1. NFL Playoff Picture 2013: Postseason Outlook for AFC and NFC Teams in Contention

    The NFL playoffs do not start for another week, but Week 17 of the regular season has plenty of win-or-go-home scenarios that will create a postseason-type atmosphere around the league...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 8 months ago 10,843 reads 0 comments

  2. NFL Playoff Scenarios 2013: Breaking Down Every Outcome Ahead of Week 17

    The 2013 NFL regular season is winding down, but the last week of the regular season will be anything but drab...

    Alex Kay Written by Alex Kay about 8 months ago 3,969 reads 1 comments

  3. NFL Playoff Picture 2013: Teams Heading into the Postseason on the Right Note

    Week 16 proved to have large implications on the 2013 NFL playoff picture, with several teams locking up spots in the postseason. As of now, five of the six spots in the AFC are all set, and two of the six spots are clinched in the NFC...

    Adam Williams Written by Adam Williams about 8 months ago 1,711 reads 5 comments

  4. 5 Reasons the San Francisco 49ers Should Be Considered Super Bowl Favorites

    Heading into the 2013 season, the San Francisco 49ers were viewed by many as one of the favorites to compete in Super Bowl XLVIII. Take a look at what the experts from NFL.com said back on August 30...

    Peter Panacy Written by Peter Panacy about 8 months ago 9,849 reads 87 comments

  5. NFL Playoff Picture 2013: Spots Up for Grabs During Season's Last Week

    The NFL playoff playoff picture remains an unsorted mess heading into the final week of the 2013 season...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 8 months ago 1,868 reads 0 comments

  6. NFL Playoff Picture 2013: Postseason Scenarios in AFC and NFC Ahead of Week 16

    There is still a surprising amount of playoff uncertainty in both the NFC and AFC, considering there are just two weeks left in the 2013 NFL season...

    Alex Kay Written by Alex Kay about 8 months ago 13,284 reads 1 comments

  7. NFL Playoff Scenarios: AFC and NFC Teams That Can Clinch in Week 16

    The possible playoff scenarios for the 2013 NFL season are the talk of the sport, and the focus heading into Week 16 has shifted to which AFC and NFC teams can clinch a postseason berth...

    Donald Wood Written by Donald Wood about 8 months ago 5,768 reads 0 comments

  8. 3 Teams the 49ers Don't Want to Meet in the Playoffs

    The NFL 's kaleidoscopic playoff picture—always changing with every week—is finally coming into clearer focus. While the 49ers can still finish anywhere from being the No...

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  9. No. 2 Seed: Miami Dolphins' Best-Case AFC Playoff Scenario

    The Miami Dolphins, winners of their last three games, hold their playoff destiny in their own hands. The simple and often overstated truth, "Win and you're in," most certainly applies here...

    Michael Brumagin Written by Michael Brumagin about 8 months ago 7,251 reads 24 comments

  10. AFC Playoff Picture 2013: Projecting All Six Postseason Seeds

    While the NFC remains wide open, with nine teams gunning for five remaining playoff berths (the Seattle Seahawks have already clinched their spot), the AFC is a bit easier to predict, with five teams gunning for three spots...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 8 months ago 1,285 reads 0 comments

  11. NFL Playoff Scenarios: AFC and NFC Analysis and Predictions

    The NFL playoffs are quickly approaching, with just one game remaining before Week 16 gets underway. Thus, there are tons of scenarios still in play in the 2013 regular season, with a plethora of teams vying for postseason positions down to the wire...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 8 months ago 27,874 reads 0 comments

  12. Best, Worst Case Scenarios for a Kansas City Chiefs Playoff Run

    Justin Houston and Tamba Hali are the most menacing pass-rushing tandem to don Chiefs uniforms since the late great Derrick Thomas and Neil Smith splintered...

    Brett  Gering Written by Brett Gering about 8 months ago 8,392 reads 8 comments

  13. NFL Playoff Picture 2013: Breaking Down Postseason Scenarios in Week 15

    The 2013 NFL season is humming right along with just about three weeks left for the playoff picture to reveal itself completely...

