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Bills stymied by Jets

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J.—There was one team that looked like a playoff contender last night.

It wasn't the Buffalo Bills.

Buffalo's pursuit of AFC East kingpin New England was stymied by the N.Y. Jets, who controlled the line of scrimmage on both sides in a 34-21 win that never was close in the second half.

Bombers, Stamps to start backups

CALGARY—Andrew Buckley's first CFL start will feel like old times.

The quarterback marshalled the University of Calgary Dinos offence in cold and snowy conditions at McMahon Stadium during his decorated college career.

The 24-year-old Calgarian will be behind centre for the Calgary Stampeders tonight when they conclude their regular season against the Winnipeg Blue Bombers.