ONE BILLS LIVE
OBL 4/19: Duke Williams on his excitement to join the Bills, Mel Kiper Jr. and Daniel Jeremiah on Bills mock draft picks and Josh Allen, Steve and Luke Tasker test each other's knowledge of one another
Steve Tasker and his son Luke hosted Friday's One Bills Live and tested each other's knowledge of one another. Bills WR Duke Williams discussed joining the team after his impressive season with the CFL's Edmonton Eskimos, what he hopes to bring to the Bills and the differences between the CFL and NFL (30:05). ESPN NFL Draft analyst Mel Kiper Jr. discussed why he thinks Bills QB Josh Allen has a bright future, his mock draft selections for the Bills, and some of the other top and local draft prospects (48:15). NFL Network Draft analyst Daniel Jeremiah discussed who he thinks is a good mock draft fit for the Bills, some of the top QB prospects, and which teams could look to take one (1:11:27).
OBL 4/18: Lorenzo Alexander on offseason conditioning, Greg Cosell on top TE/DB prospects, GMFB's Kyle Brandt on the Bills and Josh Allen, Michael North on the process behind the NFL schedule
Bills LB Lorenzo Alexander recapped week 1 of the Bills offseason conditioning program (28:10). NFL Films' Greg Cosell analyzed some of the TE and DB prospects in the NFL Draft (47:45). GMFB's Kyle Brandt discussed the Bills schedule and Josh Allen (1:11:00). NFL VP of broadcast planning & scheduling Michael North talked about how the NFL schedule is produced each year (1:32:20).
OBL 4/17: Dane Brugler’s 2019 NFL Draft guide; Bills’ draft needs with Andy Benoit
We discussed what we are looking for in this year’s Bills schedule. NFL Draft analyst Dane Brugler went in depth on his 2019 NFL Draft guide and who he mocked to the Bills (50:15). Sports Illustrated’s Andy Benoit discussed the Bills’ needs in this year’s draft (1:32:10).
OBL 4/16: 2019 NFL schedule release preview; Should the Bills move up or down in the draft?
We discussed: if the Bills should move up, down, or stay at No. 9 in this year’s NFL Draft, Russell Wilson signing a record-breaking deal, and the anticipation for the release of the 2019 NFL schedule tomorrow.
OBL 4/15: Bills offseason workout program begins; Bills’ biggest draft needs with Dan Shonka
Bills Insider Chris Brown talked about the new Sports Performance Center and the beginning of the offseason workout program (29:34). Ourlads’ GM and national scout Dan Shonka discussed the Bills’ biggest needs heading into the draft and talked about some of the top prospects (1:34:39). We also heard from Bills LB Tremaine Edmunds and QB Josh Allen.
OBL 4/12: Greg Cosell on linebacker draft prospects, Lorenzo Alexander on the Bills new sports performance center
NFL Films' Greg Cosell analyzed some of the linebackers available in this year's draft class (48:15). Bills LB Lorenzo Alexander gave his thoughts on the opening of the team's new sports performance center and the start of next week's offseason conditioning program (1:31:05).
OBL 4/11: Jeff Reinebold on Cole Beasley and Christian Wade; what you look for in a Bills primetime game
We discussed what is the most important factor in a Bills primetime game. Sky Sports NFL analyst/Hamilton Tiger-Cats special teams coordinator Jeff Reinebold talked about his time coaching Bills WR Cole Beasley in college at SMU, what RB Christian Wade brings and other Bills free agent additions (1:37:45).
OBL 4/10: Paul Lukas on his obsessive study of athletics aesthetics; Breaking down QB prospects with Dan Orlovsky
We discussed changes we would like to see with the Bills uniforms. Uni Watch founder Paul Lukas discussed the changes to the Jets uniforms and shared his thoughts on the Bills uniform changes over the years (47:50). Former NFL QB Dan Orlovsky broke down some QB prospects and discussed other news around the league (1:33:37).
