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Buffalo Bills news, 10/26: Mario Williams, pass rush drawing the attention

The Buffalo Bills' sack leader and the rest of his pass rushing buddies are under the microscope in Buffalo, New Orleans, and nationally.

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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.

Mario Williams, distraction-free, realizing his potential as top pass rusher | The MMQB with Peter King

Peter King wrote a long form on Mario Williams' struggles over the last year. Worth your time.

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Bills elevate RB Wingo to the active roster -
"Wingo (6’3" 231) is a big back with good athleticism. The Arkansas product was an undrafted rookie signing of the Atlanta Falcons this past spring, but was released during final cuts on Aug. 31st."

Stevie eager to face former Bills teammate -
"When Stevie Johnson was a rookie he found himself inactive most Sundays. So to improve his game, Johnson made the most of running the scout team plays during the practice week against the team’s starting defense. Week in and week out Johnson worked to make plays, and the guy he faced most often is a Saints cornerback he’ll likely face on several snaps Sunday in New Orleans."

Inside The Bills | Chemistry still building with Stevie & Lewis
"When he’s out here making moves, running routes, once you get the timing with somebody on the field, it’s different than just throwing the ball," said Lewis. "Now, we got a little game experience. Now we have the opportunity to watch film together and talk about some things—it will get better as we go."

Inside The Bills | Bills prepped for Superdome noise
"If anyone has been in New Orleans, everyone knows it gets loud," said Thad Lewis. "But we do a great job and I think we got the signals and the silent counts and things like that down pat. That’s what you work on—you try to limit your voice as much as possible. But we’ll be fine."

Inside The Bills | Fan Friday 10-25
Chris Brown answers fan questions on Marcus Easley, attacking Drew Brees, what EJ Manuel is up to right now, adding a quarterbacks coach, and Chris Hogan's role.

Running style of Bills’ Jackson a balancing act - Sports - The Buffalo News
"At age 32, speed is not the key to Jackson’s game, anyway. Balance is the quality that sets Jackson apart from most NFL running backs."

Bills notebook: Spiller unlikely to play, so Wingo moves up - Sports - The Buffalo News
"Spiller was held out of Friday’s practice due to a sore ankle, and the Bills promoted running back Ronnie Wingo from the practice squad to the 53-man roster. Wingo presumably will be ready to serve as No. 3 at running back behind Fred Jackson and Tashard Choice."

Nickell Robey's weekly message: 'This is what y'all missed out on' - Bills Blitz
"It's all about sending a message," Robey told me Thursday at his locker. "Every game I want to show, 'This is what y'all missed out on. I'm here, and I'm here to stay.' "

Know the Enemy: Saints on Mario Williams - New Orleans Saints Blog - ESPN
"Here's what the Saints have been saying about Williams this week"

Can the Bills stop Drew Brees? -
"The Bills' best chance to corral Brees will be through their dominant pass rush, which ranks fourth in the league with 23 sacks."

Saints vs. Bills 2013: Keeping Mario Williams From Drew Brees Will be Saints' Top Priority - Canal Street Chronicles
"The strong pass rush capability of Williams should be the Saints greatest concern Sunday. Especially with the running back duo of Fred Jackson and C.J. Spiller being hobbled by injuries."

Jelani Jenkins fined $15,750 for striking Thad Lewis with helmet | ProFootballTalk
"Jenkins’ foul was for hitting Lewis with his helmet."

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