--CB Nate Clements has recorded an interception in three straight games dating to last season. Kurt Schulz (in 1995) was the last Bill to have the same streak.
--OF Mike Williams was given a game ball for a number of
pancake blocks against New England and for playing two plays at defensive tackle
during a successful goal-line stand. "He did a good job of being able to knock
people to the ground," coach Gregg Williams said. "Offensive linemen don't
always get those shots in NFL ballgames where they put a lot of people on the
ground, but he did."
--P Brian Moorman set a franchise record
with a 56.5-yard average on four punts against New England, breaking the mark of
55.14 yards set by Paul Maguire in 1969. Moorman's career average jumped to
42.17 yards, topping Maguire (42.15) on the Bills' all-time list. Moorman had
punts of 71 and 64 yards Sunday, and had an impressive net average (after
returns) of 46.8. Bills coaches knew Moorman did well but gave him a game ball
after realizing just how good a game he had.
--QB Brian Doman,
who lost his job as San Francisco's No. 3 quarterback to Ken Dorsey, was signed
to the practice squad, replacing Jason Johnson who was released. Doman started
at BYU as a senior and his 1.9 interception percentage is second-lowest in
school history behind Jim McMahon's 1.7. The Bills mostly like his mobility, and
the fact he could improvise if sent into the game on short notice. For now, the
Bills remain with two quarterbacks on the active roster (Drew Bledsoe and Alex
--QB Jason Johnson was cut from the practice squad to
make room for Brian Doman. Johnson was signed three times by the Bills and cut
--LB Mario Haggan, a seventh-round pick who was cut
last week to make room for SS Lawyer Milloy, has been added to the practice
squad. S Jerton Evans was cut to make room.
--S Jerton Evans was
cut from the practice squad.
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