–The Buffalo Bills announced yesterday that the team has signed CB Johnny Adams to the team’s 53-man roster and released DT Jay Ross. The Bills also announced that it has signed DB Brandon Smith to the team’s practice squad.
–Bills Rookie QB E.J. Manuel has been nominated for the NFL’s ‘Rookie of the Week’ award. Manuel passed for 150 yards and two touchdowns in his season debut against the New England Patriots. Click here to cast your vote.
–Buffalo vs. Carolina: The Buffalo Bills will host the Carolina Panthers in Week Two of the regular season on Sunday, September 15th at 1:00 pm. With a Week One match-up at home against New England, the Bills are opening the season with back-to-back home games for the first time since 2000. There is still a limited amount of tickets available for the Panthers game which will honor the 28 distinguished members of the Bills Wall of Fame at halftime. Fans may purchase tickets online at www.buffalobills.com or www.ticketmaster.com as well as via telephone by calling 1-877-BB-TICKS and 716-649-0015.
THIS DAY IN BILLS HISTORY…
September 11, 1965 — RECORD CROWD AT OPENER
In front of a record crowd of 45,502 at War Memorial Stadium in the regular-season opener, the Bills defeated the Boston Patriots 24-7. Buffalo’s defense held the Patriots to 215 total yards.
PHOTO OF THE DAY
Former Bills QB and Hall of Famer Jim Kelly and Bills President & CEO Russ Brandon presented New York State Governor Andrew Cuomo with a jersey during his visit to the facility on Sunday. Erie County Executive Mark Poloncarz (far left) was also present. \
QUOTE OF THE DAY
ERIC WOOD, Buffalo Bills center
Q: After watching (New England game) tape, can you evaluate QB EJ Manuel’s performance again?
“I think he did fine. He’s a good ballplayer for us. I thought he was poised, I thought he played well in his first start.”
Buffalo News- Bills must remain on the field
Buffalo News- Wall of Famers will come together for charity
BuffaloBills.com- CB Brandon Smith signed to Bills Practice Squad
BuffaloBills.com- CB Johnny Adams promoted, DT Jay Ross released
BuffaloBills.com- EJ Manuel up for NFL Rookie of the Week
BuffaloBills.com- Captains, Marrone to meet weekly
Tailgate like a Bill
Run through Stampede Row with a GoPro
Skydiving into Ralph Wilson Stadium with a GoPro
Bills Focus: Kyle Williams Wired For Sound
The John Murphy Show September 10
Buffalo Bills Hall of Fame QB Jim Kelly
Buffalo News (Press Coverage Blog)
Defensive back Brandon Smith added to practice squad
Bills’ play total in bottom half of NFL after Week One
CB Johnny Adams called up from practice squad; Jay Ross released
How the locals fared: Week One
ESPN.com Buffalo Bills Blog
Grading the Bills’ 53: Defensive line
Power Rankings: No. 29 Buffalo Bills
Making sense of Pettine’s personnel
Grading the Bills’ 53: Linebackers
Cornerback Johnny Adams added to roster
Bills add CB Smith to practice squad
Expectations for Bills RBs going forward
Buffalo Bills release Jay Ross, add Johnny Adams to active roster
Bills vs. Panthers: will Carolina blitz EJ Manuel more than New England did?
Bills vs. Panthers 2013: Week 2 news, previews and analysis
Buffalo Sports Daily
Bills Stock Watch: 3 Up, 3 Down
AFC East Daily
Stevie owns up to talk while talking some more
Buffalo Low Down
CJ Spiller Is This Team’s Starting Running Back
Do Panthers Have Anything To Fear From Buffalo Bills?
All Sports WNY
BILLS – CHIP KELLY – PATRIOTS – JIM KELLY TIE-IN
Why Manuel Had Most Impressive Rookie Debut
The Sports Xchange
Bills promote Adams from practice squad
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