When the 2019 NFL regular season schedule was released, this game at Gillette Stadium was labeled as a TBD in regards to if it would be played on a Saturday or Sunday.
The league announced Tuesday the Patriots will host the Bills on Saturday, Dec. 21 at 4:30 p.m. ET. The game will be broadcast on NFL Network as part of a triple-header.
This will be the second meeting of the season between these AFC East rivals. The Patriots left Buffalo with a slim 16-10 victory over the Bills in Week 4.
Both teams could have a lot to play for in this Week 16 matchup. The Patriots are in a tight race for the No. 1 seed in the AFC playoff race, while the Bills are currently one of the two wild card teams with a 6-3 record.
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NFL announces date, time, TV channel for Patriots vs. Bills Week 16 game originally appeared on NBC Sports Boston