Bills coach Chan Gailey told the team’s official Web site that he expects rookie RB C.J. Spiller to get a lot of reps against the defending AFC champions on Thursday night.
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Posted: Saturday, August 14th, 2010 | Adam Rank Tags: Adam Rank, Buffalo Bills, C.J. Spiller, Dallas Clark, Fred Jackson, Glen Coffee, Indianapolis Colts, Marshawn Lynch, New England Patriots, Tom Brady
Do not have a fantasy football draft in August. Or at least until after the third preseason game at the very earliest. Forgive me if I attempt to beat you over the head with his notion for the rest of the summer, but I feel pretty strongly about this.
Maybe the Bills knew what they were doing when they took C.J. Spiller with the ninth overall selection in the 2010 NFL Draft. The crowded Bills backfield thinned out on Friday night as Fred Jackson and Marshawn Lynch left the game with injuries.
Marshawn Lynch, the subject of trade rumors throughout the offseason, denied to reporters Tuesday that he’s asked to be traded, but didn’t exactly endorse his current situation when asked if he wanted to stay in Buffalo, either.
A trade of Marshawn Lynch to the Seahawks would no doubt benefit his fantasy value, but the big winner would be Fred Jackson in Buffalo.
One of the more intriguing starting competitions around the league is in Seattle, where there’s a two-horse race to see who starts at running back between Julius Jones and Justin Forsett.
NFL Network insider Jason La Canfora has the latest on Patriots QB Tom Brady‘s contract status (hint: it depends on Peyton Manning) and RB Marshawn Lynch‘s absence from the Bills’ organized team activities (hint: he isn’t happy). Watch the video for more.
Marshawn Lynch still isn’t a part of the organized team activities taking place in Buffalo.
Marshawn Lynch has not reported to voluntary OTAs with the Bills. No-nonsense coach Chan Gailey doesn’t sound too pleased about it.
One of the noteworthy offseason position battles got started Tuesday in Buffalo, where Trent Edwards, Ryan Fitzpatrick, Brian Brohm and Levi Brown took part in the first day of the Bills’ QB competition.
The potential trade of Marshawn Lynch would be good news in fantasy circles, especially for Fred Jackson and C.J. Spiller.
Buffalo’s choice of RB C.J. Spiller shows that the Bills are trying to get some explosive playmakers.
C.J. Spiller would have been a much more attractive fantasy option had he not be taken by the Bills.
Posted: Friday, April 9th, 2010 | Michael Fabiano Tags: Anquan Boldin, Brandon Marshall, Deion Branch, Dez Bryant, Donovan McNabb, Eddie Royal, Fred Jackson, Jabar Gaffney, Kyle Orton, Marshawn Lynch, Matt Hasselbeck, T.J. Houshmandzadeh
Potential trades including Marshawn Lynch and Brandon Marshall would have major fantasy implications.
Posted: Sunday, April 4th, 2010 | Frank Tadych Tags: Anthony Hargrove, Billy Devaney, Brad Childress, Brett Favre, Buffalo Bills, Darius Reynaud, Detroit Lions, Marshawn Lynch, Martin Mayhew, Minnesota Vikings, New Orleans Saints, pierre thomas, Santonio Holmes, St. Louis Rams
Saints restricted free agent Pierre Thomas hasn’t made any visits to other teams, and hinted the two sides are working on a deal, according to The Times-Picayne.