A curated weekly tour of WSJ's unique take on the sports world including news, smart features, data and Jason Gay. The Buffalo Bills disagreed and made him the No. Three seasons later, Allen is offering a crash course in how that old wisdom is more outmoded than telex machines. The Bills are this year and poised to make a playoff run, and the reason is that Allen has learned to throw the football with phenomenal accuracy.
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Bills Quarterback Josh Allen addresses the media following practice. Topics include: how the offense is growing more comfortable against zone coverage from opposing defenses, where he feels the passing game is at this point in the season, the changing expectations for this franchise through the past several years, how he works to hype up his teammates on gloomy days, and the challenge that the team faces this Sunday against the Seattle Seahawks. The Bills had big games on the ground with Zack Moss and Devin Singletary leading the way in their win over the Patriots.
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He played college football at Wyoming. Receiving only one offer out of high school and having to play one year of junior college football at Reedley College , Allen was eventually recruited to Wyoming, where he led the Cowboys to a Mountain West Conference division title and two bowl games. He was drafted by the Bills in the first round 7th overall of the NFL Draft , becoming the highest drafted NFL player from the University of Wyoming and the highest drafted quarterback in Bills' history. Allen started his professional career as Buffalo's backup quarterback, but was quickly thrust into the starting position after an unfavorable performance by Nathan Peterman. In his second year as a starter, he led the Bills to a win season and their second playoff appearance since