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Veteran LB Keith Rivers retiring from NFL
Veteran linebacker Keith Rivers is retiring from the NFL after seven seasons split among the Bengals, Giants and Bills.
U-Who? USC, Georgia top contenders for title of 'Linebacker U'
Which college football program is best at producing NFL linebackers? We're taking a look back at the past 15 NFL drafts to determine which school is the real "LB U."
Best fits for top 10 free-agent inside linebackers
Around The NFL's Conor Orr ranks the top 10 inside linebackers and lists the best team fits for each one. Could Sean Weatherspoon take his talents to the Arizona desert?
Keith Rivers signs one-year contract with Cowboys
The Dallas Cowboys announced Wednesday that former Buffalo Bills linebacker Keith Rivers has signed a one-year contract with the team.
Offseason Forecast: Buffalo Bills
The defense in Buffalo already is championship caliber, but coach Rex Ryan must prove for the first time that he can coach more than one side of the ball. Chris Wesseling has the Bills' offseason forecast.
Bills LB Nigel Bradham suspended for opening game
Buffalo Bills linebacker Nigel Bradham was suspended for the opening game of the 2014 season. The third-year pro was taking snaps in place of the injured Kiko Alonso.
Luke Kuechly tops 2014 list of NFL's best LBs
Reigning Defensive Player of the Year Luke Kuechly of the Carolina Panthers tops Around The League's preseason linebacker rankings. Find out where the rest of the pack ranks.
Could Preston Brown replace Kiko Alonso for Bills?
Kiko Alonso's torn ACL left a big hole in the Bills' defense. The team is reportedly eyeing former Louisville standout Preston Brown to fill the void. Can a rookie linebacker dominate in Buffalo again?
Florida State, Miami among contenders for 'Linebacker U' title
We're looking back over the past 25 years to find out which schools can lay claim to the title of "Linebacker U" and the battle for No. 1 on our list comes down to two nasty in-state rivals.
Rookie Whispers: Jace Amaro lining up everywhere
Second-round pick Jace Amaro has been impressive for the New York Jets so far as the "move" tight end. Will he help Geno Smith improve? Find out what else we're hearing about first-year players.
AFC East draft needs: Anthony Barr could make Bills' D special
Elliot Harrison rounds up the draft priorities of each team in the AFC East -- including the Buffalo Bills, who could have a special defense on their hands if they take Anthony Barr at No. 9.
Alabama linebacker C.J. Mosley meets with Buffalo Bills
Alabama's C.J. Mosley, considered the best inside linebacker in the draft and perhaps the second-best linebacker overall, met with the Buffalo Bills on Thursday.
Roster Reset: NFC East
The Redskins and Giants have had a busy offseason, but Chip Kelly and the Eagles still are favorites in the NFC East. How does Darren Sproles' addition make Philly even more dynamic?
Roster Reset: AFC East
New England remain the kings of the AFC East. After the Patriots landed Darrelle Revis in free agency, could the Jets, Dolphins or Bills still knock Bill Belichick's team off its perch?
Which teams signed the most new players?
The offseason has featured big changes in Tampa Bay and New York. The 49ers, meanwhile, barely have brought in new talent. We examine which teams made the most moves.
Brandon Spikes agrees to one-year contract with Bills
Brandon Spikes has agreed to a one-year deal with the Buffalo Bills, Albert Breer reported. The former Patriots linebacker's new contract is worth $3.25 million, per Ian Rapoport.
Doug Whaley: Buffalo Bills' Kiko Alonso to play WLB
Kiko Alonso played every defensive snap at middle linebacker for the Buffalo Bills last season. But the Bills general manager confirmed Friday that the second-year defender is in for a position switch.
Free agency primer: Top 10 linebackers
Looking for a linebacker this offseason? There aren't many attractive options in free agency, with Brandon Spikes and Karlos Dansby leading the pack.
Offseason Forecast: New York Giants
The New York Giants were one of the NFL's biggest flops in 2013. Can the Giants rebuild their roster and get Eli Manning back to his old self with coach Tom Coughlin back at the helm?
Jason Pierre-Paul questionable for Giants vs. Cowboys
We've long wondered about Jason Pierre-Paul's availability for the New York Giants' opener. Two days before the game, we still don't have an answer as the defensive end is a game-time decision.