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Web Rumblings: Buffalo Bills Links, 4/30

Matt Warren is Associate Director of NFL coverage for SB Nation and previously covered the Bills for Buffalo Rumblings for more than a decade.

Carrington a proud player and parent -
Alex Carrington has a five-year old son and when he was deciding where to play football, he chose Arkansas State to be closer to him. His son, Khalil, even stayed with him in his apartment beginning in his sophomore year. Khalil, an avid Madden player, wanted his dad to go to the Buffalo Bills.

Nix explains QB approach -
Buddy Nix explains that the QBs on the Bills roster are good, just inconsistent. Then he points to a slew of reasons why they were inconsistent in the past. It ultimately led to the Bills passing on a QB come draft day.

How does Fred Jackson fit into Bills plans? : Buffalo Sports Daily
Chris Trapasso examines what Fred Jackson's role could look like in 2010.

10 most compelling NFL QB situations - Don Banks -
"There's the potential for a change at quarterback every week. If I had to pick one team that could hit for the quarterback cycle this season -- starting four players -- it would be the Bills."

UDFA Signings
Local WR Roosevelt headlines latest undrafted signings -

"Bulls all-time leading receiver Naaman Roosevelt was signed along with Wayne State RB Joique Bell, Howard University DE Will Croner, Tulsa CB John Destin, Texas A&M-Kingsville G Jorge Guerra and Virginia Tech CB Stephan Virgil." Mini-bios of each player are here as well.

Jersey numbers for undrafteds – Inside The Bills
WR Naaman Roosevelt -- #18; RB Joique Bell – #35; CB John Destin – #41; CB Stephan Virgil – #42; C/G Jorge Guerra – #62; DE Will Croner – #79

Roosevelt among six signed by Bills : Buffalo Bills : The Buffalo News
The Buffalo News looks at the six undrafted free agent signings.

Bills Officially Sign Naaman Roosevelt And 5 Other Undrafted Free Agents - WGR 550 SportsRadio
WGR gives short bios for the six newest signees.

Former Central offensive lineman signs free agent deal with Buffalo Bills -
Although not on yesterday's list of official signees, Georgia Tech's Cord Howard says he has signed a free agent deal with the Buffalo Bills. Read his story here.

NFL Draft
Bills Focus: Spiller's Versatility On Display (4:04) -

Bills 1st round pick C.J. Spiller's versatility enables Buffalo to be creative with their offensive packages.

Marcus Easley's Road To The NFL - ESPN Video - ESPN
"Bills draft pick Marcus Easley talks about how he ended up being drafted on ESPN First Take."

Why Spiller better than Best – Inside The Bills
Daniel Jeremiah thinks C.J. Spiller ran stronger than Jahvid Best.

BillBoard: More analysis on Spiller
"Bills RB C.J. Spiller: Smart, proud, fast and versatile, the former Clemson star will hit the ground running and will leave plenty of defenders frustrated and weary. ... There's a new attitude in Buffalo, and I like it."

Spiller jerseys now in-stock at The Bills Store -
"Buffalo Bills first-round draft pick running back C.J. "Lightning" Spiller has officially chosen to wear #21 for the Bills and his jersey is now available at The Bills Store at Ralph Wilson Stadium and at the Eastview Mall location in Victor, NY."

Other Bills Links
BillBoard: Where will T.O. land?

Oakland, Cincinnati, Atlanta, Houston, and Denver make Mark Gaughan's list.

AFC East offseason schedule finalized - AFC East Blog - ESPN
Buffalo Bills schedule: * Rookie minicamp: May 7-9. * OTAs: May 25-27, June 1-3, June 8-10, June 15-17, June 21-22. * Voluntary minicamp: June 4-6. * Mandatory minicamp: June 23-25.

Sports, Ink: This Day in Buffalo Sports History: Getting it right
On this day in 1985, the Bills selected DE Bruce Smith.

The best draft in Bills history: 25 years later - Buffalo Rumblings
The greatest draft in Buffalo Bills history began 25 years ago today.

How I See It: AFC East Stock Watch - AFC East Blog - ESPN
Trent Edwards get a "stock rising"? You bet. Edwards knows he has perhaps the best chance to be the Bills opening day starter at QB.