Sports

Thad Lewis to Start at Quarterback for Buffalo

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y., Oct. 7 (UPI) — Thad Lewis, who played in one NFL game, has been made the starting quarterback for the Buffalo Bills, Coach Doug Marrone said Monday. Lewis replaces rookie EJ Manuel, who was injured in the Bills’ 37-24 loss to Cleveland Thursday. Read More

Op-Ed

To Be Equal: The Year of the Black Quarterback

By Marc H. Morial NNPA Columnist “The NFL is entering the golden age of Black quarterbacks.” – Jason McIntyre, writing in “The Big Lead” “Sports” is one of the most race-neutral meritocracies in America. From the record-shattering feats of Jesse Owens to the transcendent accomplishments Read More

Sports

Bills Sign Matt Leinart After Rash of Quarterback Injuries

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y., Aug. 26 (UPI) — The Buffalo Bills, seeking to replenish their injury-depleted quarterback corps, Sunday signed former Heisman Trophy winner Matt Leinart. Leinart, who has spent the last three seasons as a backup with the Houston Texans and Oakland Raiders, will take over behind center after Read More