1996 Buffalo Bills Schedule & Results

1996 Buffalo Bills schedule and results. All games played on Sundays unless otherwise noted.

Postseason

1996 AFC Wild Card Game
Sat 12/28 1234FINAL
Jacksonville (9-7) 10731030
Buffalo (10-6) 1433727
Pass
M. Brunell (JAX), 33-18-239, 2 INT, 1 TD
J. Kelly (BUF), 32-21-239, 1 INT, 1 TD
Rush
N. Means (JAX), 31-175, 1 TD
T. Thomas (BUF), 14-50, 1 TD
Rec
J. Smith (JAX), 5-58, 1 TD
Q. Early (BUF), 9-122

Regular Season

Sun 9/1 12345F/OT
Buffalo (1-0) 07103323
NY Giants (0-1) 31430020
Pass
J. Kelly (BUF), 41-24-313, 1 INT, 1 TD
D. Brown (NYG), 27-11-169, 0 INT, 1 TD
Rush
T. Thomas (BUF), 32-97, 1 TD
R. Hampton (NYG), 18-50
Rec
T. Cline (BUF), 6-41
C. Way (NYG), 4-78, 1 TD
Sun 9/8 1234FINAL
New England (0-2) 307010
Buffalo (2-0) 370717
Pass
D. Bledsoe (NE), 46-21-210, 0 INT, 1 TD
J. Kelly (BUF), 27-14-173, 3 INT, 1 TD
Rush
C. Martin (NE), 28-90
D. Holmes (BUF), 15-49
Rec
T. Glenn (NE), 6-76, 1 TD
Q. Early (BUF), 6-119, 1 TD
Mon 9/16 1234FINAL
Buffalo (2-1) 30306
Pittsburgh (2-1) 7170024
Pass
J. Kelly (BUF), 31-15-116, 4 INT, 0 TD
M. Tomczak (PIT), 20-13-157, 0 INT, 0 TD
Rush
T. Thomas (BUF), 16-68
J. Bettis (PIT), 20-133, 2 TD
Rec
A. Reed (BUF), 5-31
A. Hastings (PIT), 4-27
Sun 9/22 1234FINAL
Dallas (1-3) 00077
Buffalo (3-1) 703010
Pass
T. Aikman (DAL), 33-16-164, 3 INT, 0 TD
T. Collins (BUF), 17-11-87, 1 INT, 0 TD
Rush
E. Smith (DAL), 15-25, 1 TD
T. Thomas (BUF), 22-51, 1 TD
Rec
E. Bjornson (DAL), 6-48
A. Reed (BUF), 5-36
Sun 10/6 12345F/OT
Indianapolis (4-1) 00310013
Buffalo (4-1) 0733316
Pass
J. Harbaugh (IND), 42-17-203, 0 INT, 0 TD
T. Collins (BUF), 44-23-309, 0 INT, 1 TD
Rush
M. Faulk (IND), 20-55, 1 TD
T. Thomas (BUF), 18-69
Rec
M. Harrison (IND), 5-88
T. Thomas (BUF), 8-111
Sun 10/13 1234FINAL
Miami (4-2) 077721
Buffalo (4-2) 00707
Pass
C. Erickson (MIA), 29-14-192, 0 INT, 0 TD
J. Kelly (BUF), 32-21-247, 3 INT, 0 TD
Rush
A. Al-Jabbar (MIA), 25-37, 1 TD
T. Thomas (BUF), 16-85, 1 TD
Rec
R. Hill (MIA), 4-94
A. Reed (BUF), 10-134
Sun 10/20 1234FINAL
Buffalo (5-2) 3331625
NY Jets (0-8) 708722
Pass
J. Kelly (BUF), 36-19-221, 0 INT, 0 TD
F. Reich (NYJ), 36-21-253, 2 INT, 3 TD
Rush
T. Thomas (BUF), 24-97
A. Murrell (NYJ), 13-49
Rec
L. Johnson (BUF), 6-90
K. Johnson (NYJ), 8-94, 2 TD
Sun 10/27 1234FINAL
Buffalo (5-3) 00101525
New England (5-3) 7621328
Pass
J. Kelly (BUF), 32-15-204, 1 INT, 2 TD
D. Bledsoe (NE), 45-32-373, 0 INT, 1 TD
Rush
T. Thomas (BUF), 26-119, 1 TD
