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2008 Buffalo Bills

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7-9-0, Finished 4th in AFC East Division  · 2008 NFL Season Summary
 SRS: Total -3.3, Offense: -2.8, Defense: -0.6, SoS: -3.0, avg is 0.0.

Scored 336 points (21.0/g), 23rd of 32 in the NFL. Allowed 342 points (21.4/g), 14th.
 Differential of -6 points (-0.4/g), 20th.  Expected W-L: 7.8-8.2.

Coach: Dick Jauron (7-9-0)
 Offensive Coordinator: Turk Schonert
 Defensive Coordinator: Perry Fewell
 Other Notable Asst.: Nathaniel Hackett (Offensive Quality Control) and Eric Studesville (Running Backs)

Stadium: Ralph Wilson Stadium
 Training Camp: St. John Fisher College (Pittsford, New York)

Starters

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+),Hide Non-primary Starters
Pos Age Yrs GS Summary of Player Stats Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
 Offensive Starters
QB Trent Edwards 25 1 14 245 for 374, 2,699 yards, 11 td, 10 int, & 36 rushes for 117 yards and 3 td Buffalo Bills / 3rd / 92nd pick / 2007
RB Marshawn Lynch* 22 1 15 250 rushes for 1,036 yards, 8 td, & 47 catches for 300 yards and 1 td Buffalo Bills / 1st / 12th pick / 2007
WR Lee Evans 27 4 16 63 catches for 1,017 yards, 3 td, & 1 rush for 22 yards and 0 td Buffalo Bills / 1st / 13th pick / 2004
WR Josh Reed 28 6 13 56 catches for 597 yards, 1 td Buffalo Bills / 2nd / 36th pick / 2002
TE Robert Royal 29 5 7 33 catches for 351 yards, 1 td Washington Redskins / 5th / 160th pick / 2002
TE Derek Schouman 23 1 12 15 catches for 153 yards, 1 td Buffalo Bills / 7th / 222nd pick / 2007
LT Jason Peters* 26 4 13 1 fumble recovered
LG Derrick Dockery 28 5 16 1 fumble recovered Washington Redskins / 3rd / 81st pick / 2003
C Duke Preston 26 3 11 2 fumbles recovered Buffalo Bills / 4th / 122nd pick / 2005
RG Brad Butler 25 2 13 Buffalo Bills / 5th / 143rd pick / 2006
RT Langston Walker 29 6 16 1 fumble recovered Oakland Raiders / 2nd / 53rd pick / 2002
 Defensive Starters
LDE Chris Kelsay 29 5 16 2.0 sacks, 0 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered Buffalo Bills / 2nd / 48th pick / 2003
LDT Marcus Stroud 30 7 16 2.5 sacks, 0 interceptions, 2 fumbles recovered Jacksonville Jaguars / 1st / 13th pick / 2001
RDT Kyle Williams 25 2 16 2.0 sacks, 0 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered Buffalo Bills / 5th / 134th pick / 2006
RDE Ryan Denney 31 6 11 4.0 sacks, 0 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered Buffalo Bills / 2nd / 61st pick / 2002
LLB Keith Ellison 24 2 14 0.0 sacks, 0 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered Buffalo Bills / 6th / 178th pick / 2006
MLB Paul Posluszny 24 1 16 0.0 sacks, 1 interception, 1 fumble recovered Buffalo Bills / 2nd / 34th pick / 2007
RLB Kawika Mitchell 29 5 15 4.0 sacks, 2 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered Kansas City Chiefs / 2nd / 47th pick / 2003
LCB Terrence McGee 28 5 13 0.0 sacks, 3 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered Buffalo Bills / 4th / 111th pick / 2003
RCB Jabari Greer 26 4 10 0.0 sacks, 2 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered
SS Donte Whitner 23 2 13 1.0 sacks, 0 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered Buffalo Bills / 1st / 8th pick / 2006
FS Ko Simpson 25 2 11 Buffalo Bills / 4th / 105th pick / 2006
 Special Teams Starters
K Rian Lindell 31 8 0 30 of 38 field goals & 34 of 34 extra points
P Brian Moorman 32 7 0 58 punts for a 44.1 average, 0 blocked
PR Roscoe Parrish 26 3 1 21 punt returns for a 15.3 average and 1 td Buffalo Bills / 2nd / 55th pick / 2005
KR Leodis McKelvin 23 Rook 6 52 kick returns for a 28.2 average and 1 td Buffalo Bills / 1st / 11th pick / 2008

