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The Buffalo Bills’ 5 Biggest Games of 2014

Buffalo Bills' 5 Biggest Games of 2014

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When the New England Patriots are in your division, you are always going to have a difficult season. Aside from Tom Brady, the Bills also have several difficult matchups that could determine the success of the whole season. Every game counts in the NFL, but these five games are the most important for Buffalo.

5. Week 1 at Chicago Bears

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5. Week 1 at Chicago Bears

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The first game of the season will set the tone for the entire year. Will E.J. Manuel lead his offense to victory, or will the Bears shut down the offense that ranked 28th in passing yards in 2013?

4. Week 14 at Denver Broncos

2014 Buffalo Bills' Schedule
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4. Week 14 at Denver Broncos

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The Bills are going to have a difficult time containing Peyton Manning and his explosive offense, but the Bills' defense ranked fourth against the pass in 2013. Since this game is near the end of the season, it could become a must win situation if Buffalo is close to making the playoffs.

3. Week 15 vs. Green Bay Packers

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3. Week 15 vs. Green Bay Packers

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After facing the Denver Broncos in Week 14, things won't get any easier in Week 15 against the Green Bay Packers. Two-consecutive loses can be devastating in the NFL, and the importance of this matchup cannot be overlooked.

2. Week 10 vs. Kansas City Chiefs

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2. Week 10 vs. Kansas City Chiefs

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After the team can rest and reorganize with their bye in Week 9, the Bills will need to set the tone for the last eight games of the season. The first game after the bye week is against the Kansas City Chiefs, and any game after a bye week is very important. This matchup will set the tone for the rest of the Bills' season.

1. Week 6 vs. New England Patriots

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1. Week 6 vs. New England Patriots

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Anytime the Bills face the New England Patriots, it is always an important game. These teams will face each other in Week 17, but Week 6 can help solidify the Bills' position in the AFC East. If the Patriots struggle at all, the whole division will be up for grabs.