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Bills Links, 5/12: Buffalo has sights set on AFC East title

Plus, where does Josh Allen rank on the list of young starting QBs?

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In today’s edition of the Buffalo Bills daily links, we hear from head coach Sean McDermott on this crucial offseason and how the Bills are positioned to win the AFC East championship for the first time since 1995. We also explore where quarterback Josh Allen ranks among the quarterbacks drafted in the last three years, address how COVID-19 could be spread through playing football, examine how Buffalo’s fifth-round draft pick Jake Fromm went from being a talented high school quarterback to a five-star recruit, and more!

How the Bills are gearing up to take over the AFC East - Sports Illustrated
Sean McDermott says New England still deserves to be the favorite; he takes us inside Buffalo’s crucial offseason.

National attention on the Bills reaches a 25-year high -
With a schedule that features four prime-time games for the first time since 1996, NFL analysts continue to heap praise on the Bills as the team prepares for the 2020 season.

NFL Young Quarterback Confidence Rankings, from 1-17: Most and least trusted QBs from last three drafts -
Reigning MVP Lamar Jackson tops Jason La Canfora’s list; where does Josh Allen rank?

NFL Network’s David Carr: Josh Allen could ‘skyrocket’ in his development in 2020 -
NFL Network’s David Carr explains why he thinks Buffalo Bills quarterback Josh Allen could take a big step in his development in 2020.

How can coronavirus be transmitted playing football? Dr. Fauci explains – The Buffalo News
The only way to be 100% certain, though, is to test every day, and that’s not practical, Fauci said.

Will Buffalo Bills games have fans in 2020? Dr. Anthony Fauci weighs in -
Dr. Fauci told NBC’s Peter King that the virus will dictate terms of 2020 NFL season.

‘After that, we knew’: How Jake Fromm became a leader and hopes to help Bills – The Buffalo News
Tracing Jake Fromm's rise from a talented quarterback in high school to five-star recruit to NFL quarterback.

How many games will Bills be the favorite during 2020 season? – The Buffalo News
In early lines released by, the Bills are favored in 11 games, are underdogs in four and are a pick against Denver Broncos.

Bills Today | Young leaders spearheading Bills virtual offseason efforts -
Here are three things to know about the Bills for Tuesday, May 11.

Transit Drive-In wants to show Bills’ prime-time games on big screen – The Buffalo News
Transit Drive-In is hoping to get permission to show the Bills’ four prime-time games or more on the outdoor screens.

Transit Drive-In hoping to show Buffalo Bills games for free in 2020 -
If heading to New Era Field is not an option, there may still be a way for Bills fans to get together in 2020.

Bills trivia challenge: Put your Buffalo football knowledge to the test – The Athletic
You have 50 questions (plus a bonus) worth two points apiece to see how well you really know your Bills. (Subscription required).

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Four Downs: Are the Buffalo Bills ready for prime time? - Buffalo Rumblings
With four prime-time games on the schedule, the Bills will get plenty of national exposure.

Q&A: Bills’ schedule questions, COVID-19 concerns - Buffalo Rumblings
We tackle Buffalo’s schedule, COVID-19 and the 2020 season, Josh Allen’s development in the coronavirus offseason, and players whose fifth-year options were declined.

91 players in 91 days: Offensive tackle Ty Nsekhe - Buffalo Rumblings
Buffalo’s sometimes-starter at right tackle has one year remaining on his contract.

Billieve Podcast: Analyzing Buffalo’s 2020 schedule - Buffalo Rumblings
There’s a lot that we like and some things we don’t like about the schedule.

All-22 analysis: Free agent defensive end Bryan Cox Jr. - Buffalo Rumblings
A look at Bryan Cox Jr.’s 2019 season using the All-22.