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Cover 1 takes a closer look at the Bills athletic linebackers

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Today’s edition of the links features a new breakdown from, and a closer look at Vosean Joseph and the Buffalo Bills linebackers. It’s great analysis with plenty of videos, and well worth the read. Today’s links also includes updates on Lee Smith, Frank Gore, Eric Wood and much more.

Analyzing the Bills' Athletic Linebackers | Cover 1
Buffalo Bills head coach Sean McDermott had stalwart defenses as the defensive coordinator in Carolina, in part because of how he used his athletic linebackers, Luke Kuechly, Thomas Davis, and Shaq Thompson. Erik breaks down how he's recreating that linebacker corps with Vosean Joseph and Matt Milano in Buffalo.

Buffalo Bills will win AFC East in 2020; contend for Wild Card this season, says Pete Prisco -
Could the Bills end New England's reign atop the AFC East in 2020?

[BN] Blitz newsletter: Would you take the over on this year’s Bills win total? – The Buffalo News
"A reader in this weeks Bills mailbag asked Jay Skurski what he thought about the betting lines for the Bills 2019 season win total."

Bills tackle Ty Nsekhe shares his unconventional journey to the NFL -
Buffalo Bills tackle Ty Nsekhe joins "Good Morning Football".

Kyle Rudolph? Jets 2019 v. Bills 2017? The Pre-OTA Q&A - The Bills Beat with Joe B. and Matthew Fairburn
The Bills are just a handful of days away from opening up the annual OTAs for their team, and since we're knee-deep in the offseason, the Bills Beat opened the floor up to the listeners.

Bills tight end Lee Smith thrilled to be back where it all started – The Buffalo News
“Its just nice to know from the top down the main goal is to make the Buffalo Bills a better football team every step of the way,” Smith said. (Subscription required.)

[BN] Blitz newsletter: Are we underestimating Tyler Kroft? – The Buffalo News
"Lee Smith is a solid pro who has established himself as a quality blocker during his eight-year career. But when the Bills added him last week, it felt a little strange that they would commit roughly $3 million a year for a blocking tight end when they already added Tyler Kroft, who performed well in that role in Cincinnati."

Former Buffalo Bill Eric Wood will be part of ACC Network football broadcasts this year -
Buffalo Bills fan favorite Eric Wood will be a part of ACC Network football broadcasts next season.

Frank Gore is immortal, but the Buffalo Bills are his biggest test yet -
Bills fans should be happy that they got a 36-year-old Frank Gore, even if the cold makes him a little creaky.

’Anything less than a playoff appearance will count as a disappointment’ for Buffalo Bills, says Gil Brandt -
Brandt feels the Bills have had one of the NFL's best offseasons.

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Buffalo Bills 2019 NFL Draft picks come from variety of college conferences - Buffalo Rumblings
The team continues to mix Power-Five conference talent with small-school studs.

Q&A: Kyle Rudolph, UDFAs to watch, and Christian Wade - Buffalo Rumblings
"This week, we discuss which UDFAs have the best chance of making the 2019 Buffalo Bills’ roster, interest in trading for Minnesota Vikings tight end Kyle Rudolph, the potential impact of rugby star Christian Wade on the Bills’ running-back position, and a chicken wing contest."

All-22 analysis: Buffalo Bills tight end Lee Smith with the Oakland Raiders - Buffalo Rumblings
With Lee Smith taking a four-year hiatus from the Bills to hang out with the Raiders, we take a look at his 2018 season to see what he’s been up to.

2019 Buffalo Bills scouting report: running back Marcus Murphy - Buffalo Rumblings
The return man and change-of-pace back suddenly appears to be on the outside looking in.

Bills Links, 5/16: Buffalo receives praise for the 2019 offseason - Buffalo Rumblings
It’s been a successful offseason on paper for the Bills.