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Web Rumblings: Buffalo Bills News, 6/16

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

Buffalo Sports Hall of Fame names 12 new members - The Buffalo News
Cookie Gilchrist and Ruben Brown are both 2011 inductees to the Greater Buffalo Sports Hall of Fame.

Inside The Bills | Offense 3rd, Fred 9th
"When it comes to broken tackles on offense in 2010 there weren’t many teams that were better collectively than the Buffalo Bills and it’s due in large part to Fred Jackson."

Eric Wood Healed and Ready for NFL Lockout to End | Courier-Journal
"Wood endured the rehab and played last season for the Bills, but he wonders if he was ever 100 percent healed. He doesn’t wonder any more. Wood, who lives in Louisville during the off-season, has been working out at U of L this spring and says he’s ready to return to the Bills."

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Bills Cornerback Sells His Home : Buffalo Sports Daily
"Pending free agent Ashton Youboty will definitely not be back in Buffalo for the 2011 season. Buffalo Sports Daily also learned that Youboty took the message seriously. He put his house on Cathedral Drive in West Seneca for sale last month and it recently sold for $195,000."

Full Nelson: Bills WR Joins Howard And Jeremy - WGR 550 SportsRadio
Howard Simon and Jeremy White spoke with David Nelson earlier this week and the Bills wide receiver had some updates on what he's doing suring the lockout.

SPORTSBLAST: Jaworski Comments on NFL Lockout, Bills | WKBW
"Before the shotgun start, Jaworski spoke with Eyewitness Sports Reporter Shawn Stepner, sharing his thoughts on the NFL Lockout, the Buffalo Bills, and Ryan Fitzpatrick."

How well does your quarterback fit? - ESPN AFC East Blog
"As for the Bills, the problem could be less about the quarterback and more about the offensive line. Nawrocki gives the interior line a favorable nod, but doubts the Bills' tackles can keep Ryan Fitzpatrick -- or anyone else -- healthy. A veteran backup such as Kerry Collins would be valuable insurance."

David Nelson | Facebook
"Got some great route work in wi Fitz and the boys"

Nick Bakay's uniform reflections -
"Our latest installment features Hollywood writer and actor for the both the big and small screens, native Buffalonian Nick Bakay. He shares with us some of his favorite Bills’ looks over the years as well as his excitement for what’s to come with Buffalo’s soon to released uniforms."

Inside The Bills | Fred excited to wear new unis
"Jackson, who was one of the test models for the new uniforms and ran around with them on a while back, would not reveal any details about the new uniforms, but did say he’s very excited to wear them and hopes it helps to serve as a way to build a new tradition and get things turned around."

Inside The Bills | Fred says team will be ready
"Jackson admitted that they’re not in ideal shape right now, but that everyone on the roster has worked to maintain themselves physically so when it is time to get back to work they’ll be ready."

Inside The Bills | Where’s Buffalo?
"When I was in Pittsburgh and getting ready to be drafted there were a lot of places that I thought I would like to be," he said. "Tampa Bay was on the board. My college buddy and I were picking out houseboats and how great it will be to go from Pittsburgh to Tampa. And on draft day Buffalo called and I’ll never forget it, John Butler told me, ‘You’re coming to Buffalo.’ And I’m like, ‘Where is that?’"

Inside The Bills | Dobler’s uniform secrets
"Conrad Dobler had all kinds of different methods for discouraging the opposition as told by Bills equipment manager Dave Hojnowski, who had a couple of encounters with him."

Inside The Bills | Uniform patches a lot of work
"It is a lot of work," said Bills equipment manager Dave Hojnowski. "We’ve had the anniversary patches and luckily for the anniversary patches those stay on the whole year. The Toronto ones, we have to have them on for that week and if we have a home game the next week we have to have them removed. So pretty much we just have our seamstress single stitch them so they’re easy to put on and easier to take off."

Inside The Bills | Bills’ native sons working out
"Buffalo native Naaman Roosevelt and Orchard Park native Jon Corto are putting some time in together at the gym according to Roosevelt’s twitter account."

Former Bill holds junior training camp |
"Former Bills cornerback Marlon Kerner, members of the Buffalo Jills and Billy Buffalo were all at Como Lake Park to work with a hundred 3rd and 4th grade students from Como Park School."