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Second Take with @BradleyGelber – Bills Love Abroad

This past week I had the great fortune to spend time away from cold, snowy Buffalo. I took a one-week vacation with my girlfriend & family to sunny, warm Cozumel, Mexico. While I was away A LOT happened. The Bills hired Rex Ryan & Greg Roman and then after some back & forth let Jim Schwartz walk & replaced him with Dennis Thurman. There was also rumors swirling about...
Via Buffalo Wins
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Detroit Lions: The Jim Caldwell Difference

When Jim Schwartz fronted the Detroit Lions and their abysmal second half collapses, he constantly used his infamous mantra: "We were just one play away." Yes, in many of those Lions losses, Detroit lost by a score or less. The Lions were one play away -- but they could never seem to jump that hurdle, could never seem to get out of their own way. Schwartz repeated the phrase; eventually...
Via Pro Football Spot
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Miami Dolphins fan makes an interesting suggestion for a coaching hire

If you saw the Thursday Night Football game between the Miami Dolphins and Buffalo Bills a couple months back, then you’ll recall that the Bills have one of the toughest defenses in the NFL. A big reason why is the job that Jim Schwartz did with them in 2014 as defensive coordinator. The Bills gave up only 205.8 passing yards per game this season, the third fewest in the league...
Via cover32 - Dolphins
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Bills boot Jim Schwartz as defensive coordinator, hire Greg Roman as offensive coordinator

With Rex Ryan taking over as head coach of the Buffalo Bills, defensive coordinator Jim Schwartz has been shown the door. "I have the utmost respect for Jim and what he has been able to accomplish throughout his career and I know he feels the same about me. Jim's defenses are always tough and ranked near the top of the league standings," Ryan said in a statement. "I wanted to give...
Via Fox Sports
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Bills Terminate Jim Schwartz’s Contract

The Buffalo Bills have announced that they have terminated the contract of defensive coordinator Jim Schwartz on Tuesday. Here’s a statement from new HC Rex Ryan: “I have the utmost respect for Jim and what he has been able to accomplish throughout his career and I know he feels the same about me. Jim’s defenses are always tough and ranked near the top of the league standings...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Golden Tate: Carrying Schwartz off field was a ‘douche move’

Former Detroit Lions head coach Jim Schwartz, who is now the defensive coordinator for the Buffalo Bills, was carried off the field “Rudy” style on Sunday after beating his former team at Ford Field. It was later revealed that Schwartz told his players in training camp that he wanted to be carried off after beating...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
October 07, 2014  |  1 Comment

Bills players carry Jim Schwartz off field after beating Lions

Bills defensive coordinator Jim Schwartz has had Sunday’s game against his former team circled on his calendar for some time now. And his players responded, fighting back from a 14-point deficit to emerge with a huge road win over the Lions, 17-14. QB Kyle Orton threw for over 308 yards in his first start this season, and Buffalo outscored Detroit 11-0 in the fourth quarter to...
Via The Sports Daily
October 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Poll: Who should be the next head coach for the Detroit Lions?

Now that the Detroit Lions have fired Jim Schwartz, the search is on for the next head coach. Since the final games of the NFL regular season have been played, there have been a number of firings across the league, so that opens up some potential candidates for the Lions job. In addition to Schwartz, Greg Schiano from Tampa Bay, Mike Shanahan from Washington, Wade Phillips of Houston...
December 30, 2013  |  Discuss

Detroit Lions: Head coaching candidates

Jim Schwartz (photo credit: AP) As the NFL regular season came to a conclusion on Sunday, there are now only 12 teams that still have an opportunity to reach Super Bowl XLVIII. To no surprise, the Detroit Lions are not included as one of these teams and will now begin their preparation for the 2014 season. Despite a 6-3 start to the season the Lions failed to win the NFC North; a...
December 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Report: Lions Likely Firing Jim Schwartz At End of Season

Detroit Lions head coach Jim Schwartz was widely believed to be on the hot seat entering Week 16.  After Sunday’s 23-20 overtime loss to the New York Giants—which eliminated the Lions’ playoff hopes—David Birkett of the Detroit Free Press says he “can’t see any way” that Schwartz keeps his job in the Motor City. I can’t see any way he survives. RT @MattSheehan333...
Via Gridiron Grit
December 23, 2013  |  Discuss

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