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Bills Links, 8/25: LeSean McCoy is not being traded

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McCoy also made news by weighing in on Colin Kaepernick

LeSean McCoy was the center of attention for the Buffalo Bills on Thursday, confirming that he would not be traded despite countless rumors. McCoy also made headlines with his comments about Colin Kaepernick, sharing his thoughts on why the quarterback is not currently on an NFL roster.

Aside from all of the trade rumors, the Bills did practice on Thursday in preparation for Saturday night’s game against the Baltimore Ravens. Today’s Bills Links includes coverage of Jordan Poyer, Marcell Dareus, Tyrod Taylor, Richie Incognito and much more.


LeSean McCoy Trade Rumors

Buffalo Bills dismiss LeSean McCoy trade rumors - WKBW.com Buffalo, NY
The Bills, after some recent trade rumors appeared about running back LeSean McCoy popped up, shot down the notion that the star runner could be dealt. Is that the wise move?

LeSean McCoy puts 'false' trade rumors to rest after talking to Bills front office - The Buffalo News
LeSean McCoy isn’t going anywhere, according to Bills head coach Sean McDermott. And the 29-year-old running back believes the front office is telling the tru…

McDermott, McCoy shoot down Shady trade rumors | WGR 550 SportsRadio
A lot of rumors have surrounded the Buffalo Bills potentially looking to trade LeSean McCoy recently, especially after the team dealt wideout Sammy Watkins to the Los Angeles Rams two weeks ago.

Bills assure LeSean McCoy trading him not in their plans - Buffalo Bills Blog- ESPN
LeSean McCoy heard the talk about a possible trade and went straight to his bosses, who squelched the rumor.

Buffalo Bills coach Sean McDermott shoots down LeSean McCoy trade rumors | NewYorkUpstate.com
McDermott said the team is in no position to trade LeSean McCoy.

Buffalo Bills RB LeSean McCoy weighs in on trade rumors | NewYorkUpstate.com
McCoy addressed the trade rumors on Thursday.

McCoy confirms trade rumors false with Beane and McDermott - BuffaloBills.com
LeSean McCoy didn't appreciate seeing the trade rumors about him on social media, so he went to the two men who could give him a straight answer about it.

LeSean McCoy discusses Colin Kaepernick

Bills' McCoy doesn't believe Kaepernick is good enough to warrant distraction, signing - WKBW.com Buffalo, NY
Coming into the day, LeSean McCoy trade rumors were the biggest topic. That was, until, McCoy was asked what he thought about the protesting of the national anthem.

Kimberley A. Martin: McCoy's Kaepernick comments pull back curtain on NFL reality - The Buffalo News
LeSean McCoy’s voice was barely audible over the din of the Bills locker room. But the running back’s message was direct and unmistakable: Colin Kaepernick simply isn't worth the trouble.

LeSean McCoy on Kaepernick: 'He’s not really that good of a player to deal with' - The Buffalo News
Don't count LeSean McCoy among those who feel like Colin Kaepernick is being black balled by the NFL.

McCoy: Kaepernick not good enough for the 'distraction' | WGR 550 SportsRadio
Colin Kaepernick's protest of the national anthem has been a big talking point surrounding the NFL since last year's preseason.

Buffalo Bills RB LeSean McCoy says Colin Kaepernick isn't worth the distraction | NewYorkUpstate.com
McCoy didn't hold back his feeling on Kaepernick.

Additional Buffalo Bills News

Video: Our Team's Takeaway from Thursday's Bills practice - The Buffalo News
The Buffalo News Kimberley A. Martin and Jay Skurski discuss Bills practice on Thursday, Aug. 24, 2017.

Dion Dawkins to start at left tackle vs. Ravens - The Buffalo News
Dion Dawkins this-side, no-that-side start to his professional career will continue Saturday.

Leslie Frazier: Bills LBs are "faster than people think" | WGR 550 SportsRadio
As soon as Sean McDermott took over as head coach of the Buffalo Bills, most fans and analysts felt the team’s linebackers wouldn’t be fast or athletic enough to be successful in his 4-3 scheme.

The Bills have the need for speed | WGR 550 SportsRadio
With a little more than two weeks until the Buffalo Bills host the lowly New York Jets on September 10, significant holes still remain throughout the roster.

Bills notebook: ’Playing free' key for Tyrod Taylor, Dawkins to start, Matthews and Glenn will travel but won't play - The Buffalo News
New system. New receiving corps. Same Tyrod Taylor. Well, sort of.

Richie Incognito: "High Character, Accountable Guys" - BuffaloBills.com
Buffalo Bills guard Richie Incognito came on the John Murphy Show preview the third preseason game against the Baltimore Ravens.

Bills Today: Brown locking down MLB - BuffaloBills.com
A big competition was expected this summer at Buffalo's starting middle linebacker spot, but it never came to fruition.

More progress for Matthews - BuffaloBills.com
WR Jordan Matthews is unlikely to play in Saturday's preseason game at Baltimore, but he's made sizable strides in his return to the practice field.

Sean McDermott: "They're Developing a Nice Chemistry" - BuffaloBills.com
The Bills head coach talks about Dion Dawkins starting at left tackle, the benefit of having officials at practice, and Reggie Ragland's progress.

Stevie Johnson wants to be next man up at wide receiver for Buffalo Bills | NewYorkUpstate.com
Johnson remains on the free agent market.

Buffalo Bills DT Marcell Dareus added to injury report with hip injury | NewYorkUpstate.com
Dareus has his third injury of training camp.

Buffalo Bills vs. Baltimore Ravens: 7 things to watch in third preseason game | NewYorkUpstate.com
The Bills' starters are expected to play into the third quarter.

Jordan Poyer's Brand of Football | Cover 1
The team at Cover 1 takes a closer look at Jordan Poyer.

8-23-17 - National Media Talk, Taylor/Dennison Fit | Cover 1
Catch the latest Locked On Bills podcast.

Expert fantasy football advice: Which Buffalo Bills should you draft? - The Buffalo News With the NFL season two weeks away, let’s take a look at the fantasy values of some Buffalo Bills for season-long drafts utilizing ESPN’s Average Draft Position.