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Buffalo Bills Links, 7/20: Keeping players safe during the pandemic

Plus, is a breakout forthcoming for TE Dawson Knox?

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The Buffalo Bills are set to embark on a most unusual training camp beginning on July 28, and in today’s edition of the Bills daily links, we explore how the Bills and their NFL counterparts are still seeking answers to questions on just how safe they’ll be while playing during the COVID-19 pandemic.

We also take a look to see whether second-year tight end Dawson Knox will build upon his rookie season and experience a breakout in 2020, examine Buffalo’s next steps in finding a stadium sponsor, break down the right tackle positional battle between veteran Ty Nsekhe and second-year man Cody Ford, analyze why Josh Allen, Devin Singletary, John Brown, Stefon Diggs, Cole Beasley and the offense is poised to score more points this year, and much more!

With camps set to open, NFLPA still seeks answers to key health questions | Sports |
NFL training camps open soon, and players are still seeking answers to questions on just how safe they’ll be amid the coronavirus pandemic.

NFL says rookies are to report to camp on Tuesday | WGR 550 SportsRadio
The NFL has informed its 32 clubs that all rookies are expected to report to training camp on Tuesday, with quarterbacks and injured players reporting on Thursday, and all other players on Tuesday, July 28.

NFL announces training camp dates, but now what? | Sports |
The NFL intends to open training camps on time with rookies allowed to report Tuesday, quarterbacks and injured players on Thursday and the remainder of the roster on July 28.

Bills players continue to work out together as training camp nears | Sports |
As the potential start of training camp continues to near, Bills players are finding time to work out together as they arrive in Western New York.

Bills training camp questions: Breakout season coming for Dawson Knox? | Bills |
You won’t hear Buffalo Bills players talk a lot about individual goals. When asked about it, Knox preferred to spotlight the focus on the team vs. his individual stats.

Is linebacker Tremaine Edmunds ready to explore? Democrat & Chronicle
If he continues to develop, Buffalo’s third-year linebacker seems poised to take another leap forward in 2020.

What are the Bills’ next steps toward finding a new stadium sponsor? – The Athletic
The Bills, especially coming off an aborted agreement, must complete a landscape analysis at a weird time in history. (Subscription required).

Camp Countdown 2020 | Who will be the starting right tackle? -
With ten days to go to the start of training camp, the Camp Countdown series takes a look at the top candidates for the right tackle position.

Camp Countdown 2020 | 4 reasons why the Bills should score more points in 2020 -
With 11 days to the start of training camp, Chris Brown takes a look at how the offense can improve their point production this season.

Is the AFC East finally ready for a changing of the guard in 2020? -
With Tom Brady gone, the New England Patriots seem vulnerable, but will their streak of division titles end at 11? ESPN's AFC East reporters break it down.

AFC East offseason: Dolphins revamp offense, defense, coaching staff | Sports |
They tanked for Tua. Now what?

Chiefs’ Patrick Mahomes challenges Buffalo Bills’ Josh Allen to throwing contest over Madden 21 rating -
Mahomes and Allen have both been onboard with the throw-off idea in the past.

Coming This Fall: Cole Beasley -
After scoring a career high in touchdowns in 2019, WR Cole Beasley is looking to continue to burn opponents in 2020 with his quickness and agility

2019 Top Play: Tre White’s Interception at Pittsburgh -
Cornerback Tre’Davious White had himself a monster of a game when the Bills took on the Pittsburgh Steelers for Sunday Night Football, but this 49-yard interception was one of the best highlights of the game.

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After pressure from NFLPA, NFL’s latest proposal would see more preseason games cut - Buffalo Rumblings
Looks like we might get one preseason game.

BBR: Can training camp start on time for the Bills and the rest of the NFL? - Buffalo Rumblings
There are too many questions, and not enough answers.

91 players in 91 days: Defensive tackle Ed Oliver - Buffalo Rumblings
Buffalo’s top 2019 draft choice is poised for a breakout this year.

AFC East Roundup: Division odds - Buffalo Rumblings
Who should you be placing your money on?

91 Buffalo Bills scouting reports in 91 days: Linebacker A.J. Klein - Buffalo Rumblings
The veteran has experience working with head coach Sean McDermott.

NFL training camp report dates have been sent to teams - Buffalo Rumblings
Early Saturday, NFL Network’s Tom Pelissero reported that NFL "training camp is on."

91 Buffalo Bills scouting reports in 91 days: Defensive lineman Quinton Jefferson - Buffalo Rumblings
One of Buffalo’s top free-agent signings is a perfect "chess piece" for assistant head coach/defensive coordinator Leslie Frazier’s defensive line.

Plays that defined 2019 Buffalo Bills: “Conference” Finals - Buffalo Rumblings
We’re nearly there! Let’s crown the home and away champions in our second to last stop.