Perhaps the short week is a good thing for the Bills in this situation. Sitting at 3-6, they don’t want to have to think anymore than they need to about how this game will determine the rest of their season.
It’s a must-win matchup for Buffalo, who continues to struggle within the AFC East. The team is currently 0-3 in division play in 2012. Dating back to 2008, their record against division opponents now sits at an atrocious 4-23.
Meanwhile, Miami got off to a surprising start this year and will try to even their record at .500 with a win on Thursday Night Football.
For the Bills, coming off a heartbreaking loss to the New England Patriots won’t be easy, but it's a game they simply have to win to keep their slim playoff hopes alive.
Let’s take a look at the 10 keys to victory for Buffalo.