AFC East links: Crowder hits airwaves

Buffalo Bills

Because of the lockout, the Bills' coaching staff is losing valuable time to develop the team's young players.

Receivers coach Stan Hixon believes Steve Johnson can improve on last season's 82-catch, 10-touchdown campaign.

Miami Dolphins

The weekend radio show hosted by linebacker Channing Crowder, a six-year starter for the Dolphins, launched Sunday on WQAM (560AM).

Rookie running back Daniel Thomas is ready to make his mark with the Dolphins.

New England Patriots

Patriots cornerback Ty Law (1995-2004) will be honored Tuesday night at the 10th annual "Tradition", held at TD Banknorth Garden.

New York Jets

Insurer MetLife is close to a deal to buy the naming rights to New Meadowlands Stadium, according to a SportsBusiness Journal report.