Astro-Notes: Camp Punchlist

I’m planning on attending all of the Bills’ St. John Fisher practices this year. I’ll be claiming my perch at the far end of the bleachers, top row, with my BillsMafia bucket hat and clipboard, and writing up each practice. Continue reading Astro-Notes: Camp Punchlist

Buffalo Bills Hope for Gains from Those Who’ve Been Around

Players with something to prove have motivation.  Oh, and they’re getting paid.  The incentive is built in no matter the salary.  Looking for development means those in question haven’t quite lived up to expectations. Fans are waiting for a few Continue reading Buffalo Bills Hope for Gains from Those Who’ve Been Around

Buffalo Bills Won’t Hold Inexperience Against Rookies

Rookies are too guileless to know they’re not supposed to change the world.  Zero games played means fun projections if you’re optimistic.  The Buffalo Bills have hired young people they believe will set the world on fire. Officials do not Continue reading Buffalo Bills Won’t Hold Inexperience Against Rookies

Buffalo Bills Must Position Themselves for Success

The Buffalo Bills didn’t add John Brown to rush the quarterback.  As a team player, the ostensible wideout might be willing to give it a try.  I guess it would be surprising.  Like a Drew Bledsoe bootleg, some ideas are Continue reading Buffalo Bills Must Position Themselves for Success

Imitation Kickoff Approaches as Buffalo Bills Fans Sort-Of Cheer

Of course I’m counting down to the preseason opener.  What else am I supposed to do: spend time with family?  That’s just insane.  I don’t want to associate with any psychopath who isn’t twitching with madness to the concept of Continue reading Imitation Kickoff Approaches as Buffalo Bills Fans Sort-Of Cheer

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

Different Kind of Scoreboard As Buffalo Bills Camp to Train

Training camp counts.  Sure, we don’t get games or anything approaching fun.  And I suppose they don’t keep score.  But summer rehearsals create circumstances that last through year’s end.  While trudging along may not sound stimulating, we may as well Continue reading Different Kind of Scoreboard As Buffalo Bills Camp to Train

Buffalo Bills ‘Play It Again’ At Training Camp

Repetition is the key to everything.  The key to everything is repetition.  Okay: I won’t do that any more.  But the point is worth making again.  The act of duplicating motions until they’re part of one’s nature is especially crucial Continue reading Buffalo Bills ‘Play It Again’ At Training Camp

Buffalo Bills’ LeSean McCoy Unimpressed by Age Restrictions

Most of us have to obey the laws of physics.  However, LeSean McCoy doesn’t believe in our stupid limits.  Fans struggle not to presume the uncannily talented wizard can change games with a magic wand wave.  But it’s tough not Continue reading Buffalo Bills’ LeSean McCoy Unimpressed by Age Restrictions

Bills Camp Tweet Sweep: Sunday Aug 6

If you aren’t available to attend training camp practices or following along live on Twitter during practice, we’ve got you covered at the BillsMafia blog. After each practice we will post a timeline of tweets from selected reporters and fans Continue reading Bills Camp Tweet Sweep: Sunday Aug 6