Top 3 teams not named Chiefs that Buffalo Bills must watch out for in playoffs

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For the Buffalo Bills, the Kansas City Chiefs are still the team to beat. But that doesn’t mean there aren’t other teams looking just only at the Chiefs.

For the last two years, the Chiefs have dominated the AFC and have been where the road to the Super Bowl goes through. There’s no doubt that they’ve earned the right to have the bye week and home-field advantage in the playoffs.

While that is probably the same team the Bills would re-match again within the AFC Championship game, it is important to realize that Buffalo has as much of a target on their backs as Kansas City does. There are three teams in the AFC that if they make the playoffs have a real threat at knocking off the Bills.

The Buffalo Bills must avoid putting all their eggs in one basket, and make sure they’re ready for these teams if they do meet in the playoffs. Because we all know that anything can happen in the game of Football, and you don’t want to be on the wrong side of an upset.

Here’s my first of the teams (in descending order) that could knock the Buffalo Bills out of the playoffs: