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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…Upvote Share Tweet
Would Mario Williams be happy as OLB?ESPN.com Updated Jan 9, 2013The 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 Solo3Upvote Share TweetDAILY 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 >>>Upvote Share Tweet
Kerry J. Byrne: Numbers show that Harbaugh will come to regret Kaepernick moveCNNSI.com Updated Jan 9, 2013San 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…Upvote Share TweetThe 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.Upvote Share Tweet
TE Chandler having surgery Thurs.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 tolUpvote Share Tweetbillsgab.com Updated Jan 9, 2013The 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…Upvote Share Tweet
Kerry J. Byrne: Numbers show that Harbaugh will come to regret Kaepernick …Jan 9San 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 eightJan 9The 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 RevisitedJan 9Here'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...