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Report: Pettine free to interview with Bills

Report: Pettine free to interview with Bills

A report out of New York indicates that Jets defensive coordinator Mike Pettine has been given permission to interview with the Bills. Newsday is reporting that the Jets have said Pettine can interview for the Bills defensive coordinator post under newl…
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  • Report: Bills to interview Tucker for DC

    Report: Bills to interview Tucker for DC

    buffalobills.com Jan 7, 2013
    CBS Sports Jason LaCanfora is reporting that Jaguars defensive coordinator Mel Tucker is free to interview with the Bills for their defensive coordinator position. Bills have been granted permission to interview Jags coordinator Mel Tucker for their DC …
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  • Background on coach search from Doug Whaley

    Background on coach search from Doug Whaley

    buffalobills.com Jan 7, 2013
    It was a whirlwind six days for the Bills four-man coaching search committee and it wound up Sunday, with the decision to hire Doug Marrone. Monday night on The John Murphy Show, one of the members of that committee shed some light on the hiring process…
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  • BDC 1/7: Bills Name Doug Marrone Head Coach

    BDC 1/7: Bills Name Doug Marrone Head Coach

    DAILY REPORT BILLS TAB MARRONE 16TH HEAD COACH IN TEAM HISTORY —The Buffalo Bills today announced the hiring of Doug Marrone as the 16th head coach in franchise history. Marrone replaces former Bills head coach Chan Gailey who was relieved of his dutie
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  • Fred: We’ve got guys that put team first

    Fred: We’ve got guys that put team first

    buffalobills.com Jan 7, 2013
    Bills RB Fred Jackson had a trying season health-wise, which we covered with Jackson in depth on Buffalobills.com this morning. But Jackson felt it was more important to put the fortunes of the team ahead of his own physical health last season, which is…
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  • Monday morning one-liners

    Monday morning one-liners

    profootballtalk.com Jan 7, 2013
    The Bills are “swinging for the fences” by hiring Doug Marrone as their next head coach. Dave Hyde of the Sun-Sentinel looks at the Dolphins legacy of Nick Saban. Recent playoff experience against the Jets should remind the Patriots that regular seaso
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  • RGIII injury closes the curtain on ugly Wild-Card Weekend

    RGIII injury closes the curtain on ugly Wild-Card Weekend

    CNNSI.com Jan 7, 2013
    The 2012 NFL playoffs got off to a sloppy start, but RGIII's injury was the ugliest moment of the wild-card round. So, who's to blame in D.C.? Peter King weighs in on that and more.
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  • Video - NFL32OT: RG III Goes Down In Loss 03:04

    NFL32OT: RG III Goes Down In Loss

    Jan 7
    Episode 243: Suzy Kolber and Chris Mortensen discuss whether keeping Robert Griffin III in the game was the right decision. Adam Schefter breaks down the hiring of Bills new head coach Doug Marrone. The NFL32 crew discuss the Ravens-Broncos matchup.
  • Video - PTI Big Finish January 7th 00:57

    PTI Big Finish January 7th

    Jan 7
    PTI runs down Monday's top stories
  • Video - Buffalo Bills head coach Doug Marrone: 'I wanted to be here' 05:33

    Buffalo Bills head coach Doug Marrone: 'I wanted to be here'

    Jan 7
    Former Syracuse University head football coach Doug Marrone talks about his new journey as head coach of the Buffalo Bills.
  • Video - Buffalo Bills head coach Doug Marrone: 'I wanted to be here' 05:33

    Buffalo Bills head coach Doug Marrone: 'I wanted to be here'

    Jan 7
    Former Syracuse University head football coach Doug Marrone talks about his new journey as head coach of the Buffalo Bills.

Sports Columnists

  • NFL mailbag -- Carryover rules impact cap strategy

    Jan 7
    The new carryover rule changes the way teams handle the salary cap. Plus: reader questions.
  • 2013 NFL draft -- Zach Ertz of Stanford Cardinal enters NFL draft

    Jan 7
    Stanford's offense will be without one if its premier playmakers after tight end Zach Ertz announced Monday he'll enter the 2013 NFL draft.
  • Peter King: RGIII injury closes the curtain on ugly Wild-Card Weekend

    Jan 7
    Before we examine the final Ray Day in Baltimore and the Shanahan-RGIII race to blame in Washington (and elsewhere) and what in the world got into Chip Kelly, this observation about Wild-Card Weekend: That was some lousy football. It got me to thinking …