There are a handful of NFL teams that have self-destructed down the stretch.
The Baltimore Ravens have fallen back to the pack after being in contention for a first-round bye. The Ravens will still be in the playoffs this year, but the team is certainly not playing its best football as the postseason draws near.
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have thrown away any chance they had at making the playoffs this year, despite their offense being one of the most pleasant surprises in football.
Not making the playoffs is one thing, but leading your fanbase to believe you're a contender only to show you're a pretender is another thing.
There's no shortage of self-destructing teams in the NFL, but which players have crumbled during the stretch run? Let's take a closer look.