Buffalo Bills Technically Show Up If That Counts, Which It Doesn’t

“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

Good Triumphs Over Patriots, Bills Fans Celebrate

Life can change over one game.  Take how I went from from watching a Super Bowl with weary detachment to swearing on Philadelphia’s behalf.  Mountain Dew’s Sprite knockoff kicking in can take some of the credit.  But New England not Continue reading Good Triumphs Over Patriots, Bills Fans Celebrate

Last Chance for Buffalo Bills to Break Pattern

Ugh: it’s the Patriots.  Cartoonish villainousness always prevails in the unwelcome kind of life lesson.  Can’t evil lose occasionally?  The story never changes, which is like Dick Dastardly and Mutley winning every Wacky Race.  Deviousness is rewarded in this very fair Continue reading Last Chance for Buffalo Bills to Break Pattern

Why Alex Guerrero presents problems for Patriots

Fans of 31 NFL teams were treated to an early Christmas surprise this week when it was announced Tom Brady’s  “medicine man” Alex Guerrero was disinvited by Bill Belichick to fly with the New England Patriots on the road and stand on Continue reading Why Alex Guerrero presents problems for Patriots

Easy to Guess Bills Will Remain Tough to Predict

Apologies in advance for the formatting difficulties with Anthony’s post. WordPress is not behaving well today… The six-win predictions came true.  The Buffalo Bills reached the most common offseason estimate.  A lot of people making partially educated guesses were right Continue reading Easy to Guess Bills Will Remain Tough to Predict

Autopsy Report: Bills’ win at KC keeps hope alive

Expect the unexpected. It’s a message I’ve been writing since the beginning of the NFL season and it’s turning out to be a prescient one so far. Just when you think you can stick a fork in the Buffalo Bills, Continue reading Autopsy Report: Bills’ win at KC keeps hope alive

Buffalo Bills first place in AFC East? Yes, next week as well!

So, last week, my opening day address, my first article of the 2017 NFL season, got sent to the ashcan of history because of some technical difficulties at our end here at BillsMafia.com. Big apologies. No worries. It was mostly Continue reading Buffalo Bills first place in AFC East? Yes, next week as well!

Crushed Dreams Nothing New as Buffalo Bills Leave New England

Eternity gets dull quickly when disappointments never change.  The absence of triumph leads to losing track of the timeline.  Buffalo Bills fans are tired of the “When will it change” theme, which was itself in response to a long stretch Continue reading Crushed Dreams Nothing New as Buffalo Bills Leave New England