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Metzelaars to tutor Bills tight ends -
"He was the Bills starting tight end for the better part of 10 seasons. Now Pete Metzelaars will be in charge of coaching that position group after being hired Tuesday by head coach Chan Gailey as the team’s new tight ends coach."

Bills Focus: Rian Lindell 1-on-1 Interview -
The Bills kicker signs his contract and talks about re-joining the team.

Bills Focus: Pete Metzelaars 1-on-1 Interview -
Standing next to the team photo from Super Bowl XXV, Metzelaars talks about his time in Buffalo as a player. Great old school video in this one and boy does he dwarf Chris Brown.

Top 10 Performances: C.J. Spiller vs. Miami -
C.J. Spiller's breakout game against the Miami Dolphins is under the microscope with offensive coordinator Curtis Modkins.

Pete Metzelaars Meets the Media -
The Bills tight end coach answers questions from the media.

Inside The Bills | Metzelaars: I was worst kept secret
"The Bills hiring of new tight ends coach Pete Metzelaars might’ve been one of the worst kept secrets. Though Metzelaars instructed his family to keep quiet until he signed his contract with the club Tuesday, some of the former teammates from the early 90′s had other ideas."

Inside The Bills | Lindell a lock for all-time scorer
"Just 133 points behind Christie, if Lindell stays healthy he should pass Christie for first place on the all-time scoring list come the middle of the 2013 season."

Inside The Bills | Chandler on Big Pete’s to-do list
"I will try to talk to him or text him or however they communicate these days (laughs), but try to get in touch with all the tight ends that I’m going to be working with," said Metzelaars. "Hopefully we can get him back. I know the team would like to have him come back. He had a very good year last year, and try to build upon that. I would like to get some players to break any and all records that I may still be holding around here because we’ll find somebody better than me."

Inside The Bills | Metzelaars on Bills history
"I think they’re a team that started building in the draft," he said. "They missed on some draft picks in the past and it hurt them. When you miss on high draft picks it hurts you in the NFL. They’ve hit some recently and have continued to do so. I think they’re headed in the right direction. Everybody is very positive here and has good feelings about where the organization and the team are headed."

Bills re-sign comfortable Lindell - The Buffalo News
"I like all the people in the organization, just from when you first walk in the door -- I know everybody," he said. "I'm familiar with everybody and I'm comfortable. The snap and the hold with Garrison (Sanborn) coming back and Brian (Moorman) back -- they're as good as anybody in at what they do. I like the coaches and I just like the organization."

Metzelaars back 'home' - The Buffalo News
"I’m excited to get back involved really in the pass game," Metzelaars said. "When you’re an offensive line coach and they start talking pass routes or pass patterns, you just turn it off and move on."

Metzelaars excited to return to Bills - The Buffalo News
"I'm excited about the opportunity here," Metzelaars said. "I just heard good things about what they're doing here, great things about Chan (Gailey), the type of man he is, the organization that he's put together and that he's running here."

Trending in the AFC East |
Demetrius Bell really improved in 2011, Spencer Johnson really fell off, and Da'Norris Searcy earned some more playing time according to Khaled Elsaved.

2012 NFL Free Agency: Titans Wishlist #8 Stevie Johnson - Music City Miracles
"Stevie Johnson is the #8 player on my Titans free agency wish list." Titan fans are split on the enigmatic WR.

Lefko on Gilchrist: Original Cookie Monster -
A book review of the Cookie That Did Not Crumble by Chris Garbarino.

Former Buffalo Bill Opens Up About Heart Disease - YNN
"Adam Lingner, who played for the Buffalo Bills during its Super Bowl runs in the 90s, was in the Rochester area Tuesday, sharing his personal battle with heart disease. The event was hosted by Ortho Clinical Diagnostics."

My favorite Andre Reed play | Buffalo Wins
Andre Reed's first game back from injury is Joe Pinzone's favorite Reed play. He explains why.