Arizona kicker Jay Feely made a tying 61-yard field goal and, just as improbably, missed a 38-yarder that would have given the cardiac Cardinals another pull-it-from-the-ashes victory.
Had the Cardinals not had so many mistakes before that emotionally-draining sequence, it would never have come down to those two kicks.
Arizona lost a chance to win in regulation when Feely's 38-yard attempt was tipped, then the game when Buffalo's Rian Lindell made a 25-yarder in overtime that gave the Bills a 19-16 win over the Cardinals on Sunday.
The final dramatic swings came from the legs of the two kickers. The loss, from the Cardinals' perspective, came from all those dropped passes, missed assignments and mental mistakes leading up to another climactic finish at University of Phoenix Stadium.
''We have to make some plays earlier in the game so we're not living on the edge,'' Cardinals coach Ken Whisenhunt said. ''We have been good about being able t...