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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: 61. Entering Sunday's game, what is the most points the Bills have scored on the road against the Chargers? Scroll down ... A. 40. You have to go back to 1962, when the Bills beat the Chargers, 40-…

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Nov. 19, 2006 – Peerless Price had something of an encore with the Bills when he returned to the team in 2006. This game provided one of the highlights of that season. The veteran had joined the team before 2006 after leaving Buffalo for Atlanta and Dallas. His best year as a pro was 2002, when he caught 94 passes for the Bills – just before he left. The Bills had qu…

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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: 60. Who scored the only offensive touchdown for the Bills in the 1965 AFL Championship Game on Dec. 26, 1965, which the Bills won, 23-0, against the San Diego Chargers in San Diego? Scroll down ... A.…

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Bills vs. Chargers: 34 games all-time. Bills record: 10-22-2 (.324). Playoffs: 2-1. The Bills won the AFL Championship 20-7 against the Chargers at home at War Memorial Stadium, on Dec. 26, 1964. Then, exactly one year later, they again won the title 23-0, despite being 6.5-point underdogs, against the Chargers on the road at Balboa Stadium in San Diego. And most rec…

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Nov. 18, 1984 – Bright spots for the Buffalo Bills were few and far between during the 1984 season. By this time, all hope of the year had gone away. An 0-11 start will do that. Still, the Dallas Cowboys were in town, and a big crowd was on hand to see the perennial NFL powerhouse play in Rich Stadium. Those who turned up were stunned by what they saw. Greg Bell set …

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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: 59. Bills Linebacker Mike Stratton, who put the iconic punishing hit on Keith Lincoln that knocked the Chargers running back out of the 1964 AFL Championship Game, played 11 seasons with the Bills (1962-72). Wi…

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Nov. 17, 2009 –Bills’ owner Ralph Wilson had something of an expensive meal on this date. He “ate” his head coach’s contract. Dick Jauron had been hired before the 2006 season to serve as the team’s coach. He led the Bills through a pair of 7-9 seasons, and then the team got off to a 5-1 start in 2008. That led the Bills to give Jauron a contract extension. However, …

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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: 58. Who scored the final touchdown for the Bills in their 20-7 AFL Championship game victory at War Memorial Stadium over the San Diego Chargers on Dec. 26, 1964? Scroll down ... A. Jack Kemp. His …

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Last month, we took a look at some interesting Bills’ numbers from the early 1970s – one for each season – continuing what we began back in September that started with a piece on fun facts and oddities in the early 1960s and then the late 1960s. With little positive to draw on after the Saints’ 47-10 thrashing of the Bills, let’s pick up where we left off and look at so…

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Nov. 16, 1969 – This looked like it was going to be just another meaningless game between two relatively bad teams finishing out the season. The Bills were 2-7 entering the game, while the Dolphins were 2-6-1. History had other plans to make this game a historical footnote, even though it took a decade to understand its significance. The Bills scored a touchdown in ever…

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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: 57. Who was the lead play-by-play television announcer for the Bills' AFL Championship games in 1964 and 1965 against the San Diego Chargers? Scroll down ... A. Curt Gowdy. The legendary AFL/NFL/ML…

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Nov. 15, 1976 – Backers of the Bills no doubt crowded around their television sets on this Monday night, even though they weren’t too hopeful of a good outcome. The Bills took a 2-7 record into the game, while their opponent – the mighty Dallas Cowboys – were sailing along with an 8-1 ledger. And the game was in Texas Stadium. They got what they expected, although it wa…

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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: 56. The Bills have met the Chargers three times in the postseason, twice in the AFL Championship Game in 1964 and 1965 (the Bills won both) and once in a 1980 divisional playoff game in San Diego, which the Cha…

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Nov. 14, 1965 - The Bills cut it mighty close on this day. Buffalo was playing the Raiders in Oakland, the second game of four straight on the road. The Bills gave up an early 41-yard scoring run to Clem Daniels, one of the AFL's best runners, but they tied the game in the second quarter on a 1-yard run by Billy Joe. Early in the fourth quarter, Daniels scored again.…

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Nov. 13, 1983 – Shea Stadium in New York was designed to be a multipurpose facility, good for more than one sport. In practice, it worked much better for baseball than it did for football. The Mets used the field until late September, and the ground was often grassless and cold when the Jets played games on it. That doesn’t account for the winds, which not even Joe Namath …