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5:18 pm
Thu April 3, 2014

Mary Wilson takes controlling ownership of the Bills

In the continuing uncertainty of what will happen to the Buffalo Bills in the wake of owner Ralph Wilson's recent death, the team released a statement Thursday saying Wilson's widow Mary is now the controlling owner of the franchise.

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Breaking
8:23 am
Wed March 26, 2014

Bills founder/owner Ralph Wilson Jr. dead at 95

Ralph Wilson Jr. died Tuesday at the age of 95
Credit Buffalo Bills

Buffalo Bills owner and founder Ralph Wilson Jr. is dead at the age of 95. Team president and CEO Russ Brandon announced the news Tuesday at the league's annual meeting in Orlando.

Owner and founder of the Buffalo Bills Ralph Wilson has died at the age of 95. WBFO'S senior reporter Eileen Buckley takes a look at Wilson's long-standing ownership of his beloved team.

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Developing
12:17 pm
Wed March 5, 2014

Bills 'postpone' Toronto series

The Buffalo Bills series in Toronto has featured poor attendance and losing games for the "home team."

The Buffalo Bills have put their annual regular-season game in Toronto on hold. The team will play all eight home games at Ralph Wilson Stadium next season.

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Attendance remains low at the annual contest
10:33 am
Sun January 5, 2014

Future Bills games in Toronto to face review

Credit WBFO File Photo / WBFO News

The Buffalo Bills are denying a Toronto Sun report that the future of the team's regular season series at the Rogers Centre may be in doubt.

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Sports
1:23 pm
Thu May 16, 2013

Bills name Doug Whaley new GM

New Bills general manager Doug Whaley had been groomed to succeed Buddy Nix.
Credit Chris Caya/WBFO News

As anticipated, the Buffalo Bills have promoted Doug Whaley to General Manager.

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Sports
1:52 pm
Tue January 29, 2013

Bills extend Toronto series for another five years

The Buffalo Bills and Rogers Media on Tuesday announced an extension of the 'Bills in Toronto' series for another five years.

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Local
9:42 am
Wed January 16, 2013

County lawmakers appear in favor of stadium deal

Outside Ralph Wilson Staduim, Orchard Park, NY
WBFO News by photo Mike Desmond

Erie County Legislators' suggested plans for a major renovation of the football stadium in Orchard Park will stay on track and approval could take place next week.

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Sports
2:56 pm
Mon March 5, 2012

Bills re-sign WR Steve Johnson

Bills WR Stevie Johnson has signed on for another five years with the Bills
Chris Caya/WBFO

The Buffalo Bills' top receiver is staying put. At Ralph Wilson Stadium this morning, the Bills announced that wide receiver Stevie Johnson has signed a long-term contract extension. 

Johnson led the team in receiving for the second straight year in 2011 with 76 receptions.  He became the first player in franchise history to record 1,000 yards in consecutive seasons. 

Johnson told reporters he got his start with the Bills and he wanted to remain loyal to the team because the team has been loyal to him.  

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