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Tim Wenger
April 30, 2017 - 8:41 am
ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (WBEN/AP) — The Buffalo Bills have fired general manager Doug Whaley one day after the end of the NFL draft, a move that further solidifies rookie head coach Sean McDermott's control over the team. Team owner Terry Pegula said Sunday he and his wife, Kim, reached the decision...
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April 29, 2017 - 8:52 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN/AP) The New Jersey Devils won the NHL draft lottery, vaulting four teams including the last-place Colorado Avalanche and expansion Vegas Golden Knights for the right to the first pick in the draft. The Buffalo Sabres will pick 8th overall in the NHL draft after missing the...
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April 29, 2017 - 5:56 pm
Orchard Park, N.Y. (WGR 550/WBEN) - The Buffalo Bills close out the 2017 NFL Draft with the addition of six new players over the three-day event in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. With the Bills' final pick of the Draft in the sixth round (195th overall), they take linebacker Tanner Vallejo out of...
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April 28, 2017 - 8:13 pm
ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (WBEN/AP) — Rookie coach Sean McDermott didn't stand pat in turning the first three round of the NFL draft into swap meet by wheeling and dealing to place his personal stamp on the Buffalo Bills roster. And McDermott even provided a parting shot to his former team, the Carolina...
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Mike Baggerman
April 28, 2017 - 5:40 pm
ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (WBEN) - Buffalo Bills' first round draft pick Tre'Davious White visited Buffalo for the first time on Friday and took a tour of the stadium he will call home. Among the highlights of his press conference came when he announced he was given the nickname "Baby Shaq" because of his...
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April 27, 2017 - 11:45 pm
Orchard Park, N.Y. (AP/WGR550.com) - After trading down with the Kansas City Chiefs earlier in the 2017 NFL Draft, the Buffalo Bills have added a cornerback to the roster. Textbook form. -- pic.twitter.com/n99SNQ06vQ — Buffalo Bills (@buffalobills) April 28, 2017 With the 27th overall pick, the...
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Mike Baggerman
April 27, 2017 - 4:00 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Thursday is the day that Buffalo Bills fans long clamored for following the debacle that was the 2016-2017 season which resulted in the firing of head coach Rex Ryan after a 7-9 season. Thursday is the NFL Draft. Speculation from various media outlets show names like Ohio...
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