ONE BILLS LIVE
Lee Smith Looks Back at 11-Year NFL Career
Former Bills TE Lee Smith joined One Bills Live and looked back at his 11-year career in the NFL following his retirement announcement. He was surprised by former teammate Bills TE Scott Chandler who reminisced about his playing days and time in Buffalo.
Buffalo Bills Mock Draft Watch 1.0
Maddy Glab and Steve Tasker broke down the first Buffalo Bills Mock Draft Watch to see who the experts have the Bills taking with their first round selection in the 2023 NFL Draft. The two discussed the top positions chosen and two players that were targeted the most, RB Bijan Robinson from Texas and DB Brian Branch out of Alabama.
Greg Cosell: Bills Offseason Priorities, Defensive and Offensive Evaluation
NFL Films Senior Producer Greg Cosell joined One Bills Live for his weekly segment. He shared his thoughts on the Bills offseason priorities, the impact of Tremaine Edmunds, Jordan Poyer, and Ed Oliver on Buffalo's defense and the impact of losing Von Miller. He went on to discuss the Bills offense as a whole, the marriage between the run and pass game, and James Cook's expectations in year two. Finally, he went around the NFL to talk about Bill O'Brien's addition to lead the Patriots offense, Vic Fangio taking over the defense in Miami, and what the 49ers and Giants' longterm answer might be at quarterback.
Greg Cosell: Josh Allen Leading The Bills Offense, Conference Championship Preview
NFL Films Senior Producer and co-host of ESPN's 'NFL Matchup' Greg Cosell joined One Bills Live for his weekly appearance. Greg talked about the Bills playoff loss to the Bengals, which included his thoughts on the Bills offense and the pressure put on Josh Allen this season. He went on to discuss the improvements he saw in WR Khalil Shakir and the possible switch of CB Christian Benford to safety. He then went on to preview the two conference championship playoff games this weekend.
Jordan Palmer: Evolution Of Josh Allen And Joe Burrow
QB Summit coach/consultant and former NFL QB Jordan Palmer joined One Bills Live. He talked about his offseason workings with both Josh Allen and Joe Burrow and how the two QBs have grown in the NFL over the years. He discussed Allen's competitive edge and how that is reflective on the field and how Burrow gets the most out of his surrounding weapons. Finally, he also talked about the progression of two in bettering their distribution during the game.
Nyheim Hines: "My Nickname 'Nightmare' is Very Fitting"
Bills RB Nyheim Hines joined One Bills Live following Thursday's practice. He talked about his acclimation to his new team since being traded from the Colts and his success in the return game this season, including the two kickoff touchdowns he had in Week 18 vs. the Patriots. Finally, he talked about his thoughts on Bills Mafia and why his nickname represents his play on the field.
Eric Moulds: Bengals at Bills Legend of the Game
Former Bills WR and this weekend's Legend of the Game Eric Moulds joined One Bills Live. He discussed his weekend of events at Highmark Stadium and his excitement in returning to Orchard Park. He talked about his playoff experiences and his record setting game against the Dolphins during the 1998 season. He went on to talk about this weekend's game, his impressions of Josh Allen and the Bills offense, and the differences between the two quarterbacks in this weekend's game.
Greg Cosell: Dolphins at Bills Wild Card Preview
NFL Films Senior Producer Greg Cosell joined One Bills Live to preview Sunday's playoff matchup with the Dolphins. He talked about Skylar Thompson starting at QB for Miami, how the Dolphins may have to alter their offense, and where the Bills defense can take advantage to slow down their offensive weapons. On the other side of the ball, he talked about Josh Allen's play this season and how the Dolphins may try to defend the Bills offense. Finally, he went around the league to talk about this weekend's best playoff matchups.
