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    Playoffs

    Afc is pretty bad overall.

    Afce - jets done, fins suck.

    Afcn - pit dead, cin sucks, cle sucks.

    Afcs - they all suck.

    Afcw - raiders meh, broncos suck.

    With a 2-0 start and the landscape of the AFC, without major injury it would be a big disappointment if the bills don't get a wildcard. With a defense like ours, we could go **** that time of year.

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    Re: Playoffs

    Bro... We are two games into the season... Pump the brakes...
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    Quote Originally Posted by BillsFanCupp38 View Post
    Bro... We are two games into the season... Pump the brakes...
    LOL, he's not the only one.
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    Re: Playoffs

    More about the AFC as a whole. It's garbola.

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    Re: Playoffs

    8 wins might get a wild card this year. There's a lot of bad teams in the AFC

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    Re: Playoffs

    Quote Originally Posted by Buffalogic View Post
    cle sucks.
    so that's a guaranteed win on 11/10?

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    Re: Playoffs

    Quote Originally Posted by Bill Cody View Post
    so that's a guaranteed win on 11/10?
    Barring major injury, yes.

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    Re: Playoffs

    Quote Originally Posted by Forward_Lateral View Post
    8 wins might get a wild card this year. There's a lot of bad teams in the AFC
    A lot of those bad teams play each other, racking up wins

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    Re: Playoffs

    Quote Originally Posted by sukie View Post
    A lot of those bad teams play each other, racking up wins
    That's a good point. I still don't see that many finishing with more than 8 wins though. I'm far too lazy to try and figure it out, however.

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    Re: Playoffs

    Houston
    Baltimore
    Tennessee
    San Diego
    Indy
    Cleveland

    These are the teams you have to stay above to get a WC playoff spot.

    Forget the division. Patriots will probably go undefeated.

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    Re: Playoffs

    FYI, here's how Buffalo's 2-0 starts ended in the 2000's. Notice how they all end with "Missed playoffs"

    2000: Wins against Titans and Packers to begin 8-8-1 season. Missed playoffs.

    2003: Wins against Patriots and at Jaguars to begin 6-10 season. Missed playoffs.

    2008: Wins against Seattle and at Jaguars to begin 7-9 season. Missed playoffs.

    2011: Wins at Chiefs and against Raiders to begin 6-10 season. Missed playoffs.

    2014: Wins at Bears and against Dolphins to begin 9-7 season. Missed playoffs.

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    Re: Playoffs

    Quote Originally Posted by OpIv37 View Post
    FYI, here's how Buffalo's 2-0 starts ended in the 2000's. Notice how they all end with "Missed playoffs"

    2000: Wins against Titans and Packers to begin 8-8-1 season. Missed playoffs.

    2003: Wins against Patriots and at Jaguars to begin 6-10 season. Missed playoffs.

    2008: Wins against Seattle and at Jaguars to begin 7-9 season. Missed playoffs.

    2011: Wins at Chiefs and against Raiders to begin 6-10 season. Missed playoffs.

    2014: Wins at Bears and against Dolphins to begin 9-7 season. Missed playoffs.
    Meaningless but interesting

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    Re: Playoffs

    Also, just a reminder of the last several seasons (many of which had a good start):

    2014 :: at one point... 5-3 [ ended 9 - 7 ] // ( started 2-0 )
    2015 :: at one point... 3-2 [ ended 8 - 8 ]
    2016 :: at one point... 4-2 [ ended 9 - 7 ] // ( 0-2 then 4 wins in a row )
    2017 :: at one point... 5-2 [ ended 9 - 7 ] // ( started 1-1 ) -- Playoff drought ended, but one and done in the playoffs. =/

    2018 :: 0-2 [ ended 6 - 10 ]
    2019 :: 2-0 [ ????????????? ]

    It's fun to dream, and I don't want to rain on anyone's parade, but like many people have said here, let's not get too carried away after only 2 games. )))

    GO BILLS!!!!
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    Re: Playoffs

    Quote Originally Posted by Historian View Post
    Houston
    Baltimore
    Tennessee
    San Diego
    Indy
    Cleveland

    These are the teams you have to stay above to get a WC playoff spot.

    Forget the division. Patriots will probably go undefeated.
    One of the 3 AFC South teams will win their division, so you really only have to stay ahead of 2 of them (1 technically as there is 2 wild card spots).

    Baltimore will probably run away with their division

    San Diego looks like a trash can

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    Re: Playoffs

    Quote Originally Posted by sukie View Post
    Meaningless but interesting
    It's meaningless in the sense that what those teams did after going 2-0 has no bearing on what this team will do after going 2-0.

    But it does show that talking about playoffs at 2-0 is a bit absurd. It's too early to mean anything, especially given the low quality of opponent so far.

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    Re: Playoffs

    absurd enough for someone at nfl.com to get paid for writing about it.

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    Re: Playoffs

    Quote Originally Posted by OpIv37 View Post
    It's meaningless in the sense that what those teams did after going 2-0 has no bearing on what this team will do after going 2-0.

    But it does show that talking about playoffs at 2-0 is a bit absurd. It's too early to mean anything, especially given the low quality of opponent so far.
    I totally agree with you, Opie.

    We're just getting started, and anything could happen...as we've seen.

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    Re: Playoffs

    Take it 1 week at a time.

    It's waaaaaaaaay to early.
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    Re: Playoffs

    Quote Originally Posted by Night Train View Post
    Take it 1 week at a time.

    It's waaaaaaaaay to early.
    Yeah! Just like that Sitcom "One Day At A Time" from back in the day...

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aDSRGnS7l3A
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