Tyrod Taylor, LeSean McCoy, Sammy Watkins locker room reaction [1:18 AM]
Batavia Daily News reports: 'Tyrod Taylor, LeSean McCoy, and Sammy Watkins all spoke with the media following the win.'
Rex says confidence was difference in 2nd half for Bills [1:17 AM]
Batavia Daily News reports: '“They definitely had our number in the first half,” Ryan said. “I thought it was big for us to get that score right before the intermission. I thought that kind of gave our guys confidence and we played much better in the second half."'
Keeping hope alive [1:16 AM]
Dunkirk Observer reports: '“It was perfect how it played out,” McCoy said. “I mean getting the score in the first half, ending it like that with putting points up and then in the second half we get a quick score and then it was a fight. After that it was just a fight and one thing about (Jacksonville) is they are very talented.”'
Buffalo Bills Week 12 Report Card [1:15 AM]
Auburn Citizen reports: 'This game was closer than it should have been. The Bills, on paper, are a better team than the Jaguars. The offense struggled early and the defense wasn't much better. Once the offense got going, the Bills put up some points and won the game.'
Bills claw back to beat Jaguars, barely stay in the playoff hunt [1:14 AM]
Toronto Sun reports: '“Right now, at this part of the season, a win is a win,” Bills guard Richie Incognito said. “It could be ugly, it could be by 30 points, but you need to collect as many wins as possible and keep approaching this thing one week at a time, one game at a time, one win at a time.”'
McCoy rallies Bills to 28-21 win over Jaguars [1:13 AM]
AP reports: 'The Bills (6-5) won for the second straight week when trailing at halftime after doing so just once last season.'
Watkins' return gives Bills a spark in 28-21 win over Jags [1:12 AM]
AP reports: '"Right now I'm feeling great," he said, following Buffalo's 28-21 win over Jacksonville on Sunday. "I think, now I kind of got over that hump — the mental hurdle."'
McCoy's two TDs spark Bills past Jaguars [1:11 AM]
The Sports Xchange reports: 'Playing one week after undergoing surgery to repair a dislocated thumb, McCoy became the first Bills player with three multiple-touchdown games in the same season since Willis McGahee in 2004.'
Watkins' return sparks Bills offense [1:10 AM]
The Sports Xchange reports: '"We've been saying it for a long time because we know," Ryan said. "He's such a difference-maker as a player and hopeful he can play a little more and more because we certainly need him and we're a different team with him."'
Bills CB Darby tested for concussion [1:09 AM]
The Sports Xchange reports: 'Darby took a knee to the head while trying to tackle Jaguars running back Chris Ivory. He sat on the turf for several minutes after the play and gingerly walked off the field.'
Bills OT Henderson faces 10-game suspension [1:08 AM]
The Sports Xchange reports: '"I've got doctors telling me this is the No. 1 medicine that would help your disease," Henderson told the Buffalo News last month. "You try to tell that to the league, and it seems like they didn't care too much.'
Source: Bills OT Seantrel Henderson facing 10-game ban [1:07 AM]
ESPN reports: 'Henderson has been officially informed of the suspension and is appealing the ruling, a source told Schefter, confirming an NFL Network report. A final decision on Henderson's suspension will be made this week, according to the NFL Network.'
Bills hold off Jaguars, win 28-21 [1:06 AM]
WGR-AM reports: 'After both the Bills and Jaguars exchange chances, Jacksonville gets the ball with 6:55 left to play. The Jaguars are able to get the ball into Buffalo territory, but take a costly delay of game penalty on 4th and 4 with 3:33 to play. On 4th and 9, Bortles throws short to Lee and Buffalo's defense stops the Jaguars short.'
Big plays keep Bills season alive [1:05 AM]
WGR-AM reports: 'The defense had some issues in this game. They weren’t good on third down(Jacksonville was 8-15) or in the red zone(Jags were 2-2). Bills opponents have now scored touchdowns on 10 of their last 11 red zone trips. Ronald Darby left the game in the first quarter with a concussion. Corey White had a bad day filling in for Darby and Jonathan Meeks was a liability at safety. Even so, they still limited Blake Bortles to 50% completions(13-26) and just 126 yards. The Jags top three receivers, Allen Robinson, Allen Hurns and Marquise Lee combined for seven catches and 73 yards.'
The Bills are doing what it takes to win [1:04 AM]
WGR-AM reports: 'In the end the last two weeks have been wins. That’s all that matters, they don’t ask how pretty they are, they just ask how many.'
Bills-Jaguars: Arrow Up/Arrow Down [1:03 AM]
WGR-AM reports: 'For the second week in a row, the Bills opponent was 8/15 on third down. That's over 53%. It's also way too high. They're not getting off the field when they have opportunities, and it's hurting both sides of the football.'
