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Bills Take Shaq Lawson at 19


Orchard Park, N.Y. (WGR550) - A topsy-turvy opening round at the 2016 NFL Draft allowed the Bills to select their pick of defenders -- with the 19th overall selection, Buffalo went with Clemson DE Shaq Lawson.

Thurman Thomas Grapples with Effects from Concussions


Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - Fomer Buffalo Bills running back Thurman Thomas is dealing with the lasting effects of concussions stemming from his NFL career and his talking for the first time about mood swings that he has had for years

PHOTOS: Bills Pick Shaq Lawson


Orchard Park, N.Y. (WBEN) - With the 19th overall pick in the 2016 NFL Draft, The Buffalo Bills selected Clemson DE Shaq Lawson.

Court:Brady Must Serve 4 Game Suspension


An appeals court has ruled against the New England Patriots quarterback, upholding NFL sanctions in the "deflategate" case.  If it stands, he would miss the Buffalo Bills game on October 2.

Bills Preseason Schedule Finalized


Orchard Park, NY (WBEN) The Buffalo Bills have their 2016 preseason schedule finalized.
 

Attorney General's Office Reviewing Fight Involving McCoy


PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- The Pennsylvania attorney general's office is reviewing a district attorney's decision not to charge Buffalo Bills running back LeSean McCoy in a Philadelphia nightclub fight that left two off-duty police officers injured, the solicitor general said Monday.
 

Ryan to Introduce Trump


Buffalo, NY (WBEN) There will be a piece of the Buffalo Bills at First Niagara Center tonight. Rex Ryan says he will introduce Donald Trump at the rally.
 

Bills 2016 Schedule Released


ORCHARD PARK, NY – The Buffalo Bills today announced the team’s 2016 schedule.
 
Buffalo will open its 2016 regular season schedule on the road when the Bills travel to Baltimore to square off with the Ravens.

New York Becomes Last State to Remove Ban Pro MMA Fights


ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- New York has ended its ban on professional mixed martial arts as Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed a law to regulate the fights.
 

Play Ball! Opening Day For Bisons


Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - A sun-drenched Coca Cola Field is greeting fans for the Buffalo Bisons opening day: "I can't remember Sunny & 55 on opening day in a long, long time.  We got lucky this year" says Bisons General Manager Mike Buczkowski.  Because of that, the crowd is estimated to be better than the 12-thousand they drew last year.
 

Willett Wins Master After Shocking Spieth Collapse


AUGUSTA, Ga. (WBEN/AP) -- Danny Willett in a green jacket was hard to believe considering he wasn't even sure he could play the Masters two weeks ago.
 

Sabres End Season with OT Win Over Islanders


NEW YORK (WBEN/AP) -- Brian Gionta scored twice, including the deciding goal with 2:14 left in overtime, to lead the Buffalo Sabres to a 4-3 win over the New York Islanders on Saturday night.

Concussions Lead to Tarpley's Retirement


BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP-John Wawrow) -- Buffalo Bills linebacker A.J. Tarpley is retiring from football after just one season rather than risk suffering another concussion.
 

Bills Preseason Schedule Released


Orchard Park, NY (WBEN) The weather today seems like football weather, so why not a bit of football news? The Bills 2016 preseason schedule is out.
 

Bills LB Tarpley Cites 2 Concussions as Reason to Retire


BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) -- Buffalo Bills linebacker A.J. Tarpley is retiring from football after just one season rather than risk sustaining another concussion.
 
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