1986 Buffalo Bills Schedule & Results

1986 Buffalo Bills schedule and results. All games played on Sundays unless otherwise noted.

Regular Season

Sun 9/7 1234FINAL
NY Jets (1-0) 7701428
Buffalo (0-1) 7301424
Pass
K. O'Brien (NYJ), 25-18-318, 0 INT, 2 TD
J. Kelly (BUF), 33-20-292, 0 INT, 3 TD
Rush
F. McNeil (NYJ), 21-72
G. Bell (BUF), 17-44
Rec
A. Toon (NYJ), 6-119, 1 TD
A. Reed (BUF), 5-95, 1 TD
Sun 9/14 12345F/OT
Buffalo (0-2) 36177033
Cincinnati (1-1) 714012336
Pass
J. Kelly (BUF), 22-13-228, 2 INT, 1 TD
B. Esiason (CIN), 29-17-252, 1 INT, 2 TD
Rush
G. Bell (BUF), 13-94, 1 TD
L. Kinnebrew (CIN), 13-69, 1 TD
Rec
P. Metzelaars (BUF), 4-36
R. Holman (CIN), 7-81
Sun 9/21 1234FINAL
St. Louis (0-3) 003710
Buffalo (1-2) 0100717
Pass
N. Lomax (STL), 47-27-263, 0 INT, 1 TD
J. Kelly (BUF), 10-6-105, 0 INT, 0 TD
Rush
E. Ferrell (STL), 11-71
G. Bell (BUF), 20-79, 1 TD
Rec
J. Smith (STL), 6-58
C. Burkett (BUF), 2-59
Sun 9/28 1234FINAL
Kansas City (3-1) 3701020
Buffalo (1-3) 707317
Pass
T. Blackledge (KC), 27-17-210, 0 INT, 2 TD
J. Kelly (BUF), 38-24-291, 3 INT, 1 TD
Rush
B. Green (KC), 9-52
R. Riddick (BUF), 13-79, 1 TD
Rec
P. Coffman (KC), 3-15, 1 TD
P. Metzelaars (BUF), 5-58
Sun 10/5 1234FINAL
Buffalo (1-4) 073313
NY Jets (4-1) 070714
Pass
J. Kelly (BUF), 35-18-211, 1 INT, 1 TD
K. O'Brien (NYJ), 39-29-288, 1 INT, 2 TD
Rush
G. Bell (BUF), 16-58
J. Hector (NYJ), 18-117
Rec
R. Moore (BUF), 6-67
A. Toon (NYJ), 10-86, 1 TD
Sun 10/12 1234FINAL
Buffalo (1-5) 700714
Miami (2-4) 3710727
Pass
J. Kelly (BUF), 28-20-218, 2 INT, 1 TD
D. Marino (MIA), 41-24-337, 1 INT, 1 TD
Rush
G. Bell (BUF), 11-48, 1 TD
L. Hampton (MIA), 17-64, 2 TD
Rec
R. Riddick (BUF), 7-82
M. Clayton (MIA), 3-73
Sun 10/19 1234FINAL
Indianapolis (0-7) 337013
Buffalo (2-5) 7107024
Pass
J. Trudeau (IND), 41-19-175, 1 INT, 1 TD
J. Kelly (BUF), 31-20-252, 2 INT, 2 TD
Rush
A. Bentley (IND), 7-51
R. Harmon (BUF), 15-86
Rec
M. Bouza (IND), 7-69
C. Burkett (BUF), 6-76
Sun 10/26 1234FINAL
New England (5-3) 7103323
Buffalo (2-6) 00303
Pass
T. Eason (NE), 26-17-206, 0 INT, 0 TD
J. Kelly (BUF), 26-13-166, 2 INT, 0 TD
Rush
T. Eason (NE), 4-55
R. Harmon (BUF), 16-39
Rec
G. Hawthorne (NE), 4-26
R. Moore (BUF), 4-30
Sun 11/2 1234FINAL
Buffalo (2-7) 00141428
Tampa Bay (2-7) 101001434
Pass
J. Kelly (BUF), 39-29-342, 0 INT, 3 TD
