New Results in New England for Buffalo Bills

The Buffalo Bills inserted their backup quarterback after a game got out of hand in Foxborough.  This story never seemed like it was finishing pleasantly.  I got to activate Matt Barkley fandom mode as one of innumerable signs things finally Continue reading New Results in New England for Buffalo Bills

IT really happened…

Through all those years of futility, years without division titles or playoff appearances, years without respect, years of frustration, I never thought about a game where the Bills crushed the Patriots.  Yes, the Bills did beat the Patriots 31-0 in Continue reading IT really happened…

Disaster for That Other Team As Buffalo Bills Create Novelty

Prayers are always answered.  Occasionally, it’s with a yes.  The Patriots are learning in the most amusing way possible that Satan’s deals never last forever.  Getting souls back will be tricky, as the return policy was cut off the back Continue reading Disaster for That Other Team As Buffalo Bills Create Novelty

Cam Can’t Rattle Buffalo Bills’ Optimism

Life features surprises.  For example, I didn’t realize how much I loathed Cam Newton’s guts until this week.  Sure, I’ve always found him petulant in his moody way.  But Cam-focused contempt wasn’t my life’s driving purpose until he enlisted in Continue reading Cam Can’t Rattle Buffalo Bills’ Optimism

Buffalo Bills Getting Better But Still Bested

Winning teams don’t talk about how close it was.  Aw, man: they only finished up by a touchdown?  Moral victories are losses.  The league is firm about what counts, and there is no video review. At the same time, psychological Continue reading Buffalo Bills Getting Better But Still Bested

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

Godmothers of BillsMafia: Patriots* at Bills Pregame Report

Words cannot describe what kind of reactions Bills fans have when they see a picture of Tom Brady. Lord knows we are sick of him destroying our beloved Bills time after time after time. So now it’s time again, but Continue reading Godmothers of BillsMafia: Patriots* at Bills Pregame Report

Is ‘cultural relativism’ a key to success in the NFL?

Wut? Recall my recent post threatening to spend time during the “quiet period” examining the concept of ‘culture’ and how it may or may not relate to improving successful outcomes (winning) in the NFL. First, let’s begin by putting some Continue reading Is ‘cultural relativism’ a key to success in the NFL?

Game Preview: Bills VS Patriots

It’s everyone’s favorite game of the year! That special time that comes once every season where your Buffalo Bills have the privilege of traveling to Foxboro, Massachusetts to square-off with their division rivals, the New England Patriots. I mean, with Continue reading Game Preview: Bills VS Patriots