The Buffalo Bills successfully repeated as AFC East champions thanks to a dominant 27-10 win over the New York Jets on a chilly Sunday at Highmark Stadium.
Today’s edition of the Bills daily links recaps Buffalo’s fourth straight win to wrap up the regular season, spotlights another dominant effort by the Bills’ defense in holding the Jets to 53 yards of total offense, and gets you ready for Saturday night’s HUGE Wild Card game vs. the New England Patriots.
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Report card, observations, reactions to Week 18 win
The Buffalo Bills’ defense continues to be dominant, limiting the Jets to 53 yards of total offense and four first downs. Plus, Mario Addison and Jordan Poyer each had two sacks as the Bills brought down Zach Wilson nine times, the ground game was once again stellar led by Devin Singletary, Josh Allen and Stefon Diggs put on a show, and Matt Haack had a night to forget in the win.
- Report Card: Bills’ defense ends the regular season on a high note in win over Jets | Buffalo Bills News | NFL | buffalonews.com
- Bills pull away from Jets late despite Matt Haack’s terrible, horrible, no good, very bad day (Report card) - newyorkupstate.com
- Bills report card: Defense bullies Jets to win division but team’s goal is Super Bowl - Democrat & Chronicle
- Capaccio: Arrow Up/Arrow Down: Jets at Bills - WGR 550
- Instant reactions: Bills take care of Jets but offense needs to regain mojo for playoffs - Democrat & Chronicle
- Observations: Bills clinch second straight AFC East title; will host Patriots in wild-card playoff game | Buffalo Bills News | NFL | buffalonews.com
- Bills’ defense dominant in 27-10 win over Jets (Encouraged/worried) - newyorkupstate.com
- Matt Haack has very bad day against Jets - WGR 550
Game recaps as Bills wrap up back-to-back AFC East titles
Josh Allen and the Bills’ offense started strong and did just enough to sweep the Jets for the second straight season. Relive the key plays that helped clinch Buffalo’s first AFC East crown at home since the 1995 season, learn how Buffalo’s defense put the finishing touches on a historic season, discover how Devin Singletary came to the rescue just in time for Buffalo’s inconsistent offense, and find out why winning a divisional title before the home crowd was important for the Bills.
- Bills clinch second-consecutive AFC East title with win - WGR 550
- Plays that shaped the game: Josh Allen’s Superman throw to Diggs tops plays | Buffalo Bills News | NFL | buffalonews.com
- Bills defense puts stamp on historic season, finishing atop NFL in these categories - newyorkupstate.com
- Motor’s running helps Bills offense out of funk in victory over Jets | Buffalo Bills News | NFL | buffalonews.com
- Jets vs. Bills - Game Recap - January 9, 2022 - ESPN
- Buffalo Bills win second straight AFC East title, enter playoffs as No. 3 seed - ESPN.com Buffalo Bills blog
- Why the AFC East-clinching win at home was special for Bills players and coaches - BuffaloBills.com
- NFL Week 18: Buffalo Bills beat NY Jets, win AFC East title - newyorkupstate.com
Up next: Round three vs. the Patriots
The Bills and Patriots split the 2021 season series, with each team earning a road win. The rematch at 8:15 PM EST on Saturday night pits the AFC East champion and third-seeded Bills against the sixth-seeded Patriots, who fell to the Miami Dolphins in their regular-season finale. Get early thoughts on Buffalo’s Wild Card game, see how the Bills stack up against the rest of the AFC, and find out if the Bills caught a break by earning the No. 3 seed.
- First 5 thoughts on Bills vs. Patriots III in Wild Card playoff game - newyorkupstate.com
- Bills-Patriots matchup: Looking ahead to the division rivals’ playoff clash – The Athletic (subscription required).
- Buffalo Bills vs. New England Patriots Round 3 set for Saturday night in AFC playoffs | Buffalo Bills News | NFL | buffalonews.com
- Bills to host Patriots on Saturday at 8:15 p.m. EST - WGR 550
- Bills-Patriots renew rivalry with Wild Card matchup - BuffaloBills.com
- Bills vs. Patriots: Wild Card matchup date, time and network announced - newyorkupstate.com
- Bills to host Patriots on Super Wild Card weekend - BuffaloBills.com
- Bills vs. Patriots spread, odds, picks: Expert predictions for NFL Wild Card game for AFC East rematch – The Athletic (subscription required).
- Buffalo Bills vs. New England Patriots: Date, time, TV, tickets for playoffs - Democrat & Chronicle
- How do the Bills match up against potential playoff opponents? A deep dive into the advanced metrics – The Athletic (subscription required).
- Q&A: Did the Bills catch a break with their AFC playoff seeding? | Buffalo Bills News | NFL | buffalonews.com
Odds and ends
We now know the full list of opponents for the Bills in 2022. Plus, Josh Allen isn’t satisfied with just winning another division title and has his sights set on loftier goals, why fans should appreciate what Buffalo did to go back-to-back in the AFC East, and All Pro wideout Stefon Diggs honors Betty White with some pretty sweet cleats.
- Here is the Buffalo Bills list of 2022 opponents - Democrat & Chronicle
- Jason Wolf: Josh Allen not satisfied with back-to-back division titles, but we should appreciate Bills' feat | Buffalo Bills News | NFL | buffalonews.com
- AFC East champion hats and shirts aren't enough; Josh Allen wants a Super Bowl | Buffalo Bills News | NFL | buffalonews.com
- Stefon Diggs honors Betty White with awesome cleats - WGR 550