Posts Tagged ‘Doug Marrone’

Orton Sticking As Starting QB for the Bills

So long as it’s his call, Bills coach Doug Marrone is sticking with veteran journeyman quarterback Kyle Orton as his starter for the remainder of the season, the Associated Press reports. What has suddenly become unclear is whether that decision rests solely with Marrone. “If you’re asking me personally, my decision is that he’s going […]

Shouting Match Takes Place Between Doug Marrone And Jim Monos

Tensions between Bills second-year head coach Doug Marrone and the team’s front office recently boiled over into a shouting match on the practice field between Marrone and several team officials according to Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports. Things are understandably tense right now in Buffalo as the team and the city await the sale […]

Marrone And Whaley Want To Replace Head Trainer Carpenter

The new Bills brain trust of head coach Doug Marrone and general manager Doug Whaley would like to make changes in the team’s training staff according to Tim Graham of the Buffalo News. Specifically, they would like to replace head trainer Bud Carpenter because they are tired of his “old-school methodology. Standing in their way? […]

Bills Hire Former Lions Head Coach Jim Schwartz As Defensive Coordinator

Well it did not take the Buffalo Bills very long to find a new man to coach the defense. When Mike Pettine signed with the Cleveland Browns to become their 15th full-time head coach, the Bills moved on and hired a not so popular name around Detroit anymore. The Bills hired Jim Schwartz to be […]

WR Da’Rick Rogers Gets Spoken To After Practice

Bills Rookie wide receiver Da’Rick Rogers received a talking-to from coach Doug Marrone during Friday’s practice, Mark Gaughan of the Buffalo New reports. Rogers made an outstanding catch on a 15-yard pass from EJ Manuel. Rogers used his big body to outfight cornerback Ron Brooks for the ball. But then he stood for a moment […]

Syracuse QB Nassib Upset Bills Didn’t Take Him In Draft

Doug Marrone knows he got the Bills head coaching job because he turned around the Syracuse program and quarterback Ryan Nassib was a big part of it. The Bills chose Florida State’s E.J. Manuel over Nassib in the draft. Nix has the final personnel say in the traditional general manager/coach relationship in Buffalo but both […]

WR Johnson Likes The New Uptempo Offense The Bills Will Run

It sounds like for the first time in a long time, receiver Stevie Johnson is happy, and buying into the Bills future. Johnson said he was impressed by new rookie coach Doug Marrone and his new upbeat approach and uptempo offense. The wide out, who has never been afraid to speak his mind, is no […]

Marrone Announces Fitzpatrick And Jackson To Have QB Competition This Summer

It’s a announcement that comes as a shock to some, not so much to others. New Bills coach Doug Marrone spoke to the Bills official website, and says that the Bills will have a QB competition coming up in 2013. #Bills HC Doug Marrone tells team website that he told Ryan Fitzpatrick and Tarvaris Jackson […]