Originally written on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 11/8/14

DETROIT - SEPTEMBER 02: Buffalo Bills head coach Chan Gailey watches the action during the fouth quarter of the preseason game at Ford Field on September 2, 2010 in Detroit, Michigan. The Lions defeated the Bills 28-23. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)
Bills coach Chan Gailey watched his team go through an OTA practice on Tuesday and thought two things. The 2012 version is bigger and faster than the 2011 squad he inherited. And that was with wide receiver Stevie Johnson, outside linebacker Shawne Merriman and defensive tackle Kyle Williams still working their way back from injury. "A lot of energy and a lot of quickness. We looked and we felt bigger on the field. It felt bigger on the field. It felt quick on the field. We've got a lot of work to do. Initial observations were good." Merriman, who had early-season surgery to repair his Achilles' tendon, was visiting with doctors and could return to the team as early as Thursday. Williams, who had November surgery for bone spurs in his foot, is taking part in individual drills this week. "It surprised me. They just said he can go out there and do some individual drills. He did that today," coach Chan Gailey said. "With Kyle you have to be careful not to push it too fast. ...
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