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Buffalo Bills News - December 4, 2016

Marker Bills Today: Watkins working through it [1:41 AM] reports: '“Right now, I’m really just focused on the Raiders,” Sammy told reporters. “After the season, if I need to get that done then we will. If I don’t we’ll be fine. Right now, I’m really just trying to rehab and get ready for this game.”'

Marker What they're saying: Bills-Raiders game predictions [1:40 AM] reports: 'National media evaluate if the Bills will win their third straight game and halt Oakland's five-game winning streak on Sunday.'

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December 3, 2016

Marker Saturday's Oakland Coverage [7:09 AM] reports: Click here

Marker Building the ideal Buffalo Bill [1:59 AM]
Buffalo News reports: 'The seemingly small details, like an opponent’s stance or hand position, can be useful information.'

Marker Sammy Watkins says he can play more against Raiders if needed [1:58 AM]
Buffalo News reports: '"I’m fine," the third-year receiver said. "I got through the game last week and I felt pretty good, didn’t have no hiccups. And now it’s just really, just keep doing the things in the training room, rehabbing, really focused on the Raiders.'

Marker Bills plan to make Raiders' receivers earn their plays [1:57 AM]
Buffalo News reports: '"We're going to get in their face a little bit," nickel back Nickell Robey-Coleman said Friday. "We're going to challenge those guys, man. We're going to compete.'

Marker Jerry Sullivan's Mailbag: Tyrod Taylor might need to rework his deal [1:56 AM]
Buffalo News reports: 'The Bills will put $27.5 million in Taylor's pocket if they keep him next season -- a guaranteed $15.5 million option bonus and $12 million salary. His cap hit would be $15.9 million, not extravagant for a starting NFL quarterback nowadays but much more than they're accustomed to paying.'

Marker Vic Carucci's Bills Wake-Up Call: Playoff hopes largely rest on Watkins pushing through pain [1:55 AM]
Buffalo News reports: 'At this point, the Bills will take whatever they can get from him. If it's three catches, as was the case against Jacksonville last Sunday, fine, particularly if one goes for 62 yards as was the case with his lone major contribution to the Bills' 28-21 victory.'

Marker Another Bills drought: 50 years since last win in Oakland [1:54 AM]
Rochester D&C reports: '“Who was the quarterback, Kemp? I mean it wasn’t Dennis Shaw I know that,” Ryan said the other day when informed of this fact that no one really cares all that much about, but is interesting nonetheless. “Wow that is amazing; talk about a drought.”'

Marker Bills injury report Week 13: Ronald Darby out; Sammy Watkins ready for 'big game' [1:53 AM]
Syracuse Post Standard reports: '"Sammy contributed in a big way last week and we expect a big game this week," Bills coach Rex Ryan said. "He's going to play."'

Marker Q&A with Buffalo Bills assistant Rob Ryan: 'We're peaking at the right time' [1:52 AM]
Syracuse Post Standard reports: 'When I told Rob Ryan I wanted to talk about the red-zone defense, he matter-of-factly said, "I don't blame you." Here's our conversation from Thursday, which touches on the red-zone defense and a few other topics.'

Marker What Buffalo Bills coach Rex Ryan said about death of Joe McKnight [1:51 AM]
Syracuse Post Standard reports: '"Hearing this news about Joe McKnight is just so heartbreaking. He was such a great guy who meant a lot to a lot of people. When he first came to us at the Jets, he was this raw, talented kid. He had some issues as do a lot of guys. Obviously, we know the background, him going through (Hurricane) Katrina and a lot of different things. But he was always determined to get better -- better as a football player and better as a man -- and I thought he did that. That was exciting for me to see.'

Marker Friday Bills injury updates from Rex Ryan [1:50 AM]
Batavia Daily News reports: 'Ryan admitted it’s going to be tough sailing without Darby against Derek Carr and the Raiders.'

Marker Bills' Watkins updates injury on Friday [1:49 AM]
Batavia Daily News reports: '“Not necessarily,” Watkins replied in regard to having a broken bone.'

Marker Former Raiders LB Lorenzo Alexander emerges as sack artist [1:48 AM]
East Bay Times reports: 'Alexander stunningly ranks tied for second in the NFL with 10 sacks, trailing only Super Bowl 50 MVP Von Miller. He has more sacks this season than he had in his previous nine NFL seasons combined.'

