Fighting a Letdown Part of the New Buffalo Bills

Success provokes anxiety.  Is nervousness always part of the playoffs?  If so, it’s no wonder the Buffalo Bills were so reluctant to make them. But as the president who had to wear a tie realized, some problems are worth the Continue reading Fighting a Letdown Part of the New Buffalo Bills

Tyrod Taylor Era Over, Or Not, For Buffalo Bills

Tyrod Taylor may be back to help conduct psychological evaluations.  The Rorschach test of quarterbacks looks different depending on the perspective.  Interpreting inkblots is a task for unsettled minds. The Buffalo Bills are locked in here with him. Having this many Continue reading Tyrod Taylor Era Over, Or Not, For Buffalo Bills

Good Triumphs Over Patriots, Bills Fans Celebrate

Life can change over one game.  Take how I went from from watching a Super Bowl with weary detachment to swearing on Philadelphia’s behalf.  Mountain Dew’s Sprite knockoff kicking in can take some of the credit.  But New England not Continue reading Good Triumphs Over Patriots, Bills Fans Celebrate

Eric Wood Shifts Into Retirement As Buffalo Bills Lose Their Center

The aching is worse the more you care.  Sports provide valuable life lessons, if not always fun ones.  But being sad at a career’s end just means you enjoyed the during part.  The human element a favorite player’s retirement about Continue reading Eric Wood Shifts Into Retirement As Buffalo Bills Lose Their Center

Thankful for Service, Buffalo Bills Get Ready to Fire

Figuring out who’s not present in a group is tricky.  It takes a true party animal to be noticed for not attending.  Our football gatherings don’t have rooting interests for now.  That’s no reason to stop celebrating.  Didn’t you hear Continue reading Thankful for Service, Buffalo Bills Get Ready to Fire

No End Zone Yet, But Buffalo Bills Touch Down in Playoffs

A Buffalo Bills fan born Monday has never seen a playoff game.  The agony drags on daily.  Will that poor kid ever know anything but disappointment?  Older folks are still waiting for the first touchdown in an elimination game since Continue reading No End Zone Yet, But Buffalo Bills Touch Down in Playoffs

Hating Rivals Only One Reason to Stick with Buffalo Bills

The Sun may be blotted out by the eternally imposing next foe.  But the Buffalo Bills feel warm for now.  Present grayness can’t make me shiver. Keeping mathematically alive is a tradition like sneaking cookies from platters you’re bringing to Continue reading Hating Rivals Only One Reason to Stick with Buffalo Bills

Reversing an entire era of Buffalo Bills football

It’s been a tough football century.  Sure, there’s over 80 percent of it left for teams I like to learn useful scoring and halting techniques.  But the trend line has barely inched upward to inspire irrational hopefulness.  The patient remains Continue reading Reversing an entire era of Buffalo Bills football