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

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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


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