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03:47 PM ET 01.03 | The Buffalo Bills have scheduled an interview with Oregon head coach Chip Kelly on Friday, according to a report by Adam Schefter of ESPN on Thursday afternoon. Kelly will be coaching in the 2013 Fiesta Bowl on Thursday night and will then be eligible to begin discussions with teams about potential opportunities. Kelly has developed into a highly-sought after candidate for NFL openings and has been isolated as several teams' primary choice, notably the Cleveland Browns and Philadelphia Eagles. In addition to Kelly, the Bills have also interviewed former Arizona Cardinals head coach Ken Whisenhunt (engaging in a meeting with him on Tuesday). The organization also met with Cardinals' defensive coordinator Ray Horton.

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January 3, 2013  04:08 PM ET

Buffalo has got as much chance of getting Kelly as they do in winning half of their games next year.

January 3, 2013  04:10 PM ET

These interview threads have my head spinning.

January 3, 2013  06:29 PM ET
QUOTE(#1):

Buffalo has got as much chance of getting Kelly as they do in winning half of their games next year.

I think this is a perfect fit. Underperforming NFL franchise meet your soon-to-be underperforming college coach.

This has disaster written all over it. For that reason alone, it is going to happen.

January 3, 2013  06:29 PM ET
QUOTE(#2):

These interview threads have my head spinning.

So does this gin and seltzer I'm imbibing.

January 3, 2013  08:06 PM ET
QUOTE(#3):

I think this is a perfect fit. Underperforming NFL franchise meet your soon-to-be underperforming college coach. This has disaster written all over it. For that reason alone, it is going to happen.

Let's See last year a college coach won the Super Bowl and this year a college coach is a heavy favorite!

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January 4, 2013  11:40 AM ET
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Chip Kelly belongs in Buffalo. Since their ain't no wife to move he could be really happy in Buffalo.

And he'd get to visit Toronto to see professional football!

 
January 4, 2013  07:34 PM ET

Norv.. time is *running* out. Get the Bills on the phone..... now!

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