The Buffalo Bills and Miami Dolphins participated in a primetime, heavyweight fight in Week 15, with the Bills rallying from an eight-point deficit in the fourth quarter to clinch their fourth straight playoff appearance.
Today’s edition of Buffalo Rumblinks does a deep dive into how Buffalo was once again able to squish the fish, including a breakout game for tight end Dawson Knox and some timely late stops by Buffalo’s run defense.
Bills 32, Dolphins 29: More post-game reflections
With the snow falling at Highmark Stadium, the Bills rallied past the Dolphins, 32-29, in an instant classic on Saturday night. Catch up with positional grades, learn how offensive coordinator Ken Dorsey turned to his tight ends and running backs to fuel a great game from quarterback Josh Allen, explore how Buffalo’s run defense was able to come up with clutch stops late, find out why cornerback Tre’Davious White isn’t satisfied with the results of his comeback from an ACL tear, and more!
- Bills position grades: Josh Allen bolsters NFL lead in deep passing - Buffalo News
- Jim Kubiak: How tight end and running back high-low concept helped Bills QB Josh Allen against Dolphins - Buffalo News
- Tight end Dawson Knox ‘stepped up when Bills needed him most’ - Buffalo News
- Analysis: Strong finish rescues rough run-stopping night for Bills’ defense - Buffalo News
- ‘I’m not where I want to be:’ Tre White is playing every snap for the Bills, but still sees hard work ahead - Buffalo News
- Kaiir Elam gets back on field for Bills against Dolphins - Buffalo News
- Ken Dorsey Watch: Bills leaned into wideout-corner matchup vs. Miami - Buffalo News
- 15 yards for snowballs? Turns out, that’s not covered in the NFL rule book - Buffalo News
- Alan Pergament: Like the weather in Bills win, Kugler, Sanchez mostly defy expectations - Buffalo News
How the Bills can secure their third straight AFC East title
Thanks to their fifth straight win, coupled with losses by the New York Jets and New England Patriots, the Bills have two paths to wrapping up their third consecutive AFC East title: beat the Chicago Bears on Saturday afternoon, or get some help by having the Green Bay Packers defeat the Miami Dolphins on Christmas Day.
- Bills can clinch AFC East this week - WGR 550
- AFC playoff picture through Week 15 games - Buffalo News
- How the Bills can clinch the AFC East in Week 16 - BuffaloBills.com
- Ryan O’Halloran: Bills accomplish first step by qualifying for playoffs, but this is just the beginning - Buffalo News
Bills activate Ike Boettger
With center Mitch Morse dealing with another concussion and guard Ryan Bates still working his way back from an ankle injury, the Bills got some good news along their offensive line when Ike Boettger was activated to the 53-man roster on Monday.
- Bills activate guard Ike Boettger to 53-man roster - Buffalo News
- Bills activate guard Ike Boettger from Reserve/PUP list - WGR 550
- Bills activate G Ike Boettger off Reserve/PUP list, release DT Brandin Bryant - BuffaloBills.com
Latest NFL power rankings
After earning their fifth consecutive victory, see where the Bills find themselves in the latest NFL power rankings.
- NFL Week 16 Power Rankings 2022: 1-32 poll, pleasant surprises - ESPN.com
- NFL Power Rankings: Jaguars rise, join Lions as ex-doormats with playoff hopes - The Athletic (subscription required)
- NFL Power Rankings: Bengals Bust Through Backdoor in Run for No. 1 - Sports Illustrated
- Week 16 NFL Power Rankings: Massive Leaps for the Lions and Jaguars - The Ringer
- NFL Power Rankings: Nothing in NFL history would match Brock Purdy leading 49ers to a Super Bowl - Yahoo! Sports
- NFL power rankings: Lions, Giants, Chargers boost playoff outlooks; Cowboys, Patriots, Jets fade for Week 16 | Sporting News
- NFL power rankings Week 16: Lions surging, Cowboys out of top five - USA Today
Even more Bills news and notes
Get the latest on defensive end Boogie Basham’s calf injury, then watch how wide receiver Stefon Diggs and quarterback Josh Allen reconnected with two of their biggest fans before this week’s primetime win over the Dolphins.
- Bills’ injury updates: Defensive end Boogie Basham injures calf - Buffalo News
- Bills Today | Stefon Diggs and Josh Allen share special pregame moments with two young fans - BuffaloBills.com
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