clock menu more-arrow no yes mobile

Filed under:

Bills Links, 1/27: Eric Wood’s career comes to an end

The centerpiece of the Bills offensive line suffered a career-ending injury

NFL: Denver Broncos at Buffalo Bills Mark Konezny-USA TODAY Sports

Eric Wood Forced To Retire

The Buffalo Bills and fans of the team were shocked by the news on Friday that Eric Wood was forced to retire with a career-ending neck injury. Notes of support for Wood flooded social media, and a number of the responses are captured in the links below.

In addition to the news on Wood, there is additional coverage from the Senior Bowl. The Bills reportedly met with Baker Mayfield for an extended period in Mobile, which should lead to plenty of speculation among fans.

What Buffalo Bills center Eric Wood said about his career-ending neck injury |
Wood announced his retirement on Friday.

CAPACCIO: Wood represented Bills with class, on and off the field | WGR 550 SportsRadio
The Bills' center is retiring due to a neck injury

Eric Wood's Career in Photos -
Drafted by the Bills in the first round of the 2009 NFL Draft, here's a look back at center Eric Wood's celebrated career.

Richie Incognito: "A Huge Loss for the Bills Organization" -
The Bills Pro Bowl guard talks about what Eric Wood meant to him and the city of Buffalo.

How current and former Bills players reacted to Eric Wood’s career-ending injury – The Buffalo News
Current and former Bills send their best wishes to Eric Wood.

Bills fans donating to Eric Wood Fund to say thank you – The Buffalo News
Following the generosity of Bills fans to the Andy and Jordan Dalton Foundation, the Bills Mafia has begun making $70 donations in honor of Eric Wood to the Children's Hospital of Buffalo Foundation and the Eric Wood Fund.

Buffalo Bills center Eric Wood reportedly suffers career-ending neck injury |
Wood played nine seasons for the Bills.

Senior Bowl News and Notes

Inside The Bills | Report: Mayfield “meets extensively” with Bills -
"By no means were the Bills the only team who spent time with Oklahoma QB Baker Mayfield at the Senior Bowl, but according to Robert Klemko, Buffalo was one of four teams he met with extensively."

Bills have ‘extensive meeting’ with Oklahoma QB Baker Mayfield at Senior Bowl | Bills Wire
The Buffalo Bills met with Oklahoma QB Baker Mayfield at the Senior Bowl.

Ian Rapoport: "They Could Move Around" -
Bills' Insider Chris Brown talks with NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport about the upcoming draft and QB options for the Bills from the Senior Bowl in Mobile Alabama.

Post-Senior Bowl Practices QB Rankings - NDT Scouting
Taking a closer look at the quarterbacks.

Day 3 Winners from the 2018 Senior Bowl - NDT Scouting
What about the guys that don't play quarterback?