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Bills Links, 5/10: How COVID-19 could impact Bills home game attendance

Plus, can the team win 12 games in 2020?

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Wishing all of the moms out there in #BillsMafia a happy Mother’s Day! In today’s edition of the Buffalo Bills daily links, we hear from Erie County Executive Mark Poloncarz about how COVID-19 could impact the attendance for Bills’ home games this year. We also speculate whether Buffalo can win 12 games in 2020, reflect back on the Bills’ decision to trade back and pass on Texas Tech quarterback Patrick Mahomes during the 2017 NFL Draft, analyze why new Bills linebacker Mike Bell has rapper and entertainer Snoop Dogg to thank for his football skills, and more!

Poloncarz doubts New Era Field will be packed this season | WGR 550 SportsRadio
Erie County Executive Mark Poloncarz said in his coronavirus briefing on Friday that he is uncertain how many fans will be able to attend Buffalo Bills games this season.

Bills Mailbag: Can Josh Allen and Co. reach 12 wins in 2020? – The Buffalo News
Jay Skurski answers readers questions, ranging from prediction on the Bills’ season record to Jake Fromm to roster depth.

Buffalo Bills face 4 ghastly prime-time games led by Chiefs in October - Democrat & Chronicle
Bills Mafia won’t have to worry about a lack of prime-time games as the Bills 2020 schedule features four of them, including a home game vs. the Kansas City Chiefs.

Behind the Bills’ decision to trade the 2017 pick that became Patrick Mahomes – The Athletic
“You can sit there and spin it,” said a source familiar with the Bills’ decision-making in 2017. “The pick should have been Mahomes.” (Subscription required).

NFL agent from upstate NY had her first client drafted by Buffalo Bills – The Buffalo News
Kate Ferrara represents Utah running back Zack Moss, drafted by the Bills in the third round of the 2020 NFL Draft.

Buffalo Bills have Snoop Dogg to thank for LB Mike Bell's skills - Democrat & Chronicle
Snoop Dogg runs his own football league, which was featured on Netflix.

Bills WR Gabriel Davis's heartfelt letter to his mom on Mother's Day -
Rookie wide receiver Gabriel Davis thanks his mom with a heartfelt letter for Mother's Day.

Dawson Knox describes how he's handling offseason from home -
NFL Network's Mike Giardi catches up with Buffalo Bills tight end Dawson Knox to talk about how he's handling this offseason from home, new teammates, expectations for the 2020 season and more.

5 reasons Buffalo Bills should sign RG Larry Warford -
Warford, a three-time Pro Bowl player, is suddenly available.

Bills get primetime treatment, but face plenty of challenges | WGR 550 SportsRadio
The Buffalo Bills got plenty of prime-time games, but will also face plenty of challenges in the 2020 schedule.

Kim Pegula on schedule release, Covid testing, games without fans – The Buffalo News
The Bills co-owner and president, along with two top executives, spoke to The News about the uncertainty surrounding the organization, the start of football and the schedule release.

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2020 Buffalo Bills have most prime-time games since 1996 - Buffalo Rumblings
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Power ranking the Week 15 flexible scheduling options in 2020 NFL schedule - Buffalo Rumblings
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Buffalo Bills GM Brandon Beane breaks down AFC East Drafts - Buffalo Rumblings
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Nick & Nolan: Pat Moran interview - Buffalo Rumblings
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Report: Buffalo Bills sign DE A.J. Epenesa, QB Jake Fromm, WR Gabriel Davis - Buffalo Rumblings
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