The New England Patriots squeaked out a win over the Buffalo Bills, 28 to 25, on October 27, 1996.

Final

BUF

Bills

5-3-0

25

NE

28

Team

BUF

NE

1

0

7

2

0

6

3

10

2

4

15

13

Total

25

28

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st quarter

BUF

NE

Patriots

Curtis Martin 4-yard pass from Drew Bledsoe (Adam Vinatieri kick)

0

7

2nd quarter

BUF

NE

Patriots

Adam Vinatieri 40-yard field goal

0

10

Patriots

Adam Vinatieri 32-yard field goal

0

13

3rd quarter

BUF

NE

Bills

Steve Christie 33-yard field goal

3

13

Bills

Darick Holmes 6-yard pass from Jim Kelly (Steve Christie kick)

10

13

Patriots

Safety (Team)

10

15

4th quarter

BUF

NE

Bills

Thurman Thomas 1-yard run (Darick Holmes run for for two-point conversion)

18

15

Patriots

Curtis Martin 10-yard run (kick failed)

18

21

Patriots

Willie McGinest 46-yard interception return (Adam Vinatieri kick)

18

28

Bills

Andre Reed 48-yard pass from Jim Kelly (Steve Christie kick)

25

28