New England Defeats Buffalo 23-21 - Recap
Shane Vereen tore up the turf for 101 rushing yards on Sunday to lead the Patriots to a 23-21 win over the Bills at Ralph Wilson Stadium.
The Patriots earned a straight-up victory but suffered an ATS defeat in failing to cover the 10-point spread. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 50.5 were rewarded with a winning wager.
Tom Brady completed 29 of 52 pass attempts for 288 yards and 2 TDs for the Patriots in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Bills defense.
Fred Jackson rushed for 67 yards for Buffalo, while C.J. Spiller added 41 yards. EJ Manuel threw for 150 yards for the Bills, while receivers Fred Jackson and Stevie Johnson had 41 and 39 yards respectively.
Buffalo lost the offensive yardage battle to New England 431-286 yards in Sunday's game. New England had more first downs as that total ended up 26-15.
The time of possession battle favored New England as their offense was on the field for 37:43, longer than the 22:17 of their opponents.
New England looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Jets. The Bills will aim to get back on the winning track vs Carolina.