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John Brown returns to practice, Jerry Hughes sits out

Bills defensive end Jerry Hughes was named the AFC defensive player of the week on Wednesday for his work against the Jets in Week 7, but his outlook for Week 8 is a bit cloudy after the team’s practice later in the day. Hughes was listed as a non-participant when the team released its injury [more]

Bills designate Levi Wallace for return from injured reserve

Bills cornerback Levi Wallace is closing in on a return from injured reserve. Wallace has missed the last three games due to an ankle injury he suffered in Week 4 and the team announced that he has been designated to return to the active roster on Wednesday. He’ll be able to practice right away and [more]

Jerry Hughes is the AFC defensive player of the week

The Bills trailed at halftime of last Sunday’s game against the Jets and they never got into the end zone before the day was out, but they were able to snap a two-game losing streak thanks to their defense. After giving up 10 early points, the Bills shut out the Jets the rest of the [more]

Bills cut Ike Brown from retired list, so he can return to NFL

The Bills waived cornerback Ike Brown from the reserve/retired list Tuesday. Brown retired Aug. 24, but told Ryan Talbot of New York Upstate that he since has had a change of heart and wants to resume his career. The Bills signed Brown as an undrafted free agent this spring. Brown became the team’s first player [more]

Bills activate Jon Feliciano from injured reserve

Bills guard Jon Feliciano is set to make his 2020 debut. Feliciano tore his pectoral muscle this summer and went on injured reserve after the cut to 53 players before Week 1. He resumed practicing in recent weeks and will be eligible to play against the Patriots this Sunday. Feliciano started all 16 games at [more]

NFL, NFLPA: 19 positive COVID-19 tests between October 18-24

The NFL and NFL Players Association have given weekly updates on the COVID-19 testing numbers around the league and the latest release came out on Tuesday. Over a period between October 18 and October 24, the league administered 42,687 tests to a total of 7,817 players and team personnel. There were 19 positive tests in [more]

Bill Belichick on sticking with Cam Newton: I think he’s our best player there

Patriots head coach Bill Belichick didn’t hesitate before saying that Cam Newton was “absolutely” still the team’s starting quarterback in the wake of Sunday’s loss to the 49ers and he elaborated on why he made that choice during a Monday appearance on WEEI. Newton struggled in the 33-6 loss and was 9-15 for 98 yards [more]

Sean McDermott calls beating Jets a “character win” for Bills

After losing two straight games, the Bills came into Week 7 in need of a win to right the ship. The winless Jets were on the other side of the field, so their chances of getting that victory looked good. It was hardly easy sledding for the AFC East leaders, however. The Jets went up [more]

Bill Belichick says Cam Newton’s still the starter

Patriots head coach Bill Belichick pulled Cam Newton after he threw his third interception in Sunday’s 33-6 loss to the 49ers, but he’s not making a change when it comes to the starting lineup. Belichick was asked if Jarrett Stidham‘s appearance in the fourth quarter of the loss was a preview of his move to [more]

Bills kick their way to 18-10 win over the Jets

The Jets Offense looked uncharacteristically competent during the first half of Sunday’s game against the Bills, but they reverted to norm in the second half. After taking a 10-6 lead into the break, the Jets managed 14 yards on their first four possessions of the second half. The Bills were able to use their defense’s [more]

Jets leading Bills 10-6 at the half

The Jets have a new offensive playcaller and a shot at their first victory of the 2020 season. Head coach Adam Gase handed the reins to offensive coordinator Dowell Loggains and Loggains put together a plan that had the Jets up 10-0 at one point in the first half. Buffalo was able to drive for [more]

Adam Gase not calling offensive plays on Sunday

After the Jets fell to 0-5, head coach Adam Gase said he wouldn’t be giving up his role as the team’s offensive playcaller. The Jets lost their sixth straight game last weekend and they got shut out in the process. That appears to have been enough for the Jets to pull the trigger on a [more]

Titans fine comes from mask violations and failure to communicate with players

After sending a clear message to other teams that the Tennessee Titans would face significant and potentially unprecedented punishment for its violations of COVID-19 protocols, the NFL went the other way, with some thinking the Titans wouldn’t be punished at all. Ultimately, the NFL settled on a middle ground far closer to nothing at all. [more]

Week 7 early inactives: Aaron Jones out for Packers

Every week we bring you all the inactives from the 1 p.m. ET games in one post, constantly updated with the latest information. This week’s list is headlined by Packers running back Aaron Jones‘ absence from the lineup. Jones is dealing with a calf injury that kept him from practicing on Friday and led to [more]

Mekhi Becton set to join Sam Darnold in return to Jets lineup

The Jets should have their top two draft picks from this April on the field against the Bills this Sunday. Second-round pick Denzel Mims was activated from injured reserve on Saturday and the wideout is set for his NFL debut. First-round pick Mekhi Becton was listed as questionable with a shoulder injury, but seemed to [more]

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