The two sure things when it comes to predicting NFL playoff teams (Shutdown Corner)

If the season were to end today, there would be four teams in the playoffs who didn’t make it last season: the Dallas Cowboys, the Atlanta Falcons, the Oakland Raiders and the Buffalo Bills. In this week’s NFL in 90, I look at this year’s playoff contenders and where the “new team” count will land. Can teams like the Tennessee Titans, Indianapolis Colts and Philadelphia Eagles displace current incumbents who are in like the Houston Texans, Washington Redskins and Denver Broncos?