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  1. Video: Bills at Ravens predictions

    Tim Graham

    ESPN analysts Mark Schlereth and Mike Golic both use the word "overmatched" to describe the Buffalo Bills for Sunday's game against the Baltimore Ravens in M&T Bank Stadium. Golic muses the Bills would have a chance if eight or nine Ravens def...

    Blog | October 22, 2010
  2. AFC East chat wrap: Of beasts and men

    Tim Graham

    The word "beast" has become trite. It aggravates me how cavalierly it's thrown around when describing a player. I just Googled "football" and "is a beast" and received 1.83 million results. Want to know who qualifies as a beast? Third-string...

    Blog | September 25, 2010
  3. Byrd not the word after rookie revote

    Tim Graham

    Buffalo Bills safety Jairus Byrd closed the gap, but couldn't overtake Houston Texans linebacker Brian Cushing in the Associated Press' revote for defensive rookie of the year. Cushing won the first time by a count of 39-6, but the AP asked its pa...

    Blog | May 12, 2010
  4. Will Jets be burned by Braylon's drops?

    Tim Graham

    There was a belief among many observers, this one included, that the New York Jets completed their offense when they traded for receiver Braylon Edwards. Since then, the word "completed" hasn't been connected with Edwards often enough. Edwards ...

    Blog | January 14, 2010
  5. Your Ravens-Pats primer

    Tim Graham

    CINCINNATI -- You'll notice that the word in all caps to the left doesn't look anything like FOXBOROUGH, Mass. That means I'm not in Gillette Stadium for Sunday's playoff game between the Baltimore Ravens and New England Patriots. I was on the sce...

    Blog | January 10, 2010
  6. Raiders DT to Bills: 'We ain't the Chiefs'

    Tim Graham

    It's always fun to hear a few fighting words early in the season. Oakland Raiders (1-0) defensive tackle Tommy Kelly provided some bulletin board material for the Buffalo Bills (1-0), who are coming off a 41-7 blowout over another AFC West team in...

    Blog | September 15, 2011
  7. Data shows Sanchez no better than Henne

    Tim Graham

    KC Joyner, the inimitable Football Scientist, thinks Mark Sanchez is comparable to Joe Namath. But not in the way New York Jets fans would hope. Joyner began a column for ESPN Insider by saying, in so many words, Sanchez is overrated because he...

    Blog | June 02, 2011
  8. Evans laments '10 decision to back Edwards

    Tim Graham

    ELMA, N.Y. -- Lee Evans doesn't mince words when he reflects on the Buffalo Bills' decision last summer to go with Trent Edwards at quarterback instead of Ryan Fitzpatrick. EvansNew head coach Chan Gailey gave all the first-team reps and preseason...

    Blog | May 24, 2011
  9. Parcells does not regret drafting Jake Long

    Tim Graham

    Four words Bill Parcells uttered as a musing exploded into a sexy headline that bothered him: "Parcells: Dolphins should have taken Ryan, not Long, in '08." The headline was 150 percent longer than the actual quote. The former Miami Dol...

    Blog | April 13, 2011
  10. Top draft busts in AFC East history tallied

    Tim Graham

    When word got out the New York Jets would release defensive end Vernon Gholston, I solicited your nominees for the AFC East's biggest draft busts. These disappointments received the most votes for each club: Buffalo Bills Defensive end Aaro...

    Blog | March 04, 2011
  11. Final Word: AFC Championship

    Tim Graham

    Five nuggets of knowledge about Sunday's Jets-Steelers AFC Championship Game: For LaDainian Tomlinson to reach the Super Bowl, he'll need to do more than most. Despite a surefire Hall of Fame career, Tomlinson never has reached the Super Bowl. The...

    Blog | January 21, 2011
  12. Final Word: Jets at Patriots

    Tim Graham

    Three nuggets of knowledge about Sunday's Jets at Patriots divisional playoff game: The Jets simply cannot pull off a 43-point swing in six weeks. Essentially, the same Jets are going into the same Gillette Stadium to play the same Patriots that o...

    Blog | January 14, 2011
  13. Welker's tweaking of Ryan a wonderful feat

    Tim Graham

    Paging Dr. Scholl ... For those who've heard about but not seen Wes Welker's deadpan delivery of 11 foot-related references in 10 questions during a nine-minute news conference, has provided a complete rundown of his routine. Th...

    Blog | January 14, 2011
  14. Tom Brady replies 'I've been called worse'

    Tim Graham

    New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady followed his head coach's instructions and declined to get into a war of words with New York Jets cornerback Antonio Cromartie. Brady was asked Wednesday what he thought of Cromartie's declaration in the ...

    Blog | January 12, 2011
  15. Cromartie calls Brady unprintable things

    Tim Graham

    We can give you the first half of one word. You'll have to fill in the blanks after that. New York Jets cornerback Antonio Cromartie shared his feelings about New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady. "An ass----," Cromartie told the New York...

    Blog | January 12, 2011
  16. Belichick on Jets sniping: 'Let me handle it'

    Tim Graham

    New England Patriots coach Bill Belichick has driven home the point to his players: Do not get into a war of words with the New York Jets this week. Patriots linebacker Jerod Mayo said Belichick "definitely" has warned them. Mayo added Belichick's...

    Blog | January 11, 2011