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UB renaming quad for football legend Willie Evans

AMHERST, N.Y. (WIVB) — A notable figure in University at Buffalo’s athletic history will be honored Friday when the Willie R. Evans Quadrangle is formally renamed during a campus ceremony. Evans was a star running back and one of only two Black players on UB’s 1958 football team that declined an invitation to the Tangerine […]

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Bills Make Me Wanna Give: Dawson Knox thanks fans who donated to P.U.N.T. in honor of his brother

“I never tweeted anything, I never announced anything, it was just an automatic response from our fans. It’s just another example of why we have the best fans in the world. It was really touching and supportive for me to see that.”

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Sullivan: Winning the close ones an issue for the Bills

They don’t have to apologize for winning all those games by blowouts. But when expectations are sky high, a team gets judged accordingly, by the very highest standard.

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Yankees star Judge hits 61st home run, ties Maris’ AL record

TORONTO (AP) — Aaron Judge tied Roger Maris’ American League record of 61 home runs in a season, going deep for the New York Yankees against the Toronto Blue Jays on Wednesday night. The 30-year-old slugger drove a full-count pitch from Tim Mayza over the left-field fence in the seventh inning at Rogers Centre. Judge […]

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Dane Jackson calls returning to practice a ‘blessing’ after neck injury

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (WIVB) – Injuries have been the big story for the Bills lately but this week they got some good news as cornerback Dane Jackson returned to practice for the first time since leaving their week 2 win over the Titans with a neck injury in an ambulance. “It meant a lot to […]

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Glimpses of hope begin to shine on young, maturing Sabres

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Rasmus Dahlin is done trying to impress others, or care what they think. Once shy and timid, the Sabres 22-year-old defenseman and No. 1 overall draft pick in 2018 arrived in Buffalo for his fifth training camp brimming with confidence. No longer guarded when addressing reporters, Dahlin stood at the podium […]

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Bills CB Dane Jackson returns to practice 9 days after neck injury

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (WIVB) — Dane Jackson is back on the Bills practice field as a limited participant, nine days after his frightening neck injury required him to be transported from the field by ambulance during Buffalo’s Monday night win. “Good to get him back out there today and see how he does,” coach Sean […]

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BKL Poll: Which Bills player is most important in shutting down Lamar Jackson?

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4 Observations: Prospects help Sabres entertain home crowd in exhibition win

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) — The Sabres remained unbeaten through two exhibition games with a 2-1 win against the Flyers on Tuesday night at KeyBank Center. Brandon Biro scored both Buffalo goals, while goaltenders Craig Anderson and Malcolm Subban combined for 20 saves, each playing half of the game. Here are four observations from the victory: […]

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Niagara Wheatfield grad Anthony Delisanti sets Valparaiso golf records

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) — Add some more accolades to Anthony Delisanti’s scorecard. Delisanti, a Niagara Wheatfield graduate who has won three consecutive Buffalo District Golf Association championships and qualified for NCAA Regionals as a college freshman, set two Valparaiso University records in winning The Zach Johnson Invitational this week at Glen Oaks Country Club in […]

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