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The Buffalo Bills home game against the St. Louis Rams on Sunday has sold out after a local restaurateur committed to purchasing the remaining tickets.
The Bills announced on Wednesday that Russell Salvatore, of Russell's Steaks, Chops and More, had stepped in to prevent the game from being blacked out on local television. The Bills had said last week that there were more than 10,000 tickets unsold.
Salvatore called this his holiday gift to Bills fans.
The Bills (5-7) and Rams (5-6-1) remain on the fringes of the playoff hunt.
Buffalo's home game against Jacksonville last Sunday did not sell out. And there are thousands of tickets unsold for Buffalo's season finale against the New York Jets on Dec. 30.
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The Buffalo Bills will be sporting some '60s attire for Sunday's matchup against the Rams, and it looks like local fans who aren't at the game will actually get to see it. After fear that the contest would not be broadcast due to lack of ticket sales, local business owner Russell J. Salvatore bought the remaining tickets to avoid a second straight local blackout. Itâ...
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The Buffalo Bills home game against the St. Louis Rams on Sunday has sold out after a local restaurateur committed to purchasing the remaining tickets. Russell Salvatore, of Russellâs Steaks, Chops and More [...]
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