ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. – No matter what happened Sunday afternoon at New Era Field, a quarterback with the surname Allen was going to be in pretty good mood at around 4 o’clock.
That ended up being Buffalo’s Josh Allen, who outdueled Denver’s Brandon Allen during a 20-3 Bills victory that further solidified the push to the postseason.
At 8-3, the Bills are two games clear of their closest pursuers in the AFC wild-card race as the Raiders and Colts, both losers this week, are now 6-5.
This was a game the Bills knew they needed given the tough finish they face the rest of the way. Beating the now 3-8 Broncos was absolutely imperative, and the Bills got it done thanks mainly to a dominant defensive