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Pats vs. Bills: Quick Hits

This week, the Patriots and Bills will meet for the 91st time since the series between the AFC East rivals began in 1960. The Patriots lead the series 49-40, with one tie.


  • The Patriots have recorded 49 wins against the Bills, their most against any opponent.
  • Bill Belichick holds a 8-3 career record against Buffalo, including a 8-2 record as head coach of the Patriots.
  • The Patriots and Bills have played in 19 games decided by three points or fewer since 1972.
  • The Patriots are 15-6 against the Bills in their last 21 meetings.
  • Since 1993, the two teams have played five overtime games, good for a total of 51:49 of extra time, almost equaling an entire game.


2005 Regular SeasonNew EnglandBuffalo
Divisional Standing1st2nd
Total Yards Gained2,2671,666
Total Offense (Rank)377.8 (3)238.0 (30)
Rush Offense82.3 (27)124.6 (12)
Pass Offense295.5 (2)113.4 (31)
Points Per Game23.016.0
Total Yards Allowed2,1202,188
Total Defense353.3 (25)312.6 (16)
Rush Defense125.3 (24)159.0 (31)
Pass Defense228.0 (24)153.6 (3)
Points Allowed/Game27.319.7
Possession Avg.29:5230:41
Sacks Allowed/Yards Lost7/6318/166
Sacks Made/Yards11/7516/118
Interceptions By19
Penalties Against/Yards52/45055/418
Takeaway/Giveaway Ratio-68

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