Originally posted on The Penalty Flag  |  Last updated 1/6/13

SEATTLE - SEPTEMBER 11: Head coach Doug Marrone of the Syracuse Orange gestures during the game against the Washington Huskies on September 11, 2010 at Husky Stadium in Seattle, Washington. (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)
After a number of interviews the Buffalo Bills moved forward and selected former head coach of Syracuse, Doug Marrone. An interview took place Friday according to BuffaloBills.com and according to WGR550 the Bills have agreed to hire him. Marrone has spent the past four seasons turning around a wayward Syracuse program, and led the Orange to a 38-14 victory in the Pinstripe Bowl over West Virginia on Dec. 28. The Orange finished the season at 8-5, with four of their five losses coming by eight points or less. Prior to Marrone’s tenure Syracuse had not had a winning season since 2001.… Read more
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