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  1. Quick Take: Chiefs at Colts

    Mike Wells

    Three things to know about next week's Kansas City Chiefs-Indianapolis Colts wild-card playoff game at Lucas Oil Stadium: 1. Containing Jamaal Charles. The Chiefs running back finished with 106 yards on 13 carries in the first matchup between the ...

    Blog | December 29, 2013
  2. Rapid Reaction: Kansas City Chiefs

    Adam Teicher

    OAKLAND, Calif. -- Some thoughts on the Kansas City Chiefs' 56-31 victory against the Oakland Raiders: What it means: The Chiefs clinched at least a wild-card playoff berth with the victory. At 11-3, the Chiefs are tied with the Denver Broncos for...

    Blog | December 15, 2013
  3. Jamaal Charles, Alex Smith lead Chiefs past Raiders and into play...

    Jamaal Charles tied a franchise record with five touchdowns in a game, Alex Smith threw five TD passes and the Kansas City Chiefs beat the Raiders 56-31 on Sunday to clinch at least a wild-card spot.

    Recap | Box Score | Conversation | December 15, 2013
  4. Double Coverage: Raiders at Jets

    Rich Cimini and Paul Gutierrez

    The New York Jets and Oakland Raiders are a lot alike. They're rebuilding teams, slumping and struggling for answers at the quarterback position -- and yet they remain mathematically alive in the AFC wild-card race. Go figure. The old AFL rivals m...

    Blog | December 05, 2013
  5. Who is Ravens' biggest wild-card threat?

    Jamison Hensley

    The Baltimore Ravens (6-6) currently hold the No. 6 and final playoff seed in the AFC. While I don't see the Ravens or any other of the wild-card contenders winning their final four games, I still believe someone will get the second wild-card spot wi...

    Blog | December 02, 2013
  6. Cardinals soaring due to defense, better QB

    John McTigue

    The Arizona Cardinals are 7-4 this season and riding a four-game winning streak. After starting 26th in the preseason ESPN.com NFL Power Rankings, the Cardinals have now jumped to ninth and are in the hunt for a Wild Card spot. When did this happ...

    Blog | November 26, 2013
  7. Five Wonders: A wild-card possibility?

    Todd Archer

    IRVING, Texas -- It's a short week for the Dallas Cowboys with the Oakland Raiders visiting on Thanksgiving, but we're not shortening Five Wonders. It's still five and we're still wondering. On to the Wonders: The easiest way for the Cowboy...

    Blog | November 26, 2013
  8. Poll Friday: Final AFC wild card?

    James Walker

    The AFC is top heavy this season with powerhouse teams like the Denver Broncos (9-1) and Kansas City Chiefs (9-1). However, there are a lot of teams in the mix for that final wild card in the AFC. So which team will claim the coveted final playoff...

    Blog | November 22, 2013
  9. About Last Night: Buccos Dance Once Again

    Spike Friedman

    In case you were busy trying to shake off seeing the Raider Rusher, here's what you missed in sports on Wednesday. For the first time in 21 years, the Pittsburgh Pirates will be playing postseason baseball after clinching at least a wild-card be...

    Blog | September 24, 2013
  10. Dallas Cowboys getting closer to a playoff spot in ESPN Insider's...

    Nik Bonaddio and Keith Goldner

    ESPN Insider's Week 15 NFL Playoff Predictor, powered by numberFire, reveals that the Dallas Cowboys and Washington Redskins are gaining ground on the final wild-card spot in the NFC.

    Story | Conversation | December 11, 2012
  11. Final Word: AFC East

    James Walker

    Five nuggets of knowledge about Week 12: Must-win game for Bills: The Buffalo Bills are 4-6 and on thin ice for an AFC wild card. The Bills will meet one of the two current wild-card placeholders -- the Indianapolis Colts -- in what could be a pla...

    Blog | November 23, 2012
  12. Oakland Raiders out of wild-card race

    Bill Williamson

    DENVER -- There will be only one AFC West team in the playoffs. The Oakland Raiders have been eliminated from wild-card contention because both the New York Jets and the Houston Texans lost. The Raiders had two wild-card avenues and both were clos...

    Blog | January 01, 2012
  13. Wild-card berth better for Raiders?

    Bill Williamson

    I never try to take an unusual position just to be a contrarian. If something doesn't make sense, I try to fight against it. And, usually, arguing that a team may be best suited to be a wild card rather a division winner doesn't make any sense. Bu...

    Blog | December 27, 2011
  14. Will Jets get help in Week 14?

    James Walker

    The New York Jets need help. But is anyone willing to assist them? Time is running out and Week 14 could be huge for New York to make up ground in the wild-card chase. The Jets (7-5) have been inconsistent all year and put themselves in a position...

    Blog | December 09, 2011
  15. NFL -- 2012 QB landscape hinges on Matt Barkley of USC

    John Clayton

    Teams looking for a franchise QB in 2012 will anxiously await Matt Barkley's decision, writes John Clayton in his latest mailbag.

    Story | Conversation | December 07, 2011
  16. New York Jets make playoffs in ESPN Insider's NFL Playoffs Predic...

    Nik Bonaddio and Keith Goldner

    The New York Jets earn the AFC's No. 6 seed, replacing the Cincinnati Bengals, according to Insider's NFL Playoff Predictor. The Chicago Bears also fall out of the top six in the NFC.

    Story | Conversation | December 06, 2011