Originally written on 60 Max Power O  |  Last updated 11/16/14

FOXBORO, MA - SEPTEMBER 26: Coach Bill Belichick of the New England Patriots (R) shakes hands with coach Chan Gailey of the Buffalo Bills after the game at Gillette Stadium on September 26, 2010 in Foxboro, Massachusetts. The Patriots won 38-30. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)
The Bills have fired coach Chan Gailey, according to Jerry Sullivan of the Buffalo News.  This comes a s a mild surprise as GM Buddy Nix had said that Gailey was safe. However, in his 3 years as coach the Bill never reached the playoffs and never really improved. Gailey finished with a 16-32 record (.333), a worse winning percentage than Gregg Williams, Mike Mularkey and Dick Jauron, the three preceding Bills' coaches. Gailey released the following statement: "First thing I wanted to say is thanks to the Bills organization, to Buddy and Mr. Wilson, for the opportunity," Gailey began. "I understand this is a business, (and) we didn't get the job done. I've been called two other times to get things turned around (Dallas Cowboys and Georgia Tech), was able to do it, but we weren't able to get this one done soon enough, and I understand that completely."   var switchTo5x=true; stLight.options({publisher:''});
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