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Buffalo Bills News - November 9, 2003

Marker At halftime, it's Quincy full time [5:12 AM]
Fort Worth Star Telegram reports: 'The Cowboys head into today's game against the Buffalo Bills (4-4) in first place in the NFC East and tied with Minnesota, Seattle and Carolina for the best record in the NFC. More important, a season that began as a rebuilding campaign has morphed into one with playoff -- and possibly Super Bowl -- aspirations.'

Marker When it comes to analysis, it's me, myself and ... why? [5:11 AM]
Fort Worth Star Telegram reports: '"Roy Williams is a star waiting to happen."'

Marker The edge [5:10 AM]
Fort Worth Star Telegram reports: Intangibles - Adversity crops up in every game, for every team. A call doesn't go your way, you turn the ball over, whatever. And while the Cowboys have proved resilient in the face of such problems, the Bills have had a nasty little habit this season of folding at the first sign of something going wrong. EDGE: Cowboys.'

Marker Determination helps Cowboys to 6-2 start [5:09 AM]
Fort Worth Star Telegram reports: 'But the emphasis starts up front. And that is to contain Travis Henry. If we can do that, we give ourselves an opportunity to make them one dimensional and turn it into a passing game, which we feel we can be successful. If they can do both, run and pass, it's going to be a long day for us.'

Marker Nguyen making big plays for Parcells [5:08 AM]
San Antonio Express News reports: '"He's just one of those guys," Parcells said, "that after awhile, you just have to get them in the game because something is going to happen."'

Marker Cowboys-Bills Key Matchup [5:07 AM]
San Antonio Express News reports: 'Cowboys RB Troy Hambrick vs. Bills RB Travis Henry.'

Marker Cowboys-Bills Injury & Notebook Report [5:06 AM]
San Antonio Express News reports: 'Coach Bill Parcells enjoys teasing 235-pound safety Roy Williams by saying the former Oklahoma star is "one biscuit away" from being a linebacker. But last week, Parcells acknowledged that Williams' weight is one of the reasons why he's among the NFL's biggest hitters. "I've had some (defensive backs) who could hit before," Parcells said. "I had Victor Green when I was with the Jets and he could really lay you out. But Roy has a little more wood in his knapsack. He's a good tackler."'

Marker Cowboys hope familiarity breeds win over Bills [5:05 AM]
Houston Chronicle reports: '"I think Buffalo is certainly a team that could give us trouble," Parcells said. "They started the season well and have pretty good firepower on offense. Their defense is third in the league. These guys can do something. I think we'll have to be at our best. If we do against Buffalo what we did last week at the beginning of the game, there's no way we can win it."'

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November 8, 2003

Marker LB Thomas out for Sunday's game with Tennessee [10:24 PM]
AP reports: Also Saturday, the Dolphins released return specialist Charlie Rogers and activated cornerback Alphonso Roundtree from the practice squad. Rogers was acquired in April from Buffalo to give Miami's return game a boost. He had a one-year, $555,000 contract.

Marker Midseason Position-By-Position Overview [6:46 PM] reports: At the midway point this season, Drew Bledsoe has led the Bills to a 4-4 record. At Kansas City, Bledsoe threw for 153 yards with no touchdowns and three interceptions and against the Redskins, he went 19 of 26 for 244 yards with one touchdown and one interception.

Marker Maad Sports: Takeo Spikes [9:20 AM]
Directv reports: BET Cable Channel, Nov. 8 12:00 p.m., Nov. 13 11:30 p.m.

Marker Carter keys Cowboys' comeback [8:54 AM]
Buffalo News reports: '"It's a dream come true for me," Carter said. "I'm blessed and I thank God for being in this position, but at the same time it's a lot of hard work. Every day there's something to be done, even in the offseason. There's charity work, reading to kids. There's high expectations for this position, and the guys I'm following. Morton, Staubach, Meredith, Aikman, it's a big time tradition here."'

Marker Ex-Buckeyes set to battle [8:53 AM]
Buffalo News reports: '"I think we stack up pretty well," Winfield said. "They're not big guys, so we don't have to worry about the jump balls. But they all have good speed and good experience."'

Marker Adelphia decides to take a pass on the NBA season package [8:52 AM]
Buffalo News reports: 'Bills linebacker Takeo Spikes will be the subject of a day-in-the-life feature at noon today on MAAD Sports, carried on cable's BET. Spikes shares his feelings about Buffalo, music and his father.'

Marker A smooth leap for Moorman [5:17 AM]
Rochester D&C reports: '“I don’t really know the ins and outs of what makes a kicker good, but I know Brian can kick it far and place it where he wants to,” said special teams captain Sammy Morris. “Every time he kicks it, I don’t call it kicking, he booms it.”'

