As momentum builds toward an announcement revealing the Buffalo Bills' full coaching staff, The Detroit News reports that Detroit Lions special teams coach Danny Crossman will take the same position in Buffalo.
Not many NFL teams hire 33-year-old offensive coordinators. Buffalo Bills head coach Doug Marrone appears set to do that with Nate Hackett - and while the risk is significant, the rewards could be much more so.
Buffalo Bills head coach Doug Marrone is bringing his top offensive assistant at Syracuse, offensive coordinator Nathaniel Hackett, with him to the NFL in the same role. Hackett will be Buffalo's play-caller next season.
Buffalo Bills head coach Doug Marrone has only been on the job for a few hours, and the team is already after a relatively high-profile defensive coordinator candidate in Mike Pettine of the New York Jets.