Nathan Dougherty

NFL, Football
St. Bonaventure University
Rochester, New York


Nathan Dougherty is a sports reporter covering the NFL for His coverage focuses on the Buffalo Bills, Detroit Lions and Miami Dolphins.

Previously he wrote for the Rochester Business Journal and served as the assistant editor of athletic trade magazines Coaching Management, Athletic Management and Training & Conditioning — which have since merged with Coach & AD magazine.

He is based out of Rochester, New York, and loves everything football.


Nathan Dougherty earned a bachelor's degree in journalism and mass communication from St. Bonaventure University. There he served as sports editor of The Bona Venture, the university's student-run newspaper.

Latest Articles From Nathan Dougherty

  • Bills EDGE Von Miller Turns Heads With Cryptic Instagram Post

    Buffalo Bills edge rusher Von Miller sparked some speculation among fans with an image shared to his Instagram page.

  • Ex-Lions LB Joins New Team 1 Day After Being Waived

  • Bills Face Injury Scare as Top Returning WR Goes Down at Practice

  • Lions Part Ways With Highly Touted Rookie LB Weeks After Signing Him

  • Insider Shares Encouraging Update for $120 Million Bills Star Amid Struggles

  • Bills Issued Warning Over ‘Ominous’ Sign Around Veteran WR’s Performance

    Buffalo Bills wide receiver Chase Claypool was a top performer at practice, which one writer called an "ominous" sign for the offense.

  • Bills Urged to Pursue Veteran WR Returning to NFL After Surprise Retirement

  • Dan Campbell Sends Message on Former Lions 2nd-Round Pick on Hot Seat

  • Bills Veteran’s Struggles Called ‘Cause for Concern’ Heading Into Season

  • Dolphins WR Tyreek Hill Turns Heads With Comment on Tua Tagovailoa’s Weight

  • Bills Safety Damar Hamlin Sends Cryptic Message Amid Roster Criticism

    Buffalo Bills safety Damar Hamlin appeared to send a message to critics amid rumors that he could miss the final roster.

  • Bills Part Ways With Once-Promising OL After Injury Setbacks

  • Lions Urged to Take ‘Risk’ on Adding 3-Time Pro Bowl WR

  • Rival Quarterback Turns Heads With Statement on Bills QB Josh Allen

  • Bills Trade Proposal Ships $120 Million EDGE After ‘Problem’ Season

  • Bills WR Issues 2-Word Prediction on Team’s Offense After Stefon Diggs

  • Lions HC Issues 5-Word Statement on Second Year QB’s Progress

  • Bills Sign U.S. Olympic Gold Medalist in Surprise Roster Move

  • Lions Issued Warning Over Speedy WR After Troubled Start to Career

  • Lions Predicted to Part Ways With Veteran CB This Summer

    Detroit Lions cornerback Khalil Dorsey could be fighting for his job amid tight competition this summer, an analyst predicts.

  • Bills Rookie OL Predicted to Challenge Veteran for Starting Job

  • Ex-Lions DT in Hot Water as Details of Animal Cruelty Allegations Emerge

  • Bills GM Gets Brutally Honest on Why Team Traded Stefon Diggs

  • Ex-Bills CB Predicted to Have Bounce-back Season After Surprise Release

  • Bills Get Bad Sign on Major Free-Agent Acquisition

    Buffalo Bills safety Mike Edwards, a major offseason addition, was held out of practice and seen in a shoulder sling.

  • Veteran Lions TE Likely Fighting for His Job This Summer: Analyst

  • Bills Named Best Fit to Add Veteran Safety With ‘Outstanding’ Production

  • Bills Urged to Add 3-Time All-Pro Linebacker as ‘Insurance Policy’

  • Lions Urged to Sign Former Pro Bowl QB as Insurance for Jared Goff

  • Lions Predicted to Trade Promising QB After Jared Goff’s Massive Extension

    The Detroit Lions could look to trade quarterback Hendon Hooker sometime in the coming year, an analyst suggested.