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Oct. 28, 2001 – There were all sorts of angles when the Bills played the Chargers on this day, and most of them centered on the quarterbacks. Buffalo had decided to keep Rob Johnson instead of Doug Flutie after the 2000 season. Now Flutie was back in Buffalo to face his old teammates in a San Diego Chargers' uniform. The game turned out to be a classic. The Bills scored…

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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: 40. What is the record for consecutive completions by a Bills quarterback, and who holds it? Scroll down ... A. 16, by Trent Edwards. He hit his receivers on 16 straight passes covering a two-game …

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Oct. 27, 2013 – Drew Brees may have been a little overshadowed in his brilliant career by such quarterbacks as Tom Brady and Peyton Manning. Yet, is there any doubt that the signal-caller will have his name enshrined in Canton some day? The Bills got a look at the future Hall of Famer on this day, and no doubt came away impressed. He threw five touchdown passes as his N…

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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: 39. Bruce Smith is first all-time in career sacks in the NFL with 200, and he is far and away the Bills leader in that category with 171. Who is second on the all-time Bills sack list? Scroll down ... …

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Oct. 26, 1963 – On a relatively warm Saturday in War Memorial Stadium, Charley Ferguson provided the finish to a game to remember. The Bills were hosting the Boston Patriots, who were becoming the Bills' biggest divisional rival. Buffalo had gotten three 1-yard TD runs by, of all people, Jack Kemp. Boston had three touchdowns as well, two on passes by veteran QB Babe Pa…

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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: 38. This Sunday will be the Oakland/Los Angeles/Oakland Raiders' first visit to Orchard Park since the stadium's name changed to New Era Field. How many times have the Bills and Raiders played in OP? Scroll…

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Oct. 25, 1981 – No one knew it at the time, but the game between the Denver Broncos and Buffalo Bills this season had a huge impact on the playoff picture in the AFC that season. This was a tough defensive struggle between two good teams. Steve Watson got the Broncos off to a good start when he caught a 36-yard touchdown pass in the second quarter. But that was all 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: 37. How many times have the Bills fired a head coach during the regular season? Scroll down ... A. Five. Joe Collier (1968, two games into season); Kay Stephenson (1985, four games into season); Ha…

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Oct. 24, 1964 – Sometimes it's good to be a backup quarterback, particularly when you have days like this one. The Bills were hosting the New York Jets in War Memorial Stadium, and on a 40-degree day, the Buffalo offense was quite chilled. The Jets had a 24-10 lead over the Bills in the third quarter, and it appeared the Bills' unbeaten start to the season at that point…

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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: 36. Thurman Thomas and O.J. Simpson have the most 100-yard rushing games for the Bills in team history. How many do they have combined? Scroll down ... A. 87. Thomas had 46, Simpson had 41. Cl…

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Oct. 23, 1960 – The Bills still hadn't won a home game at this point in their first season, losing their first three starts at War Memorial Stadium. They changed that in a big way on this date. Wray Carlton scored three touchdowns (all on pass receptions) in the first half alone as Buffalo jumped out to a 28-7 halftime lead, and coasted to a 38-9 win over the Oakland Ra…

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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: 35. Overtime began in the NFL in 1974 but the Bills did not play their first OT game until 1979. Who was it against? Scroll down ... A. The Bills beat the New England Patriots in Foxborough on Nov. 25…

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Oct. 22, 1961 – Bills’ owner Ralph Wilson must have known that the ups and downs of owning a professional football team would be many when he bought a franchise in the American Football League. This was one of the first big lows. More to the point, it was one of the bad halves. The Bills traveled to Boston to play the Patriots. The game was delayed for a couple of days …

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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: 34. Who led the Bills in rushing in 1999, the team's most recent playoff season? Scroll down ... A. Jonathan Linton. Linton had 605 yards and five touchdowns. It was his second of three seasons…

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Oct. 21, 2012 – The Bills had gotten off to a respectable start for the 2012 season. They had split their first six games and were coming off an exciting overtime win at Arizona. Having returned home for their seventh game, hopes were high about the future. However, the Tennessee Titans had other ideas. The Titans beat the Bills, 35-34, in an entertaining contest at …