, the team that has the best opportunity to get into the playoffs is probably the
, as NFC West Champions.
Looking at the remaining schedule, which is why Thursday's matchup against the
is so big, the road is managable for the
. They have two division games remaining, including the huge game against the
I like the
, they've always played well at the end of the season. Plus it's a QB-driven league, especially at this time of year. The
at the controls, while the
have had uncertainty at the position all season with
and Troy Smith. This is the time that quarterbacks rise to the occassion.
All that being said, there's a good possibility neither of these teams makes it. Even if the
run the table to get to 10-6, they might fall short. And only the division winner will come out of the NFC West.