The Buffalo News’ 2014 NFL Preview will be published in Sunday’s editions. It will include an in-depth cover story on EJ Manuel, a breakdown of the Bills, team-by-team previews, Jerry Sullivan’s column, predictions and much more.


Here are Jay Skurski’s predictions for the 2014 NFL season:

AFC East: New England

AFC North: Cincinnati

AFC South: Indianapolis

AFC West: Denver

AFC wild cards: Baltimore, San Diego

NFC East: Philadelphia

NFC North: Green Bay

NFC South: New Orleans

NFC West: Seattle

NFC wild cards: San Francisco, Chicago

AFC champion: Denver

NFC champion: San Francisco

Super Bowl champion: Denver

Bills 2014 record: 6-10


Here’s how Skurski did last year:

Category (2013 winner): Skurski’s prediction

AFC East (New England): New England

AFC North (Cincinnati): Cincinnati

AFC South (Indianapolis): Houston

AFC West (Denver): Denver

AFC wild cards (Kansas City, San Diego): Baltimore, Indianapolis

NFC East (Philadephia): NY Giants

NFC North (Green Bay): Green Bay

NFC South (Carolina): Atlanta

NFC West (Seattle): Seattle

NFC wild cards (San Francisco, New Orleans): San Francisco, Washington

AFC champion (Denver): Denver

NFC champion (Seattle): Seattle

Super Bowl (Seattle): Seattle

Bills 2013 record (6-10): 5-11

More News predictions:

Tim Graham

Mark Gaughan

Jerry Sullivan