Raise your hand if, when you looked at the schedule before the season started, you thought the Week 9 matchup between the Indianapolis Colts and the Miami Dolphins would have big implications in AFC playoff race.
Nobody? Well, we don’t blame you. The two teams combined for eight wins total in 2011 — and with both sitting at 4-3 right now, they’ve already matched that through just eight weeks of the season.
It’s a pretty rapid turnaround for both teams, and with them playing each other Sunday in Miami, we asked Westwood One NFL analyst Tony Boselli for his take on which team has a better shot at making a playoff run.
(Listen to Tony’s Take on the Dolphins and the Colts)
Tony Boselli is an analyst for Westwood One’s coverage of the NFL. Tony will get a chance to see two more teams in the playoff hunt this weekend when he travels to Seattle to call the Seahawks (4-4) against the Minnesota Vikings (5-3). Coverage begins at 3:30 PM Eastern on Sunday.