Bills hold off Jags for 28-21 win [1:02 AM]
WKBW-TV reports: 'LeSean McCoy ran 19 times for 103 yards, but had a rough day finding consistency on the ground.'
7 observations from Bills - Jaguars (11/27/16) [1:01 AM]
WKBW-TV reports: 'LeSean McCoy was the focal point of the Bills offense on Sunday. The Bills knew it, the Jaguars knew it — heck, most everyone in the stadium knew it, too.'
McCoy, Watkins spark Bills victory with game-changing plays [1:00 AM]
WROC-TV reports: 'LeSean McCoy couldn’t help but feel as if the Jacksonville Jaguars had 11 defenders assigned to him on every play. He zigged. He zagged. He juked. He jived. But nothing worked. Buffalo’s No. 25 was wearing a bull’s eye. A herd of Jags surrounded the running back every time he touched the ball. Not only was he going nowhere fast. He occasionally was going in reverse.'
Bills Win Second Straight 28-21 Over Jacksonville [12:59 AM]
Bills Daily reports: LeSean McCoy rumbled 75 yards for a touchdown on the first play of the second half to wake the Bills up from a first half slumber.
Bills Get Things Squared Away In Time To Win [12:58 AM]
Bills Daily reports: QB: Tyrod Taylor just waited too long to throw. He constantly missed seeing open receivers or waited too long to throw it. He then got hot in the second half. His 61 yard bomb to Watkins was a thing of beauty. He ran for a touchdown then let Hunter make a play on a high pass and he was rewarded for it. Grade C+: He overcame a slow start but needs to play a complete game next week.
Bills outlast Jaguars for 28-21 victory [12:57 AM]
BuffaloBills.com reports: 'Buffalo did not get off to the start they wanted, but in a second half that saw five lead changes the Bills scored three touchdowns and the defense got a key fourth down stop with three minutes remaining in what wound up being a 28-21 Bills victory.'
McCoy is again Buffalo's catalyst with strong second half [12:56 AM]
BuffaloBills.com reports: '“Oh that was big,” said Tyrod Taylor of McCoy’s long touchdown run. “Anytime you have an explosive play like that it’s big for the offense. Just a momentum booster and we were able to build off of that play coming out at half time and turn things around in the second half. It was an ugly first half but like I said, that was a great way to start the second half and for us to build momentum.”'
What they're saying: Bills players discuss big plays in win vs. Jaguars [12:55 AM]
BuffaloBills.com reports: 'Today, this was probably the first time a team has stuck with it (and say) we’re going to stop the run and keep an extra defender. So how the runs are planned and formed every lineman accounts for a defender, but this game we didn’t have a lot of runs with the quarterback, you know usually the quarterback can take a guy with him, but we didn’t do that a lot today. So we always had an extra defender trying to get into the mix and then they kind of sealed them and then there was two guys and I just juked them and just ran. Off the line they kind of sealed it off, you know, just made the play.'
Percy Harvin headlines Bills inactives [12:54 AM]
BuffaloBills.com reports: 'Justin Hunter, Marquise Goodwin and Brandon Tate are expected to be the receivers who fill the void left by Harvin and Woods today.'
Rematch with Jaguars, but in Buffalo [9:51 AM]
Olean Times Herald reports: '“(Last year) we lost to them, we thought we should have won the game, there were some contributing factors that went along with it, but we got beat, that’s just the way it is. What we’re trying to do now is just make sure we don’t get beat this game.”'
Bills’ Alexander easy choice as Ryan’s MVP [9:50 AM]
Olean Times Herald reports: 'When asked if his performance has surprised him, he allowed, “No, (but) that wasn’t my role ... obviously it’s changed. It’s just week-to-week and I continue to try to be dominant, be productive, and disruptive. Now teams kind of have a book as far as what are my tendencies, what I like to do, how do I get to where I get to the quarterback.'
Bills/Jaguars preview: notes and stats [9:24 AM]
WGR-AM reports: 'QB Tyrod Taylor has 5 pass TDs vs. 2 INTs in past 4 at home. Leads NFL QBs with 401 rush yards. Since 2015, is only QB with 4,500+ pass yards (4,970) & 950+ rush yards (969).'
Report: Bills T Henderson Faces 10-Game Ban [9:23 AM]
WGR-AM reports: 'NFL Network's Ian Rapoport reports Bills T Seantrel Henderson is facing a possible 10-Game Suspension for his second violation of the League’s substance abuse policy.'
Everything you need to know for Bills-Jaguars, plus five things to watch [8:39 AM]
Buffalo News reports: 'The Bills are going back to their blue jerseys – which they haven't worn in a month -- along with white pants against the Jaguars.'
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