A couple thousand hours of work and study are dedicated each week to the upcoming game.
About $170 million is spent on player salaries every year and many, many more millions paid to coaches, scouts, support staff and executives. Tax dollars build the stadiums and keep them upright.
The biggest investment, however, might come from the fans.
Players and coaches com…
PATS-BILLS MATCHUP WINNERS
Rob Gronkowski vs. Leslie Frazier
The Bills "held" the All-Pro tight end to five catches for 67 yards and one touchdown. Considering Gronkowski was averaging 85 yards a game this season, it wasn't bad defense. Yet Gronkowski showed his greatness on his 17-yard TD catch, twisting his body to make a one-handed catch. The Bills did a lot of br…
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — The loss of Mike Gillislee hasn't hurt the Buffalo Bills nearly as much as fans expected.
Yes, he likely would have offered an upgrade over Mike Tolbert when giving LeSean McCoy breathers throughout the season.
But much of the fear emanated from the thought of Gillislee joining the New England Patriots and helping the Evil Empire continue to thriv…