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Inside The Bills | ESPN stat guru assesses Stevie
"Johnson wants to be paid like a true No. 1 wideout but there are too many facets of his game that say he has a production ceiling that doesn’t justify that type of expenditure," says K.C. Joyner.

Inside The Bills | McGee’s health the big factor
"A prideful player, it’s not surprising that McGee accepted the restructured terms, which are likely more incentive laden in nature based on his availability week to week. At age 31 McGee is still a skillful player. Now his body just has to allow him to put those skills on display."

Is Dwayne Bowe Plan B for Bills? - AFC East Blog - ESPN
"But in the event Johnson hits the open market next month and finds a more lucrative offer, the Bills must have a Plan B. Could that include Kansas City Chiefs receiver Dwayne Bowe? There are reasons Bowe, an unrestricted free agent, and the Bills could be a match."

Regarding the Bills' future and TV blackouts, get involved - Buffalo Rising
Matt Subuda tells Buffalonians why getting rid of NFL blackouts is a good thing. He is meeting with Congressman Brian Higgins this week.

Bills restructure McGee's contract - The Buffalo News
"Terrence was fine with the situation and understands the team's position," Raccuia said. "The deal gives the Bills some protection because of the injuries Terrence has suffered the last two seasons, but still allows him to reach the money in the original deal if he's healthy and playing."

Bills, McGee Restructure Contract - WGR 550
"Since signing a five-year contract in September of 2009, McGee has played in a total of just 26 games out of a possible 48. The Bills addressed cornerback in last year's off-season, re-signing Drayton Florence and drafting Aaron Williams out of Texas in the second round."

Source: Bills And Stevie's Rep Meeting Friday - WGR 550
"Last week, the two sides planned a meeting during the NFL Scouting Combine after a swap of contract proposals. As it turns out, that meeting between a representative for Johnson and the Bills will be happening on Friday in Indianapolis according to a source."

NFL players leave huddle for classroom - The GW Hatchet
"Jonas Jennings and Marcus Stroud have shuffled between meetings and classes since last Friday, their first day as students at the GW School of Business." Marcus looks much thinner in his sweater and tie.

Buffalo Bills Reportedly Won't Use Franchise Tag On Stevie Johnson - Daily Norseman
Minnesota fans debate the enigma that is Stevie Johnson.

My Top 5 players the Bills should draft | Buffalo Wins
"So here it is, four players the Bills should/will consider on Draft Day and the one player the Bills MUST DRAFT on Draft Day:"

Ralph Wilson Makes Me Want to Shout for All the Wrong Reasons | Buffalo Wins
"We owe our deep-rooted passion for the Buffalo Bills to Ralph Wilson Jr., but at the same time, he's the very reason why we've been in such an agonizing funk for so long." I disagree with some of Chris Trapasso's arguments, specifically comparing what Ralph Wilson paid to what Dan Snyder paid in totally different eras and with totally different risk.

Bills OL Among Best In Pass Blocking : Buffalo Sports Daily
"So in part at least, Buffalo’s excellent pass blocking may be due to the system. Don’t hate on them though— these numbers show the offensive line was more than capable in 2011, and a pleasant surprise to most."