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Join the next Bills Family Day!

Join the next Bills Family Day!

buffalobills.com Updated Jan 9, 2013
BlueCross BlueShield of Western New York is hosting families and friends at its inaugural Family Days at the Buffalo Bills Healthy Zone Fieldhouse. There will be interactive games set up around the Healthy Zone Fieldhouse, and Billy Buffalo will be on h…
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  • Would Mario Williams be happy as OLB?

    Would Mario Williams be happy as OLB?

    ESPN.com Jan 9, 2013
    The Buffalo Bills made a quality hire for defensive coordinator Wednesday by nabbing Mike Pettine of the New York Jets. Pettine’s 3-4 defenses have been strong in New York the past four seasons. Mario Williams #94 DE Buffalo Bills 2012 STATS Tot46 Solo3
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  • BDC 1/9: PFF Recognizes Six Bills

    BDC 1/9: PFF Recognizes Six Bills

    buffalobills.com Jan 9, 2013
    DAILY REPORT— Six Bills were named to the Pro Football Focus All-AFC East Team.  The Bills selections are RB C.J. Spiller, WR Stevie Johnson, OG Andy Levitre, DT Kyle Williams, FS Jairus Byrd and KR Leodis McKelvin.  2012 PFF All-AFC East Team >>> 
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  • Kerry J. Byrne: Numbers show that Harbaugh will come to regret …

    Kerry J. Byrne: Numbers show that Harbaugh will come to regret Kaepernick move

    CNNSI.com Jan 9, 2013
    San Francisco 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh will regret the decision to bench highly efficient quarterback Alex Smith in favor of Colin Kaepernick in the middle of the season. And there's a good chance that moment of regret will come Saturday night at Candle…
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  • Bills hire ex-Jets assistant Pettine to be DC

    Bills hire ex-Jets assistant Pettine to be DC

    The Buffalo Bills have hired former New York Jets defensive coordinator Mike Pettine to be their defensive coordinator, a source told ESPN senior NFL analyst Chris Mortensen.
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  • TE Chandler having surgery Thurs.

    TE Chandler having surgery Thurs.

    buffalobills.com Jan 9, 2013
    Bills TE Scott Chandler is having ACL surgery today coming off the Week 16 knee injury he sustained against the Dolphins. He appeared on the John Murphy Show Tuesday evening to discuss his upcoming procedure. “I’m doing well right now,” Chandler tol
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  • Bills Announce Hiring Of Nathaniel Hackett As Offensive Coordin…

    Bills Announce Hiring Of Nathaniel Hackett As Offensive Coordinator

    billsgab.com Jan 9, 2013
    The Bills hired Nathaniel Hackett as the first offensive coordinator for new head caoch Doug Marrone. The 33-year-old Hackett is the son of long-time college and NFL play caller Paul Hackett. Hackett has four years of NFL experience, but spent those fou…
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  • Kerry J. Byrne: Numbers show that Harbaugh will come to regret Kaepernick …

    Jan 9
    San Francisco 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh will regret the decision to bench highly efficient quarterback Alex Smith in favor of Colin Kaepernick in the middle of the season. And there's a good chance that moment of regret will come Saturday night at Candle…
  • Don Banks: No shortage of storylines surrounding NFL's elite eight

    Jan 9
    The best weekend of the NFL season is just ahead, with the league's elite eight colliding in a burst of divisional-round playoff football. Here are eight of the best storylines that provide a backdrop for the action to come:
  • Sports Guy Time Machine: Baseball HOF Revisited

    Jan 9
    Here's a column I wrote about the Baseball Hall of Fame in January 2007 for ESPN The Magazine, back when I still cared who made it. Six years later, I...