November 30, 2023

Josh Allen: You’re gonna have adversity, it’s how you bounce back

After the Bills fired offensive coordinator Ken Dorsey final week, head coach Sean McDermott stated he needed to see quarterback Josh Allen get “back to having that look in his eye and having some fun out there” towards the Jets in Week 12.

Mission achieved. Allen threw three touchdowns and the Bills rolled to a 32-6 win that snapped a two-game dropping streak and provided a reminder of why the season began with such excessive hopes in Buffalo. After the win, Allen referenced McDermott’s feedback whereas discussing how he shifted his focus for this recreation.

“Our team was energetic as we needed to be,” Allen stated, by way of the workforce’s web site. “A lot of that, for better or worse, comes from the quarterback. So just making that a point of emphasis throughout the week. Like, let’s have fun playing this game.”

Dorsey’s firing hit Allen arduous, however the quarterback insisted it wasn’t an indication that the offense was damaged. Sunday’s recreation supplied proof to back up that assertion and Allen stated he thinks {that a} tough week may have been one thing the workforce wanted to get back heading in the right direction.

“Like every season, man, it has its ups and downs,” Allen stated. “You’re going to have adversity. It’s how you bounce back from adversity. And sometimes it takes a spark like this to ignite your team.”

As a nasty offensive workforce taking part in on the highway, the Jets have been a really perfect opponent for the Bills to bounce back towards in Week 11. Week 12 brings a extra daunting process as they are going to head to Philadelphia to face the Eagles and that may supplied a stiffer check of simply how a lot they’ve righted the ship in Buffalo.