Video purportedly shows McCoy throwing a punch during nightclub brawl [8:39 PM]
Philadelphia Inquirer reports: 'At another point in the video, which appears to have been shot with a cellphone, a man resembling McCoy can be seen shouting while being restrained by several men.'
Bar brawl tied to Bills’ LeSean McCoy now in hands of Philadelphia district attorney [8:35 PM]
Buffalo News reports: '“They review all of the paperwork and evidence from the Police Department on crimes and alleged crimes,” Kline told The Buffalo News. “That evidence and paperwork is here, and our unit will review that and make a decision on if there will be charges, who will be charged, and what those charges will be.”'
Bills best served by cutting their losses with McCoy [8:34 PM]
Buffalo News reports: 'I don’t know exactly what transpired with McCoy and his football buddies in the private club in the Old City section of Philadelphia. But I’m absolutely positive this overpaid problem child isn’t worth the hassle.'
Bills' LeSean McCoy could face charges in bar brawl [8:32 PM]
Rochester D&C reports: 'The DA’s office will decide, perhaps as early as Wednesday, whether to charge McCoy and three other men who were identified by witnesses as participants in the brawl at the Recess Lounge. Because policemen were assaulted, there’s a very good chance the DA will pursue charges in the case.'
Nothing bubbly about McCoy after latest incident [8:31 PM]
Rochester D&C reports: 'There was a reason former Philadelphia Eagles coach Chip Kelly traded McCoy to Buffalo for the absurdly low price of swapping him for linebacker Kiko Alonso and it had nothing to do with allegations of racism: Kelly was getting rid of a headache. Someone who chronically makes bad choices.'
TMZ has video of brawl allegedly involving LeSean McCoy, says Meek Mill could be witness [8:28 PM]
Syracuse Post Standard reports: 'Meanwhile, TMZ has released a video of the alleged incident, which Philadelphia police said started because of a dispute over a bottle of champagne. The video shows a man who looks like McCoy throwing at least one punch at a man who is on the ground before getting pulled away from the brawl. Oh, and rapper Meek Mill could be among the witnesses to this brawl. According to TMZ, the rapper was at the club but not involved in the dispute.'
McCoy involved in fight with off-duty cops [8:26 PM]
The Sports Xchange reports: 'Philadelphia police said one of the off-duty officers was punched, knocked to the ground, kicked and stomped on by McCoy, Brinkley and two other suspects. The officer suffered a broken nose, broken ribs and other injuries.'
Key contract payment dates approaching for Bills [8:21 PM]
WGR-AM reports: 'Wide receiver Percy Harvin: 2016 and 2017 contract years void making him an unrestricted free agent on March 9, the first day of the new league year. The Bills will take on a $2 million cap hit for the signing bonus portion of Harvin’s contract.'
Bills shouldn't follow the ''Denver model'' [8:20 PM]
WGR-AM reports: 'Don’t let what Denver accomplished confuse you. Stay focused Bills fans. Quarterback, quarterback, quarterback.'
Salary cap consequences if Bills were to cut McCoy [8:18 PM]
WKBW-TV reports: 'As it stands today, McCoy is signed for the next four seasons with the Bills with cap hits of $7.675 million in 2016, $8.875 million in 2017, $8.95 million in 2018, and $9.05 million in 2019. His base salary for the upcoming season is $4.8 million, and $2.5 million of that is already guaranteed to him.'
Ryan brothers should serve as double benefit for Bills [8:15 PM]
BuffaloBills.com reports: '“I know people are going to say that he had a terrible year,” said Rex of Rob’s 2015 New Orleans defense. “I get it, but you’d still put him among the top coordinators in this league. Not a lot of guys have two Super Bowl rings. He’s coached every position, linebackers inside, outside, DBs. He’s had great success all along the way. There isn’t a player that he’s coached that wouldn’t say he’s a great coach. His professionalism as a football coach is right up there with anybody. I think it’s a great opportunity for us to do better and we did that.”'
LeSean McCoy a suspect in Philadelphia club assault [1:59 AM]
Buffalo News reports: 'While the official police statement did not identify the victims, the Philadelphia Inquirer reported Monday that 11-year veteran Roland Butler was the first officer assaulted.'
Broncos took the step on defense the Bills, under Rex Ryan, could not [1:58 AM]
Buffalo News reports: 'Nearly every chat with a Denver defensive player in Santa Clara this past week felt like an indictment of Ryan’s scheme. Players gushed over Phillips, repeatedly, because he kept it simple. Straightforward. Let them all attack with a clear mind. Took their advice.'
Broncos showed veteran leadership lacked by the Bills [1:57 AM]
Buffalo News reports: 'What hasn’t been so apparent, however, is just how much leadership the Bills actually have from veterans such as McCoy and other players.'
