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Tackles: A matter of opinion - The Buffalo News
"There are no Jonathan Ogdens or Tony Bosellis at the top of the tackle class in the 2012 NFL Draft. Those two were Hall-of-Fame caliber talents when they came out of the college ranks. NFL scouts will have to decide: Do they want to focus on what the top tackles CAN do or CAN'T do?"

Lee Evans catches on with the Jaguars | ProFootballTalk
"Traded last August to Baltimore for a fourth-round pick, Evans appeared in a career-low nine regular-season games, due to a chronic foot/ankle problem. The eighth-year veteran finished with 74 yards on four receptions, 33 catches fewer than his previous low-water mark."

Coaches frustrated by new workout rules -
"Buffalo Bills general manager Buddy Nix gave an emphatic response to players who called about hitting the practice field before Monday. "I told them, 'Hell no! We can't risk it,' " Nix said." Lee Evans Profile
"The Jacksonville Jaguars are going to sign veteran wide receiver Lee Evans to a one-year contract on Monday, a league source confirmed."

Bills NFL Draft Preview |
"In the video above Ben and Joe discuss who they think the Bills will select with that 10th overall pick and look at the teams other needs in this years draft."

Do we now know 26 of the Bills 30 Pre-Draft Visits? | Buffalo Bills Draft
"In what it is a bit of late breaking news and also some pure dumb luck it appears as though visitors 19-26 may have been discovered through one player and the Buffalo Bills own Lead Journalist in Chris Brown." Check out the full list of confirmed and speculated visitors here.

Prospect Visit #18 – DE Shea McClellin (Boise St) | Buffalo Bills Draft
"The Bills have now had 18 prospects reportedly come into their facilities with the announcement today that Shea McClellin will be visiting the Buffalo Bills. This news come from McClellin himself via a SIRIUS radio interview earlier the weekend. McClellin also represents a continued trend and interest the Bills have in pass rushers despite signing two pass rushers this offseason already."

Should The Bills Brass Trade Down On Draft Day? - BuffaLowDown
"One of the keys to having a good draft is the ability to get more with less, meaning trading (in most cases) down to a lesser pick to add more drafting opportunities and stockpiling talent."

5 things to avoid during the NFL Draft | Buffalo Wins
"Anyways, here are five things that are annoying about the draft from a Bills perspective:"