It happens every year around this time. Everybody wants to take what we’ve seen so far in the NFL and use it to predict how the postseason picture is going to come into focus.
That old saying is starting to crop up: “If the playoffs started today, then . . .”
Well, if the playoffs started today, we would say, a) “Why are they starting in the middle of the week?” and b) “What happened to the second half of the season?”
As another unpredictable Sunday reminded us, it’s too early to draw any solid conclusions about which teams will rise and fall in the second half.
That Arizona and Seattle played to a 6-6 tie, with...