Running back Karlos Williams handed four-game suspension [1:59 AM]
Buffalo News reports: '"Obviously you wish that he was in much better shape," the coach said. "There's no question about it. In the future, he has to realize that what he did this offseason is far from what you want. He's a young guy. Hopefully, he'll learn from it."'
Karlos Williams is latest questionable decision to hurt Bills’ image [1:58 AM]
Buffalo News reports: 'In recent years, there’s a sense desperate Bills fans have become more tolerant of indecent behavior. The general message from Bills Nation: Nobody cares about character. What matters is how players perform on the field. People should care. Character matters when these characters can’t stay on the field.'
Patriots QB Tom Brady drops legal case, will serve four-game suspension that includes Week Four agai [1:57 AM]
Buffalo News reports: 'That's undeniably good news for the Bills: Brady has a record of 25-3 in 28 career games against them. Brady's streak of 112 consecutive games played in the regular season will end in Week One.'
Get to know the Bills' opponents: Offseason recap of the New York Jets [1:56 AM]
Buffalo News reports: 'Will the standoff with Fitzpatrick ever end? It’s the obvious fit for both sides, but neither one seems willing to move off their position. The thought of starting Geno Smith has to be a terrifying one for Jets fans.'
Bills running back Karlos Williams suspended 4 games [1:55 AM]
Rochester D&C reports: 'Williams said part of the problem was he often ate at crazy times because his fiancée was pregnant, and he let his eating get out of control while slacking off on his conditioning work. He made light of the situation at mini-camp when he said, “I like to eat and then her being pregnant gave me an excuse to eat, so eating anything and everything. She’d wake up, one or two o’clock, ‘I want a snack.’ Well I’m not going to sit here and watch you eat because I don’t want you to feel bad.”'
Bills' Karlos Williams suspended 4 games for violating substance abuse policy [1:54 AM]
Syracuse Post Standard reports: 'Buffalo Bills running back Karlos Williams has been suspended without pay for the first four games of the 2016 season for violating the NFL Policy and Program for Substances of Abuse, the league announced Friday.'
3 reasons Sammy Watkins could have career year for Buffalo Bills in 2016 [1:53 AM]
Syracuse Post Standard reports: 'History tells us that the third season is when wide receivers traditionally make their biggest statistical jumps. Dez Bryant, Demaryius Thomas and DeAndre Hopkins are the most recent examples of this, but the trend goes back to the late 1980s. The 2014 wide receiver class got their stardom started early with the likes of Odell Beckham Jr. and Allen Robinson, but that doesn't mean Watkins won't be just as good in his third season. He's steadily moved forward in his first two seasons and clearly has the talent to dominate. Now if he can just stay on the field ...'
Bills’ Karlos Williams suspended four games [1:52 AM]
Batavia Daily News reports: 'Williams can partake in the team’s offseason workouts and preseason contests, but will miss games against Baltimore, New York Jets, Arizona, and New England, respectively.'
NFL suspends Bills RB Karlos Williams 4 games [1:51 AM]
AP reports: 'The news comes a day after Bills running back Jonathan Williams was arrested in Arkansas on a misdemeanor charge of driving while intoxicated. He was a fifth-round pick this year for the Bills after sitting out his senior season at Arkansas with a torn foot ligament.'
Bills RB Karlos Williams receives four-game suspension [1:50 AM]
The Sports Xchange reports: 'Williams had 93 carries for 517 yards and seven touchdowns during his rookie season last year.'
Brady ends drama, will serve 4-game suspension [1:49 AM]
WGR-AM reports: 'The Bills are scheduled to face the Patriots in the final week of Brady's suspensin and will most likely face Jimmy Garoppolo, who will begin the season as the Pats starting QB.'
Bills RB Karlos Williams suspended 4 games [1:48 AM]
WGR-AM reports: 'The Florida State product recently showed up out of shape and overweight at the team's mandatory minicamp, and did not take part in any team drills while he worked with trainers on the side.'
Bills RB Karlos Williams suspended 4 games [1:47 AM]
WKBW-TV reports: 'Williams, already in hot water with the team for showing up to mandatory minicamp overweight and out of football shape, will miss the first four games of the season, and during the regular season, will not be eligible to be with the team until Monday, October 3 -- the day after the team's October 2 game against New England.'
Brady drops DeflateGate case, won't play Bills on October 2 [1:46 AM]
WKBW-TV reports: 'For Bills fans, it also means that Brady will officially be suspended for Buffalo's Week Four showdown with the Patriots in New England. That game is scheduled to occur on October 2 at Gillette Stadium and barring injury, the Bills will be up against backup quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo.'
A breakout season for Bills' Sammy Watkins on the horizon? [1:45 AM]
WKBW-TV reports: 'Not only does Watkins have the size, speed, route running, hands, vision, and jumping ability down pat, now he's quite well-versed in the arena of getting double-teamed by the defense and still churning out production. Everything is there, it just needs to be put together.'
