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Bills didn’t punt for fourth time in their last six games

Sam Martin had a quiet night in his Bills debut. Martin signed on as the punter in Buffalo earlier this month, but his first game with the team showed him that punting isn’t always part of the responsibilities of that job. Martin held for five Tyler Bass kicks over the course of the evening and […]

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Sean McVay on loss to Bills: We’re going to respond the right way to this setback

The Rams didn’t look like a Super Bowl team in Thursday night’s 31-10 loss to the Bills, but Rams head coach Sean McVay was not discouraged afterward. McVay said repeatedly that he blames himself for not having his team better prepared, and that he is confident that Rams will play much better against the Falcons […]

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Stefon Diggs: Josh Allen “told me to just run” on 53-yard touchdown

Armed with a 24-10 lead over the Rams in the fourth quarter, the Bills looked like they had Thursday’s season opener in hand. But then the dagger came on third-and-4 with 9:33 left in the contest, as quarterback Josh Allen rolled to his right and fired a 53-yard touchdown to receiver Stefon Diggs. For much […]

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Josh Allen on his stiff arm: Just an example of what I’m willing to do to win

For Bills quarterback Josh Allen, rushing has always been a significant part of his game. That was on display for much of Thursday’s 31-10 victory over the Rams, with Allen finishing the contest as Buffalo’s leading rusher. He took 10 carries for 56 yards, scoring on a 4-yard touchdown. He was able to power over […]

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Pete Carroll on reception for Russell Wilson: “I’ll leave it up to the 12s”

The Seahawks retired the number 12 for moments like this, apparently. For years, Seattle has taken extra pride their fans providing a true home-field advantage. And a guy who played quarterback for the home team for a decade apparently shouldn’t get an exemption. At least not in the opinion of coach Pete Carroll. “You are […]

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NFL kickoff: Josh Allen’s four touchdowns power Bills to 31-10 victory over Rams

The Bills hype train has been rolling all offseason. With a win to open the season, they showed signs of why that’s been the case. On a night where the Rams raised their championship banner from winning Super Bowl LVI, the Bills came to SoFi Stadium and defeated Los Angeles 31-10 — and it easily […]

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NFL kickoff: Bills take 17-10 lead to start second half

The Rams scored 10 straight points to end the first half of Thursday’s season opener against the Bills. But Buffalo looks like a team that regrouped at halftime on both offense and defense. After forcing a Los Angeles three-and-out, Buffalo used another efficient drive to take a 17-10 lead. Rams returner Brandon Powell was able […]