Bills bench Peterman for rookie Allen in 44-point loss to Ravens

Silvia Morton
September 11, 2018

Sadly for Buffalo, Peterman and Allen are their only options as the team traded backup A.J. McCarron and let last year's starter Tyrod Taylor leave in free agency. "It's too early to go one way or the other". "I'm gonna look at everything and be objective and make sure we put ourselves in a position to win games".

If you watched the Buffalo Bills disastrous loss to the Baltimore Ravens on Sunday, then you know Buffalo quarterback Nathan Peterman was, in a word, terrible. He was also sacked three times.

The result: LeSean McCoy rushed for 22 yards on seven carries and the Bills had 70 yards passing. "When you look at the tape, I've been through it a couple times already, we all have to do our job better". Allen will be the first rookie quarterback from the 2018 NFL Draft class to get his shot in a regular season NFL game. The game is definitely out of reach, so Allen will get a chance to show what he's got and earn the starting spot for next week's game against the Los Angeles Chargers. And trying to win the football game as well.

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Inexplicably, Buffalo coach Sean McDermott wouldn't commit to putting Peterman - who threw five interceptions during a start past year - back on the bench for Buffalo's second game.

"Really, I thought he made some pretty decisive throws in there, into some tight windows, " McDermott said of the former Wyoming star. I thought he had pretty good command of the huddle and the offense at the line of scrimmage.

The Bills' 153 total offensive yards were the 11th fewest in franchise history, while the team's 10 first downs were Buffalo's fewest since 1979. Sean McDermott named Peterman the starting quarterback this week after a.

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