> For them to
succeed, J.P. Losman has to cut down on mistakes.
There aren't many
big names on the rosters, but right tackle Jason Peters could be a
weakside backer Takeo Spikes tore his right Achilles in the third game last
year, his place was taken by Crowell, a 2003 third-round pick with lots of
speed but little experience. "He became my project," Spikes says.
"I'd take the game tapes home and break them down, then call Angelo and
we'd go over them." Now they're both starters, Crowell moving to the strong
side. "With London Fletcher in the middle," says Spikes, "we'll be
one of the fastest linebacker units in the game."
COACH DICK JAURON
(36-49 in NFL), first season with Buffalo