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Stevie Johnson is a talented player but doesn’t seem to understand there is no “I” in Happy New Year.
Buffalo Bills receiver STEVIE JOHNSON just doesn’t get it. Somebody needs to tell this guy that carrying on in the end zone after a score like its your first time there just isn’t funny…and no one’s laughing. Especially when your team is 6-10. That somebody finally turned out to be Bills head coach Chan Gailey, who benched Johnson after the talented yet foolish wideout lifted his jersey to reveal a “Happy New Year” message on his under shirt in Sunday’s contest versus New England…
Johnson’s score spotted the Bills to a 14-0 lead over the Patriots. New England preceded to score the next 49 points to win, 49-21.
“The coach told me I was out of the game. I have to respect his decision,” said Johnson, who had four catches for 40 yards to become the first Bills receiver with consecutive 1,000-yard seasons. “I can’t complain about it or whine or pout. He made his decision and I am
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Bills head coach Chan Gailey held a long season ending press conference with the media. Though he improved the team’s win total by two games in 2011, he is having a difficult time stomaching the losing records in his first two seasons with Buffalo.
“I’m not dealing with it very well,” he said. ”And if I did deal with it very well, I shouldn’t be here. You get in this...
In the wake of Stevie Johnson’s flagged TD display in the season finale at New England, Bills head coach Chan Gailey said he wasn’t in a position to argue the gray area of the rule at the time and had to enact discipline against his top receiver and bench him. But now with the season over, Gailey intends to get in touch with the league on the inconsistency of the celebration...
Bills coach Chan Gailey benched receiver Stevie Johnson on Sunday after Johnson picked up a celebration penalty for displaying a “Happy New Year” message on his undershirt. But while Gailey and Johnson may not have been happy with each other on the sideline Sunday, they agreed about one thing after the game: They question why…
On Monday, Buffalo Bills head coach Chan Gailey announced the firing of defensive coordinator George Edwards. assistant head coach Dave Wannstedt has been named the Bills new defensive coordinator. This move doesn’t come as a big surprise since the Bills were at the bottom of the NFL as a defense and only proved to be [...]
The Bills concluded a 6-10 season with an ugly 49-21 loss to the New England Patriots on Sunday. Hear from coach Chan Gailey and quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick below:
Coach Chan Gailey
The Buffalo Bills fired defensive coordinator George Edwards on Monday and replaced him with Dave Wannstedt. Wannstedt was already on coach Chan Gailey's staff as an assistant head coach and primarily worked with the team's inside linebackers.
Receiver Stevie Johnson had a decent season for the Buffalo Bills, even though the team struggled, and he’s got more than a few fans, even though he might not always make the best choices when it comes to his touchdown celebrations.
Johnson got fined and benched in the Bills’ finale for pulling up his jersey to reveal a t-shirt that said Happy New Year after scoring against...
– The Buffalo Bills announced today a new multi-year radio broadcasting partnership with Entercom Communications to broadcast all Bills football games on WGR (550 AM) in Buffalo beginning with the 2012 season. The Buffalo Bills Radio Network will also be heard on Entercom’s WCMF (96.5 FM) and WROC (950 AM) in Rochester plus another 19 stations throughout the New...