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Buffalo Bills Links, 8/8: Predicting the 53-man roster

Plus, why LB Matt Milano doesn’t “want to be anywhere else” long-term

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In today’s edition of the Buffalo Bills daily links, we take a swing at predicting the Bills’ 53-man roster, looking for which veterans could be on the outside looking in (like defensive end Trent Murphy and wide receivers Duke Williams and Robert Foster) when the Sept. 5 roster deadline arrives.

We hear from linebacker Matt Milano on why he “wouldn’t want to be anywhere else” long-term, analyze the state of the team’s defensive ends, learn why cornerback Josh Norman thinks that Tre’Davious White and Buffalo’s defensive backs are the best in the NFL, figure out where the Bills stand with their salary-cap space now that the opt-out deadline has passed, and much more!

Bills 53-man roster predictions: Murphy’s days are numbered - Democrat & Chronicle
Sal Maiorana takes his annual training camp swing at predicting the Bills’ 53-man roster

Projecting the Bills’ 53-man roster after the opt-out decisions – The Athletic
Now that the Bills know who will be at camp this summer and how the salary cap might affect them, let’s take another crack at the roster. (Subscription required).

Buffalo Bills LB Matt Milano ‘wouldn’t want to be anywhere else’ long-term -
The Bills outside linebacker met with the media on Friday.

Matt Milano: “Taking it One Day at a Time” -
Linebacker Matt Milano discusses assistant head coach/defensive coordinator Leslie Frazier’s expectations for the defense this year, how his offseason workouts went, and why he and LB Tremaine Edmunds are set to have their best season yet.

LB Matt Milano expects big things from the Buffalo Bills defense - Democrat & Chronicle
With so many talented returners, Milano feels the defense will once again be tough in 2020.

Buffalo Bills flash briefing (8/7/20): Tre’Davious White is in + Matt Milano on where he wants to play -
Also in this edition of the flash briefing: Stefon Diggs’s contract restructure details and Tremaine Edmunds on training camp practice.

Bills roster in-depth: Defensive end | WGR 550 SportsRadio
An in-depth look at the Buffalo Bills’ defensive ends heading into the 2020 season.

Josh Norman looking to add ‘a little pixie dust’ to Bills | Buffalo Bills News | NFL |
Josh Norman thought the Buffalo Bills’ defense, and especially their secondary, was already one of the NFL’s best when he signed with the team as a free agent in March.

Bills Today | What Josh Norman thinks about Tre’Davious White -
Here are three things to know about the Bills for Friday, August 7.

Josh Norman: “Defense Wins Championships” -
“Bills cornerback Josh Norman addressed the media on Thursday topics include; reasons why he picked Buffalo in free agency, how he fits in the defensive scheme, and his expectations going into this season.”

Where Bills stand in salary cap space after opt-out deadline | Buffalo Bills News | NFL |
The Bills could use that available money for extensions or could roll some of it over to next year.

Spit, sweat, tears, blood, whatever: Why linemen led NFL in opt-outs | Buffalo Bills News | NFL |
It’s no wonder more offensive and defensive linemen opted out of playing this season than players in any other position group.

Report: Tre’Davious White does not opt out of 2020 season | WGR 550 SportsRadio
ESPN’s Chris Mortensen reports that Buffalo Bills cornerback Tre’Davious White has not opted out of the 2020 season and will suit up this year.

Bills’ Tre’Davious White doesn’t opt out after hints - Buffalo Bills blog
Buffalo Bills cornerback Tre’Davious White decided not to opt out of the 2020 season despite hinting that he may do so.

Bills All-Pro cornerback Tre’Davious White will play in 2020 | Buffalo Bills News | NFL |
Breathe a sigh of relief, Bills fans.

‘OH THANK GOD:’ Bills Mafia reacts to Tre White deciding to play in 2020 -
Tre'Davious White had said he was unsure as to whether or not he would play in 2020.

Jake Fromm looks to make amends after 'elite white people' text - Buffalo Bills blog
Bills quarterback Jake Fromm insists that text messages in which he said "only elite white people" should be able to purchase guns are not indicative of his character.

Bills quarterback Jake Fromm on racist text messages: 'That's not who I am' | Buffalo Bills News | NFL |
"The one thing I want to do here on this Earth is love God and love people. I fell short of that," Jake Fromm said Friday.

'Counterfeit Bills' didn't yield dividends in Hall of Fame game | Buffalo Bills News | NFL |
The 1974 edition of the Hall of Fame game was memorable mostly for who wasn’t there, writes Erik Brady.

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Buffalo Bills’ Tre’Davious White not among 66 NFL opt outs - Buffalo Rumblings
Buffalo had two players opt out.

What if there was no football until next spring? - Buffalo Rumblings
For most of us it will literally be a once-in-a-lifetime fall.

Buffalo Bills opponent preview: Las Vegas Raiders - Buffalo Rumblings
A first-time trip to Las Vegas for the Bills.

The Bruce Exclusive: Know thy Buffalo Bills enemy; The New York Jets - Buffalo Rumblings
Best case/worst case for the New Jersey team.

Fantasy football expectations are high for Josh Allen in 2020 - Buffalo Rumblings
While expectations are high, there might be safer options available in the later rounds.

CB Dane Jackson off Buffalo Bills’ Reserve/COVID-19 list, Garrett Taylor released - Buffalo Rumblings
Taylor released as Jackson returns to team.

Buffalo Bills officially sign OG Brian Winters to one-year deal: contract details - Buffalo Rumblings
We have news of the deal.

The Bruce Exclusive: Know thy Buffalo Bills enemy - New England Patriots and Miami Dolphins - Buffalo Rumblings
On this episode of "The Bruce Exclusive", Bruce wraps up his 2020 AFC East preview series with a look at the best and worst case scenarios for the New England Patriots and the Miami Dolphins.

Buffalo Bills opponent preview: Kansas City Chiefs - Buffalo Rumblings
The Chiefs made a championship run in 2019.