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Bills, Dolphins agree: Their recent history doesn't matter

Sep. 16, 2021 15:14 PM EDT

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — Dan Marino was 28 when the Buffalo Bills last were in the throes of enjoying such a one-sided series against the Miami Dolphins. It was a while ago: Marino, the Hall of Fame quarterback for Miami, turned 60 this week. The...

Bills' Allen puts jitters aside to focus on facing Dolphins

Sep. 15, 2021 18:36 PM EDT

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — Josh Allen knows he can play much better, and didn’t need to be reminded Wednesday of everything that went wrong for him and the Buffalo Bills' offense during a season-opening dud. Whether it was experiencing jitters from playing in front of...

Welcome back: Fuller set to make his awaited Dolphins' debut

Sep. 15, 2021 16:40 PM EDT

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — Will Fuller is looking forward to the calm of playing again. Watching football games and not playing, it turns out, makes the Miami Dolphins wide receiver more than a bit jittery. And now that his six-game suspension for performance-enhancers...

Offensive line woes costly for Bills in loss to Steelers

Sep. 13, 2021 19:40 PM EDT

For all of the success the Buffalo Bills had on offense last season, their offensive line came up short when it mattered most in the AFC championship game. The new season picked up right where they left off. The Bills’ pass-happy attack never got...

Bills remain defiant after season-opening dud to Steelers

Sep. 12, 2021 20:22 PM EDT

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — Bills safeties Micah Hyde and Jordan Poyer had a parting message as they exited the postgame interview room following Buffalo's season-opening dud. “Plenty of games left,” Hyde shouted. “No panic,” Poyer added. ...

Bills rule out Lotulelei vs Steelers; Sanders questionable

Sep. 10, 2021 14:48 PM EDT

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — The Buffalo Bills have ruled out starting defensive tackle Star Lotulelei from their season opener against the Pittsburgh Steelers on Sunday. Lotulelei, who has a calf injury, is the team’s top defender against the run. He rejoined the Bills...

Browns-Chiefs a juicy headliner for Week 1 of NFL schedule

Sep. 10, 2021 00:25 AM EDT

The Chiefs have been hanging with the NFL elite almost since Andy Reid arrived as coach in 2013. For most of that period, the Browns were putrid. As the first full weekend of the 2021 schedule gets going, Cleveland just might be the biggest threat to Kansas City making a...

Bills open against Steelers in matchup of division champs

Sep. 09, 2021 13:09 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH (12-5) at BUFFALO (15-4) Sunday, 1 p.m. EDT, CBS OPENING LINE: Bills by 6 1/2, according to FanDuel SportsBook SERIES RECORD: Steelers lead 16-11 LAST MEETING: Bills beat Steelers 26-15 on Dec. 13,...

NFL 2021: AFC clearly the deeper, more powerful conference

Sep. 06, 2021 16:45 PM EDT

It's almost as if the NFL is emulating college football heading into the 2021 season. Yes, the Buccaneers are the defending champions and the Packers deservedly have title aspirations. The rest of the NFC, well, it looks more like Conference USA in comparison to the AFC,...

AFC championship loss motivates Bills to build on last year

Sep. 01, 2021 18:03 PM EDT

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — After most of his teammates had long retreated to the locker room, Bills receiver Stefon Diggs lingered at midfield, hands on hips, watching a mob of people surrounding members of the newly crowned AFC champion Kansas City Chiefs celebrating in the end zone. ...