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August 25, 2013

DUVALL: Obama's speech a yawner from media

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Just got done watching the Bills third preseason game. My first thought: That’s more like it. (They stunk.)

More to the point, they could be in some serious quarterback trouble. Rookie EJ Manuel is out for the rest of the preseason and it’s unclear if he’ll be ready to start the season opener at home against New England. Veteran Kevin Kolb has looked lost in training camp and looked even more confused after getting kneed in the head, forcing him to leave Saturday’s game with a likely concussion.

If both Kolb and Manuel are hurt that leaves third-string undrafted rookie Jeff Tuel to start opposite Tom Brady.

I’ve got one word if that happens: Yikes.

Eric DuVall is the managing editor of the Tonawanda News. Contact him at eric.duvall@tonawanda-news.com or follow him on Twitter, @EricRDuVall.

News City Editor Neale Gulley noted the national media didn't even watch Obama in person. Instead they sat in a cordoned-off portion in the back of Alumni Arena and lunched on a catered buffet

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