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If the packets arrive on your network/webserver, even if you refuse all of them or rate-limit them with the most powerfull firewall on earth, they still arrive.. and if the attackers have a bigger bandwidth than you, it will overflow your bandwidth.
And in your case, its not even spoofing or icmp flooding, no, its just legitimate web traffic.
As said in another thread, only the ISP can do something about it.