are all about.  Irrational exuberance allows us to overcome the trauma of dreams not working out previously.  That regrettable scenario pretty much happens every time.  There’s no escape, so look to the future Continue reading Blockers Getting in Line at Bills’ Training Camp

Eric Wood Shifts Into Retirement As Buffalo Bills Lose Their Center

The aching is worse the more you care.  Sports provide valuable life lessons, if not always fun ones.  But being sad at a career’s end just means you enjoyed the during part.  The human element a favorite player’s retirement about Continue reading Eric Wood Shifts Into Retirement As Buffalo Bills Lose Their Center

Proving What Youngsters Can Do Is Focus of Buffalo Bills Preseason

We’re finally enjoying real football, in a way.  Half the faux season down represents more than a milestone on the way to Christmas on September 13.  Preseason proves this sport is at least marginally exciting even when teams pretend to Continue reading Proving What Youngsters Can Do Is Focus of Buffalo Bills Preseason

Getting to Know Buffalo Bills Assistant Offensive Line Coach Kurt Anderson

The Buffalo Bills offensive line performed very poorly throughout most of the 2014 regular season. So bad in fact the unit ranked 30th out of 32 teams in overall blocking efficiency. That was in large part due to weak interior Continue reading Getting to Know Buffalo Bills Assistant Offensive Line Coach Kurt Anderson

Buffalo Bills Seeking the Right Men for the Job

LeSean McCoy

Teachers driving buses aren’t going to help kids learn.  While both jobs have something to do with education, the class would only learn too early in life the frustration of talents going underutilized.  On a related note, the Buffalo Bills Continue reading Buffalo Bills Seeking the Right Men for the Job

2015 NFL Draft: Buffalo Bills Have Flexibility to Draft for Need and Talent

The debate between drafting to address needs versus going for the best available player will last longer than Fred Jackson’s effectiveness.  It’s to football fans what arguing about the new lightsaber’s design is to Star Wars nerds.  Some of us Continue reading 2015 NFL Draft: Buffalo Bills Have Flexibility to Draft for Need and Talent