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The Real Playoff Picture

Coach Tony Sparano

Those who watched Indianapolis beat Jacksonville Thursday night on the NFL Network were treated to an exciting football game. They also were treated to a lot of misinformation when it comes to the AFC playoff picture, in particular as to how it relates to the Dolphins.

With a graphic showing the current playoff positions, with the four leaders and current wild-card leaders Denver and Jacksonville, NFL Network play-by-play man Bob Papa repeated several times throughout the broadcast that the Jaguars controlled their own destiny and were assured a playoff berth with victories in their last three games.Wrong.The Jaguars never controlled their own... Recommended Stories