Howard Simon

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Howard Simon graduated from Buffalo State in 1984 and has been covering the Buffalo sports scene since 1989, working at WJJL, WBEN and the Empire Sports Network before joining WGR in 2004. Howard's also a huge fan of the New York Mets and for some reason, refuses to give up his team.

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    October 21, 2018 - 6:31 pm

    Oy Vey!  As defined by Merriam-Webster it is a term used to express dismay or grief. When I was trying to figure out how to start this column, it came down to that or WOOF!  I feel like either one...

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    October 14, 2018 - 6:10 pm

    The Buffalo Bills have found some really crazy, rip your heart out ways to lose a game over the years and we now have a new entry.

    Just when you thought it was safe to watch Nathan...

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    October 13, 2018 - 5:57 pm

    The University at Buffalo is bowl eligible for just the fourth time in their FBS history following a 24-6 home win over the Akron Zips.

    It's the earliest the Bulls have reached that bowl...

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    October 07, 2018 - 5:50 pm

    Going into Week 5, the NFL was on pace to break single season records for points scored, passing touchdowns and passing yards. The Buffalo Bills and Tennessee Titans did nothing to contribute to...

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    October 06, 2018 - 5:31 pm

    Seven days after suffering their first loss of the season, the Buffalo Bulls bounced right back with a 34-24 Mid-American Conference road win over Central Michigan. The Bulls have their run game...

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    September 30, 2018 - 6:45 pm

    I yelled at the television only one time during the Bills-Packers game on Sunday. It was the fumble from Josh Allen that was upheld after review in the fourth quarter. That play had no bearing on...

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    September 23, 2018 - 7:11 pm

    Holy *you know what*!!!

    I could spend more time trying to come up with a different way to start this column, but I think that expresses what all Buffalo Bills fans were feeling as they...

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    September 22, 2018 - 4:23 pm

    It’s beginning to look like the 2018 season for the University at Buffalo football team will go where none of their FBS seasons have gone before. This edition of the Bulls has registered a number...

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    September 19, 2018 - 10:10 am

    If we were in, yet, another season of watching college quarterbacks every Saturday in an effort to find the future Buffalo Bills franchise signal caller, I would absolutely tell you to watch Tyree...

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    September 16, 2018 - 6:03 pm

    He was okay.

    That’s my answer to the question I’m guessing all of you would want to ask. The question, of course, being "what did you think of Josh Allen’s game?"

    I felt the same about...

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