1/16KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Bills | Tyler Thipgen unlikely to re-sign: The Buffalo Bills are not expected to re-sign impending free-agent QB Tyler Thigpen because he was originally brought in because...[+] of his knowledge of former head coach Chan Gailey's offense.
9/29KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Bills | Tyler Thigpen expected to be holder: Buffalo Bills special teams coach Bruce DeHaven indicated QB Tyler Thigpen will be the holder for field goals and extra points....[+]
News -- August 2012
8/31KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Bills | Tyler Thigpen unlikely to make rosterBuffalo Bills QB Tyler Thigpen likely will not make the final roster because of the addition of QB Tarvaris Jackson....[+]Buffalo Bills QB Tyler Thigpen likely will not make the final roster because of the addition of QB Tarvaris Jackson.
8/18KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Bills | Vince Young emerging in No. 2 QB battle : Buffalo Bills QB Vince Young likely moved ahead in the race to be the team's No. 2 quarterback after a strong performance Friday,...[+] Aug. 17. Young was 8-of-14 passing for 123 yards. His counterpart, QB Tyler Thigpen, was 8-of-15 passing for 56 yards and an interception in the game.
8/17KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Bills | Vince Young to lead second-string in preseason outing: Buffalo Bills backup QB Vince Young will quarterback the team's second-string offense during their second preseason game. He was...[+] hindered somewhat in their last game by the team's third-string offensive line. Young is competing with Tyler Thigpen for the backup quarterback duties.
8/16KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Bills | Hoping to divide QB reps equally Friday : The Buffalo Bills are hoping QBs Ryan Fitzpatrick, Tyler Thigpen and Vince Young receive roughly 20 reps each in the team's preseason...[+] game Friday, Aug. 17. '(It) did not happen last week,' Gailey said of the playing time. 'Tyler got 19 and Vince got 30. We would like to stay at 20 and 20 if we can. With (Fitzpatrick) getting 20, you like to think a game is 60-something plays. Tyler may end up with a few more this week.'
8/10KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Bills | Tyler Thigpen second quarterback in preseason game: Buffalo Bills QB Tyler Thigpen was the second quarterback in the preseason game Thursday, Aug. 9. QB Vince Young entered the game...[+] after Thigpen was done.
8/1KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Bills | Tyler Thigpen, Vince Young struggling: Buffalo Bills head coach Chan Gailey said QBs Tyler Thigpen and Vince Young have been inconsistent during practice and neither...[+] has taken the lead for the No. 2 quarterback job. 'They both have not done anything to distance themselves from the other,' Gailey said. 'Both - some things are good one day and some things are bad one day. We just have to keep letting them play. They've got to get a feel of the speed of the game with pads, feeling the pass rush around them, doing the little things they do best.' Young has had trouble getting comfortable with the offense and Thigpen has not shown the accuracy the team wants from his passing.
8/1KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Bills | Neither backup QB distancing themselves: Buffalo Bills head coach Chan Gailey said Tuesday, July 31, that neither QB Vince Young, nor QB Tyler Thigpen, is distancing himself...[+] in the race for the No. 2 quarterback job behind starter QB Ryan Fitzpatrick. 'Neither one of them has done anything; they both (have done) some things good one day and some things that are bad one day,' Gailey said. 'We just have to keep letting them play.'
News -- July 2012
7/21KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Bills | No. 2 QB still undecided : Buffalo Bills head coach Chan Gailey remained coy regarding the battle for the team's No. 2 quarterback job, only saying QBs Tyler...[+] Thigpen and Vince Young will battle it out during training camp and the preseason. 'I think it's going to be a good competition,' Gailey said. 'Tyler has the advantage of being here and being in the system. Vince has the advantage of playing in games and the experience. Vince has more experience than Tyler. Tyler has more experience in this offense than Vince. So there's a trade-off there. It depends on who ends up doing the best job during the course of the entire preseason.'
News -- June 2012
6/24KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Bills | Tyler Thigpen, Vince Young rotate in No. 2 QB spot: Buffalo Bills QBs Tyler Thigpen and Vince Young rotated in and out with the second unit during organized team activities (OTAs)...[+] and minicamp. The two are expected to continue their battle into training camp, with the loser likely being cut. Head coach Chan Gailey has previously stated WR Brad Smith will be used as the No. 3 quarterback, mainly for his work in the Wildcat package.
6/22KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Bills | Tyler Thigpen worked as No. 2 QB at practiceBuffalo Bills QB Tyler Thigpen worked with the second-team offense during practice Thursday, June 21....[+]Buffalo Bills QB Tyler Thigpen worked with the second-team offense during practice Thursday, June 21.
