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Bills DT Dareus to enter substance abuse program

Buffalo Bills wide receiver Sammy Watkins (14) is tended to by trainer Bud Carpenter during their NFL football training camp in Pittsford, N.Y., Monday, July 21, 2014. Watkins returned to the field. (AP Photo/Bill Wippert)

PITTSFORD, N.Y. (AP) — Bills defensive tackle Marcell Dareus agreed to enter an NFL substance abuse program in a bid to have felony drug charges in Alabama dismissed, his attorney said Monday.

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Bills sign Landon Cohen, Naaman Roosevelt

PITTSFORD, N.Y. (AP) — The Buffalo Bills have shuffled their roster by signing defensive tackle Landon Cohen and receiver Naaman Roosevelt.

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Bills open camp seeking to end playoff drought

FILE- In this May 9, 2014, file photo, Buffalo Bills first-round draft pick Sammy Watkins, right, poses for photos with general manager Doug Whaley at Ralph Wilson Stadium in Orchard Park, N.Y.  Whaley's swing-for-the-fences philosophy is evident in the new-look offense the Bills will unveil Sunday, when they open training camp in suburban Rochester. There's rookie receiver Sammy Watkins, who was drafted fourth overall after Whaley traded Buffalo's 2015 first-round pick to Cleveland.  (AP Photo/Bill Wippert, File)

PITTSFORD, N.Y. (AP) — Going on his fourth year in Buffalo, safety Aaron Williams is all too familiar with the cycle of emotions Bills players and fans endure during a season.

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Former NFLers: Painkillers easy to get up to 2012

In this May 20, 2014, file photo, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell speaks at a press conference at the NFL's spring meeting in Atlanta. Steve Silverman, the lead plaintiffs' attorney, said this week, dozens of former players are joining a lawsuit against the NFL saying teams kept handing out powerful painkillers and other drugs with few, if any, safeguards as recently as 2012 to keep players on the field. That extends by four years the time frame for similar claims made by hundreds of former players in the original complaint and could open the door to a criminal investigation.  (AP Photo/David Goldman, File)

Dozens of former players joining a lawsuit against the NFL say teams kept handing out powerful painkillers and other drugs with few — if any— safeguards as recently as 2012. That extends by four years the time frame for similar claims made in the original complaint and could open the door to a criminal investigation.

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AP Source: Sabres reach deal to re-sign C Ennis

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — The Sabres re-signed center Tyler Ennis on Thursday to a five-year contract worth $23 million, addressing one of the final pieces of their offseason rebuilding plan.

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