The Kansas City Chiefs and Pittsburgh Steelers have both started 3-0, surprising most people around the NFL.
GM Scott Pioli has done a great job of building depth through the draft. First round pick Eric Berry has been a stabilizing force in the secondary, along with Brandon Flowers, who is developing into one of the best young cornerbacks in the league.
Add in the immediate impact of rookie return men Dexter McCluster and Javier Arenas and the Chiefs look like a force to be reckoned with in the AFC West.
But, in a year full of surprises like the Houston Texans (2-1) and disappointments like the San Diego Chargers (1-2), where do the Chiefs rank among the AFC elite?