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Is Seattle the toughest road matchup in the last 16 years?

NFL: Buffalo Bills at Miami Dolphins Jasen Vinlove-USA TODAY Sports

History doesn’t bode well when the Bills are heavy underdogs on the road.

With a big tilt coming Monday night against the very tough Seattle Seahawks, the Bills look to zone out the 12th man and succeed against the tough Legion of Boom.

Even though the Seahawks have come out victorious over 70% of the time under Pete Carroll, the Seahawks have amassed a 71-32-1 record at Century Link Field in total. That is the second-best record in the NFL since 2002. Only the Green Bay Packers have a better mark at home.

Within the playoff drought era, the Bills have come out victorious only six times when they were 7 point underdogs or greater.

Let’s go back in time for a second and go over those six wins.

1. October 18th, 2001 Bills 13 Jaguars 10 – Rob Johnson led the Bills down the field for the game winning field goal against the 2-2 Jags to give them their first win of the season and bring them to 1-4. Johnson led the team with 250 passing yards. Buffalo was a 9-point underdog.

2. December 12th, 2001 Bills 14 Jets 9 – Alex Van Pelt’s 22-yard touchdown pass to Peerless Price in the third quarter gave the Bills the lead and the win to improve to their record 3-12. The Bills were 7-point underdogs.

3. December 24th, 2005 Bills 37 Bengals 27 – A Terrence McGee 46-yard pick-6 sealed a win for the Bills to bring their record to 5-10. Buffalo was a 13-point underdog.

4. October 18th, 2009 Bills 16 Jets 13 – The Bills moved to 2-4 after a 47-yard Rian Lindell field goal went through the uprights in overtime. The Bills were 9.5-point underdogs.

5. October 25th, 2009 Bills 20 Panthers 9 – How the Bills won this game... I have no idea. Ryan Fitzpatrick’s 123 passing yards and Marshawn Lynch’s 40 rushing yards led the Bills to a 3-4 record. They were 7-point underdogs

6. September 7th, 2014 Bills 23 Bears 20 – I think everyone remembers this game. EJ Manuel quieted his critics by beating the Bears on opening day with his 173 passing yards with a rushing and passing touchdown. They were 7-point underdogs.

Even with the impressive Seahawks record, the Bills can win this game. As a whole, the Seahawks’ offense has struggled this season, and their defense will be without Kam Chancellor and Michael Bennett.

Is this Seahawks game the toughest road matchup the Bills have had in the past 16 years? If Buffalo won, would it be the biggest road victory during “the drought?”