It may not feel like it, but we’re already seven weeks into the 2017 NFL campaign. Now that we’re getting into the meat of the season, we’re starting to watch the contenders separate themselves from the pretenders. As we can see by the current NFL playoff picture, though, there are still some surprise teams trying to book a trip to the postseason.
With that in mind, let’s take a look at what the field would look like if the NFL playoffs began today. Week 8 may mark what’s essentially the midway point of the season, but there’s plenty more to learn with 10 weeks of action still set to unfold.