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BDC 11/26: Bills Add to Practice Squad

Posted by Bills Daily Charge on November 26, 2013 – 9:26 am

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DAILY REPORT
– The Buffalo Bills announced yesterday that the team has signed OT Manase Foketi (pronounced Muh-NAH-SEE FOE-kettie) to the team’s Practice Squad and released OG Bryant Browning.  

MEDIA AVAILABILITY
Tuesday, November 26th
Practice: 11:30 AM / Open to Media at Approximately 11:30 AM (Stretch & Individual only)
Coach Marrone Post-Practice Media Availability
Open Locker Room: Following Coach Marrone’s Availability for 45 minutes

Wednesday, November 27th
Practice: 11:30 AM / Open to Media at Approximately 11:30 AM (Stretch & Individual only)
Fieldhouse Players: QB EJ Manuel, TBD
Coach Marrone Available: Following Practice
Open Locker Room: Following Coach Marrone’s Availability for 45 minutes
Atlanta Falcons Coach Smith and Player Conference Calls TBD

Thursday, November 28th
Players’ Day Off – No Media Availability

Friday, November 29th
Practice: 11:10 AM / Open to Media at Approximately 11:10 AM (Stretch &
Individual only)
Coach Marrone Post-Practice Media Availability
Open Locker Room: Following Coach Marrone’s Availability for 45 minutes 

PHOTOS OF THE DAY
CJ
Bills RB C.J. Spiller made an appearance at Sportsnet studios in Toronto last night to preview Sunday’s Bills-Falcons game at Rogers Centre. 

QUOTE OF THE DAY
HEAD COACH DOUG MARRONE, Buffalo Bills Head Coach
Q: Now that you have all of your complement of receivers healthy, do you feel like you need to get Marquise Goodwin on the field more than you already had?
A: It was exciting for all three of those players last week. Marquise and obviously T.J. (Graham) and Chris Hogan. I think those guys showed a lot. I talked to Ike (Hilliard) today and said, ‘We can roll those guys in now, just keep rolling them in.’ Any one of those guys can make a play and they’ve proven they can make a play. We have to look at what we want to do and I still think there is some growing going on between everyone. Coaches, players of what they do well and how they go. I think he’s someone that can run behind a defense; I think people can play off him. I think we’ll be challenged this week. When you look at Atlanta, (Desmond) Trufant is back there, he’s been playing extremely well for them as a rookie. We’ll have some challenges in trying to get our guys open. 

DAILY LINKS
Buffalo News- Bon Jovi report a hot topic among the Bills

Buffalo News- Johnson, Woods ready to face Falcons

Rochester D&C- Buffalo Bills back in action after bye

Toronto Sun- Bringing Bills to Toronto is easier said than done

Toronto Sun- Premier Kathleen Wynne open to moving Buffalo Bills to Toronto

Toronto Star- Jon Bon Jovi’s interest in Bills risky business, experts say

Toronto Star- Wynne open to Buffalo Bills moving to Toronto

Toronto Globe & Mail- Talk of Bills move hits Buffalo like a three-alarm blaze in Tonawanda

National Post- Everything you need to know about Toronto, Jon Bon Jovi and the Buffalo Bills

National Post- Wheels (quietly) in motion to move Buffalo Bills to Toronto

AP- Healthy Bills 1 game out of playoff spot

AP- Publicist refutes Bon Jovi’s pursuit of Bills

BuffaloBills.com- Stevie Johnson, Robert Woods return to practice

BuffaloBills.com- Bills bring the heat in-stadium

BuffaloBills.com- OL Manase Foketi signed to Practice Squad

BuffaloBills.com- Doug Marrone: ”We’re at full strength”

BuffaloBills.com- Stevie Johnson: ”the Bills have to get the win”

BuffaloBills.com- Jairus Byrd ”open-minded” to re-signing with Bills

BuffaloBills.com- Robert Woods ”back in the swing of things”

Video/Audio/Photo
BuffaloBills.com
Bills Focus: Best of Wired For Sound
Doug Marrone Monday Press Conference
Robert Woods on Getting Back to Practice
Stevie Johnson on Returning to the Practice Field
The John Murphy Show November 25
Jairus Byrd’s Heart is in Buffalo

WGR 550
Bills at full health to kick off practice week
Bills’ Meeks starts practicing, could return Week 15
Plenty to look for in Bills final five games
11/25 Fred Jackson on WGR
11/25 Eric Wood with Mike Schopp

ESPN
Future Of Bills In Buffalo

WIVB
Bills emerge from bye week healthy

WKBW
Bills Sign OT Foketi to Practice Squad

WGRZ
Bills Return from Bye Prepare for Falcons
Stretch Drive Starts Sunday for the Bills
For Now, Moving Bills To Toronto Is Expensive
Erie County Executive to Bon Jovi: “Find another team to buy”

WHEC
Healthy Bills one game out of playoff spot

YNN
Focus on Falcons

Additional Clips
Inside The Bills
Byrd at peace on the fieldValue of healthy roster not lost on BillsMarrone had long talk with StevieS Meeks back practicingBig play breakdownFred talks football science to inspire studentsJackson: We can shift tempo wheneverPace of offense could pick up again

Buffalo News (Press Coverage Blog)
Bon Jovi pursuing the Bills: As big as ’80s hair or just a tease?
Rep tells AP that rocker Bon Jovi is not pursuing Bills purchase
Stevie Johnson, Robert Woods are back and other Bills notes

ESPN.com Bills Blog
Updating the Bills’ playoff picture
Jonathan Meeks returns to practice
Bills WRs Johnson, Woods expected to play
Marrone: ‘I’m not a groupie’ for Bon Jovi
Jairus Byrd ‘open-minded’ about returning

Pro Football Talk
Jon Bon Jovi says he isn’t trying to buy the Bills
Stevie Johnson, Robert Woods back at practice for Bills

Kryk Slants
Publicist: Bon Jovi not ‘engaging in any discussions’ to buy Bills

Buffalo Rumblings
Bills vs. Falcons practice report: Stevie Johnson, Robert Woods back to work
Bills vs. Falcons 2013: Buffalo’s history north of the border
Bills vs. Falcons 2013: Week 13 news, stories & analysis

AFC East Daily
Rehabbed wideouts get Bills back ‘at full strength’

National Football Post
Bon Jovi denies pursuit of the Bills

All Sports WNY
Buffalo Bills Monday Media Comments


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