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Bills Daily Charge – April 29

Posted by Bills Daily Charge on April 29, 2011 – 9:30 am


DAILY REPORT

Bills first-round draft pick DL Marcell Dareus is scheduled to address the media this afternoon at approximately 2:00 pm in the Bills Media Room.

The 2011 NFL Draft continues tonight at 6:00 pm with Rounds 2-3. The Bills Media Room will be open for media covering the Bills.

The 2011 Buffalo Bills Draft Day Party presented by Bud Light will continue this evening exclusively for RSVP’d and ticketed season ticket holders in the Fieldhouse from 5:00 – 9:00 pm. The Party will feature Bills Alumni, Jills performances, locker room and weight room tours, live draft coverage and more.

Bills General Manager Buddy Nix, Head Coach Chan Gailey, Vice President of College Scouting Tom Modrak and selected area scouts will address the media following Bills’ selections.

TODAY’S APPEARANCES

  • 7:30 am – Marcell Dareus on 103.3 The Edge w/  Morning Bull
  • 7:45 am – Marcell Dareus on 97Rock w/ Norton in the Morning
  • 8:00 am – Marcell Dareus on Fan590 w/ Brady & Lang in the Morning
  • Press conferences and conference calls following pick(s)

DAILY LINKS

BuffaloBills.com – Chris Brown provides a look at Marcell Dareus overcoming humble beginnings

BuffaloBills.com – Chris Brown on the impact Dareus can bring to the defense

Buffalo News – Mark Gaughan outlines Buffalo addressing a defensive need with first pick

Buffalo News – Allen Wilson looks at Dareus’ journey to the NFL

Buffalo News – Jerry Sullivan on using the No. 3 pick to fit in to the 3-4 defense

Rochester D&C – Sal Maiorana on the team excited about adding DL Dareus

Rochester D&C – Leo Roth on making the ‘safe’ pick with Dareus

USA Today – Tom Pedulla on adding Dareus to address the run defense

ESPN.com – Tim Graham on GM Nix and HC Gailey’s reaction to selecting Dareus

NFL.com – Vic Carucci says Dareus fell into Bills’ lap

SI.com – Analysis of the first round;  Bills smartly fill a need

USA Today – Says Bills are building a good young defensive line based on past two drafts

Yahoo Sports – Commentary on the first round – Peter King says Kyle and Marcell will be a load to block.

Yahoo Sports – Doug Farrar liks Dareus pick for Buffalo

Yahoo Sports – Jason Cole calls Ryan Fitzpatrick a draft winner

103.3 The Edge Audio – Marcell Dareus on Morning Bull  

Fan 590 Audio – Marcell Dareus calls in to the Fan 590 Friday morning

NOTES AND NUMBERS

3rd – First-round draft choice Alabama DL Marcell Dareus joins Hall of Famer Bruce Smith (1st overall, 1985) and Walt Patulski (1st overall, 1972) as the third defensive linemen selected by the Bills in team draft history within the top three draft positions.

THIS DAY IN BILLS HISTORY
April 29, 1980 — BILLS SELECT RITCHER IN 1980 DRAFT
The Bills selected OL Jim Ritcher of North Carolina State with the 16th pick in the 1980 NFL Draft.

PHOTO OF THE DAY

 

Leaving Teterboro Airport in New Jersey, an NFL.com photographer documents Marcell Dareus’ first trip to Buffalo as a Bill at 2:00 am on Friday morning.


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