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Buffalo Bills news, 4/23: quarterback angst ramping up

Most folks are agreeing: if Buffalo likes a quarterback, they shouldn't trade down. Just take him at No. 8.

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

Inside The Bills | Moving back seems less likely

"Buffalo was very open to the idea of trading down from their spot at 8. But with a division rival now armed with a pair of picks right behind them at 9 and 13 and potentially using one on a quarterback it seems less likely that Buffalo would want to risk moving behind them in round one. "

Why the Bills should take a QB at No. 8 | Toronto Sun

"Thus, the shrewdest course of action for the Bills to get the quarterback they want without surrendering additional draft picks is to just take the guy at No. 8 -- regardless of where he might sit on their big board."

2013 NFL Draft: The perfect strategy for each team to follow -

Bucky Brooks thinks Buffalo's perfect plan is to get the quarterback they covet. As a backup, the Bills should take a guard.

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Inside The Bills | Nix: no debating importance of QB
“If you look at the teams that really need quarterbacks, they’re all drafting high,” said Nix. ”The teams that don’t need quarterbacks, they’re drafting down the line, meaning they’ve won games. I think it’s probably more important than it’s ever been. It comes down to teams that have good quarterback play every year win every year.”

WGR 550 SportsRadio - Report: Bills Having LB Dansby In For Visit
"Dansby, 31, will be visiting with Buffalo both Monday and Tuesday. A veteran linebacker with experience in both major defensive systems was a potential need for the Bills when the new league year began in March. Dansby has been a starter all nine years he's been in the NFL."

Buffalo Bills' Doug Marrone on quarterback draft class - NFL Videos
"Are quarterback prospects Matt Barkley or Ryan Nassib a first-round option for the Buffalo Bills in the 2013 NFL Draft? Coach Doug Marrone joins 'Around the League' to talk about the potential of the quarterback draft class."

Darrelle Revis trade fallout for AFC East - NFL Videos
"'s Albert Breer breaks down how the departure of Darrelle Revis from the AFC East impacts the division."

If, And, But: The Buffalo Bills Will Be in the Playoffs in 2013 - Yahoo! Sports
"So what do you think? The Bills' playoff drought is the longest current active streak in the league. But is it indeed possible that everything finally comes together this season for this club? That may be asking a lot with the powerful Patriots and the Dolphins making a lot of moves this off-season."

The Buffalo Bills should trade down in the draft - TPF
Here are some possible trade down scenarios for the Bills.

Making A Case For 10 Non-QB’s With The Bills’ No. 8 Overall Pick | Bills Mafia -- #BillsMafia
"While the quarterback position is the most glaring “need” on the team’s roster, here are 10 non-quarterbacks that you shouldn’t exactly be mad about if their name were to be called over Nassib/Barkley."