Web Rumblings: Buffalo Bills News, 1/4

TORONTO, ON - OCTOBER 30: Scott Chandler #84 of the Buffalo Bills scores a touchdown in the first quarter against the Washington Redskins at Rogers Centre on October 30, 2011 in Toronto, Ontario. (Photo by Rick Stewart/Getty Images)

Inside The Bills | Chandler won’t need surgery
"It’s not going to require surgery," said head coach Chan Gailey. "I think he’ll be fine in a few weeks."

Inside The Bills | Fitz shaves!
"It took until a day after the season ended, but Bills QB Ryan Fitzpatrick is a clean shaven man. Here’s the proof."

WGR likely to land Bills broadcasts - The Buffalo News
"The Buffalo Bills and Entercom Communications are expected to announce that the team's radio broadcasts will return to WGR 550."

Jackson remains hopeful for new deal - BuffaloBills.com
"Obviously as soon as possible," he said. "We’ll see what happens with that. I’ll just put faith in Buddy (Nix) and see what happens. But the sooner it happens for me, the better for myself."

C.J. Spiller on His Role Next Season - BuffaloBills.com
With Fred Jackson's imminent return, what does C.J. Spiller think will happen next year?

Inside The Bills | Gailey just as frustrated as players
"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 thing to be the best of the best. The NFL is the world’s best football and you want to be the champion of whatever the best league is. That’s why you get in it and if you don’t get the opportunity to do that and being in the playoffs is the way you get the opportunity to do that, then you don’t feel very good about what you’re doing."

Inside The Bills | Hagan will be consideration
"Yeah, Derek played well at the end of the year and he merits a strong look going into training camp next year. He does," said head coach Chan Gailey.

Inside The Bills | Gailey to ask league about TD displays
"I did not (ask the league)," said Gailey. "I will ask, but I have not asked yet."

Fitz needs to cut down on the picks - The Buffalo News
"Too many interceptions marred an otherwise productive season for Buffalo Bills quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick in 2011."

Buffalo a Polian-free zone - The Buffalo News
"This blog item really should be unnecessary, but since it's something fans will be talking about we probably should state the obvious: the Bills will not be making room for Bill or Chris Polian in their football department."

WHAM radio quits airing Buffalo Bills games | Democrat and Chronicle
"After 30-plus on-again, off-again seasons with WHAM-AM (1180), the NFL Bills will be heard on Entercom in Rochester, probably on WROC-AM (Sportsradio 950 ESPN) and/or WCMF-AM (96.5), effective immediately."

Chan Gailey a believer in Ryan Fitzpatrick | Democrat and Chronicle
"We have to be good (for Fitzpatrick to succeed)," Gailey said. "We have to get better as a football team. As we continue to get better as a football team, I think Ryan will continue to get extremely proficient at his job. I have a great deal of confidence in Ryan and what he is going to be able to do at quarterback for us in the future."

2012 Buffalo Bills looking good already | Democrat and Chronicle
"The 2012 schedule appears relatively soft — the 10 non-division foes were a combined 67-93 this season (.419) — and the Bills might cash in with the No. 10 overall pick in the college draft. The five non-division opponents had a combined 30-50 record this season. That's good for Buffalo."

Power Rankings: AFC East - AFC East Blog - ESPN
The Bills remained static at No. 25 after their 49-21 loss.

Sanchez-Fitz-Moore Watch: The finale - AFC East Blog - ESPN
"So there you have it. There is no more debate. Moore is the second-best quarterback in the AFC East. That’s not a good look for New York’s Sanchez and Buffalo’s Fitzpatrick, who are expected to be the long-term solutions for their teams." There's plenty of debate, James.

Bills fire Edwards, promote Wannstedt to defensive coordinator | ProFootballTalk
News article. Nothing to see here, really.

After penalty and benching, Stevie Johnson pleads ignorance | ProFootballTalk
"For Johnson to say he didn’t know his celebration was going to draw a penalty is ridiculous. Johnson has previously been penalized and fined by the NFL for excessive celebrations, and warned by Bills coach Chan Gailey to knock it off."

Johnson shows he still didn’t learn his lesson - Olean Times Herald
"Once again, for the fourth time in 30 games, Johnson failed the common sense IQ test by responding to a TD on Sunday afternoon at Gillette Stadium with yet another display that evoked a 15-yard unsportsmanlike conduct flag."

Titans DC Jerry Gray to interview for Buccaneers' Head Coaching Job - Bucs Nation
"The Tampa Bay Times' Rick Stroud is reporting that the Tampa Bay Buccaneers will interview Tennessee Titans defensive coordinator Jerry Gray for the head coaching position."

In 2012, Who Could Be Indy's Next Head Coach? - Stampede Blue
Could Mike Mularkey be heading back to the head coach's chair?

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