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Buffalo Bills Daily Links, 7/1: Season ticket holders can opt out of 2020

Plus, continuing to assess the impact Cam Newton will have on the AFC East race

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In today’s edition of the Buffalo Bills daily links, given the uncertainty of whether fans will be allowed in the stands for the 2020 NFL season due to public health concerns over COVID-19, we discuss the news that the Bills are giving their season ticket holders the option to opt out of the upcoming season.

We also continue to analyze the impact that quarterback Cam Newton’s signing with the New England Patriots will have on the AFC East race, including hearing from Newton’s former teammate, Mario Addison, on how much he’s looking forward to sacking his former teammate. We address which Bills player is next in line for a contract extension, delve into the friendship formed between Buffalo starting quarterback Josh Allen and his New York Jets counterpart, Sam Darnold, vote on Buffalo’s cornerback 2 and safety 2 of the 2010s, and much more!

Bills allow season ticket holders to opt out for 2020 | WGR 550 SportsRadio
Buffalo Bills season ticket holders will be able to pass on the 2020 season, while maintaining their status for 2021.

Buffalo Bills announce season ticket holders can skip 2020 season -
Fans will have the option to keep seniority and seat numbers for 2021 season.

Bills provide updated information to Season Ticket Members for 2020 season -
A letter to Season Ticket Members detailing updated information for the 2020 season.

Patriots signing Cam Newton changes nothing, Bills still team to beat in AFC East | Sports |
Make no mistake, this is Josh Allen’s time to shine, his opportunity to cement himself as the Bills’ franchise quarterback, Jason Wolf says.

Cam Newton signing in NE should give Bills fans pause | WGR 550 SportsRadio
Winning the AFC East won’t be as easy of a task for the Buffalo Bills now that Newton has signed with the New England Patriots.

Winners and Losers of Cam Newton Signing With Patriots | WGR 550 SportsRadio
With Cam Newton joining the New England Patriots, RADIO.COM Sports’ John Healy looks at who are the winners and losers in a deal that should shake up the AFC East.

Bills’ Mario Addison on Cam Newton: I’m going to hate to ‘have to take my dawg head off’ | Sports |
Cam Newton is 5-1 against the AFC East, not including games against the Patriots.

’I hate imma have to take my dawg head off’ (Buffalo Bills react to Patriots signing Cam Newton) -
Mario Addison joked about sacking his old quarterback while Trent Murphy found some old footage hitting the QB.

Bills roundtable: Which player is next in line for a contract extension? | Sports |
Buffalo News’ Bills reporters Vic Carucci, Jay Skurski, Mark Gaughan and Jason Wolf tackle the latest topic in publication’s series of Bills roundtable.

Bills’ Josh Allen explains how he’s relied on Jets QB Sam Darnold -
Allen: "Sam is one of the greatest dudes I've ever met. I love being around him."

5 opinions on the Bills heading into the summer break -
Before the Bills embark on training camp, we speak with five NFL analysts on their thoughts for the Bills entering 2020.

Lorenzo Alexander: Realizing my purpose in the fight for racial justice – The Athletic
The recently retired Bills captain opens up about his renewed commitment to be a force for change in the community. (Subscription required).

Christian Wade provides a global perspective on the movement to end racial inequality -
A native of England, running back Christian Wade addresses why racial inequality is a global issue and hopes increased awareness leads to actionable results.

Bills’ Cam Lewis, UB’s Jaret Patterson on Covid offseason, Barry Sanders, season outlook, more -
Matt Parrino and Ryan Talbot talk UB and Bills football with Cam Lewis and Heisman hopeful Jaret Patterson.

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