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Game Day Web Rumblings: Buffalo Bills Links, 12/26

FOXBORO MA - DECEMBER 06:  Head coach Bill Belichick of the New England Patriots looks on in the first half against the New York Jets at Gillette Stadium on December 6 2010 in Foxboro Massachusetts.  (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)
FOXBORO MA - DECEMBER 06: Head coach Bill Belichick of the New England Patriots looks on in the first half against the New York Jets at Gillette Stadium on December 6 2010 in Foxboro Massachusetts. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)
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Matt Warren is Associate Director of NFL coverage for SB Nation and previously covered the Bills for Buffalo Rumblings for more than a decade.

Gameday Tipsheet - Week 16 -
Chris Brown's truly excellent gameday prep sheet.

"What's the Word" with George Wilson (4:00) -
Some of the Buffalo Bills talk about their favorite Christmas experiences with George Wilson

Inside The Bills | Hangartner may dress
"Eric Wood is going to start at center on Sunday regardless of whether Hangartner dresses for the game or not. If he does dress it’s expected that Hangartner would serve in a backup role."

Bills free agents ponder future - Bills & NFL - The Buffalo News
Some notable Bills are set to become free agents after the season and they could be playing in their final home game in Buffalo. The other Bills expected to become unrestricted free agents are: Donte Whitner, "linebackers Paul Posluszny, Akin Ayodele, Shawne Merriman and Keith Ellison; defensive backs Drayton Florence, George Wilson and Ashton Youboty; offensive tackle Mansfield Wrotto; defensive tackle John McCargo; and running back Quinton Ganther."

Patriots-Bills Preview -
The Associated Press preview of today's game.

Inside The Bills | Fan Friday 12-24
Chris Brown answers questions on Donovan McNabb, giving up on Lee Evans, what happens to players on IR, Fitz's beard, keeping Wood at center, and more.

Week 16: Patriots vs. Bills Preview (2:27) -
A preview of today's game from NFL Network.

Bills Focus: Patriots Preview with Chan Gailey (5:59) -
Chan Gailey and Chris Brown sit down to discuss the upcoming game against the Patriots.

Inside The Bills | Naaman’s birthday
Naaman Roosevelt, whose birthday is December 23rd, discusses what it's like having your birthday so close to Christmas.

Inside The Bills | Chan on Moorman
"We try to get him to put it on one side of the field or the other," said Gailey. "We want to take our coverage to one side and limit the returns when you can put it outside the numbers on one side or the other. We’re not asking him to kick it right on the sideline at 39 yards and net that out. We still like the good deep punts, but we would like them on or outside the numbers if we can get them there."

Inside The Bills | How prep for Pats changes
"Bills head coach Chan Gailey shed some light on just how much changes with respect to game planning when you face a division opponent the second time around."

Inside The Bills | Hoping to give fans a ‘W’
"We still have to give the fans something to be proud of and something for them to look forward to going into next season," said Fred Jackson. "If we can go out and get a win in front of our home crowd against New England it’s something they’ll be able to hang their hats on."

Patriots' Brady is second to none - Jerry Sullivan - The Buffalo News
Jerry Sullivan says the most pivotal moment of the NFL season was when Tom Brady lit into his teammates on November 14th.

Bills' Gamble is strong, silent type - Bills & NFL - The Buffalo News
A profile of the Bills S&C coach, John Gamble. "The 53-year-old Virginia native was the top-ranked powerlifter in the world in the 275-pound class from 1981 to 1983. He once lifted 826 1/2 pounds off the ground. He was inducted to the U.S. Weightlifting Hall of Fame in 1999."

Buffalo Bills seek big win against New England Patriots | Democrat and Chronicle
"The Bills would love to end their misery against the Patriots, but they'd also like to register a victory over a playoff team." Sal's Six Points and more are found within this article today.

Final Word: AFC East - AFC East Blog - ESPN
"Five nuggets of knowledge about Week 16". Some milestones are in reach for Bills players and the Bills defense deserves more credit.

Gronkowskis are gifts that keep on giving - AFC East Blog - ESPN
A special look at the Gronkowskis, who have three NFL football players, a pro baseballer, and the youngest set to attend Kansas State in the fall on a football scholarship. They are from Amherst.

Video: Patriots at Bills predictions - AFC East Blog - ESPN
"ESPN analysts Marcellus Wiley and Mark Schlereth preview Sunday's game between the New England Patriots and Buffalo Bills in Ralph Wilson Stadium. Both predict the Patriots will extend their win streak over the Bills to an outrageous 15 games."

5 Things To Watch For During Bills - Patriots - WGR 550 SportsRadio
"The New England Patriots come to town, and are among the best in the NFL. Can the Bills stop the Patriots streak of 14 consecutive wins over them? Here's some things to watch for during the contest:"

Patriots at Bills - The Boston Globe
A look at today's key matchups.

Bills find reasons to upend Patriots -
"Bills running back Fred Jackson and his teammates see today’s tilt against the Patriots as a possible statement game."

New side line of work for Pierre Woods -
"Former Patriots linebacker and special-teamer Pierre Woods will suit up for the Buffalo Bills today."

With Arlington Lamar ex Jackson carrying load, Bills in good shape | Charean Williams | Star Telegram
"Fred Jackson is looking forward to next season. Not only will it mean a new start for his Buffalo Bills, but Jackson will get to play in his hometown of Arlington in a regular-season game against the Dallas Cowboys."