The Buffalo Bills have only played one playoff game this century and it was when the century was eight days old and the Music City Miracle ended their season early. They have had one winning season in that time, with a 9-7 mark back in 2004.
Over the past two seasons, the Bills have won a total of 10 games and some may think things look bleak. With the NFL season only one game old and the Bills not even taking a regular season snap yet, I think this is the year they can end that playoff drought.
There are a number of things that will need to fall into place for this team to be one of the top six teams in a tough AFC, but here are five reasons why the Bills could sneak into the playoffs.