Former UH star Salas hopes to ‘catch ’em all’ with Buffalo Bills [1:44 AM]
KHON-TV reports: '“Getting the opportunity with the Bills last season to finish on a strong note, that was big for me and I took that, carried that into the off-season and I’m looking to carry it into this season as well. Just excited for this new season and excited to get back into football in a couple of weeks,” Salas told KHON2 Sports Director Rob DeMello.'
Karlos Williams suspended for first four games in 2016 [1:43 AM]
BuffaloBills.com reports: 'Williams is eligible to participate in all offseason and preseason practices and games, so he will be able to participate fully at Bills training camp.'
Can the offensive line repeat as road graders? [1:42 AM]
BuffaloBills.com reports: '“Playing with somebody you’re comfortable with and we played well together,” said Glenn. “Having another year to keep playing with him, we’re ready to do great things.”'
3 reasons why Preston Brown's game can take a big leap forward [1:41 AM]
BuffaloBills.com reports: '“It’s great to have new guys in there ready to learn,” Brown said. “We’ve got great young guys and older guys in there working hard. It’s competition all the way across the board. It’s fun having those guys in and we’ll definitely improve with those guys.”'
Bills rookie RB Jonathan Williams arrested for DWI in Arkansas [1:59 AM]
Buffalo News reports: 'Williams told police that he was giving a female passenger in his car a ride home, and that he had had one beer at 7 p.m. Wednesday.'
ESPN's John Clayton sees bad things ahead for Bills, while Tyrod is still saying the right thin [1:58 AM]
Buffalo News reports: 'If Taylor approaches Newton's level, it's a good bet the Bills will be successful in getting back into the postseason. Taylor will also be in line for a huge contract. The Bills have the option of using the franchise tag on Taylor after 2016 if they can't work out a long-term deal.'
Power Take: The Bills’ Marcell Dareus is right – bring on Tom Brady [1:57 AM]
Buffalo News reports: 'Many fans in Buffalo would take a win over New England any way they can get one, a concept that never made sense to me. True competitors in sports want to play teams at their best and prove they can beat the best. A victory over the Patriots without Brady would come with an asterisk.'
LeSean McCoy featured on NFL Network's 'Top 50 Fantasy Players' [1:56 AM]
Buffalo News reports: '"Certainly you think about his time in Philadelphia when Chip Kelly arrived and Shady made a lot of fantasy owners awfully happy," host Matt Smith said. "We got excited when he went to Rex Ryan knowing how much he likes to run the ball and feature a back. Injuries kind of caused that to get sideways a little bit, but we feel (he’s) healthy and back and we know what Rex likes to do, and we all feel pretty good about Shady now."'
Get to know the Bills' opponents: Offseason recap of the Baltimore Ravens [1:55 AM]
Buffalo News reports: 'An offseason to get healthy has the Ravens feeling like they can return to their usual status as playoff contenders in the AFC.'
Seantrel Henderson's health among 3 questions facing Buffalo Bills' offensive line [1:54 AM]
Syracuse Post Standard reports: 'Seantrel Henderson started all 16 games at right tackle during his rookie season in 2014, but his 2015 season was cut short by his battle with Crohn's disease. He is still in the process of getting back up to his playing weight and then he has to wrestle the starting job away from Jordan Mills. If Henderson gets healthy, will we see a dramatically improved player? That could be the biggest question the Bills have heading into training camp.'
Buffalo Bills rookie RB Jonathan Williams arrested and charged with DWI [1:53 AM]
Syracuse Post Standard reports: 'The report states that Williams told a police officer he had one beer prior to being pulled over. Upon questioning by the officer if that one beer was larger than a normal beer, like the 40oz variety, Williams admitted it was.'
Bills' Marcell Dareus: I hate that Tom Brady is suspended for Week 4 game [1:52 AM]
Syracuse Post Standard reports: '"If we win, all right, we win," Dareus said. "But I don't feel like I really won until I beat the guy. I love playing against Brady. I get up for him. I play against him every year, and he knows I'm coming. So for him not to be up there tears me up a little bit. But the second time I see him, I'm going to be excited to play against him."'
Former Razorback arrested in Arkansas months after picked in NFL Draft [1:51 AM]
Northwest Arkansas Daily Gazeete reports: 'The officer wrote that Williams declined to submit to a breathalyzer based on previous advice from his agent.'
Bills draft pick arrested in Arkansas on misdemeanor charge [1:50 AM]
AP reports: 'Williams was a fifth-round pick this year for the Bills after sitting out his senior season at Arkansas with a torn ligament in his foot. At Arkansas, Williams had 2,321 yards rushing and 16 touchdowns and added 345 yards receiving and six touchdowns in 36 career games.'
Former Razorback RB Arrested On Suspicion Of DWI [1:49 AM]
KFSM-TV reports: 'An officer was called to the intersection of Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard and Futrall Drive around 2 a.m. for a report of an intoxicated driver, the report states. The officer followed the vehicle and noticed it was weaving in its own lane, so he pulled the driver over, according to the report.'
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