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Former Bills quarterback Frank Reich was introduced as coach of the Indianapolis Colts on Tuesday. Here are excerpts from his opening news conference: Opening Statement: “Thank you. I want to first acknowledge and thank the Philadelphia Eagles organization, Mr. [Jeffrey] Lurie, Howie Roseman and Doug Pederson for allowing me to be part of a team and a journey that di…

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Former Philadelphia Eagles offensive coordinator and former Buffalo Bills quarterback Frank Reich has agreed to become the Indianapolis Colts' head coach, the team announced. Reich's hire ends a whirlwind coaching search for the Colts after New England Patriots offensive coordinator Josh McDaniels withdrew from an announced agreement become the team's head coach on Tues…

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The Buffalo Bills’ 2017 season was barely 20 minutes old, but cornerback Leonard Johnson couldn’t help but think ahead. “I would love, love, love to come back and be a part of this team again,” the veteran cornerback said in the visiting locker room after the Bills’ 10-3 loss to the Jacksonville Jaguars in an AFC wild-card game last month. “Obviously, us making the play…

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Super Bowl LII was packed with local connections, from Western New York natives on both teams to former Buffalo Bills players and coaches. Here’s a look at how they fared Sunday night: Philadelphia Eagles • Offensive coordinator Frank Reich: The architect of the Greatest Comeback as a quarterback for the Bills finally has his first Super Bowl ring on his sixth chance…

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The New England Patriots are menaces. They've dominated the AFC East for so long, suffocating the hopes of the other three teams for a generation. They're not the biggest reason the Buffalo Bills have failed to reach the playoffs since 1999, but they're close. Now the Patriots are trying to swipe the Bills' signature monument. "The Comeback" was posted round and r…

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Jilted by their quarterback, their head coach and the executive they wanted to hire, the Buffalo Bills are moving forward. The Bills have begun the process of finding their next coach. General Manager Doug Whaley, seemingly on the verge of having his role marginalized if former GM Bill Polian returned, is organizing the search. Bills owners Terry and Kim Pegula will be i…

Less than one day earlier, all of the proper elements were lined up for Bill Polian to return to the Buffalo Bills. They wanted him. He wanted them. CBS Sports insider Jason La Canfora reported Wednesday that Polian was coming back in January after clearing up some obligations. Thursday afternoon, any Polian deal was scotched. ESPN's Chris Mortensen announced Polian ha…

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Doug Marrone has deserted his position as Buffalo Bills head coach, and former executive Bill Polian might be on the verge of coming back. Marrone on Wednesday exercised an exit clause in his contract and became a coaching free agent. His three-day window to leave expired at midnight. CBS Sports reported Wednesday night that Polian will be returning to the Bills to overs…

In an act of mutual desperation, the Jon Bon Jovi and Jim Kelly groups have had conversations about joining forces in pursuit of the Buffalo Bills. Multiple sources on both sides of the border have told The Buffalo News that Bon Jovi and his Toronto-based partners reached out to Kelly within the past five days for a Hail Mary attempt to help salvage their beleaguered bid.…

Buffalo Bills fans getting ready to celebrate Andre Reed's induction into the Pro Football Hall of Fame this weekend will want to tune into NFL Network tonight. At 10 p.m., the channel will air "Middle Man," an hour-long feature on Reed's journey to Canton. The special will feature interviews with former Bills coach Marv Levy and teammates Thurman Thomas, James Lofton, Br…

Perhaps two coaches with local ties will become the NFL's newest offensive coordinators. The San Diego Chargers promoted former Buffalo Bills quarterback Frank Reich today. The Detroit Lions reportedly are expected to hire former University at Buffalo assistant Bill Lazor. Chargers coach Mike McCoy wasted little time in naming Reich, the popular Bills backup QB and condu…