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BDC 8/17: Bills at Vikings Tonight

Posted by Bills Daily Charge on August 17, 2012 – 9:00 am


DAILY REPORT
–The Bills will face the Minnesota Vikings tonight for the second game of the 2012 preseason schedule. Kickoff is slated for 8:00pm EST. Tonight’s game will mark the 10th preseason meeting between the Bills and Vikings and first since 2002.   

–Buffalobills.com lead journalist Chris Brown previews tonight’s matchup against the Vikings.

QUOTE OF THE DAY
Bills head coach Chan Gailey
On the run game being a big focus the last week of training camp:
“We’re all looking forward to having the opportunity to get more in our base offense than just working in the no huddle. So I think everybody is excited about that, but the running backs especially.” 

THIS DAY IN NFL HISTORY
August 17, 1968 — BILLS BEAT BENGALS
The Bills beat the expansion Bengals in a preseason game in their first trip to Cincinnati, 10-6.

PHOTO OF THE DAY


@Buffalobills tweeted a photo of the team as it boarded the plane to head to Minneapolis to face the Vikings for tonight’s game.

DAILY LINKS
Buffalo News-Bills’ many wide-outs still fighting

Rochester D&C-Buffalo Bills try to iron out kinks

Associated Press-Bills QB Young eager to stake claim on backup job

Associated Press-Bills QB Young owes loan company $1.7 million

BuffaloBills.com-Five Players to Watch

Audio/Video/Photo Clips

BuffaloBills.com
Steve Wyche: Bills Could Challenge for Division

WGR 550
Bills’ Carrington must perform now
5 things to watch for during Bills – Vikings

WIVB
Bills QB Young owes loan company $1.7M 

WGRZ
Young Ordered to Pay Loan
Bills Prep to Face Vikings 

YNN
Bills Head to Minnesota

 Press Coverage (Buffalo News)
Podcast: Bills talk with a New England slant 

ESPN.com (Mike & Mike in the Morning)
Buffalo Bills Two-A-Days

Additional Clips
Inside the Bills Blog
Rooks to build off 1st game, The year Chan ran no huddle all season 

ESPN AFC East Blog
Bills to equally divide QB reps vs. Vikings 

Press Coverage (Buffalo News)
Scott Chandler elicited a shrug when he joined Bills
Poll: How will C.J. Spiller make his biggest mark?
C.J. Spiller has Bills’ excitement overflowing 

Buffalo Rumblings
On Marcus Easley and Buffalo Bills Practice Squad Eligibility
Is The Buffalo Bills’ Defense Fantasy Football Worthy?
Buffalo Bills vs. Minnesota Vikings: Bills Injury Report 

Buffalo Wins
Know your enemy: Minnesota Vikings
Should the public pay for stadiums? 

Pro Football Talk
Bills hope to give Thigpen, Young even reps in next preseason game 

BuffaLowDown
Are Five Wide Receivers Enough? 

Sports XChange (CBS Sports)
Bills ignore the run with first unit
Defense applies some pressure with first unit
Strategy And Personnel 

NFL News
Buffalo Bills exploring use of the no-huddle offense        

BizJournals.com
Bills may shift site of stadium store
Bills, Sabres execs talk development


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