OBL 4/9: Cynthia Frelund on her analytics-based mock draft, Bills RB Christian Wade on transitioning from rugby to the NFL, Joe Horrigan on his life at the PFHOF
NFL analytics expert Cynthia Frelund discussed her analytics-based mock draft to maximize team wins for 2019 (44:00). New Bills RB Christian Wade talked about joining the team as part of the league's 2019 International Player Pathway Program and his rugby career in the UK (1:06:35). Pro Football Hall of Fame executive director Joe Horrigan shared his thoughts on retiring after 42 years at the PFHOF (1:30:50).
OBL 4/5: Greg Cosell analyzes the Bills OL additions and OL draft prospects, Ruben Brown on his induction into the Virginia Sports Hall of Fame
NFL Films' Greg Cosell discussed the new additions to the Bills OL and analyzed some of the top OL draft prospects (50:00). Former Bills All-Pro guard Ruben Brown talked about his upcoming induction into the Virginia Sports Hall of Fame this weekend (1:33:50).
OBL 4/4: Glenn Parker on coaching in the AAF, Steve Palazzolo's mock draft, Quinton Spain on joining the Bills, Adam Schein on why he thinks the Bills are 2019's Cinderella team
Former Bills OL Glenn Parker discussed his experiences as an assistant OL coach with the Arizona Hotshots before the AAF suspended operations and his career with the Bills (48:20). PFF senior analyst Steve Palazzolo discussed his mock draft pick of CB Byron Murphy to the Bills (1:38:10). New Bills guard Quinton Spain discussed his career with the Titans, going undrafted, and why he's excited to join the team (1:50:15). CBS Sports Network host Adam Schein explained his new NFL.com column "Buffalo Bills, Cinderella team? Don't sleep on Josh Allen and Co." and why he thinks the team is heading in the right direction (1:57:55).
OBL 4/3: Bills DE Shaq Lawson on his offseason; Seton Hall Sports Poll with Rick Gentile
We discussed if the Bills have done enough to revamp their offense. Bills DE Shaq Lawson talked about how he has been spending his offseason and what he is looking forward to in the 2019 season (52:35). Seton Hall’s Rick Gentile discussed the results of the recent Seton Hall Sports Poll (1:33:54).
OBL 4/2: Andrew Brandt on the AAF; Importance of pro days with Tony Pauline
The MMQB’s Andrew Brandt discussed the reports that the AAF is suspending football operations (1:18:44). NFL Draft analyst Tony Pauline talked about the importance of pro days and broke down some of this year’s top prospects (1:33:47).
OBL 4/1: Best first round draft picks in Bills history; Mike Pereira on PI review & the Battlefields to Ballfields Foundation
We discussed which players were the best first round draft picks in Bills history. Former NFL VP of Officiating/current rules analyst for the NFL on FOX Mike Pereira talked about his Battlefields to Ballfields Foundation and shared his thoughts on pass interference calls and non-calls now being reviewable (46:58).
OBL 3/29: Lorenzo Alexander on NFL & NFLPA talks; Defensive line prospect breakdown with Greg Cosell
Bills LB Lorenzo Alexander discussed the NFL and NFLPA talks, his ACES Foundation bowling event, and his thoughts on attracting free agents to Buffalo (31:35). NFL Films’ Greg Cosell broke down defensive line prospects and shared his impression of DT Ed Oliver (52:14).
OBL 3/28: Bills TE Jake Fisher on OT to TE; Bills RB Senorise Perry signs with Buffalo; Don Banks recaps league meetings & talks Gronk
Bills TE Jake Fisher talked about signing with the Bills and making the transition from OT to TE (31:41). Bills RB Senorise Perry discussed coming to Buffalo and his NFL career so far (40:10). The Athletic’s Don Banks recapped the NFL owners meetings and gave his thoughts on Rob Gronkowski’s retirement (1:37:26).