Marker Henry grabs attention [5:16 AM]
Fort Worth Star Telegram reports: 'If he breaks 100 yards against the Cowboys, Henry will become the first Buffalo back since Thurman Thomas in 1994 to string together three 100-yard games.'

Marker Inside slant [5:15 AM]
CBS Sportsline reports: 'Three off-seasons of rebuilding under president and general manager Tom Donahoe was supposed to yield the club's first playoff berth since 1999, but Buffalo's once high-power offense ranks 27th and its expensively remodeled defense, though highly rated at No. 3 overall in yards allowed, is 24th in sacks and tied for the AFC low with 10 takeaways.'

Marker Strategy and personnel [5:14 AM]
CBS Sportsline reports: 'Bills LB London Fletcher vs. Cowboys RB Troy Hambrick -- Hambrick is a load, but he coughed up two fumbles last Sunday. Bills need more plays from Fletcher, who has forced no turnovers so far.'

Marker Notes, quotes, anecdotes [5:13 AM]
CBS Sportsline reports: 'Bills LT Jonas Jennings and Cowboys QB Quincy Carter were teammates and roommates at Georgia and remain close. Said Carter: "That's my man. We have a very special relationship. His family will be spending some time this weekend at my house. Me and Jonas are like brothers, it'll be hard to play against him. All our lives we've been on the same team except in high school, we went against each other a couple times, but we share a special bond. Jonas is probably the best guy you want to be around in a crisis. He's one guy who's always going to keep you loose, nothing seems to bother him. What's his is yours, he's very unselfish and that's how we became such good friends. He's a guy you just like being around because he's so positive, you never hear negative words come out of him."'

November 7, 2003

Marker Too Much Parcells Awaits Bills in Dallas [9:49 PM]
Niagara Falls Reporter reports: "Parcells could wake up Sunday morning without a game plan in place and still outmaneuver Buffalo's deep thinkers."

Marker The Heat Is On Bledsoe [9:48 PM]
WOKR-TV reports: 'Dallas 21 Bills 17.'

Marker Dallas Cowboys vs. Buffalo Bills [9:43 PM] reports: 'The Bills can point to turnovers for the biggest factor in their last two road losses. Three games ago, Buffalo coughed up the ball four times in a 30-3 loss to the Jets. In their last game before the bye week, Buffalo had seven turnovers in a disastrous 38-5 loss to the undefeated Chiefs. The Bills rank last in the AFC with a minus-nine turnover ratio. Only Arizona (minus-13) has a lower ratio in the league.'

Marker Targeting Bledsoe [12:06 PM]
The Sports Network reports: '"He's no [Michael] Vick," safety Roy Williams said. "And they're giving up a lot of sacks. As a blitzer, I smile on it. I'm happy that I get to blitz against him and he's not very mobile."'

Marker Time for a turnaround [12:05 PM]
The Sports Network reports: 'The Bills will likely have a tough time running the ball this week, as they are last in the league with just 84.3 yards per contest on the ground. Starting back Travis Henry turned out to be the lone bright spot in the loss to Kansas City, registering 124 yards on 22 carries (5.6 ypc). Buffalo must attempt to establish Henry early in this contest to control the Dallas pass rush.'

Marker Secondary Matchup Receiving Attention [11:24 AM] reports: 'Bills cornerbacks Winfield and Clements will go head to head with the Cowboys wide receiver's Terry Glenn and Joey Galloway this week. All four of these players have played at Ohio State and were also first round draft picks in the NFL.'

Marker Bills-Cowboys Preview [11:24 AM]
AP reports: 'Dallas has the No. 1 defense in the NFL, while Buffalo is third. Neither team is allowing opponents to average more than 280 total yards a game.'

Marker Bledsoe Knows What To Expect From Parcells [11:23 AM]
AP reports: '“He would stand right behind me while I was dropping back, during the play, and would start saying, ‘Throw it! Throw it! Throw it! Throw it! Throw it!”’ Bledsoe said. “Man, I couldn’t wait to get to Sunday so I could get away from him, get on the field where I could have some peace and quiet.”'

Marker Buffalo at Dallas Preview [9:38 AM] reports: "Before anybody asks me any crazy questions now, we're just 4-4, point blank, period," linebacker Takeo Spikes said. "Nobody's going to tank it. A lot of teams have come back from this. There's been teams who came back from worse. But every game is critical from here on out."

Marker Shining star [8:55 AM]
Buffalo News reports: 'It's no secret that he has little use for reporters. His verbal sparring with the scribes in New York and Boston are legendary.'

Marker Bledsoe's memories of Parcells a mixed bag [8:54 AM]
Buffalo News reports: 'Parcells is 4-2 against teams quarterbacked by Bledsoe.'

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