C. Martin (NE), 21-54, 1 TD
Rec
L. Johnson (BUF), 6-47
K. Byars (NE), 7-52
Sun 11/3 1234FINAL
Washington (7-2) 700613
Buffalo (6-3) 01714738
Pass
G. Frerotte (WAS), 28-13-171, 0 INT, 0 TD
J. Kelly (BUF), 23-19-206, 0 INT, 0 TD
Rush
T. Allen (WAS), 15-49, 2 TD
D. Holmes (BUF), 22-122, 3 TD
Rec
T. Allen (WAS), 3-14
A. Reed (BUF), 5-94
Sun 11/10 1234FINAL
Buffalo (7-3) 7107024
Philadelphia (7-3) 1000717
Pass
J. Kelly (BUF), 22-11-112, 1 INT, 1 TD
T. Detmer (PHI), 44-26-315, 1 INT, 2 TD
Rush
T. Thomas (BUF), 22-90, 1 TD
C. Garner (PHI), 10-60
Rec
Q. Early (BUF), 4-38, 1 TD
I. Fryar (PHI), 8-92, 1 TD
Sun 11/17 1234FINAL
Cincinnati (4-7) 0701017
Buffalo (8-3) 7177031
Pass
J. Blake (CIN), 22-8-95, 1 INT, 0 TD
J. Kelly (BUF), 22-13-199, 1 INT, 1 TD
Rush
G. Hearst (CIN), 11-55
T. Thomas (BUF), 19-78, 1 TD
Rec
C. Pickens (CIN), 5-62
A. Reed (BUF), 6-105
Sun 11/24 1234FINAL
NY Jets (1-11) 300710
Buffalo (9-3) 7147735
Pass
F. Reich (NYJ), 50-25-267, 3 INT, 1 TD
J. Kelly (BUF), 14-10-176, 1 INT, 3 TD
Rush
A. Murrell (NYJ), 19-103
D. Holmes (BUF), 22-58
Rec
W. Chrebet (NYJ), 10-75
S. Tasker (BUF), 6-160, 2 TD
Sun 12/1 12345F/OT
Buffalo (9-4) 01000010
Indianapolis (7-6) 7003313
Pass
T. Collins (BUF), 17-9-204, 2 INT, 1 TD
P. Justin (IND), 40-22-228, 0 INT, 0 TD
Rush
D. Holmes (BUF), 30-96
M. Faulk (IND), 23-46, 1 TD
Rec
D. Holmes (BUF), 4-29
M. Faulk (IND), 10-78
Sun 12/8 1234FINAL
Buffalo (9-5) 0801018
Seattle (6-8) 1063726
Pass
J. Kelly (BUF), 41-24-324, 2 INT, 1 TD
R. Mirer (SEA), 23-9-147, 0 INT, 1 TD
Rush
T. Thomas (BUF), 17-65
C. Warren (SEA), 21-116
Rec
Q. Early (BUF), 6-79
R. Proehl (SEA), 4-91
Mon 12/16 1234FINAL
Buffalo (9-6) 070714
Miami (7-8) 333716
Pass
J. Kelly (BUF), 29-17-240, 1 INT, 2 TD
D. Marino (MIA), 37-26-263, 0 INT, 1 TD
Rush
T. Thomas (BUF), 11-34
A. Al-Jabbar (MIA), 27-76
Rec
A. Reed (BUF), 6-127, 1 TD
F. Barnett (MIA), 5-68
Sun 12/22 1234FINAL
Kansas City (9-7) 33309
Buffalo (10-6) 0331420
Pass
S. Bono (KC), 28-14-138, 2 INT, 0 TD
J. Kelly (BUF), 29-20-279, 1 INT, 2 TD
Rush
M. Allen (KC), 20-87
T. Thomas (BUF), 17-43
Rec
K. Anders (KC), 7-49
A. Reed (BUF), 6-76

Preseason

Friday, August 2, 1996 FINAL
Washington (1-0) 17
Buffalo (0-1) 7
Thursday, August 8, 1996 FINAL
Buffalo (1-1) 35
Minnesota (1-1) 12
Saturday, August 17, 1996 FINAL
Buffalo (2-1) 24
Carolina (1-2) 0
Friday, August 23, 1996 FINAL
Baltimore (3-1) 37
Buffalo (2-2) 14

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