Buffalo Bills (6-9) Close Out Regular Season Versus New England Patriots (11-4)

Automated InsightsDecember 29, 2013

The regular season ends for the Buffalo Bills when they head to Gillette Stadium to take on the New England Patriots in a showdown of AFC East foes. Kickoff is set for 4:25 PM ET and the game can be seen on CBS. Buffalo has a 6-9 overall record and 3-2 division record. New England has the upper hand as a nine point favorite and has an 11-4 overall record, 3-2 division record, and 7-0 home record.

In week one, the Bills suffered a narrow loss to the Patriots, 23-21. E.J. Manuel completed 18 passes on 27 attempts for 150 yards, two touchdowns and no picks.

Last week the Bills defeated the Dolphins, 19-0. Kyle Williams racked up five tackles and two sacks. Nickell Robey also had a nice game, with four tackles and two sacks. The Patriots come into the game fresh off a 41-7 blowout victory over the Ravens. Logan Ryan registered one tackle and two interceptions. Another solid outing came from LeGarrette Blount, who rushed for 76 yards on 16 attempts and two scores.

Buffalo figures to see a step-up in its running game with the Patriots' run defense ranked 29th in the league, giving up an average of 131.7 yards per contest.


Bills Passing Leaders
Grade Name Comp Att Yds TDs Int
C 75.2 E. Manuel 180 306 1,972 11 9
C- 70.9 T. Lewis 77 128 845 3 3
D- 60.9 J. Tuel 26 59 309 1 3


Patriots Passing Leaders
Grade Name Comp Att Yds TDs Int
B+ 88.3 T. Brady 366 604 4,221 24 10


Bills Rushing Leaders
Grade Name P Att Yds YdsA TDs
B 86.1 F. Jackson RB 193 836 4.3 8
C+ 79.4 C. Spiller RB 182 822 4.5 2
C 75.2 E. Manuel QB 53 186 3.5 2


Patriots Rushing Leaders
Grade Name P Att Yds YdsA TDs
B- 80.8 S. Ridley RB 166 699 4.2 7
C 75.8 L. Blount RB 129 583 4.5 5
C 76.6 B. Bolden RB 55 271 4.9 3


Bills Receiving Leaders
Grade Name P Rec Yds YdsA TDs
B- 80.5 S. Chandler TE 50 600 12.0 2
B- 82.0 S. Johnson WR 52 597 11.5 3
C+ 79.9 R. Woods WR 39 560 14.4 3


Patriots Receiving Leaders
Grade Name P Rec Yds YdsA TDs
A 92.3 J. Edelman WR 96 991 10.3 6
B 85.4 D. Amendola WR 53 624 11.8 2
A+ 100+ R. Gronkowski TE 39 592 15.2 4