It was a fortunate match of value, needs and positional depth in the 2016 NFL draft for the Bills. The result was Buffalo capably plugging some of their biggest holes with rookies who can step in and start.
John Murphy takes a look at day 3 of the Bills' draft efforts as well as the Bills' 2016 NFL Draft as a whole.
Bills GM Doug Whaley and head coach Rex Ryan wrapped up 2016 Draft with their takes on this year's class. They discuss the additions on defense, finding depth at QB and RB in the middle rounds, and adding a speedy receiving threat late in the draft.
He was not a selection in 2016 NFL draft, but that might have proven to be better for Williamsville native Glenn Gronkowski as he agreed to terms with the Buffalo Bills Saturday evening.
Speed was the primary asset of Buffalo's final two draft choices, WR Kolby Listenbee and CB Kevon Seymour.
The Bills finished up their work in the 2016 draft by selecting CB Kevon Seymour of USC with their second pick in the sixth round.
Bills' 6th rd pick out of USC, DB Kevon Seymour talks about reuniting with Robert Woods and Nickell Robey, getting to work next weekend and more.
Jonathan Williams did not play in 2015 due to a foot injury, but in his college career the big-bodied back proved difficult to bring down.
Bills' 6th rd pick out of TCU, WR Kolby Listenbee talks about his speed, joining the Bills and more.
TCU WR Kolby Listenbee is not an easy receiver to catch, but there's more to him than his speed. Here's more on Buffalo's first sixth-round pick.
Watch some electrifying runs from Bills' 5th Rd draft pick out of Arkansas, RB Jonathan Williams.
He was forced to sit behind a pair of quarterbacks in college and it taught Cardale Jones patience and how to be a team player while motivating him to improve his personal game. He walks into a very similar situation in Buffalo, and that's a good thing knowing his game still needs refinement.
Bills 5th round pick, RB Jonathan Williams out of Arkansas talks to the media about his foot injury that sidelined him for the 2015 season, his running style, and the competition he faces here in Buffalo.
The Bills added to their depth at running back in the 5th round by selecting Jonathan Williams from Arkansas.
Bills 4th round pick Cardale Jones answers questions from the Buffalo Media regarding his communication with the Bills', how he feels he will develop further with the Bills and more.
Bills General Manager Doug Whaley and Bills Director of Player Personnel Jim Monos discuss the team's 4th round pick, QB Cardale Jones from Ohio State.
Watch a few highlights of Bills' 4th Rd Pick out of Ohio State, QB Cardale Jones.
The Bills as expected drafted a quarterback at the end of round four taking Ohio State QB Cardale Jones.
The Buffalo Bills select Cardale Jones with the No. 139 pick in the 2016 NFL Draft.
The Buffalo Bills selected Ohio State QB Cardale Jones with the 139th overall pick in the 2016 NFL Draft.
Buffalo made Ohio State DT Adolphus Washington their third-round pick Friday night. An up the field penetrator, Washington brings an added dimension to the Bills defensive front.
Bills Insider Chris Brown recaps all the happenings from inside the Draft Room as the Bills made the move to trade-up and grab linebacker Reggie Ragland out of Alabama in the second round.
Bills GM Doug Whaley sat down on The John Murphy Show to recap the trade-up to grab Reggie Ragland in the second round and the selection of defensive tackle Adolphus Washington in the third round.
Bills second round pick Reggie Ragland joined The John Murphy Show to talk about Buffalo making the trade-up to select him, why he is excited to play under Rex Ryan, and what he can offer at the outside linebacker spot.
Bills third round pick Adolphus Washington, defensive tackle from Ohio State called in to The John Murphy Show to share his reaction to being selected by Buffalo and how he's ready to come in and earn a starting spot.
Complete reaction from rounds 2 and 3 of the NFL Draft. Bills GM Doug Whaley on the trade to grab Reggie Ragland. Ragland calls in to give his reaction along with the team's third round pick Adolphus Washington. Insight all night long from Bills Insider Chris Brown and beat reporter Sal Capaccio.
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Clemson head coach Dabo Swinney joined The John Murphy Show to talk about his former defensive star Shaq Lawson, the Bills 1st round selection. Swinney discusses his relationship with Lawson, his praise for his traits on and off the field, and why he believes Rex Ryan will have the Bills trending upwards in 2016.
Photos of Buffalo Bills first-round draft pick Shaq Lawson on his first day at One Bills Drive.
Check out photos from inside the Buffalo Bills draft room on the first day of the 2016 NFL Draft.
Bills first round selection Shaq Lawson joined The John Murphy Show to discuss his initial reaction to being chosen by Buffalo 19th overall and why he desperately wanted to be drafted by the Bills.
Bills General Manager Doug Whaley sits down on The John Murphy Show to share his reaction the Bills first round selection, DE Shaq Lawson out of Clemson.
Complete first round coverage of the NFL Draft. Bills first round pick Shaq Lawson calls in to the show. GM Doug Whaley sits down in-studio to reaction the the team's selection. We go pick-by-pick all night long as well with insight from Bills Insider Chris Brown and Beat Reporter Sal Capaccio.
Check out photos from more than 30 years of Buffalo Bills first round draft picks.
Greg Tranter, a collector of over 100,000 pieces of Bills memorabilia called in to The John Murphy Show to talk about his recent donation of items to the Buffalo History Museum and why his passion for the Bills runs so deep.
Check out photos from the Buffalo Bills first week back for voluntary workouts.
Check out photos as players report to One Bills Drive for phase one of the 2016 offseason conditioning program.
Check out some of Buffalo's free agent signings from throughout franchise history.
Photos from the 2016 NFL Scouting Combine held in Indianapolis.
From Kyle Williams to Ronald Darby, here's a look at how some recent Bills have fared at the NFL Combine.