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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.

No hard Pro Bowl feelings for Williams -
"I’m not disappointed in any way. I’m not disappointed," said Williams. "They told me first alternate so it’s kind of a bittersweet deal. It’s an honor to get recognized by your fans, the players you play against and the coaches that coach against you. I’m honored with anything I get."

Inside The Bills | WR corps stretched to limit
"Buffalo’s wide receiving corps has lost the likes of Roscoe Parrish, Lee Evans and Chan Gailey doesn’t sound optimistic that David Nelson will get back from a rib injury suffered last week. Knowing how much the Bills make use of a four-wide set, the demands on the youth of the Bills receiving corps will be at an all-time high on Sunday."

Top 10 Buffalo Bills Moments In 2010 - WGR 550 SportsRadio
Solid list from Joe Buscaglia on the top 10 moments of 2010.

Brohm takes first team reps again -
"You always want to be out there with the first team no matter what position you’re playing," Brohm told "It’s been good to get the reps and get the work. I feel like I’ve been getting better each day of practice."

Kelly's Call: Assessing one's play at season's end -
Jim Kelly opines on Brian Brohm, Ryan Fitzpatrick and more.

Brian Brohm on Possibly Playing Sunday (:58) -
"With Ryan Fitzpatrick missing a second day of practice, the Bills backup quarterback talks about the possibility of playing on Sunday against the Jets. "

Bills Focus: Goals Still in Sight (3:30) -
"Even though the Bills are out of the playoff picture, they still have several goals in mind to accomplish against the Jets on Sunday."

Inside The Bills | Brohm’s done this before
"If he in fact starts on Sunday it will be interesting to see what he can do in Gailey’s offensive system after a consistent if not spectacular preseason this past summer."

Inside The Bills | Jones has setback
"Receiver Donald Jones suffered a setback regarding a head injury suffered last week against New England. After missing practice Wednesday, the rookie receiver also missed practice Thursday."

Inside The Bills | Mayo fined for hit in Bills game
"New England LB Jerod Mayo delivered a couple of big shots in the game last week against the Bills. According to a Boston Herald report, he’s been fined by the league for one of them. Presumably it’s the kill shot he tried to lay on Stevie Johnson that went helmet-to-helmet."

Inside The Bills | Practice update
"Here are the non-participants for practice here on Thursday."

Inside The Bills | Fitz on his future
"We’ll evaluate it after the season is over," he said. "My focus right now is getting back there on the field to rebound from last week’s performance and just trying to go out there with the guys that we have and getting a win against the Jets."

Stroud facing Jets to show Bills he still belongs - The Buffalo News
"He's played good," Gailey said. "He's probably never had a great game, you know where he got sacks, where he got tackles for losses and things like that. He's been very steady for us during the course of the year, and that's one thing that you've got to have. You've got to have those guys that you can depend on week in and week out to walk out there."

Bills chant: R-E-S-T! Rest! Rest! Rest! - AFC East Blog - ESPN
"AccuScore's simulations indicate the Jets would be 67 percent favorites and win by an average of six points if they play their starters."

Bills' Williams still has Pro Bowl shot - Bills & NFL - The Buffalo News
"I would much rather be a guy that some people say, 'Oh, he should have gotten in and he didn't get in,' because of the way I'm playing rather than somebody that maybe gets in on reputation. I'm not saying that about any of the guys that made it at D-tackle. I'm just saying in general, I would much rather be viewed as somebody 'Oh, he should have gotten in because he's playing his tail off.'"

CLAYTON: Bills Singing A Familiar Tune - WGR 550 SportsRadio
"The Bills like who they have at quarterback in Ryan Fitzpatrick and ESPN's John Clayton says it's a familiar offseason mentality for the team. On the air with Mike Schopp today he said that the Bills have foregone going after the best young QB in the draft in the recent past and obviously it hasn't been working so well for them."

Buffalo Bills' Fred Jackson takes aim at 1,000 yards | Democrat and Chronicle
"It bordered on ridiculous that in the first four games, Jackson — the lone bright spot on offense in 2009 — had a total of 22 touches (20 rushes for 87 yards, 2 receptions for 0 yards)"

Buffalo Bills undeserving of Pro Bowl representative | Democrat and Chronicle
"For only the fourth time since the 1970 AFL-NFL merger, the Buffalo Bills had no players selected to the Pro Bowl. That's just what they deserved," argues Bob Matthews.

Sanchez will start for Jets vs. Bills -
"I wanted to see him throw [in practice yesterday], because last week at this time I had my concerns, but right now he's zipping it pretty good," Ryan said. "I don't want to put him out there if we don't think he's healthy, but I believe he's healthy now."

Video: Week 17 Bills-Jets Preview - BillBoard - The Buffalo News
"Will the playoff bound New York Jets rest their starters? Where will the Bills end up in the next NFL draft order? And will Fred Jackson top 1,000 rushing yards again? Mark and Al break down the Bills-Jets season finale matchup."