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Rumblings Recap: Buffalo Bills News, 3/7-3/11

Bills Showing Interest
2011 NFL Draft: Gabe Carimi To Visit With Bills - Buffalo Rumblings

Wisconsin OT Gabe Carimi reports that he will be making a pre-draft visit with the Buffalo Bills next week.

Cam Newton Has Private Workout Scheduled With Bills - Buffalo Rumblings
Cecil Newton told on Wednesday that his son, Cam, would be working out privately for eight NFL teams - including the Buffalo Bills.

Buffalo Bills Showing Interest In QB Adam Weber - Buffalo Rumblings
The National Football Post reports that the Buffalo Bills are one of several teams showing interest in Minnesota QB Adam Weber.

NFL Labor Negotiations Timeline
NFL, NFLPA Set To Resume Negotiations Monday - Buffalo Rumblings

With less than a week until a potential labor fiasco, the NFL and NFLPA will resume mediated CBA negotiations at 3PM on Monday.

NFL Labor Update: Union Still Demanding Financial Disclosure - Buffalo Rumblings
It's not the latest snag in the NFL and NFLPA's CBA negotiations, but it remains the biggest: financial disclosure.

Report: NFL, NFLPA Agree On Rookie Wage Scale Structure - Buffalo Rumblings
A CBA does not appear imminent in the NFL, but that doesn't mean small progress isn't being made. We (reportedly) have a rookie wage scale, ladies and gentlemen.

NFL Labor Update: Sides Making Progress On Revenue Split - Buffalo Rumblings
Reports from Mike Florio and Andrew Brandt indicate that the NFL and NFLPA have made significant progress on the $9 billion revenue split issue. The sides are still not close.

Peter King: NFL Free Agency Could Begin Without CBA - Buffalo Rumblings
SI's Peter King reports that if worst comes to worst on the NFL labor front today, the NFL could still resume business - i.e. free agency and the like - by the end of April.

NFLPA Officially Decertifies; Labor Battle Headed Toward Litigation - Buffalo Rumblings
Recapping a wild day on the NFL labor front.

Buffalo Bills Have 19 Millionaires Already For 2011 - Buffalo Rumblings
ESPN AFC East blogger Tim Graham has compiled a list of the players who will make $1M or more in 2011. Of the four AFC East teams, the Bills have the most.

2011 NFL Draft
2011 NFL Mock Draft: A Da'Quan Bowers Curveball - Buffalo Rumblings

In the latest SB Nation NFL Mock Draft, the Buffalo Bills select Clemson DE Da'Quan Bowers third overall. Discuss.

2011 NFL Draft: The Buffalo Bills Baker's Dozen - Buffalo Rumblings
That "Fine Nine" we debuted this morning? It's now a Baker's Dozen. The 13 prospects that Bills fans should be talking about at No. 3 overall.

Report: Bills Preparing For Da'Quan Bowers Pro Day - Buffalo Rumblings reports that the Buffalo Bills will be in attendance for the April 1 pro day featuring Clemson DE Da'Quan Bowers.

Poll: Which QB Prospect Is Better Trade-Up Target? - Buffalo Rumblings
Blog readers chime in on the idea of the Bills trading back into the first round for a QB, and which QB prospect they prefer.

2011 NFL Draft: Auburn, Arkansas Hold Pro Days Today - Buffalo Rumblings
Auburn and Arkansas are holding pro days today, meaning that two of the draft's hottest QB prospects - Cam Newton and Ryan Mallett - will be making their final public auditions for NFL scouts.

2011 NFL Draft: Von Miller Has A Harsh Critic - Buffalo Rumblings
Not everyone is high on Texas A&M linebacker Von Miller. In fact, one former NFL scout compares him to Vernon Gholston.

Reports: Buddy Nix Takes Cam Newton, Agents To Dinner - Buffalo Rumblings
Multiple reports indicate that Buffalo Bills GM Buddy Nix had dinner Monday night with Auburn QB Cam Newton and his agents.

Why The Buddy Nix/Cam Newton Dinner Might Be Irrelevant - Buffalo Rumblings
Much is being made about Buddy Nix dining Cam Newton. This is not a big deal, friends.

2011 NFL Draft: Big Names On Pro Day Circuit Today - Buffalo Rumblings
Several prominent 2011 NFL Draft prospects will be participating in pro days on Wednesday. Keep track of potential Bills targets here.

2011 NFL Draft: Pro Days Continue With Nebraska, Indiana - Buffalo Rumblings
2011 NFL Draft pro days continue on Thursday, with Nebraska CB Prince Amukamara the big draw.

2011 NFL Mock Draft: Mel Kiper Goes D-Line For Bills - Buffalo Rumblings
ESPN's Mel Kiper projected Alabama DL Marcell Dareus to the Buffalo Bills in his latest mock draft.

Mel Kiper Not Feeling Cam Newton To Buffalo - Buffalo Rumblings
Mel Kiper says he's not confident that the Bills will take Cam Newton. We agree, then expand on the idea.

NFL Draft Pro Days: Purdue, TCU, Tennessee Up Today - Buffalo Rumblings
DE Ryan Kerrigan, QB Andy Dalton, OG Marcus Cannon and TE Luke Stocker take part in the pro day circuit on Friday.

2011 NFL Draft: Our Pre-Draft Bills Coverage Plan - Buffalo Rumblings
Here's how we'll be breaking down 13 2011 NFL Draft prospects - all with at least an outside shot of being considered by the Bills in Round 1 - over the next seven weeks.

Web Rumblings
Web Rumblings: Buffalo Bills Links, 3/7 - Buffalo Rumblings

Collected Buffalo Bills links from around the internet.

Web Rumblings: Buffalo Bills Links, 3/8 - Buffalo Rumblings
Collected Buffalo Bills links from around the internet featuring the latest updates on the draft.

Web Rumblings: Buffalo Bills Links, 3/9 - Buffalo Rumblings
Collected Buffalo Bills links featuring all the draft talk you can handle.

Web Rumblings: Buffalo Bills Links, 3/10 - Buffalo Rumblings
Collected Buffalo Bills links from around the internet featuring NFL draft news.

Web Rumblings: Buffalo Bills Links, 3/11 - Buffalo Rumblings
Collected Buffalo Bills draft links from around the internet.

Web Rumblings: Buffalo Bills Links, 3/12 - Buffalo Rumblings
Collected Buffalo Bills links from around the internet. More news on the collective bargaining breakdown as well.

Buffalo Bills History
March 6, 1996: WR Quinn Early Signs With the Buffalo Bills - Buffalo Rumblings

On this date 15 years ago, the Buffalo Bills signed high-profile free agent WR Quinn Early.

March 7, 1991: RB Robb Riddick Officially Retires - Buffalo Rumblings
On this date 20 years ago, former Buffalo Bills running back Robb Riddick retired from the NFL.

More Bills Links
NFL Begins Head Injury Study At University Of Rochester - Buffalo Rumblings

A quick look at an interesting study the NFL has undertaken at the University of Rochester - about ten minutes from St. John Fisher, where the Bills hold training camp every year.

Stevie Johnson: "I'm Rolling With Fitz" - Buffalo Rumblings
Buffalo Bills wide receiver Stevie Johnson doesn't think the Bills need to select a QB in the draft with Ryan Fitzpatrick still around.

Schefter: Three Teams Considering Trade For Kevin Kolb - Buffalo Rumblings
ESPN's Adam Schefter reported on Monday that at least three teams are considering deals involving a trade for Eagles QB Kevin Kolb.