S. Young (TB), 24-14-193, 0 INT, 0 TD
Rush
J. Kelly (BUF), 5-42
J. Wilder (TB), 20-97, 1 TD
Rec
P. Metzelaars (BUF), 7-113, 2 TD
J. Wilder (TB), 5-50
Sun 11/9 1234FINAL
Pittsburgh (3-7) 0012012
Buffalo (3-7) 670316
Pass
M. Malone (PIT), 36-18-142, 1 INT, 1 TD
J. Kelly (BUF), 22-11-95, 0 INT, 1 TD
Rush
W. Abercrombie (PIT), 10-29
R. Riddick (BUF), 25-108, 1 TD
Rec
W. Abercrombie (PIT), 5-28
R. Moore (BUF), 3-23
Sun 11/16 1234FINAL
Miami (5-6) 010101434
Buffalo (3-8) 7143024
Pass
D. Marino (MIA), 54-39-404, 0 INT, 4 TD
J. Kelly (BUF), 33-17-189, 0 INT, 2 TD
Rush
L. Hampton (MIA), 11-45
C. Byrum (BUF), 6-33
Rec
L. Hampton (MIA), 9-48, 1 TD
C. Byrum (BUF), 4-39, 1 TD
Sun 11/23 1234FINAL
Buffalo (3-9) 0331319
New England (9-3) 960722
Pass
J. Kelly (BUF), 32-22-250, 2 INT, 1 TD
T. Eason (NE), 33-24-229, 1 INT, 1 TD
Rush
C. Byrum (BUF), 6-24
C. James (NE), 15-33, 1 TD
Rec
R. Riddick (BUF), 6-95, 1 TD
T. Collins (NE), 8-84
Sun 11/30 1234FINAL
Buffalo (4-9) 0107017
Kansas City (7-6) 700714
Pass
J. Kelly (BUF), 34-17-190, 1 INT, 2 TD
B. Kenney (KC), 50-25-286, 3 INT, 1 TD
Rush
R. Riddick (BUF), 27-118
M. Pruitt (KC), 9-23
Rec
A. Reed (BUF), 7-95, 2 TD
S. Paige (KC), 9-119, 1 TD
Sun 12/7 1234FINAL
Cleveland (10-4) 777021
Buffalo (4-10) 037717
Pass
B. Kosar (CLE), 33-18-240, 0 INT, 1 TD
J. Kelly (BUF), 39-20-315, 0 INT, 2 TD
Rush
C. Dickey (CLE), 13-65
R. Riddick (BUF), 14-54
Rec
B. Brennan (CLE), 4-66, 1 TD
P. Metzelaars (BUF), 4-54
Sun 12/14 1234FINAL
Buffalo (4-11) 770014
Indianapolis (2-13) 00141024
Pass
J. Kelly (BUF), 19-11-188, 1 INT, 1 TD
G. Hogeboom (IND), 33-23-318, 0 INT, 2 TD
Rush
G. Bell (BUF), 13-54, 1 TD
G. Wonsley (IND), 9-35
Rec
A. Reed (BUF), 6-87
M. Bouza (IND), 7-79
Sun 12/21 1234FINAL
Buffalo (4-12) 07007
Houston (5-11) 733316
Pass
J. Kelly (BUF), 39-24-261, 1 INT, 1 TD
W. Moon (HOU), 29-14-208, 0 INT, 0 TD
Rush
R. Harmon (BUF), 8-27
A. Pinkett (HOU), 17-46, 1 TD
Rec
C. Burkett (BUF), 6-86, 1 TD
D. Hill (HOU), 5-114

Preseason

Saturday, August 9, 1986 FINAL
Buffalo (0-1) 17
Cleveland (1-0) 19
Saturday, August 16, 1986 FINAL
Buffalo (0-2) 20
Houston (2-0) 23
Saturday, August 23, 1986 FINAL
Buffalo (1-2) 13
Kansas City (2-1) 6
Saturday, August 30, 1986 FINAL
Chicago (4-1) 31
Buffalo (1-3) 17

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