|BF 5||How long can BF stay with their stadium situation?|
|4||Can WR Watkins stay healthy all year?|
|3||Will the D be as good as in 2015 as it gets older at key positions like DT?|
|2||Can BF keep the run game going with McCoy and more stable O line?|
|1||Can Taylor offer the kind of passing game to truly contend in the AFC East?|
|MI 5||Can MI really challenge NE for the AFC East title?|
|4||Will D additions of Timmons, Allen & McDonald help?|
|3||Will the high priced D finally live up to their salaries?|
|2||Can MI get as much out of Jay Ajayi as last year 1,272 yards, 8 touchdowns?|
|1||Can Adam Gase push Ryan Tannehill to the next level?|
|NE 5||How much longer will Tom Brady still be effective?|
|4||When will TE Gronk be healthy & can he survive a complete season?|
|3||Will the D be as effective in the playoffs with the loss of Ryan, Sheard & Long?|
|2||Will the O additions be enough to keep NE at the top of the AFC?|
|1||Will a rush-by-committee be enough to earn one more title?|
|NJ 5||Will the addition of LT Beachum & move of Ijalana to RT help the O?|
|4||Can the D survive the losses despite additions of Claiborne, Martin & Lemonier?|
|3||Who will play QB this year McCown?|
|2||Are the Jets tanking to get their QB in the 2018 draft?|
|1||Can NJ beat out SF for the 1st pick in the draft?|
That is what I think. Tell us what you think by commenting here or tweeting me @NNRonDSN.
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Top 5 Questions facing the AFC East teams by Bill Smith