    Alex Kay Written by Alex Kay about 8 months ago 3,123 reads 0 comments

  14. Biggest Improvement Every Contender Must Make Before NFL Playoffs

    As we reach the the final weeks of the NFL season, the playoff picture is finally starting to firm up. Several teams are virtual locks to make the playoffs, but that is not to say there aren't clear improvements that need to be made...

    Dilan Ames Written by Dilan Ames about 8 months ago 1,869 reads 13 comments

  15. NFL Playoff Picture 2013: Predicting Week 15 Games with Biggest Implications

    With only three games remaining in the 2013 regular season, the NFL playoff picture is beginning to take shape, but there is still plenty to be decided on the gridiron as Week 15 approaches...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 8 months ago 8,917 reads 1 comments

  16. 5 Teams the San Francisco 49ers Should Hope to Avoid in the Playoffs

    Admit it—even the rough-and-tough, blue-collar San Francisco 49ers can hope to avoid certain teams in the playoffs. Can they—yes. Should they? Well, that’s an affirmative too...

    Joe Levitt Written by Joe Levitt about 8 months ago 12,838 reads 120 comments

  17. An Updated Prospectus for San Francisco 49ers' Playoff Chances After Week 14

    The San Francisco 49ers ' 19-17 win over the Seattle Seahawks in Week 14 was a crucial step in the team's chances to earn a playoff berth in 2013...

    Peter Panacy Written by Peter Panacy about 9 months ago 14,106 reads 51 comments

  18. NFL Playoff Picture 2013: Examining AFC and NFC Ahead of Week 14

    Some people have said that the NFL stands for "Not For Long," and while that is not the actual acronym, the sentiment remains true...

    Sean Hojnacki Written by Sean Hojnacki about 9 months ago 8,581 reads 4 comments

  19. NFL Playoff Picture 2013: Highlighting Most Viable Super Bowl Contenders

    Super Bowl XLVIII is still a ways off with plenty of the 2013 NFL playoff picture still to be decided, but some of the most viable contenders are starting to separate themselves from the rest of the league...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 9 months ago 1,438 reads 0 comments

  20. NFL Playoff Picture 2013: Teams Whose Postseason Hopes Will Fade in Week 13

    The St. Louis Rams have been playing very well of late, but Jeff Fisher's team is about to have its playoff hopes all but squashed. At 5-6 and in last place in the NFC West, the Rams can ill afford to drop their seventh game of the season...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 9 months ago 2,267 reads 0 comments

  21. NFL Playoff Picture 2013: Outsiders with Best Shot to Get In

    With five weeks left before the 2013 NFL playoffs commence, there are only a few teams that appear locked into the postseason. Below those elite few is a mob of squads that is fighting over the final few spots in each conference...

    Jesse Reed Written by Jesse Reed about 9 months ago 3,477 reads 0 comments

  22. NFL: In Depth Look at 2013 AFC Playoff Picture After Week 11

    After 11 weeks of NFL action, the playoff picture for the American Football Conference is clearing up at the top but remains cloudy down below, with eight teams in serious contention for the final wild-card bid...

    Richard Santamaria Written by Richard Santamaria about 9 months ago 5,065 reads 0 comments

  23. San Francisco 49ers: Chances of Making the Playoffs After Week 10

    It was not that long ago that San Francisco 49ers fans and analysts were talking about their team returning to the Super Bowl after the 2013 season...

    Peter Panacy Written by Peter Panacy about 9 months ago 11,157 reads 82 comments

  24. New York Jets Still Playoff Contenders Despite Disastrous Week 8 Showing

    Week 8's 49-9 loss to the Cincinnati Bengals was the most disastrous showing for the New York Jets this season...

    Philip Schawillie Written by Philip Schawillie about 10 months ago 1,301 reads 19 comments

  25. The Contenders and Pretenders of the 2013 NFL Season

    Week 7 of the 2013 season is nearly upon us, and several teams have established an identity, for better or worse. We'll take a look at the wins and losses of every team now that they have all played at least five games...

    Ryan Gold Written by Ryan Gold about 10 months ago 4,053 reads 5 comments