Starting in 1988, the Bills won five AFC Eastern titles in six years and became the only team ever to play in four straight Super Bowls. Josh Allen has been sensational. After four games, Josh Allen was on pace for the top statistical season in team history and on the short list for MVP. They're all hard to get and I'm just really proud of the guys the way they started with our process and our focus internally on Monday and that's really what led us to the victory," McDermott said after the game. But in 1964 and 1965, they not only won their division but defeated the San Diego Chargers each year for the AFL championship. Drew Bledsoe threw for a team record 463 yards in an overtime win at Minnesota in 2002. Yeah, he’s the only one. He has also rushed for two touchdowns. Copyright 2020 Nexstar Inc. All rights reserved. "It feels good, I mean it's one win right? Visit ESPN to view the Buffalo Bills team schedule for the current and previous seasons Digital access or digital and print delivery. Kelly set the record with 33 touchdown passes in 1991. ... 2020 record: 5-2 (1st in AFC East) Draft; Splits; Transactions; Injuries; ... 2003 Buffalo Bills Results; 2002 Buffalo Bills Results; 2001 Buffalo Bills Results; The franchise was awarded to Ralph C. Wilson on October 28, 1959. In his third NFL season, he isn’t simply making throws, but making history and justifying those hopeful comparisons to Bills legend and Hall of Fame quarterback Jim Kelly. Trump threatens to fire Fauci in rift with disease expert, Bail set at $2m for teen accused in Wisconsin shootings, Buffalo Police: 25-year-old woman shot near Hamburg Street, Crushed by the virus, 2 mall operators file for bankruptcy, Important FAQ for WIVB/WNLO Antenna Viewers, Beyoncé shows support for Biden, urges her home state: ‘Come thru, Texas! The only other home victory by the Bills over Belichick came on Sept. 25, 2011, when Ryan Fitzpatrick rallied Buffalo with 17 fourth-quarter points for a 34-31 victory. For the longest time, the Bills were a drab and dysfunctional offense, literally the least productive passing attack in a passing league. We’re not trying to make it a bigger deal or a smaller deal.’’. Not surprisingly, they attempted the fewest passer in the league during that stretch. “Honestly, it’s just another week,’’ said offensive tackle Dion Dawkins. Of all 17, the Bills have only had a losing record three times. Now that they’re in the role of favorite, the Bills are not making too big a deal out of a game with the Patriots. The first was on Sept. 7, 2003, just days after Belichick waived popular safety Lawyer Milloy in a contract dispute. McDermott is well aware what Newton can do with an offense despite his struggles the past two weeks. Bledsoe has the single-season record of 4,359, which is the only 4,000-yard passing season in Bills history. Damiere Byrd, signed as a free agent from the Arizona Cardinals, has 18 catches in six games, trailing Edelman, Harry and running back James White. Belichick has posted a 91-30 record against AFC East teams in the regular season, and he has been most dominant in that stretch over the Bills. The team failed to improve upon their previous season's output of 8–8, and finished at 6–10. Choose the plan that's right for you. Through three weeks, the Bills are 3-0, leading the AFC East. All-time Passing Leader: Jim Kelly 2,874/4,779, 35,467 yds, 237 TD . After three weeks, Allen ranks second in the NFL in passing yards (to Dak Prescott) and third in TD passes behind Russell Wilson, who has 14 and is riding an incredible streak of two straight games of FIVE touchdown passes. Buffalo Bills Standings: The official source of the current Bills season standings within the division After seven straight series sweeps and 15 consecutive Patriots wins from 2003-10, Buffalo ended the streak with a 34-31 victory at Ralph Wilson Stadium in the first meeting between the teams in 2011. Buffalo Bills quarterback Josh Allen (17) calls a play against the Houston Texans during the first half of an NFL wild-card playoff football game Saturday, Jan. 4, 2020, in Houston. The Bills were purchased by Terry and Kim Pegula in 2014. 1961 Buffalo Bills 1960 Buffalo Bills DISCLAIMER: All team and league information, sports logos, sports uniforms, and jerseys contained within this site are the intellectual properties of their respective leagues, teams, ownership groups and/or organizations, and were obtained from sources in the public domain. ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (WIVB) - There were a lot of firsts in the Bills 24-21 win over the Patriots on Sunday. Your California Privacy Rights / Privacy Policy. Buffalo Bills history including past stats and statistics, results, scores, rosters and draft results. All-time Receiving Leader: Andre Reed 941 rec, 13,095 yds, 86 TD Peyton Manning, Tom Brady and Patrick Mahomes. “Any time he has a hard week, he bounces back with urgency and a sense of detail throughout the week in order to get better. He’s a former MVP of the league for the reason. DISCLAIMER: All team and league information, sports logos, sports uniforms, and jerseys contained within this site are the intellectual properties of their respective leagues, teams, ownership groups and/or organizations, and were obtained from sources in the public domain. He’s doing a great job there. During the same span, the Dolphins are 15-26, including an opening-day loss this season, while the Jets are 10-30. We know full well what he’s capable of.’’. The 15-game win streak is tied for the fourth-longest winning streak over … Buffalo has a 5-35 mark against Belichick in the past 20 seasons, including 3-15 in Foxboro and 2-20 in Orchard Park, New York. The Bills started the season strong, opening the season with a dominating 31–0 blowout of the New England Patriots. © Gannett Co., Inc. 2020. It’ll be very hard for Allen to maintain his current pace (the year Kelly had over 1,000 through three weeks, he didn’t even reach 4,000). That was 2000, when the lone victory in the division came against the Buffalo Bills, 13-10, in overtime in the next-to-last game on the schedule. He is second in franchise history in points scored and field goals made. That period was highlighted by the 2,003-yard rushing record set by Simpson in 1973. Saban returned in 1972, utilized the Bills' superstar running back, O. J. Simpson, to the fullest extent and made the Bills competitive once again. Bills fans aren’t crazy enough to think that Allen is capable of that kind of season. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. They haven’t finished higher than 10th in points since 2004. © 1998 - 2020 Nexstar Inc. | All Rights Reserved. Levy's teams in the late 1980s and 1990s were powered by such perennial all-stars as quarterback Jim Kelly, running back Thurman Thomas and defensive end Bruce Smith. They ranked in the bottom quarter of the league (25th or worse) in 13 of those years. Lindell came to the Bills via restricted free agency in 2003, and played 10 seasons in Buffalo after that. Follow him on Twitter at @JFenton_ent. While three coaches -- Saban, Knox and Levy -- have been primarily responsible for the Buffalo's winning years, so too have a handful of superstar players been key factors in the Bills' successes.