Bills to honor Ralph Wilson with jersey patch

The Buffalo Bills will honor late owner Ralph Wilson with a commemorative jersey patch during this season.

The patch will be introduced on the jersey of the Bills' first-round draft pick tonight.

The Bills will also honor Wilson during the first regular-season home game.

 

“Ralph would be humbled to see such a tribute in his honor, worn proudly by a team that meant so much to him,” said Mary Wilson, wife of Ralph Wilson, Jr., and controlling owner of the Bills, in a statement. “The patch is a fitting acknowledgement of his commitment to the players, the team, and the Western New York area, and our family is touched by the outpouring of support and remembrance.”

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Aaron Wilson covers the NFL for National Football Post, his second stint at the Post. He has previously written for Pro Football Talk and FOX Sports-Scout. Entering his 13th year covering the Baltimore Ravens, he's a beat writer for The Baltimore Sun. Wilson has also covered the Jacksonville Jaguars and Tennessee Titans.

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