Bills Down Carolina 24-23 - Match Report
C.J. Spiller scampered through the Carolina defense for 103 yards as Buffalo handed the Panthers a 24-23 defeat on Sunday at Ralph Wilson Stadium.
Buffalo was the ATS victor, as they covered the 3.5-point spread as an underdog. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 44.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
EJ Manuel completed 27 of 39 pass attempts for 296 yards and 1 TD for the Bills in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Panthers defense.
DeAngelo Williams rushed for 85 yards for Carolina, while Mike Tolbert added 25 yards. Cam Newton threw for 229 yards for the Panthers, while receivers Greg Olsen and Ted Ginn Jr. had 84 and 62 yards respectively.
Carolina was outgained by Buffalo 436-308 yards in Sunday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 25-24 by the Panthers.
Buffalo lost the time of possession battle 33:41/26:19, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Next game, Buffalo takes its act on the road to face New York looking for another win. For Carolina, they head home to face New York.