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- According to coach Sean McDermott, Taylor is anticipated to start Week 1 of the regular season, Joe Buscaglia of ABC 7 Buffalo reports.
- Bills coach Sean McDermott said he is not considering replacing Taylor as the starting quarterback, Vic Carucci of The Buffalo News reports.
- Taylor completed eight of 18 passes for 53 yards and tossed a pair of interceptions in Thursday's preseason game against the Eagles.
- The Bills dealt Taylor's teammate Sammy Watkins to the Rams on Friday, but acquired veteran Jordan Matthews in a separate deal with the Eagles.
- Taylor completed five of eight passes for 46 yards during Thursday's preseason opener against the Vikings.
- Both general manager Brandon Beane and coach Sean McDermott have given Taylor lukewarm endorsements in recent weeks, praising the quarterback in some talk while also saying the quarterback position will be subject to constant competition, The Buffalo News reports.
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- Gaines suffered a hamstring injury during Sunday's practice, Mike Rodak of ESPN.com reports.
- Gaines had two tackles, an interception and two passes defensed in Buffalo's preseason game against the Eagles on Thursday, his first game action since being acquired by the Rams.
- Jones' teammate Anquan Boldin retired from football Sunday.
- McDonald signed a contract with the Bills on Sunday, ESPN's Mike Rodak reports.
- Matthews (chest) returned to individual work at Sunday's practice, Jay Skurski of The Buffalo News reports.
- Wright, who missed some practice time earlier in the week with a thumb injury, started Thursday's preseason game opposite Tre'Davious White as a starting cornerback and played several series in the first quarter, Canio Marasco of the Bills' official site reports.