Playoff expansion is set to be a topic of conversation at the
"Would help my Cowboys," he said.
But would it really?
Under the current format, 12 teams make the postseason -- the four division winners and two wild-card teams from each conference. The proposed change would add one more wild-card team each for the
In other words, the top seven teams from each conference would make the cut.
But since winning the
That means the league would have to add anywhere from three to seven playoff teams per conference -- or six to 14 teams overall -- before the Cowboys could start reaping the benefits of expansion.