Buffalo Bills starting tight end Scott Chandler had his 2012 season cut short by an ACL tear.
Despite his early jokes about returning better than Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson, Chandler has a chance to return to the field faster than expected, and has performed at a higher than expected level as well.
Chandler, who had his surgery a mere four and a half months ago...
BY DAN BEGNOCHEBuffalo Bills tight end Scott Chandler is only four and a half months removed from knee surgery, but he was already back on the field running some routes with his team on Thursday.If he has it his way, his reps will only increase. (photo: Doug Kerr, Flickr)Over the past two years, the veteran has hit his stride in Buffalo, pulling in more than 900 yards and 12 touchdowns...
According to BuffaloBills.com, Bills tight end Scott Chandler is expected to be ready for training camp despite tearing his ACL just five months ago.Fantasy Spin:Chandler tore the ligament in Week 16 last season. He was on the field following the team's OTA workout Thursday, running routes and catching passes. The 6-foot-7 tight end had 43 catches, 571 yards and six touchdowns last year.
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It took six seasons and his third with the Buffalo Bills, but tight end Scott Chandler finally had a season in the NFL that he can tell his grandkids about and be proud. Chiming in with 43 receptions for 571 yards and 6 touchdowns, Chandler caught...
The Buffalo Bills have placed tight end Scott Chandler on injured reserve a day after he hurt his left knee in a loss to Miami.
Chandler was hurt on the Bills third play from scrimmage after he fell awkwardly while making a 25-yard catch. He was walking on crutches following the game, and coach Chan Gailey said the injury ''doesn't look good.''
The Bills close...
Via AP on Fox
December 24, 2012
Scott Chandler's journey began buried on the depth chart in San Diego. After spending a couple years battling injuries and learning from veterans, he bounced around and soon found an ideal landing spot in Buffalo, where he has hauled in 11 touchdowns since 2011. He looks back on his time in San Diego in this interview with SDBoltReport.com.
Bills tight end Scott Chandler turned out to be a matchup nightmare for New England on Sunday. The third year tight end came down with two touchdown catches while collecting a season-best 62 receiving yards in the 52-28 loss.Fantasy Spin:Chandler was just devouring Pats cornerback Sterling Moore in the first half, snatching up a pair of impressive touchdown grabs in the second quarter...
The Buffalo Bills retained another key member of their receiving attack before the start of free agency after tight end Scott Chandler agreed to a two-year contract on Thursday.
The Bills announced the deal had been reached, while Chandler's agent, Rick E. Smith, provided the length of the contract in an e-mail to The Associated Press.
Chandler announced the deal himself on...
Via AP on Fox
March 08, 2012
Bills TE Scott Chandler is the focus of the latest edition of the Top 10 Performances of 2011.
Join tight ends coach Bob Bicknell in the film room for some of Chandler’s better plays in his two touchdown performance against Kansas City in Week 1.
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Scott Chandler has been making TD catches his trademark in Buffalo this season. After being waived Dec. 1, 2010 he was quickly signed by the Bills on Dec. 2, 2010. Scott has not a problem getting chances in the NFL sense being drafted in the 4th round out of Iowa by the Chargers in 2007. After time in San Diego he spend 2 stints with the Cowboys while spending time with the Giants...