Conaty 'A Quick Study' [10:50 PM]
DallasCowboys.com reports: '"This is my first day so hopefully I'll learn some things before I get in there," Conaty said. "It's a lot of stuff I've heard before though. I've been around, this is my seventh year. A lot of the terminology is the same so I think I'll be a quick study."'
Glenn enjoying big season in Dallas, for Parcells [9:24 PM]
AP reports: '''I feel comfortable. I feel at home,'' Glenn said Wednesday. ''I feel like I'm a part of what's going on, I feel like I need to be a part of what's going on for us to be successful and I'm happy about that. I want it.'''
Bills Activate McGahee [8:32 PM]
RNews.com reports: '"I feel like in practice I'm playing with some of the best players in the league," McGahee said. "It's like a game tempo for me. They're coming in, we're hitting, so that's like a lot of action for me."'
Willis McGahee Takes The Next Step [8:29 PM]
WGR-AM reports: 'Eric Moulds is not on the injury report this week as he's ready to go. DT Ron Edwards did hit the sled in individual drills, but is doubtful for Sunday in Dallas. Jonas Jennings sore hip flexor his questionable. He did not practice on Wednesday, but Williams hopes to have his LT out there Thursday.'
McGahee removed from injured list [8:28 PM]
The Sports Network reports: 'Last year, McGahee set the single-season rushing record at Miami with 1,753 yards on 282 carries. He rushed for 28 touchdowns before leaving the national championship game against Ohio State.'
Bills activate RB McGahee [8:21 PM]
AP reports: '``It's like a training camp for him right now,'' said Williams, whose team plays Dallas on Sunday. ``He's not ready to play yet. Hopefully, if he continues to work as hard as he has been working, he'll get a chance to get into a game this year.'''
Bills activate RB Willis McGahee [8:20 PM]
Sportsticker reports: 'McGahee was taken off the reserve/non-football injury list, where he spent the first half of the season recovering from reconstructive surgery.'
Bills attempt to correct road woes at Dallas [8:19 PM]
AP reports: 'In their last three road games they've been outscored by a combined 85-15, including a 38-5 loss at Kansas City on Oct. 26. Going back to last season, the Bills have lost seven of their last eight road games. During that stretch they've been outscored 187-99 and averaged less than 256 yards on offense.'
Bills Add McGahee To 53-Man Roster [4:24 PM]
BuffaloBills.com reports: 'To make room for him, the Bills have released running back Ken Simonton.'
Bills prepared to activate RB McGahee [3:10 PM]
AP reports: While impressed by the player's progress, Williams said it's far too early to tell when McGahee could be ready to play, if at all this season.
What a difference a decade makes [1:09 PM]
NFL.com reports: '"That win rates right up there, especially because it was down here and the way they beat us in the Super Bowl," wide receiver Don Beebe said. "It's pretty exciting for the guys. I hate the word revenge, but we'd be lying if we said we didn't have a little more incentive to come in and play these guys well after that debacle in the Super Bowl."'
Dallas vs. Buffalo - Game 9 [12:32 PM]
DallasCowboys.com reports: 'A Cowboys win would mark the Cowboys first regular season victory over Buffalo since Nov. 9, 1981.'
Bills Alumni Spotlight: Lou Saban [10:55 AM]
BuffaloBills.com reports: 'However, one week after celebrating the championship, the coach resigned. At the time, Bills owner Ralph Wilson Jr. reportedly called it a "courageous decision." Saban disagrees. "Thatís one thing I didnít think people have been able to understand. In a personís own life, there are certain adjustments you think you have to make. At that stage, because of my family, I thought maybe this might be a chance to make one of those adjustments. I tried to see if I could put a very difficult atmosphere, tied in with what I thought was a very congenial situation at home, and keep pressure off my family. That was impossible to do. Youngsters who happen to be children of head coaches in professional sports donít have it easy. I just couldnít fathom how difficult it was to make changes in that type of an atmosphere. But I gave it a try."'
Kids helping kids [9:04 AM]
Grenada Daily Sentinel Star reports: Children from Mrs. Montgomery's class at Grenada Upper Elementary crowd around former Buffalo Bills center Kent Hull. The class raised nearly $150 for Make a Wish in a fundraiser sponsored by the PTA and were the winners of the PTA contest for most money raised. The children enjoyed a pizza party with Hull who promised that he would send each child an autographed picture.
