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Web Rumblings: Buffalo Bills Links, 7/21

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

Bills Focus: Edwards Brings Experience to Buffalo (3:28) - zooms in on new defensive coordinator George Edwards.

Florence excited for upcoming season |
Drayton Florence talks with about his football camp, last season becoming the starter, and the upcoming season.

Parameters for Troup? – Inside The Bills
"With the Tampa Bay Buccaneers signing their second-round pick, DT Brian Price, to a four-year deal late last night, it not only helps in terms of setting some ballpark figures, but he also plays the same position as Troup."

Chester Pitts update – Inside The Bills
"The Bills have not been mentioned as an interested party, but some veteran depth behind starters Andy Levitre and Eric Wood wouldn’t be a bad idea. Outside of Kirk Chambers the seven reserve guards and centers on Buffalo’s roster have a combined three games of NFL experience."

BillBoard - Blogs - The Buffalo News
"Former NFL lineman and current CBS analyst Randy Cross weighs in with his forecast on the top divisions and the top teams drafting next year. He has the Bills No. 30 in the NFL and drafting third in 2011, behind Tampa (No. 32) and St. Louis (No. 31)."

Bills, Jills and golf at Turning Stone Resort Championship - Sports - Rome Observer
Jim Kelly and Ruben Brown have both been added to the lineup of players at the Turning Stone Pro Am. "Fans will have an opportunity to interact with the players and ask questions during a pre-round Q&A of Bills participants. The Buffalo Jills Cheerleaders will also be making a special guest appearance at the event."

Pitarresi: Meeting Tasker a big thrill - Utica, NY - The Observer-Dispatch
"So, everyone was looking forward to the tournament the first week in August, but my big thrill was shaking the hand of Steve Tasker, the former Buffalo Bills star." Pitarresi goes on to list Tasker's credentials and talk about his playing career wondering if the man should be in the Hall of Fame.

Rookie DE Carrington Should Contribute Quickly | NFL Blog Blitz
"With his prototypical NFL size for a defensive end, Carrington is expected to play an integral role in Buffalo's transition to the 3-4 defense. In a 3-4 alignment, you'd like your defensive ends to have big frames but still be athletic, and Carrington certainly boasts both attributes."

Top 10 Fantasy Rookies Worth Watching -
"The Buffalo Bills spent their 1st round pick in the NFL draft this past season on C.J. Spiller in the hopes that he would spice up the Bills' anemic offense. Because the Bills' offense is so bad (and he will share the ball with at least Fred Jackson and maybe even Marshawn Lynch, Spiller can't be counted on to be a worthy fantasy back."

Tired T.O. - Sully on Sports - Blogs - The Buffalo News
"With NFL camps soon to begin, T.O. still doesn't have a team. His agent, Drew Rosenhaus, texted ESPN's Adam Schefter to say he's "very confident" Owens will be signed within a few weeks. Owens, meanwhile, blames his unemployment on the media. He actually suggested that league personnel types have been swayed by reports of his disruptive personality. Yeah, right."

Buccaneers sign second-round pick - NFL News - FOX Sports on MSN
"The Philadelphia Eagles had free-agent LB Alvin Bowen in for a workout on Tuesday, league sources said. Bowen, who was originally selected by the Buffalo Bills in the fifth round of the 2008 draft, fits in as a 4-3 weak-side linebacker."