NFL Contenders and Pretenders After Week 9

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With winter so close we can taste it, the NFL playoff picture is starting to take shape, and it's time to start weeding through the pretenders to get to the true Super Bowl contenders.

Some teams, like the Atlanta Falcons and Houston Texans, are solid locks for the playoffs, but others aren't quite as good as their records might lead you to believe (we're looking at you, Philly).

So who's an under-the-radar playoff team? And who's a pretender in disguise?

Tune in to the video above to find out what lead NFL analyst Josh Zerkle has to say, and let us know what you think in the comments section below!

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