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Web Rumblings: Buffalo Bills Links, 9/30

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

Inside The Bills | Stroud sounds questionable "
"The only guy that might miss (the game) is Marcus Stroud," said Gailey. "He got hurt in the ball game and we’ll see how he feels today, but he’s probably the one that has the least chance to make it for Sunday."

Mitchell Visits His Teammates - WGR 550 SportsRadio
I'm taking it in stride, figuring it out step by step. I sprained my lisfranc, I stepped to the outside and it flexed to the inside. Initially we didn't think it was that bad, but then they said it was worse than they thought.

Inside The Bills | Maybin saying right things "
"As this point, it’s not about first-round draft pick (status). It’s about winning football games," said Maybin. "As far as winning football games and me being in a position to help the team the best way I can, I still have some work to do. I think that I’m man enough to admit that I can look myself in the mirror and say that, as well as a whole lot of other people."

Bills Roundup: Poz Returns; Stroud, Davis Sit Out (4:18) -

Paul Posluszny returned to practice for the Bills in hopes of playing Sunday, C.J. Spiller receives an award, and several players help support the NFL's Play 60 Challenge.

Ryan Fitzpatrick Wednesday Press Conference (3:17) -
The Bills quarterback talks about facing the Jets cornerbacks and defensive pressure, and the Bills trying to find an identity.

Chan Gailey Wednesday Press Conference (10:32) -
The Bills head coach updates the injury situation, talks about Aaron Maybin, and facing another athletic tight end this weekend.

Inside The Bills | Bills injury report "
LB Andra Davis (shoulder), DE Marcus Stroud (ankle) and TE Jonathan Stupar (foot) all did not practice. Poz practiced fully and expects to play.

Inside The Bills | Thurs. radio appearances "
It’s a long list of player radio appearances for the Bills on Thursday. Here’s the rundown.

Inside The Bills | Poz: "It felt great" "
"It felt great," Posluszny said after practice. "I’m really excited about how I feel, how my knee felt, how I moved around. I’ve got to knock the rust off a bit in terms of reading and reaction with some things, but physically the knee felt great."

Inside The Bills | Ryan knows Maybin well "
"When he came out of high school I thought he was the real deal," said Ryan. "Even at Penn State I think he does have pass rush skills. He’s got an outstanding get-off, he can turn the edge on you. The production isn’t there initially, but you’ve got to be patient with the guy and Chan knows that. It’s probably just a matter of time before that kid turns the corner."

Bills' secondary looking for a pick-me-up - Jerry Sullivan - The Buffalo News
Sullivan examines the Buffalo Bills lack of interceptions coming off a year where they were second in the NFL with 28.

Jim McNally a secret weapon for Jets' O-line - AFC East Blog - ESPN
From his home in Orchard Park, N.Y., not far from Ralph Wilson Stadium, home of the Buffalo Bills, former Bills OL coach Jim McNally quietly has been working for the New York Jets as an OL consultant. | Buffalo, NY | Bills Roundtable
2-On-Your-Side's Ben Hayes and Leo Roth of the Rochester Democrat and Chronicle discuss the move to cut Edwards from the roster, and break down how the Bills will match up against a very confident Jets team.

Kelsay Extension
Kelsay signs extension -

"I said from day one that I’d be loyal to this organization," said Kelsay. "They took a chance on me when they drafted me fairly high. We haven’t done a lot of winning since I’ve been here, but I think that’s going to turn around. I want to be a part of the solution. I don’t want to be part of the problem and by staying put I think you have your best chance of winning. You don’t want to leave a franchise that’s been so loyal to you and miss out on where they’re going. I’m real confident about where this team is headed."

Kelsay thrilled to have chance to end career with Bills - Bills & NFL - The Buffalo News
There's no question about it, I'm thrilled," said Kelsay on Wednesday. "I want to end my career here, and this gives me an opportunity to do that. Obviously it still comes down to production and putting it out on the field. But it's a step I was willing to take, and they were willing to take, more than that.

Bills sign Chris Kelsay to four-year extension |
The team is clearly happy with Kelsay's transition to the 3-4 defense. Metric-based websites have indicated Kelsay struggling the last few years, but the Bills see something different.

Edwards a Jaguar
Gailey played Bills' QB shuffle with full deck - Bob DiCesare - The Buffalo News

The new coach unraveled his quarterback situation exactly as he should have. He afforded Edwards opportunity to rediscover the player he once was. And when that failed he turned to Fitzpatrick to provide a steadying influence.

Trent Edwards Speaks To Jacksonville Media - WGR 550 SportsRadio
Former Bills and current Jaguars quarterback Trent Edwards met with the media Wednesday in Jacksonville, speaking about his former team, the shock of being benched and then cut in the same week, and his hair.

Trent Edwards defends his deep ball - AFC East Blog - ESPN
Trent Edwards reported to the Jacksonville Jaguars on Wednesday and answered some of the same questions he faced during his three-plus seasons with the Buffalo Bills.

Rex Ryan explains Trent Edwards claim - AFC East Blog - ESPN
It would have been two factors. We think he can play quarterback in this league. The other factor would be we think it would help us get an idea of this Buffalo offense. That would have been a little plus there.

More Bills Links
Spiller names AFC Special Teams POW -

It seemed like it was only a matter of time knowing the game breaking talent that C.J. Spiller is, but following an impressive 95-yard kickoff return for a touchdown in Week 3 at New England, Spiller was named AFC Special Teams Player of the Week.

Edgerson ready for Wall of Fame honor -
Edgerson will see his name unveiled on the Bills Wall of Fame this Sunday at halftime of Buffalo’s Week 4 tilt with the New York Jets. The former cornerback is the first former AFL Bills player to be named to the Wall since his former teammate George Saimes was added back in 2000 along with Bob Kalsu.

Inside The Bills | Assessing the pass rush "
""Well that’s the one thing that we’ve got to do a better job of is pressuring the passer and I think that we’ve got to do better when we rush four," said head coach Chan Gailey. "We’ve got to do better when we rush five and six. It’s not just one thing that’s creating a lack of pass rush for us right now.""

Inside The Bills | QB Brown happy with recall "
"I was watching film Tuesday with Fitz and through the meetings and stuff today I remember all of it," said Brown. "There are a couple of new terms in the meetings that I’ll have to figure out what those are. I know about 95 percent of it though."

Maybin: 'I still have some work to do' - Bills & NFL - The Buffalo News
Aaron Maybin discusses what he and the Bills' pass rush must do to improve.

Bills Fan Tweetmail - Week 4 - WGR 550 SportsRadio
Joe Buscaglia answers fan tweet questions.

Oh, snap! Center-QB exchange important - AFC East Blog - ESPN
Indianapolis Colts fixtures Peyton Manning and Jeff Saturday are about to set a record surpassing Jim Kelly and Kent Hull's post-merger mark of 157 starts by a center/QB tandem.

How I See It: AFC East Stock Watch - AFC East Blog - ESPN
Stock Falling: Donte Whitner. Check out why.