Fred Jackson: "I Love Watching These Guys"
Former RB Fred Jackson joined One Bills Live to discuss his return to Highmark Stadium to be this weekend's Legend of the Game as the Bills host the Dolphins. He talked about last weekend's game vs. the Patriots and how impressed he was with Nyheim Hines' two kickoff returns for a touchdown. He went on to share his thoughts on this Sunday's playoff game, the recent uptick in Buffalo's run game, and what he wants to see from the offense in the post season.
Tremaine Edmunds: "Guys Are Hungry To Make That Play"
Bills linebacker Tremaine Edmunds joined One Bills Live after Wednesday's practice. He talked about the return of safety Micah Hyde to practice and the hard work his teammate has put in to get back on the field. He then discussed facing a new quarterback this time around when they meet the Dolphins on Sunday and his interception he had last week vs. the Patriots. Finally, he talked about the rivalry with Miami, his familiarity with the AFC foe, and his father's playing time with the Dolphins.
Recapping The Emotions of Sunday's game vs. The Patriots
Chris Brown and Steve Tasker recapped the Bills win 35-23 over the Patriots with radio call highlights of the game. The two then described the environment and emotions surrounding the game amid Damar Hamlin's recovery. They also discussed the immense impact Nyheim Hines' kickoff return for a TD had.
Michael Robinson: "It Was A Big Time Happy Moment For All Involved"
NFL Network's Michael Robinson joined One Bills Live to share his thoughts on the Bills 35-23 win over the Patriots. He talked about the emotions he had watching the Nyheim Hines opening kickoff TD, the reactions he followed from Damar Hamlin, and what lies ahead when the Bills face the Dolphins in the playoffs. He talked about the return of the big play on offense and what he wants to see from that group in the playoffs.
Biggest Gift: Nyheim Hines Returns Opening Kickoff for a TD!
This week's Biggest Gift presented by the New York Lottery is Nyheim Hines' 96-yard opening kickoff return for a touchdown against the Patriots. Chris Brown and Steve Tasker broke down the play and described the emotional impact it had.
Greg Cosell: Patriots-Bills Game Preview
NFL Films senior producer/ESPN NFL Matchup co-host Greg Cosell joined One Bills Live for his weekly segment to preview this Sunday's Bills game against the Patriots. He talked about the Patriots opportunistic defense and the impressive play from their defensive front. He discussed how the Bills offense has morphed its game plan over the last few weeks and the successful execution in the red zone. He also discussed Mac Jones struggles in New England's offensive scheme and the up and down run game play.
LeSean McCoy: "Buffalo Is A Special Place"
Bills Legend and former RB LeSean McCoy joined One Bills Live to discuss being this weekend's Legend of the Game when the Bills host the Patriots. He shared his thoughts and emotions on Damar Hamlin. He discussed the player perspective on the brotherhood and bond in the Bills locker room, the culture built under Sean McDermott, and the motivation the team has in playing this weekend's game. Finally, he talked about the atmosphere he's excited to be a part of inside Highmark Stadium before kickoff.
Coy Wire: "Play For Something Bigger Than Yourself"
Former Bills safety and CNN anchor/correspondent Coy Wire joined One Bills Live to share his reactions to Damar Hamlin suffering a cardiac arrest during Monday night's game against the Bengals. He talked about his experience dealing with a tragic event when he was on the field for Kevin Everett's spinal injury in 2007. He also talked about the strength and perseverance the team has as it navigates through this traumatic event and how impressed he's been with the ongoing support from around the world.
Takeo Spikes: "It's The Premier Matchup In The AFC"
Bills Legend and former Bills/Bengals LB Takeo Spikes joined One Bills Live to share his thoughts on the Bills MNF game in Cincinnati. He talked about a player's mindset getting up for big games like this one, how the Bills can defend a potent Bengals offense, and how a player can keep his emotions in check.
Michael Robinson: "It Doesn't Get Any Bigger Than This"
NFL Network analyst Michael Robinson joined One Bills Live for his weekly appearance to preview the Bills MNF game against the Bengals in Cincinnati. He talked about the implications the game has on the #1 seed in the AFC, the first matchup between Josh Allen and Joe Burrow, and how the Bills defense can slow down the Bengals offense. He also shared his thoughts on what he wants to see out of the Bills offense and what the outcome of this game could be.
