QB Derek Anderson - Buffalo Bills
|6-6, 240||Born: 6-15-1983||College: Oregon State||Drafted: Round 6, pick 2005|
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General News (Tue Oct 16): could end up starting for the team in Week 7. There's a feeling within the organization that head coach Sean McDermott could lose the locker room if he went back to QB Nathan Peterman, according to ESPN's Dianna Russini.
Week 7: at Indianapolis Colts
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Latest NewsBills | Derek Anderson could start (Tue Oct 16, 09:23 AM) - Updating an earlier report, Buffalo Bills QB Derek Anderson could end up starting for the team in Week 7. Our View: It's not a shocking development, especially given the way Nathan Peterman has played. There's a feeling within the organization that head coach Sean McDermott could lose the locker room if he went back to Peterman as the starting QB.
link to story Bills | Derek Anderson to mentor Josh Allen (Sun Oct 14, 10:02 AM) - Buffalo Bills QB Derek Anderson is expected to serve as the team's No. 3 quarterback for Week 6's game against the Houston Texans and is not expected to play at all, barring injury. His primary job will be to tutor starting QB Josh Allen, whom the team wants to receive as many snaps as possible. link to story Bills | Nathan Peterman remains No. 2 for now (Sat Oct 13, 03:56 PM) - Buffalo Bills QB Nathan Peterman will remain as the primary backup to QB Josh Allen for now despite the signing of veteran QB Derek Anderson, who has only been with the team a couple of days. Our View: Peterman is the primary backup for now. Anderson is the seasoned veteran and could be trusted as the main backup to Allen in the near future.
link to story Bills | Nathan Peterman remains QB2 (Thu Oct 11, 02:39 AM) - Buffalo Bills QB Nathan Peterman is still the team's No. 2 quarterback despite the signing of QB Derek Anderson, according to head coach Sean McDermott. link to story Bills | Derek Anderson signs with Buffalo (Tue Oct 9, 12:11 PM) - Free-agent QB Derek Anderson (Panthers) signed an undisclosed deal with the Buffalo Bills on Tuesday, Oct. 10. Our View: This move makes sense with Anderson's history of playing backup with the Carolina Panthers...where Bills head coach Sean McDermott used to be defensive coordinator. Anderson was added to serve as a veteran backup presence behind young quarterbacks Josh Allen and Nathan Peterman.
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|8||vs New England Patriots|
|9||vs Chicago Bears|
|10||@ New York Jets|
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|12||vs Jacksonville Jaguars|
|13||@ Miami Dolphins|
|14||vs New York Jets|
|15||vs Detroit Lions|
|16||@ New England Patriots|
|17||vs Miami Dolphins|