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Web Rumblings: Buffalo Bills News, 6/28

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

What does Las Vegas really think of the Bills? - The Buffalo News
Tim Graham provides a really great analysis of why the Bills' win total has been hovering around seven. It's a great read, folks.

Byrd poised for breakout season -
"Like everyone else on the defensive unit, Byrd is trying to keep his excitement for the season in check. There is still a lot of ground to cover in training camp before the defensive unit coalesces and performs as a consistent group. Still Byrd has been in the NFL long enough to know promising potential when he sees it."

Under Review: Dorin Dickerson -
"On this edition of Under Review, Hannah Buehler talks with Bills tight end Dorin Dickerson."

Inside The Bills | Why Graham eager to ask questions
"When I’m going through my playbook trying to figure out what the install is going to be for the day and I have questions that I can’t really ask myself," Graham told "The playbook is pretty lengthy so looking for stuff in that playbook is like the dictionary. You have to know exactly what you’re looking for to find it."

Inside The Bills | Fitz & Merriman to tee it up
"Fitz and Merriman have accepted invitations to compete in the 2012 American Century Championship celebrity golf tournament at Lake Tahoe this summer. The $600,000, 54-hole competition is set for July 20-22 at Edgewood Tahoe Golf Course."

What will be the toughest game on Bills' schedule? - The Buffalo News
"My final answer was Week 10 against the New England Patriots in Gillette Stadium, where the Bills never have won."

Take your pick: Jets or Bills? - AFC East Blog - ESPN
"Which team will have a better 2012 season: Jets or Bills?" The Bills are winning by a 3:1 margin.

Bills set for single-game tix sales; sign Moe's - Business First
"Also, the Bills said that Moe’s Southwest Grill will be represented on the back of Bills season, individual game and print-at-home tickets for all pre-season and regular season games played at Ralph Wilson Stadium. As a 2012 ticket back sponsor, Moe’s ticket back ad will feature special discounts and incentives that fans can utilize at their local Moe’s Southwest Grill location."

Polian to speak at UB football luncheon - Business First
"The University at Buffalo is bringing back a familiar face as the keynote speaker for its Football Kickoff Luncheon. The Bulls announced Tuesday that Bill Polian, former general manager of the Buffalo Bills and a longtime National Football League executive, will headline the event set for Aug. 1 at the Millennium Airport Hotel in Cheektowaga."

Brian Moorman is freaked out by his wife’s new book | Shutdown Corner
Moorman likes it too, but some of the language and subject matter surprised him. "Let's just say we don't speak that way around the house," Moorman recently told Tim Graham of the Buffalo News. "And, to be honest, the first time I read it I was, like, 'Whoa!' It scared me a little. I said 'I'm married to you?'"

Buffalo Bills Don't Have Depth Problem At Middle Linebacker - Buffalo Rumblings
"Mercifully, Sheppard and McKillop are not remotely the end of the story for the Bills at middle linebacker. The Bills employ four more linebackers that have tons of experience playing inside."

Discussion: Which Buffalo Bills Starter Is Under The Most Pressure? - Buffalo Rumblings
"To me, the question has only one answer, and it's an obvious one that I think most here would agree with: the player under the most pressure this year is Ryan Fitzpatrick. But in the spirit of having a discussion that's not rehashed and boring, I've got a different answer after the jump (though the post's accompanying photo has likely spoiled the surprise)."

Friendly Competition Brewing Between Mario Williams, Mark Anderson - Buffalo Rumblings
A fun-filled war of words has begun between Buffalo's two marquee free agent additions.

Which Division Rivals Give The Buffalo Bills Fits? - Buffalo Rumblings
"So yeah, we know the Bills annually stink against their bitterest rivals. We don't often talk about particular players on those teams that eat Buffalo alive - and since we're gluttons for punishment, why not head down that road? (Warning: for those with weak stomachs, if you're getting off the road, now is the time.)"