Buffalo Bills Off and Passing

Everything was pretty much as predicted on Sunday, except for the injuries.  Some rookie jitters, some blown assignments, some big plays, an auspicious debut, the Bills played as their fans had hoped, and the Jets played as their fans had Continue reading Buffalo Bills Off and Passing

BillsMafia ‘repped’ by special words from Bishop Curry

Everything is upside down.  In our little world, the world of the Buffalo Bills, we’ve suffered through decades that sometimes gave us heart-breaking disappointment, sometimes gave us seeming endless futility, sometimes gave us false hopes.  It’s been a soul-crushing journey, Continue reading BillsMafia ‘repped’ by special words from Bishop Curry

Michael Jordan and McDermott’s Process

I’ve been watching The Last Dance on ESPN.   It’s the ten-part documentary about Michael Jordan’s career.  It’s a great collection of behind-the-scenes film over Jordan’s years with the Bulls, with plenty of candid comments from Jordan and others about his Continue reading Michael Jordan and McDermott’s Process

Stefon Diggs completely changes Bills’ offense

It’s difficult to overstate the significance of the Buffalo Bills having acquired Stefon Diggs.    Diggs is a legitimate #1 receiving threat.   He’s one of those guys the defense has to account for on every play.   You lose Diggs and Continue reading Stefon Diggs completely changes Bills’ offense

ALL PART OF THE PROCESS

The Bills lost to the Houston Texans Saturday, 22-19 in the AFC Wildcard game.  I’m numb, and I’ve already forgotten much of the game. I’d rather be numb than begin studying the game in detail, watching replays and analyzing players Continue reading ALL PART OF THE PROCESS

Patriots Do What Patriots Do

The Rockpile Review is about the Buffalo Bills, but the story of Saturday’s showdown in Foxboro, with the AFC East championship on the line, was the Patriots – again.  The Bills have a roster full of committed men, intense competitors, Continue reading Patriots Do What Patriots Do

December Football

December football is different. It’s intense. There’s an urgency about it that’s missing from the games earlier in the NFL season.  It happens every season. Fifteen or twenty teams are competing for a spot in the playoffs, or for home field advantage. Continue reading December Football