6/22KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Bills | Vince Young having problems picking up offense: Buffalo Bills head coach Chan Gailey said QB Vince Young is having trouble picking up the nuances of the offense because Gailey...[+] has added things to the playbook each of the last two seasons. 'It would not have been as hard two years ago, but we are in so much more of an advanced stage now than we were two years ago. He is trying to learn what the base concepts are and how we have advanced to where we are today without the benefit of going through the baby steps,' Gailey said. Gainey indicated QB Tyler Thigpen may have an advantage over Young because of he has been in the offense longer.
6/21KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Bills | Ryan Fitzpatrick secure as No. 1 QB : Buffalo Bills QB Ryan Fitzpatrick's job as the team's starting quarterback appears safe as QBs Vince Young and Tyler Thigpen have...[+] struggled in offseason practices. Young is considered the favorite for the backup role, although he and Thigpen have had timing issues in the passing game.
6/21KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Bills | Vince Young favorite in No. 2 QB battle?: Buffalo Bills QB Vince Young looks like the clear-cut favorite early on in the battle to serve as the team's primary backup to...[+] starter QB Ryan Fitzpatrick. Young is battling QB Tyler Thigpen for the job.
6/20KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Bills | Tyler Thigpen works ahead of Vince Young: Buffalo Bills QB Tyler Thigpen worked as the No. 2 quarterback in practice Tuesday, June 19, at minicamp, while QB Vince Young...[+] worked as the No. 3. Earlier reports have head coach Chan Gailey leaning toward using WR Brad Smith as the third QB, with the loser of the Thigpen-Young battle failing to earn a roster spot.
6/16KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Bills | Tyler Thigpen, Vince Young battling for roster spot: Buffalo Bills head coach Chan Gailey indicated Friday, June 15, that the loser of the backup QB battle between Tyler Thigpen and...[+] Vince Young will likely not earn a roster spot as the third QB. WR Brad Smith is expected to be used as the emergency QB.
6/11KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Bills | Tyler Thigpen throwing during workout: Buffalo Bills QB Tyler Thigpen (abdomen) was able to throw short passes in the red zone during organized team activities Monday,...[+] June 11. He sat out two weeks of workouts because of an abdominal strain.
6/5KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Bills | Tyler Thigpen to miss a week: Buffalo Bills QB Tyler Thigpen (abdomen) will miss at least a week of practices due to an abdominal strain. He should be able...[+] to return next week.
6/3KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Bills | Tyler Thigpen dealing with injury: Buffalo Bills QB Tyler Thigpen (abdomen) said he has missed the last two days of organized team activities because of a small...[+] abdominal tear.
News -- May 2012
5/12KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Bills | Vince Young to compete for backup job: Buffalo Bills general manager Buddy Nix said Friday, May 11, that QB Vince Young will compete with QB Tyler Thigpen for the backup...[+] job, not to be the starter.
5/1KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Bills | To work out Vince Young: The Buffalo Bills will put free-agent QB Vince Young (Eagles) through a workout Wednesday, May 2, and the team is likely to sign...[+] him as a backup to QB Ryan Fitzpatrick. Young would compete with QB Tyler Thigpen.
News -- January 2012
1/30KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Bills | QB coach to work with quarterbacks on mechanics: Buffalo Bills quarterbacks coach David Lee said he will watch tape on QBs Ryan Fitzpatrick and Tyler Thigpen and WR Brad Smith...[+] and work with each to improve their throwing mechanics.
News -- March 2011
3/2KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Dolphins | Tyler Thigpen receives tender offer: The Miami Dolphins have tendered an offer to impending free-agent QB Tyler Thigpen, reports Omar Kelly, of the South Florida Sun-Sentinel....[+] The level of the tender is not known at this time.
News -- February 2011
2/10KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Dolphins | Tyler Thigpen wants chance for starting job if returns: Miami Dolphins impending free-agent QB Tyler Thigpen is willing to re-sign with team this offseason if he is allowed to compete...[+] for the starting quarterback job, reports Omar Kelly, of the South Florida Sun-Sentinel.
News -- January 2011
1/25KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Dolphins | Chad Pennington, Tyler Thigpen future uncertain with team: Miami Dolphins general manager Jeff Ireland said Tuesday, Jan. 25, that it is uncertain whether backup QBs Chad Pennington and...[+] Tyler Thigpen will return in 2011, reports Ben Volin, of the Palm Beach Post.