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The Bills were lit up by the Patriots 49-21 in Week 17.
Quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick completed 29 of 46 passes for 307 yards, with two touchdowns against a laughable four interceptions. C.J. Spiller pounded out 60 rushing yards on 13 totes, to go along with four catches for 40 receiving yards and a touchdown. Star receiver Steve Johnson also caught four passes for 40 yards and a touchdown, but got himself a trip to the bench after an excessive celebration on the score.
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It took until a day after the season ended, but Bills QB Ryan Fitzpatrick is a clean shaven man. Here’s the proof.
Fitz had been growing a beard since the last preseason game in August and was looking a lot like Grizzly Adams. No word on whether the beard will be grown again for 2012.
By Mike McDermottRyan Fitzpatrick's first-quarter touchdown pass to Stevie Johnson was momentous in that it took Johnson over the 1,000-yard mark for the season, but it also gave the Patriots a slice of history that they wanted no part of.
With the play, the Patriots have now surrendered 4,753 passing yards this season, which breaks the all-time record of 4,541 set by the 1995...
---Bills running back C.J. Spiller and New Orleans Drew Brees were named the FedEx Air & Ground NFL Players of the Week for games played on Dec. 22-26.
Spiller totaled 111 yards and a touchdown on 16 carries in the Bills’ 40-14 win over Denver while Brees completed 23 of 39 passes for 307 yards, four touchdowns and two interceptions in a 45-16 win over the Atlanta Falcons...
The Bills concluded a 6-10 season with an ugly 49-21 loss to the New England Patriots on Sunday. Hear from coach Chan Gailey and quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick below:
Coach Chan Gailey
Maybe the Buffalo Bills will learn how to play 60 minutes in 2012…
If you just caught the first half of their game against New England, or even the first quarter, you’d have thought that Buffalo was a playoff bound team on par with the vaunted Patriots. They were crisp and dominant in the first; Fitzpatrick was on target, CJ Spiller continued showing the promise Bills fans...
Although the New England Patriots started off extremely slow, they finished strong and managed to clinch the No. 1 seed in the playoffs - which guarantees homefield advantage.
The first quarter was an absolute disaster. Ryan Fitzpatrick threw in two touchdowns and Tashard Choice ran in another one as the Buffalo Bills went up 21-0 in the first quarter.
Just like in the first quarter...
By Mike McDermott-Safety Patrick Chung, who has not played since Nov. 6 against the New York Giants, is back in action for the Patriots, and he's made his presence felt on a pair of key plays. On Buffalo's first drive, he stopped wide receiver Stevie Johnson a yard short of a first down with a bone-jarring hit, setting up a fourth-down play that Buffalo would convert using...