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Phil Hansen and defensive tackle Leif Larsen will be out against the Jets with sprained elbows. Left end Bryce Fisher (thumb) is being fitted with a splint and will begin practicing today. He's questionable. After Hansen was injured against the Steelers, Gregg Williams moved Erik Flowers to left end and rookie Aaron Schobel to right end. If Fisher is available, Buffalo will probably start him at left end this week, with Erik Flowers moving back to right end.

However, it wouldn't be unexpected to see Flowers sitting in favor of Schobel. Flowers has been a disappointment so far this season, culminating in a no-tackle performance vs. Pittsburgh. Fisher probably would have played, but he was inactive Sunday due to the injury.

The Bills put tackle Kris Farris on injured reserve today and activated defensive end Kendrick Office from their practice squad. Additionally, Jeremy McDaniel is out with a high-ankle sprain, meaning second-year-man Avion Black will be elevated in three-wide receiver sets. With Tony Driver out with a separated shoulder, it means rookie Nate Clements and also Black will be the kickoff returners. Buffalo will continue using Clements and Black on punt returns as well.

Along the line, tackles John Fina and Jonas Jennings are questionable, as is middle linebacker Brandon Spoon.

Rob Johnson is probable with his right hip flexor. He said he will play. If Johnson had his druthers, he would rather see Buffalo send its tight ends and running backs out into pass patterns rather than keep them in for extra protection or for initial chip blocks on defenders, en route to pass patterns. Johnson is certainly maverick in his thinking. His line has problems when teams rush four players. What makes him think it would be able to protect him enough so that he can get the ball to extra receivers? That seems like a recipe for disaster.

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