Marker Linebacker Raiders let get away may haunt them with Buffalo [1:47 AM]
San Francisco Chronicle reports: '“We did not see that in him, or we wouldn’t have let Rex get him,” Del Rio said. “I’m really happy for a guy like Lorenzo. He’s a consummate professional. This is a guy that busts his butt, does everything he can, every day to be a true professional. ... Hats off to him.”'

Marker Bills WR Watkins expected to play vs. Oakland [1:46 AM]
AP reports: '"Playing the game, you come out a little bit sore being out for eight weeks," Watkins said. "So we expected that, I expected that myself. I'm fine. I got through the game last week, I felt pretty good, didn't have any hiccups, and really just keep doing the things in the training room."'

Marker Bills have tough task vs. Raiders [1:45 AM]
The Sports Xchange reports: 'The Bills (6-5) enter December with a winning record for the second time in three years, but just the third time since 1999, their last playoff season. They are currently ninth in the conference standings and one game back of the final wild-card spot.'

Marker Bills WR Sammy Watkins says his foot 'not necessarily' broken [1:44 AM]
ESPN reports: '"After the season, if I need to get that done, then I will. And if I don't, then I'll be fine," he said Friday.'

Marker Tyrod Taylor, Bills support charity with custom cleats [1:43 AM]
ESPN reports: 'This is the first year of the #MyCauseMyCleats campaign, but with so many players embracing the opportunity, it wouldn't be a surprise to see it become an annual staple.'

Marker Darby and Harvin OUT vs. Raiders; WRs Watkins and Goodwin expected to play [1:42 AM]
WGR-AM reports: 'Also, the entire starting offensive line was working together on the field at practice Friday. Guards Richie Incognito and John Miller and tackle Cordy Glenn had all been limited this week and are officially questionable for the game. All three are expected to play.'

Marker 5 Bills roster notes heading into Raiders game (12/2/16) [1:41 AM]
WKBW-TV reports: 'The Bills will have a weakness for the Raiders to pick on, and that’s at left cornerback. Ronald Darby missed all three days of practice this week due to a concussion, and was officially ruled out against Oakland — which creates a mismatch for their opponents.'

Marker Sammy Watkins ready to face the Raiders [1:40 AM] reports: '“I’m fine,” said Watkins. “I got through the game last week and I felt pretty good. I didn’t have any hiccups. Right now I just have to keep doing the things I need to do with the trainers and rehabbing and I’m really just focused on the Raiders.”'

Marker Scouting Report - Week 13 - Bills-Raiders [1:39 AM] reports: 'If the Bills are going to win this game they have to keep their drives alive. If they have three or four, three and outs in this matchup it’s going to be very hard to win. Oakland’s defense is very good at getting off the field on third down ranking fourth in the NFL, but Buffalo has to overcome that and have a better day on third down than the Raiders offense. The key is to limit the number of Raiders possessions to somewhere between eight and 10 for the game.'

Marker Bills Today: Cross training the DBs [1:38 AM] reports: '“They’re two different positions,” Thurman said of cornerback and safety. “They may look similar but their mindset has to change because the corner’s one-on-one, playing safety at times it’s you versus the quarterback and the formation they’re trying to do to you.”'

December 2, 2016

Marker Bills aware of Raiders’ Mack attack [8:49 AM]
Olean Times Herald reports: 'It was a first-round filled with uncertainty as many draft “experts” felt it was Mack, and not Clowney, who was the top defender available.'

Marker Friday's Oakland Coverage [7:19 AM] reports: Click here

Marker Lorenzo Alexander eager to put on a show for hometown crowd [1:59 AM]
Buffalo News reports: '“I grew up a 49ers fan, so it really wasn’t my team, but it was fun to be at home,” Alexander said. “To play for the Silver and Black, I grew up going to more of their games than the 49ers games. You see all the history there, the great players who played there, so to be a part of that legacy in a sense was really cool.”'

Marker Bills WR Robert Woods says he can return this season [1:58 AM]
Buffalo News reports: '"No real timetable, just trying to be available as fast as I can," he said. "Whether it's this week, next week ... just working to be prepared and be available."'

Marker Rookie Kevon Seymour in line to start for injured Ronald Darby [1:57 AM]
Buffalo News reports: 'Seymour made his first career start in Week Nine against the Seattle Seahawks, but that came in the slot. He'll be lined up outside in Oakland, against Michael Crabtree and Amari Cooper, who have combined for 126 catches, 1,633 yards and nine touchdowns this season.'

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