This article was origially posted on the main site on July 24. I’m going to keep an archive of all the predictions in this blog.
The preseason predictions are made exactly like the regular season predictions, except the power rating are calculated from published over/under betting lines for regular season wins, instead of the outcomes of actual games. I don’t consider these to be nearly as reliable as predictions made after week 6 of the NFL season, because frankly, no one knows how good the various teams will be until a few games have been played. With that said, here is how the various divisions break down:
Predicted 2006 Division Finishes
Predicted 2006 Playoff Seedings