Roster

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+),
No. Age Pos G GS Wt Ht College/Univ BirthDate Yrs AV Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
36 Darian Barnes 28 fb 3 2 250 6-2 Rutgers,Hampton 2/29/1980 6 0
96 Copeland Bryan 25 15 0 253 6-3 Arizona 7/14/1983 1 2
53 Marcus Buggs 23 4 0 223 5-10 Vanderbilt 9/21/1985 Rook 0
60 Brad Butler 25 RG 13 13 310 6-7 Virginia 9/18/1983 2 6 Buffalo Bills / 5th / 143rd pick / 2006
73 Kirk Chambers 29 t 16 4 307 6-7 Stanford 3/19/1979 4 3 Cleveland Browns / 6th / 176th pick / 2004
27 Reggie Corner 25 db 12 2 175 5-10 Akron 11/17/1983 Rook 2 Buffalo Bills / 4th / 114th pick / 2008
57 Jon Corto 24 16 0 208 6-0 Sacred Heart 9/13/1984 Rook 1
54 Blake Costanzo 24 16 0 235 6-2 Lafayette 4/14/1984 1 1
92 Ryan Denney 31 RDE 16 11 275 6-7 BYU 6/15/1977 6 7 Buffalo Bills / 2nd / 61st pick / 2002
52 John DiGiorgio 26 6 0 225 6-2 Saginaw Valley St. 6/29/1982 2 0
66 Derrick Dockery 28 LG 16 16 345 6-6 Texas 9/7/1980 5 7 Washington Redskins / 3rd / 81st pick / 2003
5 Trent Edwards 25 QB 14 14 231 6-4 Stanford 10/30/1983 1 9 Buffalo Bills / 3rd / 92nd pick / 2007
93 Chris Ellis 23 7 0 260 6-4 Virginia Tech 2/11/1985 Rook 1 Buffalo Bills / 3rd / 72nd pick / 2008
56 Keith Ellison 24 LLB 16 14 229 6-1 San Diego St.,Oregon St. 2/6/1984 2 7 Buffalo Bills / 6th / 178th pick / 2006
83 Lee Evans 27 WR 16 16 202 5-10 Wisconsin 3/11/1981 4 10 Buffalo Bills / 1st / 13th pick / 2004
86 Derek Fine 25 te 10 5 250 6-2 Kansas 8/24/1983 Rook 1 Buffalo Bills / 4th / 132nd pick / 2008
67 Melvin Fowler 29 c 15 5 310 6-3 Maryland 3/31/1979 6 3 Cleveland Browns / 3rd / 76th pick / 2002
35 Dustin Fox 26 5 0 190 5-11 Ohio St. 10/8/1982 2 0 Minnesota Vikings / 3rd / 80th pick / 2005
33 Jabari Greer 26 RCB 10 10 169 5-11 Tennessee 2/11/1982 4 5
81 James Hardy 23 wr 14 3 220 6-6 Indiana 12/24/1985 Rook 1 Buffalo Bills / 2nd / 41st pick / 2008
22 Fred Jackson 27 rb 16 3 215 6-1 Coe College 2/20/1981 1 7
17 Justin Jenkins 28 13 0 207 6-0 Mississippi St. 12/10/1980 1 0
91 Spencer Johnson 27 16 0 286 6-3 Auburn 12/12/1981 4 2
13 Steve Johnson 22 wr 11 1 210 6-2 Kentucky 11/28/1986 Rook 1 Buffalo Bills / 7th / 224th pick / 2008
90 Chris Kelsay 29 LDE 16 16 275 6-4 Nebraska 10/31/1979 5 8 Buffalo Bills / 2nd / 48th pick / 2003
58 Teddy Lehman 27 4 0 243 6-2 Oklahoma 11/18/1981 4 0 Detroit Lions / 2nd / 37th pick / 2004
9 Rian Lindell 31 K 16 0 235 6-3 Washington St. 1/20/1977 8 2
7 J.P. Losman 27 qb 5 2 220 6-3 UCLA,Tulane 3/12/1981 4 2 Buffalo Bills / 1st / 22nd pick / 2004
