East Rutherford, NJ (SportsNetwork.com) – Kyle Orton threw four touchdown
passes and the Buffalo Bills cruised past the turnover-prone New York Jets,
43-23, on Sunday.
Orton completed 10-of-17 passes for 238 yards for the Bills (5-3), who forced
six turnovers. Sammy Watkins caught three passes for 157 yards and a score.
Anthony Dixon carried the ball 22 times for 44 yards for Buffalo, which lost
starters C.J. Spiller and Fred Jackson to serious injuries last week.
Geno Smith found himself on the bench after throwing three interceptions in
the first quarter for the Jets (1-7). Smith completed just 2-of-8 passes
before being benched for Michael Vick, who connected on 18-of-36 passes for
153 yards and an interception. Vick also lost two fumbles.
Percy Harvin caught three passes for 22 yards and carried the ball four times
for 28 yards in his Jets debut. Harvin was traded to New York from Seattle on
Oct. 17 for a conditional draft pick.