AFC West- 2017 Season
2018 AFC West Preview: Teams
Check out each AFC West team below, as we provide you with important bullet points to consider. This shorthand will give you a quick but accurate assessment of each team. As the season develops, make sure you use the most recent data and information available before making any NFL wager. You can always utilize the information in our previews as foundation elements when handicapping.
- QB Case Keenum may be the key
- Receiving group strong, includes Demaryius Thomas
- O-line, which was huge problem last year, improved
- Rush attack questionable
- Defense is still strong
- Top-notch LBs
- Second-year coach Joseph looks to do better than 5-11
- QB Mahomes becomes the starter as Mr. Smith goes to Washington
- WR Tyreek Hill leads a very deep group
- RB Kareem Hunt back after +1,000 YD rookie season
- Good O-line but not great
- Can D cut down on yardage allowed?
- LB unit best on D side of ball
- Veteran coach Andy Reid always has something up his sleeve
- QB Phillip Rivers ably runs well stocked offense
- O-line one of best in NFL
- RBs and WRs both deep
- Will D stop opponent ground attacks this season?
- Pass defense is intimidating
- Has placekicking dilemma been solved?
- Coach Anthony Lynn starts second season with a strong team
- QB Derek Carr needs to have a rebound season
- RB Marshawn Lynch can still bring it
- WR Crabtree gone, Nelson in
- Offensive line is sound
- Deep backs best part of questionable D
- LB unit will be tested
- He’s back- John Gruden
Projected Order of Finish
Our 2018 AFC West Preview sees the following order of finish:
Final Thoughts- 2018 AFC West Preview
As the season makes its way through the first month, our 2018 AFC West Preview will prove to be helpful. At the same time, as the season progresses, be sure to reference it, as well as other pages at other sites, to get a balanced view of each club. Our analysis is focused on making sure that avid sports bettors can access the data and information they need. Also, as the season progresses, make sure that you check in with Betting Brain daily to read up on professional football news, get free picks, and use our various features. We have all of the information that NFL bettors want and need.