Sport Buffalo Bills Links, 11/2: Recapping the win over Miami
Buffalo Bills 31, Tennessee Titans 34: Rapid recap and notes
The Bills lost by a razor’s edge against the Titans.The Bills started the game off well, forcing a punt on Tennessee’s first drive. Josh Allen and Devin Singletary matriculated the ball down the field on a 13 play, 74 yard drive, but the offense had to settle for a 24 yard field goal. The Bills forced a three and out, but then the Titans ran back with a three and out of their own, sacking Allen on third down to force the punt.
Theextended their recent run of dominance over the to seven games, thanks to Sunday’s 26-11 win at Highmark Stadium. Several Bills stood out as having outstanding performances in the win, led by wide receiver Cole Beasley, defensive tackle Ed Oliver, defensive end Jerry Hughes, and safety Jordan Poyer.
Today’s edition of the Bills daily links leads off by recapping Buffalo’s fifth win on the season, including game recaps, report cards, observations, and more as the Bills extended their lead in the AFC East race to two games in the loss column.
QB Case Keenum to start for Browns on Thursday as Baker Mayfield deals with shoulder injury
Case Keenum will fill in for injured Baker Mayfield on Thursday night.Keenum will have a chance to start against his former team, as the veteran started all 16 games for Denver back in 2018. He went 1-7 in eight starts with Washington in 2019, but he still got a three-year, $18M deal from the Browns in 2020. In one-plus seasons with the team, the 33-year-old has seen time in four games, completing six of his 13 pass attempts for 52 yards.
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Recapping Buffalo’s win over the Dolphins
Josh Allen and the Bills continued their mastery of the Miami Dolphins, with Allen improving to 7-1 all-time in his career against the Dolphins. We discuss the keys to Buffalo’s offense breaking out of a first-half slump, explore the second-half adjustments Allen and the offense made, dissect how Allen eventually took advantage of Miami’s blitzes, and analyze the disruptive performance from defensive tackle Ed Oliver that earned him a game ball Sunday.
Seahawks pass-rusher L.J. Collier reportedly generating trade interest
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Reactions, report cards, observations
Beat writers covering the Bills across the country break down Buffalo’s 26-11 win over Miami. The reactions laud wide receiver Cole Beasley for rescuing the offense, and defensive tackle Ed Oliver, defensive end Jerry Hughes, and cornerback Levi Wallace for fueling the defense that stymied the Dolphins all game long. We then hand out report cards for the offense, defense, special teams, and coaching, and recap how the Bills bounced back from a slow start to improve to 5-2.
Bucs DT Vita Vea's high school RB highlight video is a must-watch
Vea played at Milpitas High School in Northern California and served as a running back and defensive lineman. As a senior, he rushed 47 times for 578 yards and 11 touchdowns. He had 19 sacks, according to his MaxPreps page. It makes you wonder why they didn’t feed him the ball more based on how unstoppable he was!Vea played defensive line at Washington in college and with the Bucs. The 2018 No. 12 overall pick is listed at 6-foot-4 and 347 pounds. He must have put on a ton of weight upon arriving at Washington.
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Latest on injury to guard Jon Feliciano
After suffering a calf strain in the win over the Dolphins, Buffalo Bills starting guard Jon Feliciano is listed as week-to-week according to head coach Sean McDermott.
Panthers to stick with OC Joe Brady as play caller
The Panthers managed just three points in Sunday’s loss to the Giants, dropping them to 3-4 on the year. Clearly, something has to change, but head coach Matt Rhule says that he has no plans to take play-calling duties away from offensive coordinator Joe Brady.[RELATED: Panthers, Dolphins Favorites To Land Watson?]
Josh Allen a guest on ESPN’s ManningCast
During ESPN’s coverage of the Monday Night Football game between theand the , Bills All-Pro quarterback Josh Allen stopped by to reminisce about a time he drank Peyton Manning out of Labatt Blue Light and reveal what it would take for him to go smash a folding table. We also learned that Peyton’s son, Marshall, is a huge Josh Allen fan.
Odds and ends
We discuss what potential moves the Bills might make leading up to Tuesday’s 4 p.m. Eastern trade deadline, examine the impact Josh Allen has made through his first 50 starts with the Bills, find out why Buffalo’s November schedule appears tougher than we first expected, hear why the man who called Sunday’s win over the Dolphins says the Bills are the team to beat in the AFC, and much more!
Panthers place offensive lineman John Miller on injured reserve
After starting 14 games for the Panthers in 2020, Miller re-signed with Carolina this past offseason. After missing Week 1, the lineman started each of the Panthers’ next six games. The former third-round pick spent the first four seasons of his career with the Bills before starting 13 games for the Bengals in 2019.The Panthers also swapped punters on Tuesday, waiving Ryan Winslow and adding Lac Edwards to the practice squad. Per Newton (on Twitter), Edwards is expected to be promoted for Sunday’s game against the Falcons. Winslow was filling in for Joseph Charlton, who is currently sitting on IR.
Watch Miami (OH) vs. Buffalo: How to live stream, TV channel, start time for Tuesday's NCAA Football game .
How to watch Miami (OH) vs. Buffalo football gameThe Miami (OH) RedHawks can't call it a day yet, but they are winning as expected. they have a bit of a cushion as they currently lead the Buffalo Bulls 17-7 after one quarterMiami (OH) has been led by QB Brett Gabbert, who so far has passed for two TDs and 125 yards on nine attempts.