AFC West


1. Los Angeles Chargers

Sure, they play in the smallest stadium in the league, but they almost clinched a playoff spot without overwhelming support.

2. Kansas City Chiefs

The time has come to see if the Chiefs heavy investment in QB Patrick Mahomes pays off.

3. Oakland Raiders

The return of ‘Chuckie’ aka Jon Gruden has Raider Nation abuzz.

4. Denver Broncos

John Elway is trying to salvage a broken roster with another veteran QB not named Peyton Manning. Continue reading


AFC West


1. Oakland Raiders

They are a top choice to contend with the Patriots and Steelers for the AFC crown.

2. Denver Broncos

With a new coaching staff the defense won’t be tampered with, but the offense will need some work.

3. Kansas City Chiefs

There isn’t enough depth/talent at key positions for them to stay in contention.

4. Los Angeles Chargers

A change in scenery will have them flying under the radar, but they are talented enough to finish near the .500 mark. Continue reading