What is the NFL in Buffalo, New York?
Buffalo is a great place to live, play, work and eat.
Here’s what you need to know about the NFL here.
The Bills are not the NFL’s most famous franchise.
Buffalo’s Bills are known for their history of team success, but they don’t rank in the top 10 most famous franchises.
The New York Jets and the Washington Redskins are the other two teams with NFL franchise status in Buffalo.
Bills fans are well-educated.
The team’s attendance is one of the highest in the NFL, but Buffalo’s students are more likely to be successful than the rest of the nation.
Bills players are a popular bunch.
The Buffalo Bills are the only NFL team to have four Hall of Famers on its roster.
Bills star tight end John Carlson is a Hall of Famer.
The NFL’s only tight end with four consecutive Pro Bowl berths is Carlson.
Buffalo Bills fans will pay big money for Bills tickets.
In 2015, the Bills will pay $1.4 million for a season-ticket package.
The price is almost $600,000 more than most teams in the league.
The franchise is growing.
The average age of the Bills franchise is 40.7 years old.
Bills are a fun team to watch.
The 2018 NFL season starts in the Bills’ home city of Buffalo on Saturday.
The game will be televised by CBS Sports Network and the game will also be streamed on the team’s official website.
The 2019 season is going to be a big one for the Bills.
They play in a divisional playoff game against the Denver Broncos on Dec. 5, 2019.
The winner of that game will advance to the Super Bowl.
Bills owner Terry Pegula has a big plan for the franchise.
The billionaire businessman and former Bills owner has long been trying to build an NFL team.
His vision for the Buffalo Bills is a brand new stadium that will house the team.
Pegula recently announced a new stadium plan, which is expected to cost around $5 billion.
Bills head coach Rex Ryan has been an NFL head coach for more than 20 years.
He has won six Super Bowls and two AFC Championship Games.
He is the first coach in NFL history to win the Super Football Award and have his team win three Super Bowl titles.
Bills president Russ Brandon is a huge fan of football.
He owns the Buffalo Sabres and is the owner of the Buffalo Bisons hockey team.
Bills coach Rex Grossman has a reputation for making a team out of thin air.
His teams have won four AFC Championship games and won four playoff games.
Bills quarterback Tyrod Taylor has been named the NFL MVP for the second time in his career.
Taylor has won the NFL Offensive Player of the Year award three times in his six-year career.
Bills offensive tackle Marcus Cannon is a five-time Pro Bowler.
He was selected to the Pro Bowl in each of his first three seasons with the Bills and led them to two Super Bowl appearances in 2016 and 2017.
Bills wide receiver Rishard Matthews is the Bills leading receiver with 990 receiving yards and eight touchdowns.
He also has the league’s third-highest receiving yardage average with 1,828 yards.
Bills defensive tackle Kiko Alonso has been selected to four Pro Bowls, and is a three-time first-team All-Pro.
He will likely be the NFL Defensive Player of Year for the first time this season.
Bills receiver Charles Clay has been a member of the Pro Football Hall of Fame for 14 years.
Clay has 11,000 career receptions and 11,500 career receiving yards.
Bills running back James Starks has been drafted by several NFL teams.
He played in the AFL and NFL for the past three seasons.
Bills safety Ryan Clark is a former NFL All-Rookie First Team selection.
He helped the Bills to the playoffs in each season from 2010-13.
Bills quarterbacks Brett Favre, Mark Sanchez, Drew Brees and Alex Smith have been NFL MVPs.
Favre is the only quarterback to win three Pro Bowl selections, while Smith has won five and Sanchez has won four.
The 2017 Bills have been one of two teams to win 10 or more games in a season for the fourth time in franchise history.
The other team to do so was the 2003 Buffalo Bills, who won nine of their final 12 games to reach the NFC Championship game.
Bills’ players are starting to get some heat from the media.
Bills starting defensive end Jared Allen has been criticized for being overly physical.
The criticism has only grown since the team signed quarterback Tyron Smith.
Bills tight end James Casey is one the NFL leaders in receiving yards, receiving touchdowns and receiving yards per game.
Casey leads the league with five touchdown catches and three receiving touchdowns.
Bills guard Austin Pasztor is