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Buffalo Bills News - August 21, 2014

Marker Doug Marrone makes Buffalo Bills run sprints for fighting, and 5 observations from training camp [9:58 PM]
Syracuse Post-Standard reports: '"You're going to get fined by the (expletive) league," Marrone said. "Get your (expletive) right."'

Marker Bills' Marrone angry for practice fights [9:57 PM]
The Sports Xchange reports: 'Marrone, who was clearly irritated when he met the media after practice, said his comments were directed at the team and not Hughes. "That's directed at anyone who doesn't want to be part of the team," Marrone said.'

Marker Joe B's 2014 Bills Training Camp Awards [9:56 PM]
WGR-AM reports: 'Over the past month Henderson has proved to the coaching staff that he can be depended on and the team now views him as one of their top five offensive linemen on the roster.'

Marker Bills finish final camp practice; Marrone sends message to team [9:55 PM]
WGR-AM reports: 'He started screaming at the top of his lungs at his team. He yelled to the on-field staff to cut the music that serenades each practice. He had a message to deliver to his team — some of which that isn’t suitable for radio or television.'

Marker 2014 Training Camp Awards [9:54 PM]
BuffaloBills.com reports: 'His training camp didn’t get off to a fast start, but once he was on track, WR Robert Woods was difficult to stop. He’s produced in every preseason game. Say what you will about him not getting the starting nod in August, but he’s far and away the team’s leading receiver this preseason. The second-year wideout is going to play a lot this year and deliver solid production. He might be the most versatile receiver on the roster.'

Marker Bon Jovi, Toronto group's Bills bid on 'life support' [5:42 PM]
Toronto Sun reports: 'The group cancelled a scheduled tour of Ralph Wilson Stadium on Wednesday.'

Marker 4 takeaways from the final Bills camp practice [5:42 PM]
BuffaloBills.com reports: '“I think getting everybody on the same page,” Jackson said. “That’s the thing about offense. You can’t have one guy go out and make a play. You can have one guy contribute, but if we’re not all on the same page we’re going to look like it."'

Marker Marrone upset by Bills lack of practice discipline [1:49 PM]
AP reports: 'Looking directly at Hughes, Marrone used several profanities in telling the player to stop complaining. He also questioned whether Hughes still wanted to play for the team.'

Marker Three Bids For Buffalo Bills Are Each Below $900 Million [11:28 AM]
Forbes reports: 'Terry Pegula: $890 million.
Toronto Group (Larry Tanenbaum, Bon Jovi, Ed Rogers): $820 million.
Donald Trump: $809 million.'

Marker Bill Polian said CMU great Ray Bentley was toughest cut he ever made [11:27 AM]
Saginaw News reports: '"I haven't had many tougher players than Ray Bentley," he said. "He played a whole season with one arm.'

Marker Hogan catching on with the Bills [9:16 AM]
Canandaigua Daily Messenger reports: '“It's a grind. It's been a long road to end up where I am now,” Hogan said. “Each team and each practice squad I've been on have been really good learning experiences for me in the NFL. All that work I had to put in kind of prepared me for where I am right now.”'

Marker Graham’s boyhood dream becomes reality Saturday with Bills [1:59 AM]
Buffalo News reports: '“I was a big fan of Steve Tasker,” Graham said. “It’s rare because a lot of kids don’t choose special-teamers, but I just admired how hard he worked and the way he went about doing things.”'

Marker Wood-Johnson scrap enlivens practice [1:58 AM]
Buffalo News reports: 'Before the fight could be broken up, tight end Scott Chandler had tackled Johnson to the ground. Chandler’s helmet also was torn off. An incensed Wood marched toward Johnson and repeatedly yelled, “I’ll ------ kill you!”'

Marker Brooks steps in [1:57 AM]
Buffalo News reports: 'For the second straight practice, backup quarterback Thad Lewis saw no meaningful action in team drills. Jeff Tuel took all of the second-team snaps. Lewis was the primary backup last year and started five games.'

Marker Kelly got ‘great news’ about cancer treatment in visit to N.Y. City hospital, doctor says [1:56 AM]
Buffalo News reports: 'Kelly will now “undergo a series of tests to determine if any further treatment will be necessary,” Costantino said. “Should treatment be required, it would likely consist of surgery followed by a form of highly focused radiation referred to as gamma knife therapy. It is possible that no further treatment will be required, and the testing over the next week will define this issue.”'

Marker Offensive line remix for Buffalo Bills [1:55 AM]
Rochester D&C reports: '“The continuity thing that people kind of harp on, the question is would you rather have continuity and not play as well, or would you rather have your best five out there and give them a shot and continuity will be created as we play. My philosophy has always been the best five.”'

