- Former Bills Frank Reich and Pete Metzelaars are on the Colts coaching staff and took the same field they were on 17 years ago to the day in leading the Bills to the greatest comeback in NFL history.
- The Bills won the toss and received this may have been one of the only times I would have deferred because of the weather conditions. Bills went three and out.
- Exactly a third of the way through the game, Jackson was exactly a third of the way to the 150 yards he needed for a 1,000 yard season by halftime he was over 100 yards and doubled that in the third quarter.
- The weather conditions were awful but that didn't stop Jim Kelly from hanging out on the sidelines and Marv Levy from attending to see his fellow Coe College alum have his day in the sun...err. snow.
Yes it was against the JV squad of the Colts for three quarters. Yes the weather was so awful the Colts backups couldn't do anything. Yes it may have cost the Bills a spot or two in the draft order. It doesn't matter because the long offseason is upon us and it was nice to forget about the nightmare of a season for three hours and watch the Bills win a game easy. It was even nicer to see a real good guy in this league hit a huge milestone. We have all offseason to figure out how to fix the awful season but for one day they weren't that bad against the best team in the league even though Indy was disinterested and would have rather stayed home to prepare for the playoffs.
The NFL has the longest offseason in professional sports. It will be a long but busy and interesting offseason for the Bills. They have already hired the general manager and now will need to hire a new head coach. That coach will need to form his staff. Players will come and go in great numbers. We will be here to keep you updated all offseason long.