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Not only does Tashard Choice have a connection with Buffalo already having played for head coach Chan Gailey in college. A former relative of his played running back for the Bills.
Choice’s cousin Joe Burns, was a reserve running back for Buffalo from 2002-2006 serving mostly on special teams. Burns also played his college ball at Georgia Tech. Burns appeared in 58 games for the Bills and had 64 carries for 193 yards. His only touchdown for Buffalo came on a 19-yard reception.
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Buffalo Bills coach Chan Gailey found someone very familiar to him to add to the team’s running back roster.
The Bills claimed Tashard Choice off waivers from the Washington Redskins Wednesday. Choice fills the roster spot created when Fred Jackson was placed on the injured reserve list.
Choice, 5-foot-11 and 210 pounds, starred for Gailey at Georgia Tech from 2005 to 2007, Gailey’s...
Fred Jackson is out for this week’s game according to head coach Chan Gailey.
Jackson in fact is out indefinitely. When Gailey was asked if he would be back before the end of the season Gailey said the following.
“I don’t know that yet,” said Gailey.
While fans might have their opinions of C.J. Spiller as a back in the NFL, Buffalo’s head coaching staff believes the lack of opportunities for Spiller this season has left the jury out on just how much progress he has made in his second NFL season.
Spiller has had just 21 carries this season, due mainly to the ridiculous production of Fred Jackson. But now with Jackson injured...
Bills SS George Wilson will not practice here on Wednesday.
That according to head coach Chan Gailey, who provided the following update on Wilson.
“He’s getting better, but slowly,” he said. ”Not a big enough jump to feel like he can go to practice right now.”
Head coach Chan Gailey confirmed that Aaron Williams will start at LCB in place of Terrence McGee who went on injured reserve Tuesday. The question is will he move into the slot just as McGee did when Buffalo goes to their nickel package?
When Terrence McGee was out of the lineup the first three games of the season, Aaron Williams filled his role in the slot on nickel packages, while...
The Buffalo Bills' season took a major turn for the worse today with the news that star running back Fred Jackson may be out for the year with an injury to his lower right leg. Bills coach Chan Gailey said Jackson is out for Sunday's key AFC East game against the New York Jets. And Gailey said Jackson might be done for the year. "Fred's not good, and I know...
With C.J. Spiller now the lead back in the wake of Fred Jackson’s move to I-R many wonder how the Bills offense might change to better suit Spiller’s skill set, which includes more speed out of the backfield than was provided by Jackson. Head coach Chan Gailey indicated that not a whole lot will be different.
“It changes a little bit,” said Gailey. ”You’ve got 10 other...
The Buffalo Bills, losers of three straight games, certainly did not need any additional bad news. But here it comes, via the BillBoard:
Bills coach Chan Gailey said [Fred] Jackson is out for Sunday's key AFC East game against the New York Jets. And Gailey said Jackson might be done for the year.
"Fred's not good, and I know he'll miss this one," Gailey said...
– Tonight, the Bills Toyota Rookie Club will serve Thanksgiving Dinner to approximately 300 children and families at the Northwest Buffalo Community Center at 5:30-7 pm. The families are community members that benefit from the services of the NW Buffalo Community Center. The players will share with the group what they are thankful for, and be available for photo opportunities...
Buffalo Bills running back Fred Jackson won't play Sunday in New York against the Jets because of a leg injury. Jackson was ruled out by coach Chan Gailey on Wednesday because of a right calf injury sustained in Buffalo's blowout loss to the Miami Dolphins on Sunday. Gailey also wasn't optimistic when he was asked if Jackson would be back before the regular season ends.
ORCHARD PARK -- Buffalo Bills running back Fred Jackson won’t play Sunday against the Jets because of a leg injury.
Jackson was ruled out by coach Chan Gailey on Wednesday because of a right calf injury sustained in Buffalo’s blowout loss to the Miami Dolphins on Sunday. Gailey...