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Web Rumblings: Buffalo Bills News, 4/26

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NFL players can go back to work - for now - The Buffalo News
"Bills safety George Wilson confirmed that the NFLPA emailed players after Nelson's ruling suggesting they show up at team facilities. He said players were told if they are denied access that teams would be in violation of the judge's ruling."

Promo video leaks Buffalo's new uniforms - AFC East Blog - ESPN
"A league source confirmed the uniforms shown in the clip -- an homage to the ones worn from 1975 through 1983 -- were the real deal." Click here to see them.

Needy Bills hope NFL draft goes as easy as 1-2-3 - Yahoo! Sports - AP
John Wawrow of the Associated Press previews the Bills' plans for the annual selection meeting.

2011 NFL Draft
Top Prospect Profile: Da'Quan Bowers -

Examining the game and off-field issues of DE Da'Quan Bowers.

Jenkins an example of DT depth -
"Finding a scheme versatile defensive tackle at all is hard enough. Finding one in the draft beyond round one can be even harder. The 2011 NFL draft is expected to be the exception. With uncommon depth at both defensive end and defensive tackle there will be scheme diverse prospect lurking in round two with one of them being Clemson’s Jarvis Jenkins."

Inside The Bills | Nix to be on Sportsnet Tues
"Nix will appear on Tuesday at 12 noon to talk about the Bills and the fast approaching NFL draft. So be sure to leave a question for him."

Inside The Bills | DT Jenkins liked Bills staff
"It was real good, being coached by the Bills, they opened my eyes a lot," he said. "I had to improve my pass-rush a lot, and they taught me a lot about not looking in the backfield, beating my man first, and actually had a good Senior Bowl, got better each day, so that was a good experience."

Bowers, Solder to Patriots in blogger mock - AFC East Blog - ESPN
"No. 3 Buffalo Bills: Missouri quarterback Blaine Gabbert. The Bills have a great opportunity to land a potential franchise quarterback and don't plan on drafting in this territory again. General manager Buddy Nix repeatedly has said the presence of Ryan Fitzpatrick as the starter means it's the perfect time to draft a quarterback and let him grow. "

Video: Kiper shares latest QB draft buzz - AFC East Blog - ESPN
"ESPN draft expert Mel Kiper predicts four quarterbacks will be selected Thursday in the first round, including Missouri's Blaine Gabbert possibly to the Buffalo Bills with the third overall pick. "

Cam, Von, Marcell 1-2-3? - BillBoard - The Buffalo News
"We held a mock draft for NFL beat writers today, and the Bills wound up with Alabama defensive end Marcell Dareus at No. 3. Quarterback Cam Newton went No. 1 to Carolina. Outside linebacker Von Miller went No. 2 to Denver."

The hype is finally over! Part 3 | Buffalo Wins
The third scenario to make Joe Pinzone happy is the Bills trading down.

More Bills Links
Madden 12 Video Reveals Buffalo Bills New Uniforms - Buffalo Rumblings
Screenshots of the Bills' new uniforms, as seen in the Madden 12 promo.

New Buffalo Bills Uniforms Leaked By Madden '12 - WGR 550 SportsRadio
Jeremy White released this picture in February making his best guess at the uniforms. He looks pretty close to right.

Judge orders end to NFL lockout | The Indianapolis Star
"Buffalo Bills safety George Wilson confirmed the NFLPA emailed players late Monday suggesting they report to work today. He said players were told if they are denied access, the teams would be in violation of the judge's ruling."

Kelso gets fresh start at NCCC - Sports - Niagara Gazette
Mark Kelso's son is at Niagara County Community College and soon to receive a D1 scholarship offer to play baseball.