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Buffalo Bills Links, 8/27: Expectations for Thursday’s inter-squad scrimmage

Plus, predicting the 53-man roster.

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In today’s edition of the Buffalo Bills daily links, in a year with no preseason games, we offer up expectations for Thursday’s inter-squad scrimmage as the Bills attempt to replicate the game day vibe during their first scrimmage of the year.

At the halfway point of training camp, we project who’s in (Lee Smith, Dane Jackson and Tyler Bass) and who’s out (Trent Murphy, Duke Williams, Reggie Gilliam, for Buffalo’s 53-man roster. We discuss how a pair of rookie wide receivers—Gabriel Davis and Isaiah Hodgins—continue to impress at camp, share how Bills pro scouts are turning to Twitter when it comes to additions to Buffalo’s roster, get an update on the new estimated value of the Bills franchise, and share how you can own memorabilia from one of the most agonizing moments in Buffalo’s history.

Bills aim to replicate game day vibe in rehearsal - Democrat & Chronicle
In a year with no preseason games, Thursday’s inter-squad scrimmage will have to serve as the next best thing.

Bills Today | Expectations for the Bills scrimmage -
Here are three things to know about the Bills for Thursday, August 27.

Projecting the Bills’ 53-man roster halfway through training camp – The Athletic
One of the most difficult decisions for the Bills is with the quarterback depth chart: Should they keep three or cut Jake Fromm? (Subscription required).

These two rookie wide receivers are turning heads - Democrat & Chronicle
Gabriel Davis and Isaiah Hodgins are each enjoying solid training camps and making great first impressions with the Bills.

Bills rookie Gabriel Davis knows his role: Make ‘those contested catches’ | Buffalo Bills News | NFL |
The message was received, loud and clear, about what Gabriel Davis needed to do to solidify a spot on the Buffalo Bills’ roster.

How Bills pro scouts are using Twitter to look for potential additions to Buffalo’s roster -
General manager Brandon Beane shared how Buffalo’s pro scouts are looking for potential roster additions using social media.

Bills estimated to be valued at $2.15 billion, according to new study | Buffalo Bills News | NFL |
Sportico, a new media outlet launched in June, estimates the Bills’ total revenue at $412 million.

Bills ban their own reporter for violating team media policy – The Athletic
Multiple sources tell The Athletic that radio host and web reporter Chris Brown has been suspended from all team platforms. (Subscription required).

Bills announce no fans for their first two home games -
The Buffalo Bills announced on Tuesday that no fans will be in attendance for their first two home games of the 2020 season at Bills Stadium.

Mitch Morse: "Get Some Work Done" -
Center Mitch Morse discusses the work put in so far in training camp, communication on the offensive line, and playing this season with limited fans in the stands.

Jordan Poyer: "Play Football Full Speed" -
Safety Jordan Poyer discusses preparing for the start of the season without any preseason games, the competitive nature of training camp, and treating Thursday's scrimmage like a real game.

Bills kicker Scott Norwood’s ‘Wide Right’ jersey from Super Bowl XXV up for auction | Buffalo Bills News | NFL |
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