However, Ryan is adamant that his comments are a sign of respect and out of a desire to emulate their feats at his team.
He told reporters: "It's no different than any other week. That's the honest to goodness truth. Now the reason they say obsessed, I want what they have.
"They've won some rings or whatever. I ain't kissing them, but I respect them. I admire the fact that they've been that successful through the years.
"But that's what I'm chasing. I want to win, man. I mean that's as simple as that and to do it if you really want to be the very best then you gotta go ahead and beat this team. You got to find ways to beat them and that's what drives me. I don't want to just beat some, you know, some whoever."
The Bills are 5-4 in their season ahead of their clash against the Patriots.