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Bills Links, 12/26: Is the LeSean McCoy era over in Buffalo?

Likely to be a popular topic this off-season for the Bills

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A common theme throughout the 2018 season for the Buffalo Bills has been the struggles of running back LeSean McCoy. In today’s links, Mike Rodak from ESPN makes the case that the Bills and McCoy should likely part ways. This figures to be a hot topic of conversation around the team this off-season, and one in which all fans will have strong opinions.

Today’s links include additional coverage from Sunday’s game against the New England Patriots, a one-on-one interview with Josh Allen, and the latest installment of the Billieve podcast. Enjoy!

Divorce could be best for LeSean McCoy and Bills - Buffalo Bills Blog- ESPN
LeSean McCoy's view of his role doesn't seem to match Sean McDermott's, so perhaps it's best if the Bills and the veteran running back part ways.

One-on-One Coverage: Bills’ Josh Allen on rookie season, off-field life, boyhood heroes – The Buffalo News
"As a quarterback for a 5-10 team, Josh Allen has experienced more lows than highs since the Buffalo Bills made him the seventh overall pick of the NFL Draft in April." (Subscription required.)

Joe B: Buffalo Bills All-22 Review - Week 16 vs. New England Patriots - WKBW
The Buffalo Bills fell short in New England once again, but what did the coaches film reveal?

A Christmas wish list of players to fix Buffalo Bills offense |
What players should Bills fans be asking Santa for this Christmas to be a part of the 2019 team?

‘Blue-collar guy at heart’: Behind the scenes with Bills exec Dave Wheat, who humbly keeps the organization running – The Athletic
Bills chief administrative officer Dave Wheat flies under the radar while he does all the big and little things for the team, including pitching in with laundry. (Subscription required.)

The day after: LeSean McCoy ‘put in his place’ as Bills get run over by Patriots – The Athletic A tough season gets tougher for the Bills and McCoy, who was benched for one play by coach Sean McDermott. "I need to be more accountable," McCoy said. "It’s as simple as that. We’re straight." (Subscription required.)

[BN] Blitz newsletter: Bills fans send Pancho Billa and family to Disney for Christmas – The Buffalo News
"Ezra Castro, the Bills fan better known as Pancho Billa, received quite the Christmas gift from fellow members of Bills Mafia."

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Billieve podcast: Josh Allen, Buffalo Bills fall flat against the New England Patriots, Bill Belichick - Buffalo Rumblings
It was a disappointing, yet expected result for the Bills on Sunday.

Penalty recap: Buffalo Bills at New England Patriots - Buffalo Rumblings
Both the Buffalo Bills and New England Patriots avoided costly penalties in the Week 16 match-up.

Bills Links, 12/25: Merry Christmas Edition - Buffalo Rumblings
While the Bills have had some struggles on the field, the team continues to excel in the community.

Celebrate the season with One Buffalo Holidays - Buffalo Rumblings
"On Christmas, people from all over are busy on the big day. Some are drinking eggnog by the fire (and maybe even roasting chestnuts), wrapping presents, baking Christmas cookies and spending quality time with their loved ones."