Jaguars rookie Josh Allen out with bruised knee, signs deal

Football 05/23/19, 13:37

Jacksonville Jaguars rookie defensive end Josh Allen sat out practice Thursday after bruising his right knee during the team's first practice of organized team activities.Coach Doug Marrone made the announcement two days after Allen got hurt and said there's "zero" concern for his long-term health. But Marrone added that team ...

Jaguars add to defense by drafting Kentucky’s Josh Allen

Football 04/25/19, 21:33

The Jacksonville Jaguars added to their deepest position by drafting another pass-rusher.The Jaguars selected Kentucky defensive end Josh Allen with the seventh pick in the NFL draft Thursday night, landing the Southeastern Conference's defensive player of the year despite more pressing needs on the other side of the ball."Too good ...

SEC teams look to find defensive stoppers after draft exodus

Sports 04/22/19, 09:47

This week's NFL draft showcases some of the Southeastern Conference's top defensive players from a year ago.It also is a window into the SEC's challenges this year.Last year's Associated Press All-America team featured six defensive linemen or linebackers from the SEC: Alabama's Quinnen Williams, Kentucky's Josh Allen, LSU's Devin White, ...

Large free-agency haul leaves Bills with many draft options

Football 04/18/19, 13:18

Coming off a 17-player haul in free agency, Brandon Beane has plenty of options entering the NFL draft. And the Bills general manager isn't going to restrict himself to focusing on one or two positions when it comes time for Buffalo to make the No. 9 selection.Name a position outside ...

Quarterback Allen welcomes Bills’ numerous new additions

Football 04/15/19, 16:49

Josh Allen took it upon himself to be the Buffalo Bills' one-man welcoming committee in sending a text to each of the team's numerous free agent additions last month."It didn't take a whole lot of effort to do it," Allen said, discussing how many of the newcomers revealed how impressed ...

Kentucky needs to replace 8 starters off dominant defense

Football 04/12/19, 01:09

Kash Daniel could handle stepping on Kentucky's practice field knowing some familiar and formidable faces on defense wouldn't be there.The Wildcats' initial team meeting this spring was another matter. Gone were pass-rushing standout Josh Allen and seven other starters who had moved on from a stingy unit on which Daniel, ...

Murray, Bosa among 23 prospects to attend NFL draft

Football 04/09/19, 23:13

Kyler Murray and Nick Bosa are among the 23 prospects who plan to attend the NFL draft this month in Nashville, Tennessee.Murray, the Heisman Trophy-winning quarterback from Oklahoma, could be selected No. 1 overall by the Arizona Cardinals. Bosa, a defensive end from Ohio State, also is expected to be ...

sources: Free-spending Bills add receivers Brown, Beasley

Football 03/12/19, 16:12

The free-spending Buffalo Bills are using their sizeable salary-cap space to provide quarterback Josh Allen an overhauled offense entering his second season.The Bills continued their major foray into free agency on Tuesday by agreeing to sign receivers John Brown and Cole Beasley and hulking offensive lineman Ty Nsekhe.A person with ...

QBs Lock, Grier, Jones among NFL prospects at Senior Bowl

Football 01/22/19, 03:01

NFL scouts, coaches and prospects have gathered in Mobile, Alabama, for the Senior Bowl.The game for top senior NFL prospects and junior graduates will feature quarterbacks like Missouri's Drew Lock, West Virginia's Will Grier and Duke's Daniel Jones.The North and South teams have weigh-in Tuesday morning, followed by media day ...

Snell runs wild, No. 16 Kentucky holds off No. 13 Penn State

Football 01/01/19, 17:29

Benny Snell Jr. ran for 144 yards and two touchdowns to become Kentucky's career rushing leader and help the 16th-ranked Wildcats wrap up their best season in more than four decades with a 27-24 victory over No. 13 Penn State in the Citrus Bowl on Tuesday.Snell scored on runs of ...

McDermott: Bills’ trajectory pointing up despite 6-10 finish

Football 12/31/18, 18:37

Bills coach Sean McDermott overlooked Buffalo's losing record in making the case the team's trajectory is pointing up."Nobody wants to be 6-10," McDermott said Monday, a day after the Bills closed the season with a 42-17 win over the Miami Dolphins."I'm more concerned about the direction of the organization," he ...

Bills rout Dolphins 42-17 in Kyle Williams’ final game

Football 12/30/18, 16:30

Bills rookie Josh Allen had a career-best three touchdown passes and scored two more rushing, and defensive tackle Kyle Williams closed his 13-year career in Buffalo with a win, 42-17 over the Miami Dolphins on Sunday.Williams had a tackle for a loss and was part of a defense that forced ...

Bills QB Allen seeks better finish in rematch against Miami

Football 12/27/18, 19:01

Josh Allen has unfinished business he'd like to attend to before the rookie quarterback's season comes to a close this weekend.Specifically, Allen is still stung by how he came oh-so-close to beating AFC East rival Miami in his first meeting, a 21-17 loss for Buffalo four weeks ago."I relived it ...

AFC Beast: Pats’ divisional dominance still drives opponents

Football 12/24/18, 17:38

The New England Patriots have set a benchmark for divisional dominance in the NFL for over nearly two decades.Their mastery of the AFC East with coach Bill Belichick and quarterback Tom Brady leading the way — 10 straight titles and 16 in 19 seasons since 2000 — has proven to ...

Loss spoils Bills rookie Allen’s first meeting with Brady

Football 12/24/18, 16:26

Josh Allen had mixed emotions after an inconsistent performance in his first meeting with boyhood idol Tom Brady."I wanted to beat him, for sure," the Bills rookie quarterback said following Buffalo's 24-12 loss at New England on Sunday. "He's one of the greatest to ever do it and as a ...

Bills youth movement is beginning to make an impact

Football 12/17/18, 20:07

First-round draft picks, quarterback Josh Allen and linebacker Tremaine Edmunds, might be the Buffalo Bills' most high-profile rookies making a notable impact this season.They're not the only ones.Though eliminated from playoff contention, the Bills (5-9) are getting a promising glimpse into the future in seeing the initial signs of their ...

Allen leads Bills to 14-13 win over Lions

Football 12/16/18, 16:26

Josh Allen threw a 42-yard touchdown pass to Robert Foster early in the fourth quarter Sunday to rally the Buffalo Bills to a 14-13 win over Detroit that eliminated the Lions from playoff contention.Allen also scored on a 3-yard run and finished 13 of 26 for 204 yards passing and ...

Kentucky linebacker Josh Allen wins Lott IMPACT Trophy

Football 12/09/18, 23:27

Kentucky linebacker Josh Allen has won the Lott IMPACT Trophy as the college defensive player having the biggest influence on his team.Allen received the award Sunday night from former Hall of Fame safety Ronnie Lott at the Pacific Club. It goes to a player with strong academic work, community involvement ...

Miscues cost Bills in 27-23 loss to New York Jets

Football 12/09/18, 20:26

Coach Sean McDermott knows the Buffalo Bills aren't going to win too many more games if they keep allowing opponents to start drives at midfield — or beyond."That wasn't part of the game plan, for them to start at the 48," McDermott said, sarcastically.Three turnovers by rookie quarterback Josh Allen, ...

Darnold leads Jets to 27-23 win over Allen, Bills

Sports 12/09/18, 16:34

Sam Darnold one-upped fellow rookie Josh Allen, rallying the New York Jets to a 27-23 win over the Buffalo Bills on Sunday.Elijah McGuire scored on a fourth-and-goal run from the 1 with 1:17 remaining to cap a drive during which Darnold completed three of five passes for 52 yards. The ...

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