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Buffalo Bills news, 4/17: new names in mock drafts

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New names are appearing in mock drafts for the Bills. Paralysis by analysis or something more?

Gary A. Vasquez-USA TODAY Sports

Jim Kelly planning to spend Easter in Buffalo - BuffaloBills.com

"Jim Kelly plans to head home to Buffalo for the Easter holiday before returning to New York City next week to resume treatments."

2014 NFL Draft

WGR 550 SportsRadio - NFL Mock Draft #4
After two trades in the top 8, the Bills take Taylor Lewan at 9 before adding defensive end Scott Crichton in the second round. See how it all unfolds here.

Buffalo Bills draft preview: Linebacker - ESPN
"Even with Spikes and Rivers, the Bills could use an athletic, fourth linebacker with good coverage ability who could step in this season in sub packages. That player could then compete for a starting role in future seasons."

Mock Draft 5.0: Jadeveon Clowney, AJ McCarron to Texans - NFL.com
"9. Buffalo Bills: Anthony Barr, OLB, UCLA The Bills could elect to take a talented tight end to help E.J. Manuel, but the defense could use a versatile SAM linebacker/pass rusher to complement Mario Williams and Jerry Hughes off the edges." Well, that's a new one. What do you think, folks?

Ownership and stadium

Bills stadium sessions could be subject to open meetings law | ProFootballTalk
"We’ll be dealing with potential sites for a stadium, and don’t want to forecast that because it could lead to land speculation and possibly hike prices," Deputy County Executive Richard M. Tobe told the Buffalo News.

What business is the NFL in? - News-Press (Southwest Florida)
"We are going to learn a lot about the NFL this year. We are going to find out whether the league has any soul at all. If the Bills are allowed to leave Buffalo, then the NFL is nothing more than a money-sucking pimp and us fans are nothing more in their eyes than... Well, you get the idea."

Is Donald Trump a good fit for Buffalo Bills? - NFL Videos
"01:39 – Michael Silver discusses the prospect of billionaire Donald Trump buying the Buffalo Bills and owning an NFL franchise."

More clicks

NFL Nation Buzz: Buffalo Bills - Buffalo Bills Blog - ESPN
"ESPN.com Buffalo Bills reporter Mike Rodak breaks down the AFC East offseason and says one particular transaction trumps all the rest."

Catching up on Buffalo Bills news - ESPN
Ownership discussions and pre-draft visits highlight Mike Rodak column as he returns from vacation.