Originally Posted by 55CrushEm
No we wouldn't.....not if Baltimore loses another game....which I think they will. Even if we lose to Baltimore, we will still finish ahead of them if they drop another game.....to either the Giants or Cincy.
Therefore, we'd get the 3-seed, and couldn't possibly play NE in the second round.....since they'd be the 1-seed.
You're right. So the worst scenario we need to avoid is:
Lose to baltimore and finish 12-4
Baltimore loses another game and finishes 11-5
NE wins out and gets a bye
Houston goes 3-0 and gets the # 1 seed