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The Rex Effect

After a turbulent final act with the Jets, Rex Ryan is starting fresh in Buffalo, infusing the franchise with qualities that have been in short supply since the Bills’ Super Bowl heydey: personality, excitement and optimism. Brash? He’s OK with that, too

Week 4 Twitter Mailbag

Answering your questions about the Bills' decision to bench EJ Manuel, Carolina's woes, and whether or not Steve Smith Sr. was the steal of the offseason

Moving Day in Buffalo

It's an annual tradition: Every summer, the Buffalo Bills pack up their team headquarters and move 78 miles east for training camp in Pittsford, N.Y. This is how it happens

The Sammy Show

It might be a smidge too early to hand him the rookie of the year hardware, but wide receiver Sammy Watkins is generating buzz with the Bills. Plus, a reader mailbag with questions about the NFL in L.A. and another team name change

Welcome to Camp Hope

Five months after the Super Bowl ended, football is finally back ... well, sorta. Training camps are getting started this week, and optimism is high in all 32 locales—including Buffalo, where playoffs have only been a rumor since 1999

‘We’ve Got to Win Now’

Inspired by his mentor Bill Nunn, who died two days earlier, Bills GM Doug Whaley pulled off the biggest trade of the 2014 NFL draft to select wideout Sammy Watkins. The move announced to the rest of the league, and to long-suffering fans: Buffalo is tired of losing