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Frigid temperatures for the outdoor World Junior Championships game won’t faze The Billievers. New Era Field’s house band has performed before every Bills home game the past two seasons, no matter the weather conditions. “I’ve played a million gigs in a million different weird places, but nothing like that before,” bass guitarist Brad Robbins said about playing at the …

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Dec. 29, 1996 – Bruce Smith no doubt was still disappointed a day after a playoff loss to Jacksonville. At least he received some news that must have brought a smile to his face. Smith was named the NFL’s defensive player of the year by the Associated Press. Smith’s total of 13.5 sacks, the most in the AFC, impressed the voters. Kevin Greene of Carolina finished second …

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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: 95. How many more playoff appearances do the Dolphins have over the Bills since the AFL-NFL merger in 1970? Scroll down ... A. Seven. The Dolphins have been in the playoffs 19 times (13 AFC East ti…

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Dec. 28, 1996 – The Super Bowls had stopped coming for the Bills by this time, and the nucleus of great players that made many great moments possible was starting to go its separate ways. A playoff game against the Jacksonville Jaguars turned out to be one of those moments when it became obvious that the “glory days” were about gone. The Bills had beaten the Chiefs in t…

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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: 94. In the Jan. 2, 1999, playoff game with the Miami Dolphins, a 24-17 loss, the Bills' Eric Moulds set a record for most receiving yards in a playoff game with 240. How many receptions did he have? Scroll d…

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In another endless series of appalling decisions and blatant favoritism, The Patriot Act was enacted in Gillette Stadium and thrust on the helpless and hapless Buffalo Bills and their faithful fans on Christmas Eve. The Patriot Act is tiresome. It defies logic. It is not right. It is irrefutable. It is bad for the country. And it is turning people away from the game.…

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The Bills will wear their white throwback uniforms for Sunday's game against Miami, the team announced on Twitter on Thursday. You can watch the video below. Miami is planning to wear its classic aqua jerseys so with a lot on the line, both teams are going more old school. https://twitter.com/buffalobills/status/946014306344112128

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Dec. 27, 1981 – National Football League playoff games are supposed to be dramatic. Buffalo’s first appearance in the 1981 postseason was all of that, and then some. The Bills reached the playoffs for the second straight year and earned a trip to frozen Shea Stadium to play the New York Jets. Buffalo couldn’t have asked for a better start. Charles Romes picked up a fumb…

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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: 93. The Bills have played in Miami five times in the regular season finale in their history. How many times have they won? Scroll down ... A. None. The Bills lost 45-7 in 1970, 31-14 in 1977, 16-6 …

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These two young Bills fans were decked out in their Bills helmets and jerseys when they headed out to the backyard on Christmas morning for another surprise. Yep, their parents had built a replica of the Bills field for them to play on in the backyard. Watch the adorable video: https://twitter.com/buffalobills/status/945707881046921221

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Dec. 26, 1964 – Professional sports championships haven’t exactly been common in Western New York. Therefore, it’s fun to remember the ones we’ve had. The Bills won their first American Football League championship with a 20-7 win over the San Diego Chargers. The 40,242 in War Memorial Stadium no doubt enjoyed almost every minute of it. It was a typical blue-collar p…

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Dec. 24, 1971 – The Bills had gone through another terrible season in 1971, finishing last in the overall standings. A sign of hope was needed that better times were coming. Santa Claus came through with a Christmas Eve gift that was more than welcome for the football fans in Western New York. The Bills announced that Lou Saban was coming back to coach the team. The …

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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: 92. In the Dec. 28, 2008, Patriots-Bills game at Ralph Wilson Stadium, a game where it was so windy ropes were needed to help keep the goalposts in place, how many completed passes did New England quarterback M…

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Members of the Bills and Sabres have been giving back to the community this holiday season. Earlier this week, the Eric Wood Fund through Stone's Buddies — a program to help families of chronically ill children — helped take 50 kids who have spent significant time in the hospital this year to dinner and on a shopping spree with $300 to spend at Walmart. Wood was join…

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Dec. 23, 1973 – It’s not easy to become the most valuable player in the NFL. The Bills have only had a player of theirs win the award twice, and this day marks the first time it happened. O.J. Simpson was clearly the dominant player in the league in 1973. You know all about his 2,003-yard season in only 14 games. That means Simpson averaged 143.1 yards per game. Simp…