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Bills Links, 5/27: Buffalo’s Super Bowl odds

How likely are the Bills to make the playoffs for the third time in four years?

In today’s edition of the Buffalo Bills daily links, after another busy offseason, expectations are high in Western New York for the Bills heading into 2020. We examine ESPN’s comprehensive Football Power Index to see where the Bills fall in terms of teams most likely to win the Super Bowl, along with their projected win total and odds to make the playoffs for the third time in four years. We also address head coach Sean McDermott’s comments about how playing without fans at New Era Field would be a challenge, explore why the NFL’s proposed rules change for onside kicks should benefit the Bills’ defense, hear how McDermott plans to deploy rookie A.J. Epenesa on a talented defensive line, delve into whether rookie Jake Fromm can win the backup quarterback job, and much more!

ESPN Power Index gives Bills 10th-best Super Bowl odds | WGR 550 SportsRadio
ESPN’s Football Power Index projects the Buffalo Bills as the tenth likeliest Super Bowl champion in 2020.

Bills Today | Where ESPN’s FPI ranks Buffalo heading into 2020 season -
Here are three things to know about the Bills for Wednesday, May 27.

What ESPN’s Football Power Index says about Buffalo Bills in 2020 (Projected win total, playoff odds, more) -
The Bills will look to win the AFC East for the first time since 1995.

2020 NFL season projections - Where do the Buffalo Bills fall? -
Kansas City Chiefs to reign supreme again? A new king in the AFC East? We ran 20,000 simulations for the 2020 NFL season with our Football Power Index model.

Sean McDermott on possibility of playing games without fans: ‘We’ll adjust’ – The Buffalo News
Appearing Tuesday on former Bills center Eric Wood’s “What’s Next?” podcast, Sean McDermott admitted that games played at New Era Field without fans would be a challenge.

Report: NFL may be returning next week, minicamps in June | WGR 550 SportsRadio
A report says NFL head coaches may be returning to team facilities as early as next week, with players reporting for minicamps in mid-to-late June.

Proposed onside kick rule plays to strength of Bills’ defense – in theory – The Buffalo News
The increasing lack of success of onside kick attempts over the last two seasons prompted the new proposed rule.

How Buffalo Bills HC Sean McDermott plans to use rookie AJ Epenesa in ‘perfect world’ -
McDermott laid out his 'perfect world' situation for Epenesa as a rookie.

NFL at Home: Devin Singletary shares his favorite game from his rookie season -
In this edition of "NFL at Home," Buffalo Bills running back Devin Singletary discusses highlights from his rookie season.

Maricucci's 2020 forecast for Josh Allen -
NFL Network's Steve Mariucci shares his expectations for Buffalo Bills quarterback Josh Allen in 2020.

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