23 Marshawn Lynch* 22 RB 15 15 215 5-11 California 4/22/1986 1 10 Buffalo Bills / 1st / 12th pick / 2007
74 Corey Mace 23 3 0 297 6-3 Wyoming 12/22/1985 Rook 0
97 John McCargo 25 7 0 295 6-2 North Carolina St. 8/19/1983 2 0 Buffalo Bills / 1st / 26th pick / 2006
24 Terrence McGee 28 LCB 14 13 195 5-9 NW State (LA) 10/14/1980 5 6 Buffalo Bills / 4th / 111th pick / 2003
38 Corey McIntyre 29 fb 11 2 245 6-0 West Virginia 1/25/1979 3 0
28 Leodis McKelvin 23 KR 16 6 190 5-11 Troy 9/1/1985 Rook 5 Buffalo Bills / 1st / 11th pick / 2008
59 Kawika Mitchell 29 RLB 16 15 253 6-1 Georgia,South Florida 10/10/1979 5 8 Kansas City Chiefs / 2nd / 47th pick / 2003
8 Brian Moorman 32 P 16 0 175 6-0 Pittsburg St. 2/5/1976 7 2
72 Ryan Neill 26 16 0 253 6-3 Rutgers 12/12/1982 1 1
25 Xavier Omon 23 2 0 226 5-11 NW Missouri St. 2/15/1985 Rook 0 Buffalo Bills / 6th / 179th pick / 2008
11 Roscoe Parrish 26 PR 13 1 168 5-10 Miami (FL) 7/16/1982 3 3 Buffalo Bills / 2nd / 55th pick / 2005
71 Jason Peters* 26 LT 13 13 328 6-4 Arkansas 1/22/1982 4 9
51 Paul Posluszny 24 MLB 16 16 238 6-2 Penn St. 10/10/1984 1 9 Buffalo Bills / 2nd / 34th pick / 2007
75 Duke Preston 26 C 15 11 311 6-5 Illinois 6/12/1982 3 5 Buffalo Bills / 4th / 122nd pick / 2005
82 Josh Reed 28 WR 13 13 208 5-10 LSU 5/1/1980 6 6 Buffalo Bills / 2nd / 36th pick / 2002
84 Robert Royal 29 TE 15 7 257 6-4 LSU 5/15/1979 5 3 Washington Redskins / 5th / 160th pick / 2002
94 Aaron Schobel 31 te 5 5 262 6-4 TCU 9/1/1977 7 0 Buffalo Bills / 2nd / 46th pick / 2001
80 Derek Schouman 23 TE 16 12 247 6-2 Boise St. 3/11/1985 1 1 Buffalo Bills / 7th / 222nd pick / 2007
43 Bryan Scott 27 fs 16 7 219 6-1 Penn St. 4/13/1981 5 4 Atlanta Falcons / 2nd / 55th pick / 2003
30 Ko Simpson 25 FS 16 11 200 6-1 South Carolina 11/9/1983 2 5 Buffalo Bills / 4th / 105th pick / 2006
99 Marcus Stroud 30 LDT 16 16 312 6-6 Georgia 6/25/1978 7 8 Jacksonville Jaguars / 1st / 13th pick / 2001
68 Langston Walker 29 RT 16 16 345 6-8 California 9/3/1979 6 7 Oakland Raiders / 2nd / 53rd pick / 2002
29 John Wendling 25 16 0 222 6-1 Wyoming 6/4/1983 1 1 Buffalo Bills / 6th / 184th pick / 2007
20 Donte Whitner 23 SS 13 13 205 5-11 Ohio St. 7/24/1985 2 5 Buffalo Bills / 1st / 8th pick / 2006
65 Jason Whittle 33 g 9 2 305 6-4 SW Missouri St. 3/7/1975 10 1
95 Kyle Williams 25 RDT 16 16 300 6-1 LSU 6/10/1983 2 8 Buffalo Bills / 5th / 134th pick / 2006
37 George Wilson 27 wr 16 3 210 6-0 Arkansas 3/14/1981 3 0
26 Ashton Youboty 24 db 5 2 190 6-1 Ohio St. 7/7/1984 2 1 Buffalo Bills / 3rd / 70th pick / 2006
Team Total 26.3 16 243.4 6-1.9 3.0