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Chiefs backup quarterback EJ Manuel retires from NFL

May. 13, 2019 6:50 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Chiefs quarterback EJ Manuel, who was signed this offseason to compete for a backup job, has decided to retire after four seasons with Buffalo and one season with Oakland. Manuel was the 16th overall pick of the Bills in the 2013 draft, going 6-11 while struggling to live up to...

Tight end Lee Smith back with Bills after time with Raiders

May. 13, 2019 11:21 AM EDT

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — Tight end Lee Smith has rejoined the Buffalo Bills after spending the past four seasons with the Oakland Raiders. The Bills said Monday the 31-year-old Smith signed a three-year contract. He played his first four seasons with Buffalo, starting in 2011. At 6-foot-6 and 265 pounds,...

Bills give 26-year-old rookie Williams 2nd chance in NFL

May. 10, 2019 6:01 PM EDT

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — Receiver Duke Williams doesn't blink an eye when reminded he's participating in the Buffalo Bills' rookie camp three days short of his 27th birthday. "I feel like I'm 21," Williams said, breaking into a wide grin Friday after spending the session with players six and seven years...

CB Howard agrees to $76.5 million, 5-year deal with Dolphins

May. 9, 2019 9:48 PM EDT

DAVIE, Fla. (AP) — Cornerback Xavien Howard will be a cornerstone in the Miami Dolphins' rebuilding effort. Howard agreed to terms on a $76.5 million, five-year extension, the most lucrative deal ever for an NFL cornerback. The contract includes $46 million guaranteed, and signals that new coach Brian...

Buffalo Bills sign 7 draft picks; QB Derek Anderson retires

May. 9, 2019 7:58 PM EDT

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — The Buffalo Bills have signed seven of their eight draft picks, including first-round selection Ed Oliver, while veteran quarterback Derek Anderson is retiring after 14 seasons. The Bills announced the signings and Anderson informed the NFL of his retirement on Thursday, a day...

AP source: Bills decline to pick up Lawson's 5th-year option

May. 1, 2019 6:34 PM EDT

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — A person with direct knowledge of the decision confirms to The Associated Press the Buffalo Bills have informed defensive end Shaq Lawson that they will not pick up the fifth-year option of his contract. The person spoke on the condition of anonymity Wednesday because the team has not...

Bills close draft addressing depth needs with final 4 picks

Apr. 27, 2019 8:37 PM EDT

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — The Buffalo Bills completed the NFL draft by selecting four players, starting with Florida linebacker Vosean Joseph in the fifth round. The Bills were relegated to filling depth needs Saturday, a day after trading their two fourth-round selections to move up and select Mississippi...

Bills show glimmers of luster under McDermott, Beane

Apr. 27, 2019 7:48 PM EDT

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — Though exhausted after completing the second day of the NFL draft, Buffalo Bills general manager Brandon Beane had enough playfulness in him to compliment coach Sean McDermott on his natty, plum-colored, pinstriped suit. "There's a sheen to it," Beane said with a laugh. McDermott...

Bills trade up to draft O-lineman Singletary, tight end Knox

Apr. 27, 2019 1:12 AM EDT

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — Bills general manager Brandon Beane doesn't believe in having too many offensive linemen. Buffalo's backfield also got a little more crowded. A day after addressing the team's biggest need by selecting defensive tackle Ed Oliver in the first round, Buffalo traded up two spots in...

Spoiler Alert: LeSean McCoy tweets out Avengers movie plot

Apr. 26, 2019 4:36 PM EDT

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — If you haven't done it already, and you're on social media, mute LeSean McCoy's account. The Buffalo Bills running back proved to be a one-man spoiler in tweeting out a significant occurrence in the newly released movie, "Avengers: End Game," shortly after it premiered. The tweets...