Ryan Bates: "Getting Traded Here Was The Best Thing That Could Have Happened"
Bills offensive lineman Ryan Bates joined One Bills Live fresh off the practice field. He talked about playing in the extreme cold weather last weekend in Chicago and filling in for an injured Mitch Morse at center. He went on to discuss the breakout run game performance of late and going up against a tough defensive front Monday night against the Bengals. Finally, he talked about the trade that brought him here from Philadelphia and how the move was the best thing that could have happened for his career.
Greg Cosell: Bills at Bengals In-Depth Preview
NFL Films Senior Producer and co-host of ESPN's NFL Matchup Greg Cosell joined One Bills Live for his weekly segment. He previewed the upcoming Week 17 matchup in Cincinnati between the Bills and the Bengals Monday night. He shared his thoughts on the Bengals offense and what Joe Burrow does so well with his talented wide receivers. He went on to talk about Cincinnati's defense and where the Bills might have an advantage on offense.
Thurman Thomas Previews Bills vs Bengals MNF Matchup
Bills Legend and Hall of Famer Thurman Thomas joined Steve Tasker and Chris Trapasso on One Bills Live for his weekly appearance. Thomas discussed the Bills win over the Bears to clinch the AFC East, the success in the running game in Chicago and previewed the big matchup coming up against the Bengals on Monday Night Football.
Eric Wood: "A Lot More Weapons Coming On The Scene"
Bills Legend and radio color analyst Eric Wood joined One Bills Live to discuss the Bills win over the Bears including how impressed he was with the Bills run defense, the run game production on offense, and the progression of rookie RB James Cook. He discussed the confidence he has in the offensive line following the game in Chicago, the use of multiple receivers on offense, and what he expects out of Cole Beasley as the season roles on. Finally he took a look at the AFC as a whole and where the Bills stand to secure the #1 seed entering the playoffs.
Biggest Gift: Bills Run Game Sparks Win in Chicago
This week's Biggest Gift presented by the New York Lottery comes from the Bills production in the run game vs. the Bears. The team racked up 254 yards on the ground thanks to Devin Singletary and rookie James Cook. It's the team's biggest rushing output in six years
Greg Cosell: Bills-Bears In-Depth Preview
NFL Films senior producer/ESPN NFL Matchup co-host Greg Cosell joined One Bills Live for his weekly segment to discuss the Bills involvement of various receivers in the win over the Dolphins, the increased patience of Josh Allen, and the offensive evolution as a whole over the last few weeks. He analyzed this weekend's matchup against the Bears including the multifaceted QB Chicago has in Justin Fields. Finally he talked about the recent injuries & lineup changes with the Bills offensive line and the possibility for big plays in the passing game against the Bears.
Kurt Warner's QB Confidential on Josh Allen
NFL Network analyst and Hall of Fame quarterback Kurt Warner joined One Bills Live to discuss his latest "QB Confidential" series on Bills QB Josh Allen. He talked about Allen's big play ability and the balance he needs when deciding to check it down or go for the big play. He discussed adapting to playing in bad weather conditions plus the physical and mental approach a player must have. Finally he shared his thoughts on what he's seen from Allen and the offensive execution in the red zone.
Thurman Thomas: "Dare Them To Throw It"
Bills Legend and Hall of Famer Thurman Thomas joined One Bills Live for his weekly appearance. He talked about his holiday plans, being recognized in public, and the upcoming game ahead for the Bills. Thurman then discussed the possible concern playing in the cold, how to handle the weather in-game, and the team facing dynamic Bears QB Justin Fields on Saturday. He went on to share his thoughts on the defensive scheme the Bills might want to use against the Bears offense, his thoughts on the passing of Hall of Famer Franco Harris and some of his favorite memories of the Steelers RB.