As I was walking to the bar to watch this game, I started to think to myself, "what would be worse, a blowout or a close loss?" That's pretty much what Bills/Pats games have become. Forget having a chance at winning. I remember last year after Buffalo beat them, I kind of felt that line of thinking would erase. Obviously, being 3-0 at the time was a big part of it. Alas, the season collapsed and so did that optimism against the Pats.
In a way, I've hated that victory. What did it do for us in the long term? Absolutely nothing. So, we broke the streak and now we've lost 22 out of 24 games against them. It was great for one day, but wouldn't you wish it happened during a playoff year or maybe a win would have catapulted the Bills into something more special?
So, because of the season collapsing and the Pats scoring a gazillion points against Buffalo recently, I decided to pick a blowout in terms of what I would rather witness.
Personally, I can ...