2016 Buffalo Bills schedule

Season statistics

Offense Defense
Record Playoff record Total yards Pass yards Rush yards Turnovers First downs Total yards Pass yards Rush yards Turnovers First downs
7-9-0 0-0 6551 3658 2893 16 381 6509 4103 2406 22 374
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The Buffalo Bills' fifty-seventh season was in 2016, and it was the second season Rex Ryan served as the head coach of the team. The Bills played their home games at New Era Field. He was fired from the Bills on Tuesday, December 27, 2016. They finished the season 7-9-0, 4-4-0 at home and 3-5-0 on the road.


Week Opponent Score Notes
Preaseason Week 1 Indianapolis Colts 18-19
Preaseason Week 2 New York Giants 21-0
Preaseason Week 3 @ Washington Redskins 16-21
Preaseason Week 4 @ Detroit Lions 0-31
Week 1 @ Baltimore Ravens 7-13
Week 2 New York Jets 31-37
Week 3 Arizona Cardinals 33-18
Week 4 @ New England Patriots 16-0
Week 5 @ Los Angeles Rams 30-19
Week 6 San Francisco 49ers 45-16
Week 7 @ Miami Dolphins 25-28
Week 8 New England Patriots 25-41
Week 9 @ Seattle Seahawks 25-31
Week 10 Bye Week
Week 11 @ Cincinnati Bengals 16-12
Week 12 Jacksonville Jaguars 28-21
Week 13 @ Oakland Raiders 24-38
Week 14 Pittsburgh Steelers 20-27
Week 15 Cleveland Browns 33-13
Week 16 Miami Dolphins 31-34
Week 17 @ New York Jets 10-30

2016 Buffalo Bills Coaching Staff

Head Coach: Rex Ryan Interim Head Coach: Anthony Lynn Assistant Head Coach: Anthony Lynn Assistant Head Coach-Defense: Rob Ryan Offensive Coordinator: Greg Roman Defensive Coordinator: Dennis Thurman Interim Offensive Coordinator: Anthony Lynn Special Teams Coordinator: Danny Crossman Quarterbacks Coach: David Lee Wide Receivers Coach: Sanjay Lal Offensive Line Coach: Aaron Kromer Running Backs Coach: Anthony Lynn Tight Ends Coach: Tony Sparano Jr. Senior Offensive Assistant Coach: Chris Palmer Assistant Quarterbacks Coach: Jason Vrable Offensive Assistant Coach: Pat Meyer Defensive Line Coach: John Blake, Jason Rebrovich Linebackers Coach: Bobby April III Outside Linebackers Coach: Jeff Weeks Defensive Backs Coach: Tim McDonald Assistant Defensive Backs Coach: Ed Reed Defensive Assistant Coach: D'Anton Lynn Special Teams Assistant Coach: Eric Smith Special Teams Quality Control Coach: Kathryn Smith Assistant to the Head Coach: Laura Young Coaching Assistant: Mike Giuliani, Zak Kromer, Deuce Schwartz Head Strength and Conditioning Coach: Eric Ciano Strength and Conditioning Coach: Jason Oszvart Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach: Hal Luther Strength and Conditioning Assistant Coach: Dan Liburd, Mark Loecher General Manager: Doug Whaley