The Indianapolis Colts marched down the field, chunk by chunk, during a nine-minute, 53-second drive that spanned most of the fourth quarter, needing a touchdown to tie.
They picked up fourth and 4 from the 50 with 5:44 to go. Running back Frank Gore, 34 years young, set a new career high in rushes, breaking a mark set in 2006. With 1:20 to go, Jacoby Brissett hit tight end Jack Doyle in the corner of the end zone to cap a 19-play drive, but the drama was just getting started.
The Colts went for the two-point conversion to win the game and connected, but an offensive pass interference penalty on former Buffalo Bill Kamar Aiken moved the ball back and forced a 43-yard extra point, which Adam Vinatieri squeaked through.
The Bills took over with 1:08 left, but Joe Webb promptly threw an interception. Vinatieri missed a winning 43-yarder that sent the game to overtime.
Coach Sean McDermott channeled his inner Rex Ryan and punted on fourth and 1 from the Colts' 41 on the Bills first possession of OT. But the Bills D held and LeSean McCoy won the game on a 21-yard touchdown run with 1:33 left before the game would've ended in a tie and effectively ended the Bills' playoff hopes.
— Nick Veronica (@NickVeronica) December 10, 2017
Benjamin tweaks knee: Receiver Kelvin Benjamin, who was playing in his first game since tearing the meniscus in his right knee on Nov. 19, appeared to aggravate the knee after a play in the fourth quarter.