The Buffalo Bills (8-6) are in search of each revenge and first place in the AFC East after they tackle the New England Patriots (9-5) in a pivotal Week 16 showdown in Foxborough, MA.
Again in Week 12 hampered by blustery, frigid circumstances in Orchard Park, the Bills squandered their share of alternatives, together with going 1-for-4 in the pink zone, however nonetheless had back-to-back fourth-quarter drives with probabilities to rating the go-ahead landing towards New England.
The Bills got here up quick, falling 14-10, however thanks to a 31-14 win over the Carolina Panthers, mixed with the Patriots dropping to the Indianapolis Colts, Buffalo can reclaim first place in the division with a win on Sunday.
With a lot at stake, it’s no marvel that the Bills/Patriots conflict is the featured 1 PM EST broadcast for CBS, with most of the country watching these AFC East rivals sq. off.
CBS is sending Ian Eagle (play-by-play), Charles Davis (analyst), and Evan Washburn (sideline reporter) to cowl the Bills vs. the Patriots.
The areas that may see the recreation are highlighted in pink (map courtesy of 506sports):
In addition to New England internet hosting Buffalo, the relaxation of the CBS early slate of video games options the Baltimore Ravens at the Cincinnati Bengals (in blue), the Jacksonville Jaguars at the New York Jets (inexperienced), and the Los Angeles Chargers at the Houston Texans (yellow).
Sunday’s recreation is the 124th assembly all-time between the Bills and New England. The Patriots lead the sequence 77-45-1, with New England profitable earlier this 12 months and Buffalo sweeping the 2020 season sequence by scores of 24-21 on Nov. 1 in Western New York, and 38-9 on Dec. 28 in Foxborough.