Daniel Jeremiah: Usually try to do something to support the young QB
NFL Network Draft analyst Daniel Jeremiah discussed who he thinks is a good mock draft fit for the Bills, some of the top QB prospects, and which teams could look to take one.
Mel Kiper Jr.: "Josh Allen proved he can be a big-time QB"
ESPN NFL Draft analyst Mel Kiper Jr. discussed why he thinks Bills QB Josh Allen has a bright future, his mock draft selections for the Bills, and some of the other top and local draft prospects.
Duke Williams: "I'm ready to rock out"
Bills WR Duke Williams discussed joining the team after his impressive season with the CFL's Edmonton Eskimos, what he hopes to bring to the Bills and the differences between the CFL and NFL.
Jeff Reinebold: "I think fans are gonna fall in love with the guy"
Sky Sports NFL analyst/Hamilton Tiger-Cats special teams coordinator Jeff Reinebold talked about his time coaching Bills WR Cole Beasley in college at SMU, what RB Christian Wade brings, other Bills free agent additions and his time with Steve Tasker's son Luke in Hamilton (1:37:45).
Adam Schein: "I'm obsessed with the Bills"
CBS Sports Network host Adam Schein explained his new NFL.com column "Buffalo Bills, Cinderella team? Don't sleep on Josh Allen and Co." and why he thinks the team is heading in the right direction.
Quinton Spain: "It felt like family"
New Bills guard Quinton Spain discussed his career with the Titans, going undrafted, and why he's excited to join the Bills (1:50:15).
Glenn Parker: "From a human perspective, it was tough"
Former Bills OL Glenn Parker discussed his time as an assistant OL coach with the Arizona Hotshots of the AAF, his experiences and what could've been done differently as the AAF suspended operations, and his career with the Bills.
Shaq Lawson: “It’s going to be a special year”
Bills DE Shaq Lawson joined One Bills Live where he talked about how he has been spending his offseason, the part he played in the C.J. Fuller Foundation football camp, and what he’s looking forward to in the 2019 season.
Senorise Perry: “The culture change, that’s what got me”
Bills RB Senorise Perry joined One Bills Live where he discussed signing a one-year deal with Buffalo, starting his career with the Bears undrafted out of Louisville, his contributions to special teams, and his time with the Dolphins.
Jake Fisher: “I’m excited to get started”
Bills TE Jake Fisher joined One Bills Live where he talked about signing a one-year deal with Buffalo and his transition from OT to TE.
Jeremiah Sirles supports Nebraska flood victims
Bills OL Jeremiah Sirles joined One Bills Live where he talked about his and Bills OL Spencer Long’s efforts to support the Nebraska flood victims. He also shared his thoughts on the Bills offseason moves so far.
Brian Daboll: “He was a privilege to coach”
Bills OC Brian Daboll joined One Bills Live where he discussed Patriots TE Rob Gronkowski’s retirement announcement and talked about working with Gronkowski in New England.
E.J. Gaines: “I’m excited to be back”
Bills CB E.J. Gaines joined One Bills Live where he discussed coming back to Buffalo for one-year, his time with the Browns, and what he plans to bring to the roster.
LaAdrian Waddle: “This is a big opportunity for me”
Bills OT LaAdrian Waddle joined One Bills Live where he talked about signing with Buffalo, a recent visit he made to Niagara Falls, working with Bills offensive line coach Bobby Johnson, and his NFL career so far.
Andre Roberts: "Being able to play both return positions and WR adds to my value"
New Bills KR/WR Andre Roberts joined One Bills Live to discuss what made him a Pro Bowl returner with the Jets last season, beginning his career with the Cardinals and his NFL path.
Tyler Kroft: “This is a team atmosphere”
Bills TE Tyler Kroft joined One Bills Live where he discussed signing a three-year deal, his career with the Bengals, and how he is spending his offseason.