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Numbers reveal extent of Bills' blitzes

Christian Ponder (Timothy T. Ludwig/USA TODAY)

The Vikings don't game plan for the second preseason game, which worked splendidly for the Bills, who blitzed Christian Ponder far more than half of the time he dropped back to pass. It wasn't much easier for Matt Cassel, but Leslie Frazier talked about their approach.

What ever happened to those vanilla preseason games? The Buffalo Bills threw some hot spices in a normally bland serving and left the Vikings with a sour taste. Under rookie head coach Doug Marrone, the Bills took an aggressive approach on both sides of the ball. On offense, they went with a no-huddle approach on 48 of their 78 offensive plays. On defense, they blitzed the Minnesota Vikings... Recommended Stories