• by Sean d'Oliveira | CBSSports.com

    Bills exercise 5th-year option on CB Stephon Gilmore

    The Bills picked up the fifth year on cornerback Stephon Gilmore's contract, the team announced Tuesday. Gilmore will make $11 million in 2016 as a result of the team exercising the option. In 14 games last season, Gilmore totaled 46 tackles with three interceptions.

  • by Larry Hartstein | Senior Analyst

    Bills to pick up 5th-year option on CB Stephon Gilmore

    Bills general manager Doug Whaley confirmed the team will exercise the 2016 option on cornerback Stephon Gilmore, reports ESPN.com. Gilmore will earn just over $11 million in 2016, which will be his fifth year in the league. Gilmore, 24, has six interceptions and 32 passes defensed over his first three seasons.

  • by Brandon Wise | Staff Writer

    Bills release final inactives list of the season against New England

    The following players have been deemed inactive for the Bills in Week 17 against the Patriots: Stephon Gilmore, Bryce Brown, Randell Johnson, Cyrus Kouandjio, Marquise Goodwin, Chris Gragg and Marcell Dareus. Dareus was listed as out after Friday's practice. He finishes his season with 48 total tackles and 10 sacks for the Bills.

  • by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com

    Bills downgrade Marcell Dareus, Stephon Gilmore to out for Week 17

    The Bills have downgraded defensive tackle Marcell Dareus (knee) and cornerback Stephon Gilmore (concussion) from doubtful to out for Sunday's season finale at New England, per the team's official website. Both players did not make the trip to New England for Week 17. Buffalo is a 5-point underdog on Sunday.

  • by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com

    Bills' Dan Carpenter, Aaron Williams probable for Week 17

    The Bills listed kicker Dan Carpenter (right groin) and safety Aaron Williams (hip) were deemed probable for Sunday's season finale at New England. Cornerback Stephon Gilmore (concussion) and defensive tackle Marcell Dareus (knee) were ruled out for the game.

  • by Larry Hartstein | Senior Analyst

    Bills DT Marcell Dareus, CB Stephon Gilmore miss practice

    Bills defensive tackle Marcell Dareus (knee) and cornerback Stephon Gilmore (concussion) did not practice Wednesday as Buffalo prepared for Sunday's visit to New England. Coach Doug Marrone said Dareus might be a gametime decision. Buffalo is a 4.5-point underdog.

  • by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com

    Bills still evaluating Stephon Gilmore (concussion) for Week 17

    The Bills are still evaluating cornerback Stephon Gilmore this week, according to ESPN. Gilmore exited Week 16 at Oakland in the third quarter with a concussion. He has totaled 46 tackles, one forced fumble and three interceptions this season. He's a candidate to land on injured reserve if he's unable to play Week 17. Buffalo is currently a 4 1/2-point underdog at New England. The line opened at 8 1/2 points.

  • by R.J. White | CBSSports.com

    Bills CB Stephon Gilmore (concussion) will not return Week 16

    Bills cornerback Stephon Gilmore suffered a concussion in Sunday's Week 16 matchup against the Raiders and will not return, the team announced. Gilmore suffered the injury in the third quarter and immediately headed back to the locker room. He recorded one tackle before exiting the game to be evaluated.

  • by R.J. White | CBSSports.com

    C.J. Spiller among Bills probables active vs. Raiders

    Bills running back C.J. Spiller (shoulder) is among the team's players listed as probable who are active for Sunday's game against the Raiders. Spiller is making his return from injured reserve and will be playing in his first game since Week 7. Also active after being listed as probable are safeties Da'Norris Searcy (hamstring) and Duke Williams (concussion), cornerback Stephon Gilmore (shoulder), defensive end Jarius Wynn (knee), running back Anthony Dixon (chest), wide receiver Marcus Thigpen (foot) and kicker Dan Carpenter (groin). The Bills are a 6 1/2-point favorite for Sunday's road matchup with the Raiders.

  • by Sean d'Oliveira | CBSSports.com

    Bills list nine players as probable in final Week 16 injury report

    The Bills listed the following players as probable for Sunday's game at Oakland: Dan Carpenter, Anthony Dixon, Stephon Gilmore, Chris Gragg, Da'Norris Searcy, C.J. Spiller, Marcus Thigpen, Duke Williams and Jarius Wynn. The Bills did not have any players listed as questionable, doubtful or out. The Bills are listed as 6 1/2-point favorites.