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BY THE NUMBERS

BUFFALO .... 14 0 3 14--31
ARIZONA .... 0 14 0 7--21
FIRST QUARTER

Touchdown pass, 15 yards, from Flutie to Moulds at 3:24 (Christie kick). Drive of 67 yards in six plays and one defensive penalty after Williams kickoff return of 20 yards to Bills' 33. Key gains: Flutie passes of 24 yards to Riemersma to Cards' 37; and 19 yards to Reed to Cards' 18. BILLS LEAD, 7-0.

Touchdown run, 6 yards, by Linton at 13:57 (Christie kick). Drive of 80 yards in 12 plays after Player punt into end zone. Key gains: Flutie passes of 21 yards to Price to Cards' 35; 15 yards to Reed to Cards' 20; 11 yards to Moulds to Cards' 6. BILLS LEAD, 14-0.
SECOND QUARTER
Touchdown run, 1 yard, by Bates at 5:29 (Jacke kick). Drive of 80 yards in 13 plays and one defensive penalty after Bates kickoff return of 13 yards to Cards' 20. Key gains: Plummer pass of 12 yards to Moore to Bills' 42; pass interference penalty of 22 yards on Irvin to Bills' 1. BILLS LEAD, 14-7.

Touchdown run, 2 yards, by Bates at 13:45 (Jacke kick). Drive of 46 yards in six plays and one defensive penalty after Mohr punt of 39 yards and Cody return of 26 yards to Bills' 46. Key gains: Plummer pass of 11 yards to Sanders to Bills' 19; 16-yard pass interference penalty on Winfield to Bills' 3. TIE GAME, 14-14.
THIRD QUARTER
Field goal, 33 yards, by Christie at 10:53. Drive of 60 yards in 15 plays and one defensive penalty after 43-yard Player punt and Williams return of 1 yard to Bills' 25. Key gains: Linton run of 14 yards to Cardinals' 36, 7 yards to Cardinals' 18. BILLS LEAD, 17-14.
FOURTH QUARTER
Touchdown pass, 4 yards, from Flutie to Riemersma at 11:59 (Christie kick). Drive of 78 yards in 13 plays after 45-yard Player punt and Williams fair catch. Key gains: Flutie passes of 15 yards to Riemersma to Cards' 48; 26 yards to Moulds to Cards' 4. BILLS LEAD, 24-14.

Touchdown pass, 26 yards, from Plummer to Moore at 13:11 (Jacke kick). Drive of 65 yards in six plays after 25-yard Bates return to Cards' 35. Key gain: Plummer pass of 26 yards to Sanders to Bills' 26. BILLS LEAD, 24-21.

Kickoff return for touchdown, 37 yards, by Jones at 13:16 (Christie kick). BILLS LEAD, 31-21.

Missed field goals: none.

Attendance: 64,337.

  INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS

BUFFALO

Rushing Att Yds Avg Lng

Linton 21 81 3.9 14

Thomas 13 53 4.1 10

Flutie 7 25 3.6 10

Passing Att Com Yds TD Int

Flutie 32 21 239 2 2

Pass Receiving No Yds Lng TD

Moulds 6 73 26 1

Riemersma 5 62 24 1

Reed 3 42 19 0

Price 3 34 21 0

K. Williams 2 19 13 0

Gash 1 7 7 0

Thomas 1 2 2 0

Punting No Yds Avg Lng

Mohr 3 112 37.3 39

Punt Returns No Yds Lng

K. Williams 2 6 6

Kickoff Returns No Yds Lng

Williams 3 52 20

Jones 1 37 37

Defensive Stats Tkls Asst Sack

Cowart 4 4 0

Hansen 3 2 1

Holacek 2 3 0

T. Smith 4 0 0

Washington 3 0 0

Rogers 2 1 0

Schulz 2 1 0

Wiley 2 1 1

Winfield 2 0 0

Greer 1 0 0

Irvin 1 0 0

Northern 1 0 0

Porter 1 0 0

B. Smith 1 0 0

P. Williams 1 0 0

Jones 0 1 0

ARIZONA

Rushing Att Yds Avg Lng

Murrell 12 47 3.9 9

Bates 8 24 3.0 7

Plummer 1 -1 -1.0 -1

Passing Att Com Yds TD Int

Plummer 29 11 119 1 1

Pass Receiving No Yds Lng TD

Sanders 5 57 26 0

Moore 2 38 26 1

Hardy 2 6 5 0

Boston 1 13 13 0

Murrell 1 5 5 0

Punting No Yds Avg Lng

Player 6 254 42.3 49

Punt Returns No Yds Lng

Cody 2 45 26

Kickoff Returns No Yds Lng

Bates 6 129 34

Defensive Stats Tkls Asst Sack

McKinnon 8 7 0

Fredrickson 8 2 0

Knight 7 2 0

Burke 5 2 0

Lassiter 5 2 0

Drake 4 3 0

Swinger 2 5 0

Bennett 3 3 0

Maddox 5 0 0

Williams 4 0 0

Rice 2 1 1

Rhinehart 2 0 0

Chavous 1 0 0

Sapp 1 0 1

TEAM STATISTICS

Buf. Ari.

Total First Downs 25 14

By Rushing 13 5

By Passing 12 7

By Penalty 0 2

Third-Down Efficiency 12-17 4-10

Total Net Yards 376 178

Total Offensive Plays 75 52

Avg. Gain Per Play 5.0 3.4

Net Yards Rushing 159 70

Total Rushing Plays 41 21

Average Gain Per Play 3.9 3.3

Net Yards Passing 217 108

Was Sacked -- Yds. Lost 2-22 2-11

Gross Yards Passing 239 119

Passes-Completed-Int 32-21-2 29-11-1

Avg. Gain Per Pass Play 6.4 3.5

Punts-Avg. 3-37 6-42

Had Blocked 0 0

Total Return Yardage 18 74

Punt Returns-Yards 2-18 2-45

Kickoff Returns-Yards 4-89 6-129

Interceptions-Yards 1-0 2-29

Penalties-Yards 4-58 5-20

Fumbles-Lost 0-0 0-0

Touchdowns 4 3

By Rushing 1 2

By Passing 2 1

By Returns 1 0

Extra Points Made-Att 4-4 3-3

Field Goals Made-Att 1-1 0-0

Time of Possession 39:30 20:30

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