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Buffalo Bills Links, 8/21: Game day vs. the Bears!

The matchups and players to watch as Buffalo goes for its seventh straight preseason W.

The Buffalo Bills head to Soldier Field to take on the Chicago Bears in Week 2 of the NFL’s preseason schedule, and today’s edition of the Bills daily links leads off by examining five key topics to watch for when Buffalo takes on Chicago, including how much playing time left tackle Dion Dawkins receives.

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What to know for Week 2 vs. Da Bears

Besides wanting to see how Dawkins looks in his 2021 preseason debut, we also examine what kind of impact Star Lotulelei can have in his preseason debut, what rookie wide receiver Marquez Stevenson can do for an encore following his impressive performance in the opener, and whether cornerback Dane Jackson can bounce back from a poor performance vs. the Detroit Lions. Plus, find out how you can follow along as Buffalo looks to win its seventh straight preseason game.

Mitchell Trubisky excited to lead the Bills vs. former team

The Chicago Bears traded up to select North Carolina quarterback Mitchell Trubisky with the No. 2 overall pick in the 2017 NFL Draft, then declined to pick up the fifth-year option after four up and down seasons. Hear how Trubisky said he is “getting that love for the game back” with Buffalo, and why running back Matt Breida is excited for Trubisky’s return to Chicago.

Odds and ends

We hear from wide receiver Jake Kumerow on his battle to make the 53-man roster, explore why guard Jon Feliciano is hoping coming into training camp down 30 pounds will help him enjoy a fully healthy season in Buffalo, catch you up on the latest news involving Buffalo’s new stadium negotiations, discuss a new Bills Mafia-style tailgate sauce that will benefit Oishei Children’s Hospital in Buffalo, and more.