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Oct. 18, 1998 – Moments after its conclusion, Ralph Wilson called the Bills’ game played on this date one of the three or four most exciting games in this team’s history. It was the best moment in the short but memorable stay of Doug Flutie with the Bills. His 1-yard touchdown run gave the Bills a heart-pounding 17-16 win over the Jacksonville Jaguars, who had come into…

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Check back each evening for a new trivia question about Buffalo's favorite football team. Think you can match wits with our staff? Here's today's question: 30. The Bills have had three seasons where they won six road games, the team record. In what years did it happen? Scroll down ... A. 1964, 1991, 1993. The 1964 team won the AFL Championship while t…

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During the week before the Buffalo Bills home opener against the New York Jets, Dick DeGroat couldn’t help but feel the familiar buzz that goes hand-in-hand with the start of a new NFL season. He was giddy with anticipation and planned to invite his kids and their children over for a barbecue to watch the game. That’s when DeGroat, a resident of Rochester, says he was hit …

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They say absence makes the heart grow fonder, and for Bills fans who haven't had a home game in nearly a month, that's reflected in ticket prices for upcoming games. The Bills are 3-2 after the bye week and in the thick of the way-too-early playoff hunt. As such, there aren't a ton of value buys on the resale market for Sunday's game against the Buccaneers. Between tick…

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Oct. 17, 1959 – In the late 1950s, a Dallas man by the name of Lamar Hunt asked NFL Commissioner Bert Bell about his chances of acquiring an expansion team for his city. He was told that the NFL had to settle the financial problems of the Chicago Cardinals, and then planned to put an expansion team in Buffalo. Hunt became tired of waiting, and started making phone calls…

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Check back each evening for a new trivia question about Buffalo's favorite football team. Think you can match wits with our staff? Here's today's question: 29. Van Miller is the most well known "Voice of the Bills" in their history. But from 1972-78, the broadcast rights went to WKBW AM 1520 and during those years a different announcer called the games. Who was it…

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Oct. 16, 1977 – For those of you with enough free time to make up a list of the dullest games in Buffalo Bills' history, here's a great candidate. It was a rainy day at Rich Stadium, as the Bills defeated the Atlanta Falcons, 3-0. Only 27,348 turned out, and the ones that stayed home might have had the right idea at least in terms of entertainment value. The one scor…

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Check back each evening for a new trivia question about Buffalo's favorite football team. Think you can match wits with our staff? Here's today's question: 28. What is the most points the Bills have scored in a single game? Scroll down ... A. 58. The Bills beat the Miami Dolphins, 58-24, on Sept. 18, 1966. It was the Dolphins' first season in the AFL.…

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Oct. 15, 1976 – Who says history doesn't repeat itself? For the second time, Lou Saban resigned as coach of the Buffalo Bills on this day. Saban had left Buffalo after the 1965 season to take a job with the University of Maryland after leading the Bills to a pair of AFL championships. He came back for the 1972 season and helped put the Bills back in the playoffs in 1974…

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Check back each evening for a new trivia question about Buffalo's favorite football team. Think you can match wits with our staff? Here's today's question: 27. Who was the last Bills player to block a field goal? Scroll down ... A. Mario Williams. He did it in a game against the Green Bay Packers on Dec. 14, 2014 at Ralph Wilson Stadium. The Bills won…

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Separated by eight blocks on the north side of Chicago, two bars that cater to distinctly different crowds – Delilah’s and Lincoln Station – are connected by dedicated Bills fans. “We’re primarily a rock and roll bar, a combination of the original Pink Flamingo and The Continental,” said Delilah’s owner Mike Miller, a Kenmore West High School and University at Buffalo g…

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Oct. 14, 1979 – It hurts to even bring this one up, at least to some old-timers. The Dolphins had beaten the Bills in their two meetings in 1970, and they kept doing it throughout the decade. Year in, year out – Buffalo would find new ways to lose to Miami. The streak had reached 19 straight when the two teams met in the Orange Bowl on this day. Did you expect anythi…

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When Buffalo Bills linebacker Lorenzo Alexander tweeted that he was looking for suggestions for a solo dinner, he got dozens of ideas from enthusiastic Bills fans. Alexander must have known that by tagging the #BillsMafia, he would be inundated with suggestions — some serious and some not so serious. https://twitter.com/onemangang97/status/918959903229784064 Some …

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Check back each evening for a new trivia question about Buffalo's favorite football team. Think you can match wits with our staff? Here's today's question: 26. The Bills are one of two original AFL teams to keep the exact same name (city and nickname) through their entire AFL/NFL history. What is the other team that can say that? Scroll down ... A. The D…

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Oct. 13, 2013 – The Buffalo Bills went through quite a few quarterbacks in certain years of their history, including the 2013 season. EJ Manuel was one of them, but injuries kept him out of the lineup at times. That gave an opportunity to a little-known backup by the name of Thad Lewis. And he almost took full advantage of it. Lewis took the field as the starter when…