Bills president Russ Brandon said Tuesday he wanted to steal a page from baseball and implement a “Moneyball”-style analytics department. President/CEO Russ Brandon: From opening statement from press conference held on 1/1/13: “It is time to start, create and lead this franchise into the future with a new legacy. A news conference was held yesterday afternoon announcing the elevation of Russ Brandon to President/CEO of the Buffalo Bills. January 2 JERRY BUTLER AFC ROOKIE OF THE YEAR Bills WR Jerry Butler was named 1979 AFC Rookie of the Year by United Press International and The Sporting News. The Bills can not sell winning tradition, or good weather. One of the items that I am going to spend a lot of time on with Buddy, with Doug Whaley and with Jim Overdorf is we are going to create and establish a very robust football analytics operation that we layer into our entire operation moving forward.
DAILY REPORT —Buffalo Bills owner Ralph Wilson, Jr. announced yesterday that he has elevated Russ Brandon to the position of President and Chief Executive Officer. The promotion provides Brandon with full authority over the entire organization’s opera