Fitzpatrick Leads Bills to Romp Over Chiefs

5 years 1 month 2 weeks ago September 11, 2011 Sep 11, 2011 Sunday, September 11 2011 Sunday, September 11, 2011 4:16:00 PM CDT in Football
Source: The Associated Press
By: Associated Press

KANSAS CITY (AP) - Ryan Fitzpatrick threw four touchdown passes, two of them to journeyman tight end Scott Chandler, and the Buffalo Bills romped to a season-opening 41-7 victory over the Kansas City Chiefs on Sunday.

Fitzpatrick finished with 208 yards passing for the Bills, who who hadn't score 40 points in an opener since a 40-7 victory over the Los Angeles Rams on Sept. 6, 1992.

Fred Jackson added 112 yards rushing for Buffalo.

Matt Cassel threw for 119 yards with a touchdown and interception for Kansas City.

It was the most lopsided season-opening loss in franchise history, and the worst home loss by the Chiefs since a 45-0 loss to the Pittsburgh Steelers 35 years ago.

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