Originally Posted by ObsiWan
If you mean that we won't know whether we've made the playoffs until the last week of the season, then I think that's nuts.
So which is it?
Originally Posted by The Pencil Neck
Remember that one year when Shanahan's Broncos went 8-0 to start the season and then went 0-8 to finish it and missed the playoffs.
I think you're referring to the 2009 season where Josh McDaniels began his had coaching career 6-0, then the Broncos went 2-8 the rest of the way.
12 of the past 14 AFC Champions had a 1st round bye. I'm hoping the Texans get that bye, myself.