The Kansas City Chiefs own the top spot in the AFC, but their lead hardly is comfortable.

The New England Patriots, who beat the Minnesota Vikings on Sunday, trail the Chiefs for the AFC’s top spot by just one game. And with four more games left in the season, the Chiefs certainly must be feeling the pressure.

Thanks to a victory over KC in October, the Patriots own the tiebreaker for playoff seeding. New England still is finding its identity a little bit, but everything is starting to come together, meaning it will be an exciting race to the finish.

For Jermaine Wiggins’ breakdown of the Pats’ current situation after Sunday’s win, check out the “NESN Sports Today” video above, presented by People’s United Bank.