Five weeks of the 2017 NFL season are officially in the books. Now that we’re getting into the meat of the regular season, the contenders are beginning to separate themselves from the pretenders. As we can see by the current NFL playoff picture, though, there are still some interesting, unexpected clubs pushing for a postseason berth.
With that in mind, let’s take a look at what the playoff field would look like if the NFL playoffs began today. It’s only Week 6, but there’s a lot we’ve already learned this season and plenty more to learn with 12 weeks of gridiron action still to be played.