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FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — For seventeen unremitting years, the New England Patriots have thumped the Buffalo Bills' skulls. Since 2001, no AFC East team has finished with a better record. Teams only occasionally have won the division on tiebreakers, but that's as good as life has been within the division since Tom Brady became Bill Belichick's starting quarterback. Here th…

Bills

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- Quick highlights from the Buffalo Bills' victory over the New England Patriots in Gillette Stadium ... What it means: The Bills finished the year 9-7, their second winning record this century and first in a decade. They also won in Gillette Stadium for the first time. They were 0-12 here. Player of the game: Bills quarterback Kyle Orton was 16 of 23 …

Twice last year, the Buffalo Bills were in position to select any quarterback they wanted. The first time, with every quarterback on the board, they traded back eight slots. The second time, they declared EJ Manuel was the best of the bunch by drafting him 16th overall. Manuel was the only quarterback drafted in the first round, indicative of how thin last year's class w…