The Buffalo Bills‘ training camp was an absolute rollercoaster for the team’s offensive line, as due to various injuries, their projected starting lineup, Rodger Saffold, Ryan Bates, Mitch Morse, Dion Dawkins, and Spencer Brown had limited practice time together.
On the first day of training camp, Bills head coach Sean McDermott revealed Saffold, who earned Pro Bowl honors last season with the Tennesee Titans, was being placed on the non-football injury (NFI) list after injuring his ribs in a car crash.
Losing Saffold, who was one of the Bills’ most exciting offseason additions, depleted depth at a key position where the Bills don’t have a lot of depth. So, when the veteran was active off the NFI list on August 7, everyone breathed a sigh of relief.
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