Patience required to cure Bills' sputtering offense [8:17 PM]
AP reports: 'In losing three straight, the Bills (5-6) have combined for just three offensive touchdowns, while averaging 311 yards of offense over that stretch including a season-low 258 net yards in Sunday's 31-13 loss to the New York Jets. That's a dramatic drop from the 3.7 touchdowns and more than 405 yards of offense Buffalo averaged in its first six games.'
Fiedler out at least one more game [8:16 PM]
AP reports: 'The Dolphins play at Buffalo on Sunday, meaning Ray Lucas will get another shot at the Bills -- who forced him into six turnovers in his first start last month. But after committing nine turnovers in his first three starts, Lucas has played consecutive games without one.'
Fantasy Football Review for Week 12 [3:23 PM]
BuffaloBills.com reports: Watch Video highlights of the top performers in the NFL this week.
Game Notebook vs. New York Jets [2:52 PM]
BuffaloBills.com reports: Travis Henry: Became just the sixth back in Bills history to record 10+ TDs in a season…the rushing TD total is the most since Thurman Thomas had 11 in 1990…is 43 rushing yards shy of his first career 1,000-yard season; will become the 8th different Bills player with a 1,000-yard campaign and it would be the 21st overall.
Video Highlights [2:50 PM]
BuffaloBills.com reports: Video Highlights from Sunday's 31-13 loss.
The New York City Bills Backers Ask WR Josh Reed Questions [2:50 PM]
BuffaloBills.com reports: How is the Louisiana boy adjusting to the cold conditions in Buffalo? - Bart Kresse, NYC "I'm loving it! It's a change. I'm tired of the heat so I'm looking for something new."
Week 12 Game Photos [2:49 PM]
BuffaloBills.com reports: Photos from Sunday's game vs. the Jets.
Jets Win on the "Feet" of Chad Pennington [1:37 PM]
Jets Confidential reports: 'The other big story today was the defense. The secondary brought their "A" game with them and shut down a talented Buffalo passing attack. The Bills receiver duo of Eric Moulds and Peerless Price were held to a combined eight catches for 73 yards and zero touchdowns. Aaron Beasley and Sam Garnes both had interceptions on Drew Bledsoe.'
Dismal defeat dashes December dreams [1:27 PM]
Niagara Falls Reporter reports: 'So much for the playoffs.'
Bills’ playoff hopes fluttering away [1:27 PM]
Olean Times Herald reports: '“I’m disappointed we didn’t play better,” lamented guard Ruben Brown, “I would have thought we would have a bit more sense of urgency.”'
Bills’ decline starts with 'D' [1:26 PM]
Olean Times Herald reports: 'OK, so we were right all along. The Buffalo Bills are a year away ... at least.'
Bills-Jets Notebook [1:25 PM]
Olean Times Herald reports: 'Travis Henry’s third-period touchdown run gave him 10 rushing TDs for the season, making him only the sixth Buffalo back to reach that number in a campaign joining Cookie Gilchrist and O.J. Simpson (twice each), Joe Cribbs, Robb Riddick and Thurman Thomas.'
Pennington puts in a star turn [1:24 PM]
Staten Island Advance reports: '"I think our defense had a good day," said Edwards. "You keep Eric Moulds and Peerless Price out of the end zone, that's a day's work."'
After a slow start, veteran running back has a shot at another 1,000-yard season [1:23 PM]
Staten Island Advance reports: 'From the way his teammates kept talking about him, you would think Curtis Martin was playing for a convalescence home, starting at tailback for the AARP All-Stars or something.'
Don Beebe To Be Honored At Miami Game On Dec. 1 [11:15 AM]
BuffaloBills.com reports: The Monday Quarterback Club is proud to announce that former Buffalo Bills wide receiver Don Beebe has been selected to receive the 17th annual Ralph C. Wilson Jr. Distinguished Service Award for the 2002 season. The former speedy receiver will be honored during pregame ceremonies at the Bills-Miami regular season home game on December 1 and at the Monday Quarterback Club's luncheon at HSBC Arena the next day.
Buffalo Bills Geography Lesson #11 [11:14 AM]
BuffaloBills.com reports: Buffalo Bills Geography is an educational program that integrates geography, language arts and math using the excitement of the NFL and the Buffalo Bills.
Jets give Bills the runaround [9:05 AM]
Buffalo News reports: 'Most of those fatal flaws once again were on defense.'
Another game worth forgetting for Watson [9:05 AM]
Buffalo News reports: 'Sunday was no different as several critical mistakes by the fourth-year veteran cornerback contributed to the Buffalo Bills' 31-13 loss to the New York Jets Sunday in Giants Stadium.'
As league catches on, Bledsoe's star dims [9:04 AM]
Buffalo News reports: 'Forget the playoffs. They're done. They'll be lucky to go 7-9.'
Winfield's lower leg injury will be evaluated today [9:03 AM]
Buffalo News reports: '"I was covering Wayne Chrebet and I just twisted it," Winfield said. "It feels better now, but I couldn't put a lot of weight on the leg so there was no sense in going back out there. But it felt a little better after the game. I'll be ready by next Sunday."'
Monday Billboard [9:03 AM]
Buffalo News reports: 'Their playoff hopes are remote at best. They probably need to run the table to get in.'
Big-league lineup, small-market pocketbook [5:25 AM]
Business First of Buffalo reports: 'A new Business First study shows that Buffalo is one of the most overextended sports markets in the nation. The local income base is too small for Western New York's existing franchises, let alone any new ones.'
Rematch is no match as Jets bury Bills, 31-13 [5:24 AM]
D and C reports: '“I don’t think anybody can point to their performance and say that they did a good enough job to win this game,” tight end Jay Riemersma said. “It’s frustrating because we needed this one.”'
Bills' playoff hopes are cooked [5:23 AM]
D and C reports: 'Mistakes. Lack of execution. Missed tackles.'
Bills are losing game of turnovers [5:22 AM]
D and C reports: 'In the last three games, the Bills have scored three touchdowns.'
Buffalo Bills report card [5:21 AM]
D and C reports: 'Drew Bledsoe had his second straight poor showing against an AFC East opponent, which can’t be a good sign. He was intercepted twice and the Jets dropped another. He also lost a fumble after being sacked in the fourth quarter to kill any comeback hope. His worst game as a Bill. D'
Jets strafe Bills [5:20 AM]
Toronto Sun reports: 'Even by the Bills' well established standards for ineptitude, this was a dismal performance.'
Chad's got all the right moves [5:19 AM]
Toronto Sun reports: '"It wasn't pretty," he said. "It's called the East Tennessee dead-leg." But it fooled Robinson.'
Jets Back in It After a Month of Sundays [5:18 AM]
New York Times reports: 'A defense that holds one of the league's most powerful offenses to 258 yards and bedevils Drew Bledsoe for three turnovers (interceptions by Aaron Beasley and Sam Garnes, and a fumble forced by Mo Lewis and recovered by Josh Evans).'
A Three-Game Slide Has the Bills Reeling [5:17 AM]
New York Times reports: '"Hopefully it's enough to inspire some guys and screw some heads on right," Brown said. "The time is now. Time is of the essence. There is no tomorrow, because tomorrow somebody else is going to be in your spot."'
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