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Bills Links, 10/3: Will Buffalo make a move following Jordan Matthews’ injury?

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A thin receiver corps takes a hit with Matthews out a month.

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While the Buffalo Bills improved to 3-1, it was confirmed on Monday that Jordan Matthews, Ramon Humber, and Colt Anderson will all require surgery. Nothing has been confirmed with specific timelines yet, or if the team will consider injured reserve for any of the players.

Despite the injury to Matthews the Bills still released wide receiver Walt Powell on Monday. It still remains to be seen if the Bills will make a move to bolster the receiving corps in light of the Matthews injury. There was plenty of speculation and questions asked on Monday, and visit Buffalo Rumblings for all of the latest updates.


Injury Concerns

Matthews, Humber, Anderson will all need surgery | WGR 550 SportsRadio
Bills head coach Sean McDermott confirmed to reporters Monday afternoon that three players will require surgery and all will miss time.

Quick Hits: Three Bills to have surgery - BuffaloBills.com
It was a rough Monday for the Bills injury list as three players will undergo surgical procedures for their injuries suffered in Sunday's game.

[BN] Blitz newsletter: Bills banged up after big win - The Buffalo News
Start your morning with the latest from One Bills Drive and beyond. Nick Veronica gets you up to speed in our daily newsletter.

Bills’ WR Jordan Matthews to undergo surgery, expected to miss at least one month | Bills Wire
Buffalo Bills WR Jordan Matthews is expected to miss up to one month after suffering a thumb injury that requires surgery.

Locked On Bills-Injuries and Season Expectations - Locked On Bills
The latest Locked On Bills podcast takes a closer look at the Bills injuries.

Additional Bills Audio

Hauschka feeling comfortable with the Bills | WGR 550 SportsRadio
Stephen Hauschka spent some time on the Howard Simon Show on Monday to discuss the win over the Falcons.

Wood credits new players as 'long hours at the stadium guys' | WGR 550 SportsRadio
Eric Wood made his regular Buffalo Football Monday appearance on Schopp and the Bulldog following Sunday's win on the road against the Atlanta Falcons.

McDermott already focused on next opponent | WGR 550 SportsRadio
Sean McDermott made his weekly appearance with Schopp & the Bulldog.

The Bucky & Sully Show: Geoff Hobson from Bengals.com, AP’s Tom Withers - The Buffalo News
"Buffalo News Sports Columnists Bucky Gleason and Jerry Sullivan discussed the Bills’ big win in Atlanta during their weekly radio show on 1270 The Fan."

News and Notes

Bills release Walter Powell | WGR 550 SportsRadio
"Shortly after wide receiver Walter Powell came off the the reserve/suspended list and before he was eligible to return to the team on Tuesday, the Buffalo Bills released the fourth-year veteran."

Pitoniak: Complexion of Bills season changes dramatically with
Scott Pitoniak takes a closer look at the Bills victory from Sunday.

What Buffalo Bills are saying about being in first place after beating Falcons | NewYorkUpstate.com
The Bills are in sole possession of first place in the AFC East.

8 things we learned about the Cincinnati Bengals, Buffalo Bills' Week 5 opponent | NewYorkUpstate.com
The Bengals defeated the Browns 31-7.

Sean McDermott says Buffalo Bills aren't where they need to be | NewYorkUpstate.com Despite a win over the Falcons, McDermott said the Bills have a lot to prove.

Despite struggles, Bills expect Zay Jones to ‘do his job’ following Jordan Matthews’ injury | Bills Wire
Following an injury to Buffalo Bills' WR Jordan Matthews, the coaching staff will count on rookie Zay Jones to step up and 'do his job'

Bills’ Tre’Davious White makes sure to have clean socks when bonding with ‘boujee’ Micah Hyde | Bills Wire
Through the first four weeks, the Buffalo Bills secondary has meshed almost like long lost brothers who are finally reunited.

NFL Week 5 Power Rankings: Bills make massive surge after huge win vs. Falcons | Bills Wire
The Buffalo Bills continue to rise up USA TODAY's NFL Power Rankings after defeating the Atlanta Falcons.

Are the Bills legit playoff contenders? - BuffaloBills.com
The "Good Morning Football" crew recaps the Bills vs. Falcons Week 4 matchup.

8 things we learned about the Cincinnati Bengals, Buffalo Bills' Week 5 opponent | NewYorkUpstate.com
The Bengals defeated the Browns 31-7.