"Joining the Bills' training staff this year is Bud Tice, who fills the vacancy created when Bob Reese departed to become head trainer of the New York Jets. Tice, 31, worked for the past two seasons as football trainer at West Virginia University in Morgantown, WV.
A native of Hart, Michigan, Tice is a 1968 graduate of Indiana State University. He began his training career as an undergraduate there and, after a two-year interruption for military service in Vietnam, won his Master's degree from Eastern Michigan in 1970. Tice was head trainer at Northwest Missouri State University just prior just prior to accepting his position at West Virginia."
-Buffalo Bills 1977 Press-Radio-TV Yearbook