Originally written on Football Nation  |  Last updated 12/28/11
When the chips AREN'T down, when there's NO reason to fight on, and when it seems that the best option would be to lay your head down and take a nap for the last few games, here come the Buffalo Bills. It's a fact in Bills country, that no matter who the opponent or where the game is played, as long as there's nothing on the line and winning would fly in the face of all reason then you can be assured that Buffalo will post one in the W column. Week 16's thrashing of Denver 40-14 just underscores how frustrating it can be to root for the team from Western New York. Assured of their failure for yet another year, sporting a losing record for the seventh year in a row, halfway to Tampa's NFL benchmark for futility (14 losing seasons between 1983-1996). Sure, Buffalo may not be near the Buccaneer's level of joke yet, but at least that franchise won a Super Bowl, while the Bills still hold the record for most consecutive Super Bowl losses (4). After the false hope of the season's start, w...
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