Thursday, September 4, 2008

2008 NFL Awards and Standings Predictions

Taking a break from the Miami Dolphins theme, I thought I'd throw out my predictions for this year's NFL standings and individual awards. So.... here they are.

(Playoff seeds in parentheses...just like this sentence.)

AFC East
1. New England Patriots (2)
2. New York Jets
3. Miami Dolphins
4. Buffalo Bills

AFC North
1. Pittsburgh Steelers (4)
2. Cleveland Browns (5)
3. Cincinnati Bengals
4. Baltimore Ravens

AFC South
1. Indianapolis Colts (1)
2. Jacksonville Jaguars (6)
3. Tennessee Titans
4. Houston Texans

AFC West
1. San Diego Chargers (3)
2. Denver Broncos
3. Oakland Raiders
4. Kansas City Chiefs

NFC East
1. Dallas Cowboys (1)
2. Philadelphia Eagles (5)
3. New York Giants
4. Washington Redskins

NFC North
1. Green Bay Packers (3)
2. Minnesota Vikings (6)
3. Chicago Bears
4. Detroit Lions

NFC South
1. New Orleans Saints (2)
2. Tampa Bay Buccaneers
3. Carolina Panthers
4. Atlanta Falcons

NFC West
1. Seattle Seahawks (4)
2. St. Louis Rams
3. Arizona Cardinals
4. San Francisco 49ers

Wild Card Round
Chargers (3) over Jaguars (6)
Steelers (4) over Browns (5)
Packers (3) over Vikings (6)
Eagles (4) over Seahawks (5)

Divisional Round
Colts (1) over Steelers (4)
Chargers (3) over Patriots (2)
Cowboys (1) over Eagles (4)
Saints (2) over Packers (3)

Conference Championships
Chargers (3) over Colts (1)
Cowboys (1) over Saints (2)

Super Bowl
Chargers over Cowboys

Super Bowl MVP
LaDainian Tomlinson

NFL MVP
LaDainian Tomlinson, Chargers

Offensive Player of the Year
Randy Moss, Patriots

Defensive Player of the Year
Jared Allen, Vikings

Offensive Rookie of the Year
Matt Ryan, Falcons

Defensive Rookie of the Year
Jerod Mayo, Patriots

Coach of the Year
Wade Phillips, Cowboys