If the Chiefs are to make the playoffs again in 2014, they will do so against a more difficult schedule. The Chiefs will face the seventh-toughest schedule in the league next season, according to the 2013 winning percentage of their 16 opponents.
The teams KC will face had a 2013 cumulative winning percentage of .559. If there’s any good news in this regard for the Chiefs, it’s that their three rivals face an even more difficult schedule. The Oakland Raiders will play the most difficult schedule (.578), while the Denver Broncos are second (.570) and the San Diego Chargers tied for fourth (.563).