Gray's anatomy [8:53 AM]
Buffalo News reports: '"There are things that we still want to fix and there's always things you want better," Gray said. "I think our guys are getting better. But we're not satisfied with where we are."'
Cowboys sign veteran lineman [5:15 AM]
Dallas Morning News reports: 'Conaty (6-2, 300 pounds), who played at Virginia Tech, spent his first six seasons with Buffalo, primarily as backup. Conaty, who started 18 games with Buffalo, was released in the off-season and went to training camp with New England.'
Opponent's corner [5:14 AM]
Fort Worth Star Telegram reports: 'Since the bye week was introduced in 1990, Buffalo is 10-4 in games following a week off.'
Campbell inks multi-year contract with Bills [8:29 PM]
The Sports Network reports: 'The 27-year-old was in the final year of a contract that paid him $650,000 this season. Campbell has started seven of eight games for the 4-4 Bills this season, ranking fourth on the team with 23 receptions for 197 yards.'
Here Are The Bills [8:17 PM]
DallasCowboys.com reports: 'Offensively, the Bills began the season having little difficulty putting points on the board, averaging more than 34 points in their first two games. But since that time, Buffalo has averaged just 12.3 points per game. The Bills have tried to established a balanced attack with Henry and Bledsoe being the focal point of the offense and the receiving trio of Eric Moulds, Bobby Shaw and Josh Reed being Bledsoe's prime targets. If the Buffalo offensive line can protect Bledsoe, expect that trio to be a major factor on Sunday.'
Insurance At Center [8:14 PM]
DallasCowboys.com reports: 'The Cowboys addressed a depth concern Tuesday, signing free-agent center Bill Conaty, who spent his first six NFL seasons with the Buffalo Bills, the Cowboys' next opponent.'
Bills TE Campbell signs multiyear extension [8:11 PM]
AP reports: '``Mark's very excited and he's looking forward to being there,'' Campbell's agent, Steve Forest, said. ``They approached us and it was obviously mutual because we feel it was a good deal. And it's always good to be somewhere that you're wanted.'''
Bills sign TE Campbell to contract extension [8:10 PM]
Sportsticker reports: 'Acquired from Cleveland in February, Campbell has played in all eight games this season and ranks fourth on the team with 23 receptions for 197 yards.'
Campbell Signs Contract Extension [4:39 PM]
BuffaloBills.com reports: 'The 27-year-old Campbell has played in all eight games for the Bills in 2003 with seven starts at tight end. He ranks fourth on the team with 23 receptions covering 197 yards.'
Back To Business at One Bills Drive [1:56 PM]
BuffaloBills.com reports: 'Over the last 10 years, 26 teams have reached the postseason after starting the year 4-4 or worse.'
Former Bills lineman pleads guilty to cocaine charge [1:18 PM]
AP reports: 'Crafts was arrested Aug. 29 for receiving two ounces of cocaine. He will remain in jail until a sentencing hearing on Jan. 6. Crafts, a first-time offender, is expected to receive probation, although he faces a maximum term of 15 years in prison.'
McGahee: Hard Work Not Over Yet [12:08 PM]
BuffaloBills.com reports: Do you think you can play this Sunday against the Cowboys?
"I can play but I won't be really effective. I want to be effective when I play."
Bills face tough road to playoffs [8:54 AM]
Buffalo News reports: '"I know we have to go 6-2 or 7-1 to make the playoffs," Bills defensive tackle Sam Adams said on Monday.'
Bills must beef up pass rush [8:53 AM]
Buffalo News reports: 'Tom Donahoe, the Bills' president and general manager, was notorious at Pittsburgh for trading down so he wouldn't have to give huge bonuses to high draft picks. Do you think he wishes he'd traded down for Freeney instead of paying Mike Williams as the fourth overall pick in the 2002 draft?'
Former Bills player Crafts pleads guilty in drug case [8:52 AM]
Buffalo News reports: 'Jerry Crafts, a former offensive lineman for the Buffalo Bills and the Buffalo Destroyers, was jailed without bail Monday on his guilty plea to a cocaine charge linked to a Las Vegas-Buffalo drug ring.'
McKenzie wants to be back in the game [5:25 AM]
Rochester D&C reports: 'Forcing turnovers starts with pressuring the quarterback into mistakes. Not surprisingly, Buffaloís meager 13 sacks ranked 25th after eight games. In their four losses, the Bills managed just five sacks and three takeaways. They were shut out in both categories in their 38-5 loss at Kansas City last time out when the Chiefs scorched them for 275 yards passing.'
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