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Web Rumblings: Buffalo Bills Links, 7/15

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

Expect Edwards To Get First Crack At Bills QB Job : Buffalo Sports Daily
"Despite mounting growing sentiment, especially among the media for Brian Brohm winning the Buffalo Bills starting quarterback job during training camp, I’m told by a pair of current players it will be Trent Edwards who enters camp as the number one guy, and the job will be his to lose."

Spiller Holdout? No Big Deal - WGR 550 SportsRadio
"Now this isn't saying that he'll be able to come up swinging after a holdout that extends over the month mark, but as long as he signs within the first couple of weeks during training camp, he won't miss a beat this season. Look at the past ten years of first round running backs that have held out."

Joe from NYC Blog: The Bills selling out two home games really isn't that impressive
Joe is unimpressed by the recent reports of the Bills selling out their home opener (which he says they could "sell out for the next 15 years") and the game against the Steelers.

Bills News
Who will become a playmaker on defense? -

"With a new era dawning at One Bills Drive, it is time for the next crop of young players to make the move toward being a force for defensive coordinator George Edwards. The two prime candidates to be the breakout playmakers of 2010 are two of the team’s last three first-round draft choices, Aaron Maybin and Leodis McKelvin."

Bills Focus: A Dream Realized (5:43) -
"Bills 2010 5th Round Draft Pick Ed Wang had been schooled for the NFL since he was six years old."

Monday QB club event – Inside The Bills
"The Monday QB Club is inviting all members (and prospective members) to their annual training camp event! The club will attend a Buffalo Bills evening practice session on Mon., August 2nd, at the Bills Verizon Wireless Training Camp, St. John Fisher College, in Pittsford."

Video: Why is Terrell Owens unsigned? - AFC East Blog - ESPN
"Michael Smith, Tedy Bruschi and Tim Hasselbeck on why Terrell Owens is still unsigned."

Bills, Jills to highlight Turning Stone pro-am |
"Turning Stone Resort is planning to offer some sports crossover appeal at its fourth annual PGA Tour event next month. The resort has teamed up with the NFL’s Buffalo Bills. During tournament week, Aug. 2-8, four celebrity guest Bills alumni will participate in the Wednesday (Aug. 4) pro-am, which has been renamed the Buffalo Bills Pro-Am. In addition, the Buffalo Jills cheerleading squad will be on hand to cheer on the contestants."

Trinity Valley CC announces 2010 Cardinal Hall of Fame class - NJCAA | News | National
Former Buffalo Bills Linzy Cole, who played eight games for the Bills in 1972, is being inducted into the Trinity Valley CC Hall of Fame.

Ex-OSU linebacker tackles tough news head-on | Zanesville Times Recorder
Marcus Freeman, who the Bills had on their practice squad last year, is a graduate assistant at Ohio State University after his playing career was cut short by an enlarged heart valve.

Buffalo Bills ticket sales a little soft
The headline should read "Buffalo Bills season ticket sales a little soft" the way the article is shaped.

The Problem With Predicting The Kansas City Chiefs 2010 Record - Arrowhead Pride
Joel Thorman uses two Bills victories to explain why predicting wins and losses is a frivolous effort. Apparently we were supposed to lose to the Chiefs the last two years.

AFC East preview and predictions |
Kyle Belanger calls the Bills a "team in transition" in this preview of the AFC East.

Who Is Chan Gailey? " Bills Gab
Paul Miller takes a look back at Chan Gailey's coaching tenure and his hiring by the Buffalo Bills.

KFFL - Article - Lee Evans, WR, Buffalo Bills

A breakdown of the fantasy prospects of Lee Evans.

Fantasy Football - 2010 Fantasy outlooks: Buffalo Bills :
Jamey Eisenberg unceremoniously calls the Bills the worst offense in the NFL before identifying the fantasy candidates on the roster.

NFL News
Eighteen-game schedule could be key to NFL's labor issue - John P. Lopez -

John Lopez proposes that an 18 game regular season could solve the NFL's labor woes. More interestingly he suggests eliminating all OTAs and preseason games and replacing them with three Developmental league games in the Spring. news: Pack thriving and suffering, depending on who's reading ledger
Read this article from Jason La Canfora and you will understand why the NFLPA and the NFL are going to have some serious problems in negotiations.

Packers financials raise specter of unshared revenues |
Ross Tucker and Mike Florio bring up some very interesting tidbits about the Packer's financial report which was released earlier this week. They have some direct connections to the Buffalo Bills since both are in small markets.