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Sean McDermott has a plan for his rookie quarterback

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As the Buffalo Bills have continued training camp, it has come to appear that the team is in no rush to start quarterback Josh Allen. His work with the first-team offense has been limited, and Allen has worked exclusively with the third team over the last four practices. This should be expected for a rookie whom many felt needed time to develop. On Tuesday, Sean McDermott spoke about the quarterbacks, and publicly stated that he was not going to rush the rookie. This coverage is available below, including plenty of updates on the Corey Coleman trade and more.


Did McDermott tip his hand on the Allen plan? - The Bills Beat with Joe B. and Matthew Fairburn
On Tuesday, head coach Sean McDermott made a strong statement in regards to the plan for Josh Allen, which got Joe Buscaglia and Matthew Fairburn talking about where this whole thing might go. Plus, we discuss Corey Coleman and his potential role on the Bills.

McDermott yet to name starting quarterback for first preseason game | WGR 550 SportsRadio
The Bills head coach wants to tell the team before making it public

Joe B: Buffalo Bills 2018 Pre-preseason 53-man roster projection - WKBW.com
Joe Buscaglia brings you his newest 53-man roster projection.

Bills' Coleman can't wait to get started | WGR 550 SportsRadio
The wide receiver said he doesn't want to let this organization down.

Which QB rises to the occasion, and 7 more things to watch in Buffalo Bills' preseason opener | NewYorkUpstate.com
Brandon Beane said the QB plan could change following Buffalo's game against the Panthers.

Corey Coleman denies weighing options before joining Buffalo Bills | NewYorkUpstate.com ESPN's Adam Schefter has backtracked on his original tweet.

[BN] Blitz newsletter: Bills’ rookie QB Josh Allen still working with third team – The Buffalo News
"Bills rookie quarterback Josh Allen has now practiced with the third team for four consecutive days, Mark Gaughan reported."

3 things to know from Day 11 at Bills camp - BuffaloBills.com
Corey Coleman reacts to getting a fresh start in Buffalo, Tre'Davious White continues to force turnovers and safety Dean Marlowe is making an impact from the safety position.

OBL 8/7: Corey Coleman on his fresh start in Buffalo; Brian Daboll on evaluating the QBs - BuffaloBills.com
Bills WR Corey Coleman discussed the trade from the Browns and his career so far. Bills OC Brian Daboll talked about how the Bills offense looks so far in camp.

Corey Coleman trade; Previewing Preseason Week 1 - Buffalo Rumblings Podcast
On this week's podcast: analysis of the Bills' trade for wide receiver Corey Coleman, a former first-round draft pick who cost only a 2020 seventh-round draft pick. The team also offer their thoughts on the key positions to watch during Thursday night's preseason opener.

Why Brandon Beane, Buffalo Bills made a ‘low-risk’ move trading for Corey Coleman – The Athletic
When Corey Coleman arrives at Bills training camp, he'll instantly be one of the most talented wide receivers on the roster. (Subscription required.)

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All-22 analysis: Buffalo Bills wide receiver Corey Coleman and his time with Cleveland Browns - Buffalo Rumblings
Brandon Beane added a wide receiver to the Buffalo Bills roster for what amounts to peanuts. We take a look at what the team is in for

2018 Buffalo Bills scouting report: tight end Charles Clay - Buffalo Rumblings
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Buffalo Bills training camp recap, day 11: Corey Coleman’s first day - Buffalo Rumblings
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