The Buffalo Bills (4-1) made a statement with their play Sunday night in knocking off the reigning AFC champion Kansas City Chiefs 38-20, and today’s edition of the Bills daily links leads off by examining where the Bills find themselves in the weekly NFL power rankings.
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Bills near top of power rankings
The Bills thoroughly dominated the Chiefs on Sunday Night Football, earning a measure of revenge following a pair of disappointing losses to Kansas City during the 2020 season. What’s next for Josh Allen and the Bills? Plus, how the Bills took the blueprint for beating Kansas City and executed it to perfection, and checking in on where Buffalo sits in the latest NFL power rankings.
- After Josh Allen leads statement win over Chiefs, what’s next for Bills? - Buffalo Bills Blog- ESPN
- Jim Kubiak: Bucs provided template for beating Chiefs; Allen, Bills elevated to perfection | Buffalo Bills News | NFL | buffalonews.com
- Maiorana: Dismantling the Chiefs has to change perception on the Bills - Democrat & Chronicle
- Buffalo Bills are a ‘juggernaut’ (Post-Week 5 power rankings) - newyorkupstate.com
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Greg Rousseau named AFC Defensive Player of the Week
The Bills rookie edge rusher had himself a night in Kansas City, collecting his first career interception to go with one sack, five total tackles, a quarterback hurry, and a pass breakup in the team’s 38-20 win over the Chiefs.
- Greg Rousseau named AFC Defensive Player of the Week - WGR 550
- First-round pick Greg Rousseau gets first interception as Bills keep getting takeaways | Buffalo Bills News | NFL | buffalonews.com
- Bills rookie DE Greg Rousseau has provided first round-worthy performances - Democrat & Chronicle
Final thoughts from win over Chiefs
How tight end Dawson Knox has evolved into the NFL’s best tight end thanks to some advice from Travis Kelce, how assistant head coach/defensive coordinator Leslie Frazier was able to harass Patrick Mahomes relying solely on Buffalo’s front four and no blitzing, lessons learned from the Week 5 snap counts, grading Buffalo’s positions following the impressive showing in Kansas City, and more!
- Bills’ Dawson Knox is NFL’s best tight end through 5 weeks, and Travis Kelce helped him do it - newyorkupstate.com
- Analysis: Leslie Frazier relies on Bills’ front four and no blitzes to corral Chiefs | Buffalo Bills News | NFL | buffalonews.com
- What we learned from snap counts in Bills’ Week 5 win, game ball and more | Buffalo Bills News | NFL | buffalonews.com
- Position grades: Bills offense rolling up record numbers through 5 games | Buffalo Bills News | NFL | buffalonews.com
- Observations: Sean McDermott right back on the job after Bills return home with big win | Buffalo Bills News | NFL | buffalonews.com
- Fans frustrated with referee Carl Cheffers during Bills game - Democrat & Chronicle
Odds and ends
Discussing how the Bills have become the betting favorite to win the Super Bowl, and how Josh Allen is the NFL MVP frontrunner. Plus, the Bills have been linked to several cornerbacks leading up to the trade deadline, could Buffalo deal away a member of the defensive line, a prestigious honor for former Bill Kyle Williams, and more!
- Bills move to Super Bowl betting favorite, Josh Allen to MVP favorite | Buffalo Bills News | NFL | buffalonews.com
- Schopp: Josh Allen the favorite for MVP - WGR 550
- NFL Trade Deadline 2021: Buffalo Bills have reportedly monitored CB market, expected to receive interest in DEs - newyorkupstate.com
- Greater Buffalo Sports Hall of Fame: Kyle Williams’ leadership helped lay foundation for Bills’ current success | Buffalo Bills News | NFL | buffalonews.com
- Bills’ Brian Daboll among favorites for Raiders head coach job: But what about Leslie Frazier? - newyorkupstate.com
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- Erik Brady: Bills weren’t spared from October Surprise | Buffalo Bills News | NFL | buffalonews.com