The Buffalo Bills defense racked up six turnovers and four sacks in the team's 43-23 win over the Jets in Week 8. The Jets fumbled the ball four times in the loss, losing two, while throwing four interceptions in a poor all-around effort from the offense.
Leading the Bills' sack charge was defensive tackle Kyle Williams , who delivered 1.5 sacks despite dealing with a minor back injury during the game. Defensive end Mario Williams also had a half a sack as well as a forced fumble, while defensive linemen Corbin Bryant contributed a sack and a forced fumble and defensive end Jarius Wynn added a sack of his own.
The Bills were able to intercept four passes, with three coming against starter Geno Smith in the first quarter and one coming from the arm of backup Michael Vick, who took over and played most of the game. Linebacker Preston Brown , cornerback Stephon Gilmore and safeties Aaron Williams and Da'Norris Searcy each picked off a pass in the winning effort.
The Bills head into a Week 9 bye with a 5-3 record before facing the Chiefs in Week 10.SEE FULL ARTICLE
The Seattle Seahawks will be without the services of defensive tackle Jordan Hill (ankle), cornerback Byron Maxwell (calf), linebacker Bobby Wagner (toe), defensive end Cassius Marsh (foot), center Max Unger (foot) and tight end Zach Miller (ankle) in Week 7 at St. Louis. All six players were ruled out for Sunday's game.
Tight end Luke Willson (groin) was listed as questionable and is expected to be a game-time decision, coach Pete Carroll said.
Meanwhile, running back Marshawn Lynch (not injury related), offensive tackle Alvin Bailey (oblique), cornerback Tharold Simon (knee), defensive tackle Brandon Mebane (not injury related) and defensive end Michael Bennett (not injury related) were all ruled probable against the Rams.SEE FULL ARTICLE
The Buffalo Bills defense didn't allow the Lions and Matthew Stafford to get into a rhythm Sunday, sacking the quarterback six times in the team's 17-14 comeback win in Week 5.
Defensive tackle Marcell Dareus was responsible for three sacks while also forcing a fumble, and defensive end Jerry Hughes added two sacks and another forced fumble. Defensive end Mario Williams racked up the other sack. The defense also had one interception, courtesy of cornerback Stephon Gilmore , in the win. The 3-2 Bills host the Patriots in Week 6.SEE FULL ARTICLE
Tight end Jordan Cameron (shoulder) is not the only Cleveland Browns player listed as questionable for the Sunday game against Baltimore. Second-year linebacker Barkevious Mingo (shoulder) has received the same designation.
All the other Browns on their Friday injury report aside from shelved running back Ben Tate (knee) are probable. They are wide receiver Travis Benjamin (knee), defensive ends Desmond Bryant (wrist) and John Hughes (hamstring), punter Spencer Lanning (shoulder), offensive lineman Paul McQuistan (ankle) and cornerback Buster Skrine (thumb).SEE FULL ARTICLE
Healthy scratches make up only two of the seven players on the inactive list posted Sunday by the Cleveland Browns for their season opener in Pittsburgh. Defensive lineman Desmond Bryant (wrist) is the lone injured starter.
Also out are cornerbacks Pierre Desir e (knee) and Robert Nelson , linebacker Eric Martin (concussion), offensive lineman Paul McQuistan (ankle), defensive lineman John Hughes (hamstring) and running back Glenn Winston .SEE FULL ARTICLE