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Marrone brings Syracuse offensive coordinator to Buffalo

Marrone brings Syracuse offensive coordinator to Buffalo

New Bills coach Doug Marrone has made his first hire.  And it’s a hire that Marrone previously has made. According to Tim Graham of the Buffalo News, Marrone has hired Nathaniel Hackett, who served as Marrone’s offensive coordinator at Syracuse.  Th
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  • Rex Ryan, Woody Johnson recap the Jets’ 2012 season

    Rex Ryan, Woody Johnson recap the Jets’ 2012 season

    yahoo.com Jan 8, 2013
    Nine days after the New York Jets closed out their circus-like 2012 regular season with a 28-9 loss to the Buffalo Bills, head coach Rex Ryan and owner Woody Johnson met with the media to discuss what went wrong with the team this season and how the two…
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  • Circle The Wagons?: The jury is out on whether Doug Marrone can…

    Circle The Wagons?: The jury is out on whether Doug Marrone can turn …

    CNNSI.com Jan 8, 2013
    The jury is out on whether Doug Marrone can turn the Bills into a viable threat in the AFC East. Look at his pedigree, though, and you'll see encouraging signs, Peter King writes.
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  • Don Banks: My best and worst preseason NFL predictions

    Don Banks: My best and worst preseason NFL predictions

    CNNSI.com Jan 8, 2013
    When it comes to NFL predictions, I have a favorite credo that I trot out from time to time to remind myself what we're up against in this business: It's the NFL, nobody knows anything, and if they say they do, they're lying. I would imagine the coachin…
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  • Ryan: Pettine will interview with Bills today

    Ryan: Pettine will interview with Bills today

    buffalobills.com Jan 8, 2013
    Jets head coach Rex Ryan is speaking at his season wrap up press conference and confirmed that defensive coordinator Mike Pettine is interviewing with the Bills today and will be coaching somewhere else next season. “Mike Pettine is going to have sever
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  • BDC 1/8: Spiller & McKelvin Recognized

    BDC 1/8: Spiller & McKelvin Recognized

    buffalobills.com Jan 8, 2013
    DAILY REPORT —Sports Illustrated’s Peter King recognized Bills RB C.J. Spiller in his most recent Monday Morning Quarterback Column as one of his two most underappreciated players of the year. Spiller rushed for a career-high 1,244 yards on 207 carr
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  • Spiller earns unsung recognition

    Spiller earns unsung recognition

    buffalobills.com Jan 8, 2013
    His efforts were certainly appreciated by his teammates and by Bills fans, but on the national stage, C.J. Spiller’s career-best season went largely under the radar. But SI.com columnist Peter King provided a measure of recognition. King listed Spiller
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  • Tuesday morning one-liners

    Tuesday morning one-liners

    profootballtalk.com Jan 8, 2013
    Mark Gaughan of the Buffalo News thinks the Bills got themselves a strong presence in coach Doug Marrone. Dolphins WR Davone Bess has some of the best fundamentals in the game. The Patriots have done well against defenses coordinated by Wade Phillips in…
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  • Video - NFL32OT: The Breakout Team 01:57

    NFL32OT: The Breakout Team

    Jan 8
    Episode 244: Herm Edwards breaks down who will be the breakout team in 2013. The NFL32OT crew discuss which New York team had the most disappointing season.

Sports Columnists

  • Peter King: Marrone appears to have right pedigree to turn around Bills; m…

    Jan 8
    I don't know if Doug Marrone will win in Buffalo. No one does. He probably needs a new quarterback. He has to figure out why a defense that should have been top 10 in the NFL this year let everyone down and finished 22nd in yards allowed and a mind-bogg…
  • Don Banks: My best and worst preseason NFL predictions

    Jan 8
    When it comes to NFL predictions, I have a favorite credo that I trot out from time to time to remind myself what we're up against in this business: It's the NFL, nobody knows anything, and if they say they do, they're lying. I would imagine the coachin…
  • NFL playoffs 2013 - Peyton Manning's next move

    Jan 8
    Peyton Manning has had one of the finest seasons of his Hall of Fame career, but he needs to find the right reason to keep playing.
  • Notre Dame Fighting Irish TE Tyler Eifert will forgo senior season for NFL…

    Jan 8
    Notre Dame junior tight end Tyler Eifert said Monday night after the Irish's 42-14 loss to Alabama that he would enter April's NFL draft.