Marker Jim Kelly will undergo further tests, but initial tests show no evidence of cancer [1:54 AM]
Syracuse Post-Standard reports: 'So for now, it's good news for Kelly, but the family is still asking for prayers as they await the results of the rest of the tests.'

Marker Buffalo Bills place linebacker Stevenson Sylvester on injured reserve [1:53 AM]
Syracuse Post-Standard reports: 'The injury creates more opportunity for players such as Preston Brown and Jimmy Gaines to get significant reps at weak-side linebacker. Bills coach Doug Marrone mentioned that the team is cross-training players for different positions late in camp. Brown, specifically, has been moving around to the different linebacker spots after spending most of his time at middle linebacker early in camp.'

Marker Lt. Gov. Robert Duffy has Twitter account hacked, changes password from 'Billsfan1234' [1:52 AM]
Syracuse Post-Standard reports: '“Clearly, that wasn’t his doing and, the password has already been changed," spokesperson Richard Azzpardi said. "It’s no longer Billsfan1234."'

Marker Eric Wood at center of fight and 5 observations from Buffalo Bills training camp [1:51 AM]
Syracuse Post-Standard reports: 'During a goal-line drill, undrafted rookie defensive end Bryan Johnson stayed engaged in a block with center Eric Wood for a bit too long. Wood let him know it, and Johnson ripped Wood's helmet off. Scott Chandler and Chris Williams were among those who got involved, but Wood and Johnson were at the center of it. Johnson hit Wood with two punches while Wood's helmet was off and Johnson's helmet was on.'

Marker A face for hope in sports, Jim Kelly rewarded with superb news [1:50 AM]
New York Post reports: '“I want to live many years more,” he said then. “But if that’s not God’s plan, it means I’ll get to see Hunter sooner than expected.”'

Marker Jim Kelly's doctor says quarterback has 'no evidence' of cancer [1:49 AM]
Los Angeles Times reports: '“If he gets to five years, then you could say we’re moving away from remission and no evidence of the disease to saying there’s a really high probability of cure,” Jacoub said. “We don’t use the word 'cured' now. We don’t use it in the next few years. He’s still under surveillance because it could recur again in the same region he was treated in.”'

Marker Jim Kelly's follow-up exam shows no sign of cancer [1:48 AM]
AP reports: 'Kelly's wife Jill welcomed the news in a note posted on her Instagram account. "We have come away from our checkup visit in NYC encouraged and hopeful," she wrote.'

Marker Bills place LB Sylvester on injured reserve [1:47 AM]
AP reports: 'Sylvester missed the past two practices at training camp because of a knee injury.'

Marker Jim Kelly has no evidence of cancer [1:46 AM]
The Sports Network reports: '"The treatments so far have completely eliminated Mr. Kelly's pain, and his level of function has essentially returned to normal. Further, on physical examination, there is no evidence of cancer," Dr. Peter Constantino said in a statement released by The New York Head & Neck Institute at Lenox Hospital in Manhattan.'

Marker Ex-Bills QB Kelly gets positive medical report [1:45 AM]
The Sports Xchange reports: '"The treatments so far have completely eliminated Mr. Kelly's pain and his level of function has essentially returned to normal," Costantino said.'

Marker Jim Kelly's doctor: ''No evidence of the cancer'' [1:44 AM]
WGR-AM reports: '"The treatments so far have completely eliminated Mr. Kelly's pain, and his level of function has essentially returned to normal," said Dr. Peter Costantino. "Further, on physical examination, there is no evidence of cancer."'

Marker Bills' Marrone may change things up [1:43 AM]
WGR-AM reports: 'A full scale brawl got going on the goal line between Eric Wood and Bryan Johnson. Most of the players got involved, but Doug Marrone wasn’t impressed, “I don’t think there’s any place in this game for any kind of scuffles. We put some new plays in and we fumbled the snap at the one yard line, so that’s what happens when those things occur.”'

Marker Bills GM pinpoints growth in Manuel [1:42 AM]
WGR-AM reports: '“When you have a quarterback you want a guy that is decisive and not only with his decision making on the field, but with his decision making even when he is spitting out an offensive play” Whaley said. “A guy that can command the huddle and has a presence around him, which we saw at Florida State. That’s something we’re looking for and we’re starting to see it. A guy who looks comfortable and has a presence about him as far as the whole essence of being a quarterback.”'

Marker Bills training camp observations: Day 20 [1:41 AM]
WGR-AM reports: 'At Wednesday’s practice, the Bills had their biggest training camp fight since Aaron Maybin drew the ire of his teammates for a hit on Fred Jackson back in 2010.'

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