NFL teams playing this weekend have a tough road to Miami for the Super Bowl
ROB MAADDI AP Pro Football Writer
January 2, 2020, 7:20 AM
4 min read
NFL teams playing this weekend have a tough road to Miami for the Super Bowl.
How difficult is it for the teams seeded Nos. 3-6?
Since 1990, when the current 12-team playoff format was introduced, it’s happened only 12 times and none since the 2012 Ravens.
Meanwhile, teams with a first-round bye have reached the Super Bowl 46 times in that span. Only two No. 3 seeds, seven No. 4s, one No. 5 and two No. 6s have advanced.
That’s bad news for