The Buffalo Bills held a short practice Friday following their first preseason game.
A couple reporters were standing on the sideline having a conversation with team communications boss Derek Boyko when the topic of what we were going to write about came up.
Going to, of course, because once the trades of Sammy Watkins and Ronald Darby were announced, that became everyone’s focus. Quite frankly, I told Boyko, I could’t even remember what I was going to write about. Trades like the ones the Bills pulled off Friday happen so rarely that they naturally become huge topics, so it’s no surprise this week’s Mailbag deals a lot with them.
Let’s get to your questions:
Does Kyle Williams call it a career after the moves yesterday?
— The truth (@REPNYTILIDIE) August 12, 2017
Put it this way – I’d be more shocked by that than I was by the trades themselves.
Here is part of what Williams had to say Friday: “I know more than anything my attitude and my leadership and the way that I work can’t change because if it changes, guys change. And above all that, I trust Sean. So I’m going to do what I’ve always done, and I’m going to go out there and get ready to win.”
That doesn’t sound like a guy who is ready to quit on his teammates, does it? Bills fans should appreciate the time Williams has left. The Bills are lucky to have a leader like him in the locker room.
With all the changes, what WRs make the team?
— Bill Perry (@gottahavajava) August 12, 2017
On the surface, the Bills look loaded with slot receivers. Anquan Boldin, Jordan Matthews and Zay Jones all might fit there best, but “they can all play outside, as…
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