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Second quarter analysis: NFL takes touchdown away from Benjamin, Bills (video)

Kelvin Benjamin appeared to make an incredible touchdown reception with two seconds left before halftime. Then the NFL reviewed the play and took the touchdown away.

The Bills had to settle for a field goal, which tied the game at 13. As frustrating and confusing as league's decision was, it wouldn't have been necessary if Charles Clay hadn't dropped a touchdown on the play before.

Benjamin's catch was one of several highlight-reel plays in the quarter. Jordan Poyer started the fireworks by making a diving interception of a Tom Brady pass and returning it 19 yards for a touchdown. That gave the Bills a 10-3 lead shortly after they were stopped on a fourth and 2 from the Patriots' 7-yard line.

It was the 14th career pick-6 thrown by Brady and his first since the Super Bowl. The Bills own four of those plays, the most of any team, with Sam Adams, Aaron Schobel and Drayton Florence owning the others.

Rob Gronkowski responded with a brilliant, one-handed catch in the front corner of the end zone against Micah Hyde. It was the 75th career touchdown reception between Brady and Gronkowski, which ranks fifth all-time.

Cadet hurt: Backup RB Travaris Cadet, who has passed Mike Tolbert on the depth chart in recent weeks, suffered a bad-looking right knee ankle and was carted off the field.

INT streak: Poyer's pick gave Brady five consecutive games with an interception thrown, which is his longest streak since 2002.

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