CONROE, Texas (AP) — Prosecutors on Wednesday dropped the drunken driving and illegal handgun charges against Buffalo Bills defensive lineman Ed Oliver, who had been arrested in May during a...
HOUSTON (AP) — Buffalo Bills defensive lineman Ed Oliver was arrested during a traffic stop in the Houston area and charged with drunken driving and illegally carrying a handgun, authorities...
Arizona quarterback Kyler Murray and San Francisco edge rusher Nick Bosa, the top two selections in last year's NFL draft, have made the Pro Football Writers of America All-Rookie...
Buffalo Bills backup defensive tackle Harrison Phillips will miss the remainder of the season after tearing a knee ligament.
Coach Sean McDermott called the injury "unfortunate and sad" in...
ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — Wherever Kyle Williams went, Ed Oliver could usually be found at his side.
On the sideline. Walking to and from practice. In meetings.
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New faces: WRs Cole Beasley, John Brown and Andre Roberts, rookie DT Ed Oliver, CBs Kevin Johnson and Captain Munnerlyn, S Kurt Coleman, TE Tyler Kroft and rookies...
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OPEN CAMP: July 25, Pittsford, New York
LAST YEAR: Focus on building through youth and freeing up salary cap space led to predictable struggles, reflected in...
ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — The Buffalo Bills have signed seven of their eight draft picks, including first-round selection Ed Oliver, while veteran quarterback Derek Anderson is retiring after 14...
ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — Sean McDermott didn't need to be reminded about the impression defensive tackle Ed Oliver made during his pro day workout at the University of Houston.
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Armed Forces Bowl: Houston (8-4) vs. No. 22 Army (10-2), Saturday, 3:30 p.m. EST (ESPN).
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia quarterback Will Grier won't play for the 15th-ranked Mountaineers in the Camping World Bowl against No. 17 Syracuse, instead focusing on preparation for the NFL draft.
Grier announced his decision Saturday in a statement released by West Virginia .
Houston defensive tackle Ed Oliver said in a Twitter post that he would not play in the Cougars' bowl game, ending his college football career.
Oliver, a junior, announced in March this would be is last college season and he would enter the 2019 NFL draft. He is expected to be a first-round pick, possibly one of the first players selected.
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Junior Darrell Henderson rushed for 178 yards and two touchdowns — setting a conference rushing record — and Memphis rallied past Houston 52-31 on Friday to set up a rematch of last season's American Athletic Conference championship game with No. 8 UCF.
Henderson set the single-season rushing record, passing the previous mark of 1,629 by Tulsa's James Flanders in 2016.
HOUSTON (AP) — Houston defensive tackle Ed Oliver says his sideline outburst at Cougars coach Major Applewhite was the result of a "misunderstanding" and he looks forward to "moving forward with his teammates."
Houston released short statements from Oliver and Applewhite on Friday night.
Oliver said the way he acted Thursday night was "not who I am." He added he has "the utmost respect" for Applewhite."
HOUSTON (AP) — Houston star defensive tackle Ed Oliver, who was not in uniform against Tulane on Thursday night, became angry and shouted at Cougars coach Major Applewhite as the team left the sideline at halftime and did not return to the field for the second half.
ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Mired in a three-game losing streak and desperate to get some production from its struggling offense, Navy faces the unenviable task of going up against surging Houston and standout defensive tackle Ed Oliver.
If the Midshipmen only had to worry about Houston's explosive offense, that would be quite enough. Oliver, however, makes winning on Saturday an even tougher proposition.
Heisman Trophy runner-up Bryce Love of Stanford and Outland Trophy winner Ed Oliver of Houston highlight The Associated Press preseason All-America team.
Chosen by AP poll voters, the team announced Tuesday also features West Virginia quarterback Will Grier and his teammate, receiver David Sills V.
Stanford running back Bryce Love, Houston defensive lineman Ed Oliver highlight AP preseason All-America team
NEW YORK (AP) — Stanford running back Bryce Love, Houston defensive lineman Ed Oliver highlight AP preseason All-America team.
NEWPORT, R.I. (AP) — Ed Oliver has been on a three-year plan since he first arrived at Houston: Dominate college football for three seasons, and then jump to the NFL.
After two seasons, Oliver is right on schedule, so there was no reason to hide what was obvious to anyone who has ever watched him play.
Hawaii Bowl: Fresno State (9-4) vs. Houston (7-4), Dec. 24, 8:30 p.m. Eastern (ESPN).
Line: Houston by 10.
Series Record: First meeting.
WHAT'S AT STAKE
The Bulldogs will try to become just the second team in FBS history to go from double-digit losses in one season to double-digit wins. The Cougars are trying for their third bowl victory in four seasons.
Fresno State (9-4, Mountain West) vs. Houston (7-4, American Athletic), Dec. 24, 8:30 p.m. EST (ESPN)
Fresno State: LB Jeffrey Allison, first-team All-MWC with 113 tackles.
Houston: DT Ed Oliver, American Athletic Conference defensive player of the year, 14.5 tackles for loss, 5.5 sacks.
Fresno State: The Bulldogs have the nation's best win improvement, going from one win in 2016 to nine this season.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Alabama defensive back Minkah Fitzpatrick, Georgia linebacker Roquan Smith, Houston defensive tackle Ed Oliver, Iowa linebacker Josey Jewell and North Carolina State defensive end Bradley Chubb are the finalists for the Bronko Nagurski Trophy, given to the nation's top defensive player.
The finalists were named Wednesday. The winner will be announced Dec. 4 at the Charlotte Touchdown Club awards banquet.
This season's five-star college football recruits are a committed group.
There are 32 players who have a five-star rating on 247Sports' composite rankings and only four enter signing day uncommitted. Extend it out to the top 50 and that adds four more uncommitted players.
So barring a spate of last-minute flips, this national signing day sets up to be low drama — though there guys will do their best will provide some suspense.
No. 18 Houston (9-2, 5-2 AAC, No. 20 CFP) at Memphis (7-4, 4-3), noon (ABC)
Line: No line.
Series: Houston leads 15-9.
WHAT'S AT STAKE
The Cougars try to reach double-digit victories for the second straight season under coach Tom Herman. The Tigers look to improve their postseason prospects and snap a six-game losing streak to Houston.
HOUSTON (AP) — Houston freshman defensive tackle Ed Oliver has been disruptive since his collegiate debut against Oklahoma when he had two sacks.
Seven games into his career, he's beginning to take over and has 23 tackles in the last two games combined for the 11th-ranked Cougars .
While dazzling quarterback Greg Ward Jr. has gotten the lion's share of the attention during Houston's rise to prominence, the sixth-ranked Cougars have dominated this season behind one of the nation's top defenses.
That unit, led by linebacker Steven Taylor and freshman lineman Ed Oliver, has capitalized on turnovers and kept opponents out of the end zone.