The Bills are atop the AFC East. At 3 – 1 they have a 2 game advantage over division rivals Miami, New England, and New York Jets, all of them being 1 – 3. THINGS ARE SHAPING UP IN THE CONFERENCE RACE. WE ARE RANKED 3rd IN THE PLAYOFF PICTURE, TRAILING THE RAIDERS AND BENGALS. ENERGIZED BY THE EARLY LEAD, WE FORGE AHEAD AS 1BUFFALO.