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Nov. 10, 1968 – The Buffalo Bills had a 17-0 lead over the Miami Dolphins at halftime on this day. What could possibly go wrong? A lot, as it turned out. After all, it was 1968, a bleak year in team history. The Bills looked poised to pick up their second win of the season after playing a solid opening half. Bob Cappadona ran 33 yards for one score and caught a pas…

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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: 52. In the 31-13 win over the Patriots in Foxborough on Sept. 16, 1973, where O.J. Simpson ran for a then-record 250 yards, how many passes did the Bills complete? Scroll down ... A. Nine. Dennis S…

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Nov. 9, 1986 – Marv Levy needed no time at all to make a good impression on Bills’ fans. He won his first game. Then again, any win at that point in the team’s history was appreciated. Levy had just taken over from Hank Bullough, and on his first Sunday on the job his Bills defeated the Pittsburgh Steelers, 16-12, in Rich Stadium. Levy received a quick course in w…

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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: 51. In season-opening games, what is the Bills' largest margin of victory? Scroll down ... A. 34 points. The Bills beat the Kansas City Chiefs, 41-7, at Arrowhead Stadium on Sept. 11, 2011. The Bil…

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Nov. 8, 1986 – Newspapers often run a list of the day’s transactions in small print. Every so often, there’s a listing that seems minor but turns out to be major. That was the case for the Bills on this day. Steve Tasker turned into one of the great acquisitions in team history. Jack Kemp's acquisition might have been a better midseason addition, but this one paid…

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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: 50. History shows that when the Bills win their season-opening game the chances are better they make the postseason than when they lose the opener. How many times have the Bills made the playoffs when dropping …

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Nov. 7, 1965 – The Buffalo Bills and Boston Patriots had staged some memorable games in the previous two years, usually with meaning in the division race. Those days were over in 1965. The Bills set the tone in the season opener, clubbing the Patriots by a score of 24-7 in War Memorial Stadium. Boston had hopes of returning the favor back in its home of Fenway Park. T…

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Nov. 6, 1960 – It’s tough to win a football game when you have seven turnovers. It’s true now, and it was true in 1960. The Dallas Texans came to town for a game with the Bills at War Memorial Stadium, and they wasted no time at all in setting the tone. Quarterback Johnny Green of Buffalo tried a lateral to running back Wray Carlton, but it was intercepted by Dave…

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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: 49. The Bills and New Orleans Saints will play for just the 11th time in the regular season this Sunday. The Bills have hosted four of the previous 10 games. How many of those have they won? Scroll down ... …

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Nov. 5, 2000 – The Bills have had some good kickers over the years, but Steve Christie might be their best ever at the position. He did some of his best work in 2000, and one of the highlights came against the Patriots in Foxboro, Mass. Christie kicked a 48-yard field goal at the end of regulation time to tie the Bills’ game with the New England Patriots. Then in ov…

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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: 48. The NFL first went to a bye week for teams in the 1990 season. Who did the Bills play the week following the bye that season? Scroll down ... A. The New York Jets. The Bills had a bye in Week S…

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Nov. 4, 1984 – The game between the Buffalo Bills and the Cleveland Browns didn’t receive a great deal of pregame attention from the rest of the nation. After all, the Browns came into the game with a dreary 1-8 record. Marty Schottenheimer had been picked as Cleveland’s coach after Sam Rutigliano had gotten the team off to a 1-7 start. That still sounded pretty g…

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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: 47. The Bills lost 34-21 on the road to the New York Jets Thursday. What is the Bills' biggest margin of defeat in any of the Titans/Jets four homes (Polo Grounds, Shea Stadium, Giants Stadium, MetLife Stadium)…

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Nov. 3, 1986 – Coaching changes were nothing new in the 1980s for the Bills. After Chuck Knox left after the 1982 season, Kay Stephenson and Hank Bullough tried their luck at turning around the franchise. They didn’t have much success. The Bills tried again on this date, and this time they got it right with Marv Levy. Levy wasn’t an unknown, but he wasn’t a c…

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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: 45. What Bills receiver holds the team record for most yards and catches in a single season? Scroll down ... A. Eric Moulds. Moulds had 1,368 yards in the 1998 season and 100 catches in the 2002 se…