The NFL works in a cycle unless your the New England Patriots or Green Bay Packers.
Those two are the only NFL teams that have made the playoffs the past five seasons.
There have been eight teams that haven't made a postseason within that timeframe (Miami, Buffalo, Cleveland, Tennessee, Jacksonville, Oakland, Tampa Bay, & St Louis).
And only four other teams have made the postseason four out of the last five years (New Orleans, Cincinnati, Indianapolis & Baltimore.)
The NFL is the model of parity.
So the question begs, which of last year's playoff teams will regress the most next season? It's not easy making a return trip to the playoffs, as less than half the teams from the 2012-2013 campaign made it in 2013-2014.
Some of the prime candidates are...