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1996 Buffalo Bills season
Head Coach Marv Levy
Home Field Rich Stadium
Results
Record 10–6
Place 2nd AFC East
Playoff Finish Lost Wild Card
Timeline
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1995 1997

The 1996 Buffalo Bills season was their 37th in the league. The team matched their previous season's output of 10–6.[1] They qualified for the playoffs for the second consecutive season.

PreseasonEdit

NFL DraftEdit

Round Pick Player Position School/Club Team
1 24 Eric Moulds Wide Receiver Mississippi State
2 53 Gabe Northern Defensive End Louisiana State
3 87 Matt Stevens Strong safety Appalachian State
4 120 Sean Moran Defensive end Colorado State
5 156 Ray Jackson Defensive back Colorado State
6 196 Leon Neal Running back Washington
6 202 Dusty Zeigler Center Notre Dame
7 237 Dan Bradenburg Defensive end Indiana State
7 244 Jay Riemersma Tight end Michigan
7 249 Eric Smedley Defensive back Indiana

ScheduleEdit

Week Date Opponent Result Attendance
1 September 1, 1996 at New York Giants W 23–20
74,218
2 September 8, 1996 New England Patriots W 17–10
78,104
3 September 16, 1996 at Pittsburgh Steelers L 24–6
59,002
4 September 22, 1996 Dallas Cowboys W 10–7
78,098
5 Bye
6 October 6, 1996 Indianapolis Colts W 16–13
79,401
7 October 13, 1996 Miami Dolphins L 21–7
79,642
8 October 20, 1996 at New York Jets W 25–22
49,775
9 October 27, 1996 at New England Patriots L 28–25
58,858
10 November 3, 1996 Washington Redskins W 38–13
78,002
11 November 10, 1996 at Philadelphia Eagles W 24–17
66,613
12 November 17, 1996 Cincinnati Bengals W 31–17
75,549
13 November 24, 1996 New York Jets W 35–10
60,854
14 December 1, 1996 at Indianapolis Colts L 13–10
53,804
15 December 8, 1996 at Seattle Seahawks L 26–18
41,373
16 December 16, 1996 at Miami Dolphins L 16–14
67,016
17 December 22, 1996 Kansas City Chiefs W 20–9
68,671

PlayoffsEdit

Week Date Opponent Result Attendance
Wild Card December 28, 1996 Jacksonville Jaguars L 30–27
70,213

StandingsEdit

AFC East
view · talk · edit W L T PCT PF PA
New England Patriots 11 5 0 .688 418 313
Buffalo Bills 10 6 0 .625 319 266
Indianapolis Colts 9 7 0 .563 317 334
Miami Dolphins 8 8 0 .500 339 325
New York Jets 1 15 0 .063 279 454

ReferencesEdit

AFC East Central West East Central West NFC
Buffalo Baltimore Denver Arizona Chicago Atlanta
Indianapolis Cincinnati Kansas City Dallas Detroit Carolina
Miami Houston Oakland NY Giants Green Bay New Orleans
New England Jacksonville San Diego Philadelphia Minnesota St. Louis
NY Jets Pittsburgh Seattle Washington Tampa Bay San Francisco
1996 NFL DraftNFL PlayoffsPro BowlSuper Bowl XXXI

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