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Derek Anderson tells Bills he's retiring after 14 seasons
Veteran quarterback Derek Anderson has informed the Bills he is going to retire, the team announced Thursday. Anderson played 14 seasons in the NFL, including the 2018 campaign in Buffalo as a backup to Josh Allen.
NFL draft: Ranking every quarterback class of this millennium
Marc Sessler ranks all 19 quarterback draft classes of the millennium. Where does the impressive, Baker Mayfield-led group from 2018 check in? Which class owns the No. 1 spot?
Fitzgerald disagrees with Antonio Brown's methods
Arizona Cardinals wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald is good friends with Antonio Brown, but doesn't necessarily agree with how the Steelers wideout is airing his grievances.
Eberflus: Colts D has 'hands full' facing Chiefs offense
The Colts defense has the daunting task of facing the red-hot Chiefs offense in the Divisional Round. Colts DC Matt Eberflus said they'll having their hands full playing against Patrick Mahomes and co.
LeSean McCoy on benching: McDermott put me in place
The Buffalo Bills couldn't muster much of anything offensively, with LeSean McCoy's performance serving as an embodiment of such struggles. The veteran was also benched, and explained the reasoning.
Matt Barkley signs 2-year contract extension with Bills
Signed off of his couch by the Bills earlier this season, Matt Barkley can now move the rest of his furniture to Orchard Park. Buffalo handed Barkley a two-year contract extension through 2020 on Friday.
2019 NFL Draft order, team needs: 49ers No. 1; Eagles in top 16
Which pick in the 2019 NFL Draft does your team hold, and what are the top needs for all 32 clubs? Have a look at where things stand for your squad coming out of Week 14.
Injury roundup: A.J. Green listed as questionable
Cincinnati Bengals wide receiver A.J. Green is listed as questionable for Sunday's game against the Cleveland Browns despite sitting out of practice all week.
Bills to start QB Josh Allen vs. Jags barring setback
Buffalo Bills head coach Sean McDermott said rookie quarterback Josh Allen (elbow) will start Sunday against the Jacksonville Jaguars barring a setback in practice.
Kelvin Benjamin says his year has hit 'rock bottom'
Bills WR Kelvin Benjamin described his 2018 season as "rock bottom." Benjamin is averaging just two catches per game this season. Can he turn it around for the remaining slate of games?
Injuries: Josh Allen (elbow) on track to start for Bills
Josh Allen's time on the sideline is nearing its end. Bills coach Sean McDermott told reporters Monday morning the rookie quarterback is on track to start Sunday after recovering from an elbow injury.
Bills release interception-prone QB Nathan Peterman
Nathan Peterman's interception-filled tenure with the Buffalo Bills is over. A day after Matt Barkley made the best debut by a Bills signal-caller since Jim Kelly, Buffalo parted ways with Peterman.
Josh Allen (elbow) will start after Bills' bye if healthy
Buffalo Bills coach Sean McDermott said rookie quarterback Josh Allen will resume the starting role if he is healthy following the bye week. Allen missed the past four games with an elbow injury.
Matt Barkley starting for Bills; Josh Allen ruled out
The Buffalo Bills ruled out rookie quarterback Josh Allen for Sunday's game against the New York Jets and will start recent signee Matt Barkley, the team announced Saturday.
LeSean McCoy feels urgency with legacy 'on the clock'
LeSean McCoy has struggled to gain traction amid a difficult season for the Buffalo Bills, and the veteran running back knows he's running out time to win a Super Bowl and add to his legacy.
Injuries: Leonard Fournette set to return for Jaguars
After turning in full practices all week, Jacksonville Jaguars running back Leonard Fournette (hamstring) is set to make his return this Sunday on the road against the Indianapolis Colts. That, and more injury updates around the league.
Injuries: Sammy Watkins (foot) could miss Week 10
Chiefs WR Sammy Watkins is dealing with pain his foot following Sunday's victory over the Cleveland Browns, per NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport. Watkins' status for Week 10 is uncertain.
Roundup: Scherff, Lauvao, Richardson out for year
The Redskins offensive line took another huge blow after Sunday's loss. Brandon Scherff and Shawn Lauvao both suffered season-ending injuries. Here is the latest injury news around the league.
Injury roundup: Bears place Kyle Long (foot) on IR
Kyle Long's season as part of the promising Chicago Bears has hit a snag. Chicago placed Long on injured reserve Saturday. The veteran guard suffered a foot injury late in Week 8.
Injuries: Gronk (back/ankle) listed as questionable
New England Patriots TE Rob Gronkowski was back at practice Friday, after he was limited Wednesday and missed Thursday's session. Also, other injuries we're tracking around the league.
Next Gen Stats: Week 9 fantasy football matchups
We're halfway through the NFL season and fantasy playoff pushes are being made. Graham Barfield is back with the Next Gen Stats Week 9 fantasy football matchups to help you make your best lineup decisions.
Injuries: David Irving exits practice with ankle injury
Dallas Cowboys defensive end David Irving was carted off after suffering an ankle injury, per NFL Network's Jane Slater. Plus, other injuries we're tacking around the league on Thursday.
Injuries: Davenport expected to miss about a month
Saints defensive end Marcus Davenport suffered a toe injury in Week 8 and is undergoing tests, NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported. Here are other injuries we're tracking.
Terrelle Pryor stays in AFC East, signing with Bills
Ten days after being released by the New York Jets, Terrelle Pryor is back in the AFC East. The journeyman wide receiver is signing a one-year deal with the Buffalo Bills.
Bills run four trick plays on opening drive
The Buffalo Bills attempted four trick plays in a row for their opening drive against the New England Patriots.
Charles Clay makes catch amid four Pats defenders
Buffalo Bills quarterback Derek Anderson powers a throw to Buffalo Bills wide receiver Charles Clay for a 21-yard gain against the New England Patriots.
Anderson launches to Andre Holmes for toe-tap catch
Buffalo Bills quarterback Derek Anderson launches a throw to Buffalo Bills wide receiver Andre Holmes for a 21-yard gain against the New England Patriots.
Anderson lofts pass to lunging McCoy for 24 yards
Buffalo Bills quarterback Derek Anderson lofts pass to wide receiver LeSean McCoy for 24 yards.
Andre Holmes goes low for first down
Buffalo Bills quarterback Derek Anderson throws a first down pass to Buffalo Bills wide receiver Andre Holmes who reaches low for the catch.