LeSean McCoy's role in bar fight under investigation [1:56 AM]
Rochester D&C reports: 'This is not McCoy’s first brush with the law. In December 2012 a woman who called herself Mary Roe alleged that McCoy’s publicist invited her and 15 other women to a nightclub party, and provided transportation to the event via a party bus. While on the bus, Roe claimed, McCoy sprayed the people on the bus with water. When Roe complained, McCoy told his bodyguard, someone named "Big John," to "get her."'
Bills can learn from Broncos [1:55 AM]
Rochester D&C reports: 'And to think, six years ago the Bills were in the same shape as the Broncos, each coming off a 4-12 record in 2010.'
Police union rep to reporter: Maybe LeSean McCoy should stay in Buffalo, 'carry on like an idio [1:54 AM]
Syracuse Post Standard reports: 'Police have obtained video from outside the club that shows everyone involved in the incident getting ejected, but according to Philly.com, the surveillance cameras from inside the club were not working.'
Read police report that allegedly involves Bills' LeSean McCoy assaulting off-duty officers [1:53 AM]
Syracuse Post Standard reports: 'Here is Philadelphia Police Department report (verbatim)...'.
Bills RB LeSean McCoy reportedly assaulted off-duty police officers in Philadelphia [1:52 AM]
Syracuse Post Standard reports: 'Philadelphia police said the officers involved in the incident are being treated for injuries. The off-duty officer who was kicked and stomped by the suspects is being treated for a laceration to his right eye, broken nose, broken ribs, and a sprained thumb. The officer who intervened has been admitted to the hospital, received eight stitches over his left eye and is currently receiving treatment for a possible skull fracture.'
Police seek arrest warrants in LeSean McCoy bar incident [1:51 AM]
Philadelphia Inquirer reports: 'Jessie and Butler, both 40, are 11-year veterans of the department, while Ayres joined the department 10 years ago, according to city payroll records. A police spokesman issued a statement summarizing the incident but didn't identify any of the participants. None of the officers could be reached for comment Monday.'
LeSean McCoy suspect in Philly cop assaults [1:50 AM]
Cherry Hill Courier Post reports: 'A website for the Recess Lounge describes the club as Philadelphia's "most private and exclusive nightclub venue" and "an environment that allows you to escape the perils of today’s problems."'
LeSean McCoy incident left police officers with possible skull fracture, broken nose and more, repor [1:49 AM]
South Jersey Times reports: 'According to the report, both officers were hospitalized after an altercation at Recess Lounge in Old City around 2:30 a.m. on Sunday morning. McCoy and a friend were part of the incident and are currently the focus of the investigation.'
Here are the details of LeSean McCoy's alleged fight with cops [1:48 AM]
South Jersey Times reports: 'The incident appears, according to the incident report, to have started over the off-duty police officers purchasing four bottles of champagne at the same nightclub McCoy and three of his friends were at.'
Ex-Eagle LeSean McCoy eyed in assault of 2 off-duty Philadelphia police officers, report says [1:47 AM]
Easton Express Times reports: 'According to the report, both officers were hospitalized after an altercation at Recess Lounge in Old City around 2:30 a.m. on Sunday morning. McCoy and a friend were part of the incident and are currently the focus of the investigation.'
LeSean McCoy, Curtis Brinkley in altercation with off-duty police [1:46 AM]
CSN Philadelphia reports: 'A law enforcement official told CSNPhilly.com that two of the officers suffered broken ribs. According to the report, Butler transported himself to Delaware County Memorial Hospital, where he was treated for a laceration to his right eye, a broken nose, broken ribs and a sprained thumb. Jessie was admitted to Hahnemann Hospital where he received stitches over his left eye and treatment for a possible skull fracture.'
LeSean McCoy Reportedly Assaulted Multiple Off-Duty Philly Police Officers [1:45 AM]
KYW-TV reports: 'Butler was “punched, kicked, and stomped about his body and head multiple times,” the police report says, by Porter, McCoy, Brinkley, and Henderson.'
Sources: LeSean McCoy investigated for assault on Philadelphia cops [1:44 AM]
WPVI-TV reports: '"Nothing should amount to this kind of incident where you have someone going to the ground and have any individual stomping a person over a bottle of champagne. It makes no sense whatsoever," said Lt. John Stanford of Philadelphia Police.'
Sources: Charges Expected Against LeSean McCoy After Nightclub Brawl That Injured Off-Duty Officers [1:42 AM]
WCAU-TV reports: 'McCoy, who currently plays for the Buffalo Bills, and former NFL running back Curtis Brinkley were involved in an altercation with two off-duty Philadelphia police officers at an Old City nightclub this weekend, according to a police report obtained by NBC10. The incident occurred at Recess around 2:45 early Sunday morning, police said.'
LeSean McCoy investigated over fight with off-duty cops [1:41 AM]
WTXF-TV reports: 'The four suspects were identified through photographs by the victims and security guards.'
Bills’ LeSean McCoy Said to Be Involved in Assault That Left Two Police Officers Injured [1:40 AM]
New York Times reports: 'The suspects were ejected from the club but were identified in photographs, the police said. Surveillance video footage shows the suspects leaving the club, but the encounter was not captured on video, the police said.'
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