Howard Simon

Weekdays 6a-10a

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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    Josh Allen
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    January 04, 2020 - 10:31 pm

    The theme of the 2019 Buffalo Bills season was a defense that carried the team and an offense that, most of the time, was able to do just enough to help them win.

    More often than not, the...

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    Matt Barkley
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    December 29, 2019 - 6:14 pm

    This Buffalo Bills-New York Jets game was exactly what we thought it was going to be. It felt like a preseason game where the main priority was to come out healthy.

    Unfortunately, the Bills...

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    Bills-Patriots
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    December 21, 2019 - 9:44 pm

    When the Buffalo Bills lost 24-17 to the Baltimore Ravens two weeks ago, I still felt good after the game. I was now convinced the Bills could play with any team in the league.

    After the...

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    Micah Hyde, Jordan Poyer and Matt Milano
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    December 16, 2019 - 1:34 pm

    That was intense and, at times, excruciating.

    It's been 20 years since I felt like I did during the Buffalo Bills' 17-10 win over the Pittsburgh Steelers on Sunday Night Football. I was on...

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    Bills-Ravens
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    December 08, 2019 - 6:48 pm

    That was quite the fight.

    The Buffalo Bills moved up into the heavyweight class in their game with the Baltimore Ravens on Sunday, and while they did not get the result they wanted, they...

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    Josh Allen and Jon Feliciano
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    December 02, 2019 - 6:35 pm

    Was Thanksgiving fun or what?

    While the Buffalo Bills recorded the biggest regular season win in, what seemed like, forever, Josh Allen had his best game in his not quite two years as a pro...

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    Cole Beasley
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    November 24, 2019 - 6:55 pm

    Remember when the Buffalo Bills lost to the Cleveland Browns and we all thought they absolutely had to win their next two games against the Miami Dolphins and Denver Broncos?

    Mission...

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    Photo: Sam Navarro - USA TODAY Sports
    November 17, 2019 - 6:25 pm

    Never in doubt.

    The Buffalo Bills played their most complete game of the season, took care of business against a bad team and won a game they had to win if they want to be in the playoffs...

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    November 10, 2019 - 7:21 pm

    After the Buffalo Bills beat the Cincinnati Bengals back in Week 3 and improved to 3-0, I said the Bills were a lock to get to 10 wins.

    Now I’m not so sure.

    I’m trying to not overreact...

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    Photo: Mark Konezny - USA TODAY Sports
    October 27, 2019 - 6:25 pm

    Amidst a 5-1 start to the 2019 season by the Buffalo Bills, there was probably at least one question that was still bugging you. Perhaps there was a little voice in your head that kept asking how...

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