Marlon Kerner - The Buffalo News

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E.J. Gaines’ life had been turned upside down. Having been traded from the Los Angeles Rams to the Buffalo Bills in the middle of training camp, the cornerback had to make a cross-country move while at the same time trying to earn a job with a new team. One of the first people from the Bills to assist Gaines in that transition was Marlon Kerner, the team’s director o…


Jeremy Kelley is fond of sharing an anecdote that neatly sums up the unlikeliness of his professional football career. “I signed more NFL contracts than I had touchdown catches in college,” said Kelley, the West Seneca native who crisscrossed two countries over a six-year stretch in pursuit of his dream. Kelley’s journey includes stops with Hamilton and Saskatchewan …