SportsPulse: The NFC East is a joke and somehow will have a team hosting a playoff game this January. Mackenzie Salmon overreacts to the biggest story lines from Week 8 in the NFL. USA TODAY
With the NFL’s regular season already through its first eight weeks, many of the top teams have begun to distinguish themselves. Each has things to work on, but the Kansas City Chiefs, Seattle Seahawks, Pittsburgh Steelers and Tampa Bay Buccaneers look like bona fide Super Bowl contenders.
Then comes the next tier of teams: the Baltimore Ravens, Tennessee Titans, Green Bay Packers, Buffalo Bills, New Orleans Saints and Los Angeles Rams. All appear capable of making playoff runs.