The Jets’ game against the Bills has been postponed until Monday and will be played in Detroit instead of snow-covered Buffalo, but that didn’t stop Al from trying to capture the moment.
The decision came due to a severe lake-effect snowstorm hitting Buffalo, which prompted the NFL to relocate the Bills home game.
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Michael Vick walked off the MetLife Stadium field in October unsure if he had blown his chance. He can make up for that previous performance against the Bills this week.
The decision to postpone or potentially relocate the game rests with the NFL. The league has been in constant contact with the Bills since the storm began, but has not yet made an announcement.
Boomer and Craig got Thursday’s radio program begun by discussing the record-breaking snowfall currently plaguing Western New York, before declaring a state of emergency right here in the Big Apple.
It’s hard to tell whether the field will be cleared, Bills Vice President of Operations Andy Major told reporters during a telephone conference call Wednesday.
“We’re going to reward him someday,” 88-year-old Roy Noble told the Buffalo News. “He’s a helluva nice guy.”
In a season of serious lows for the Jets, rock-bottom might have been the Bills marching into MetLife Stadium a few weeks back and laughing their way to a rout.
Rex Ryan insists his team is motivated — even when people outside the facility can’t imagine what there might be left to play for.
Can the Jets build off of their impressive victory over the Pittsburgh Steelers?
In a critical AFC East showdown last night, the Dolphins emerged with a 22-9 victory, scoring the game’s final 19 points in the last 18 minutes. Miami is now 6-4 with favorable home games against Baltimore, Minnesota, and the Jets, while Buffalo is 5-5 and a longshot to make the playoffs.
Ryan Tannehill threw a 7-yard touchdown pass to Brandon Gibson, and the Miami Dolphins took a 12-9 lead after three quarters of their AFC East matchup against the Buffalo Bills on Thursday night.
Both teams are far more effective on the defensive side of the ball, and injuries are also a factor.
Turnovers will again be key, for both teams. Miami and Buffalo are tied for second in the NFL with 19 takeaways.