Bills announce starting quarterback, rule out two of their best players
The last time the Bills and Patriots played eachother, Stevie Johnson announced that they wouldn't be able to stop him.
This time, he won't even make it onto the field.
Marrone: EJ Manuel listed as doubtful for Sunday, Stevie Johnson (not injury related) and Aaron Williams (ribs) are OUT.— Buffalo Bills (@buffalobills) December 27, 2013
This is pretty significant news for a secondary that will already be likely missing safety Devin McCourty for this Sunday's contest.
The Bills do still have standout rookie Robert Woods, who was ejected from last week's win over the Miami Dolphins.
Rookie E.J. Manuel also won't be starting at quarterback for the Bills (listed as doubtful), as Thad Lewis will again take his place, the Bills announced. Lewis played for the Bills last week when they defeated the Miami Dolphins and has seen considerable time at QB his year with Manuel missing five games.
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