The 2012 NFL playoff bracket won't be filled out for another six months. That shouldn't stop us from having fun and looking ahead to how it will all play out.
New entrants such as the Kansas City Chiefs and Chicago Bears will crash the party like they did in 2010.
Meanwhile, the Detroit Lions and Cincinnati Bengals will take a step back. The North divisions will prove too strong for these up-and-coming teams to repeat their recent success. Their time is coming, though.
Click through to see how the 2012 NFL playoffs will unfold.