Which division you play in matters. The Washington Football Team hosted a playoff game last season because they happened to be in one of the worst divisions in NFL history.
Not all divisions are equal. With that in mind, let’s figure out which division is toughest (and weakest) by ranking all eight:
8. NFC East
The good news is the NFC East won’t be as bad as last season, when a 7-9 Washington Football Team held off the 6-10 New York Giants and 6-10 Dallas Cowboys for the division title. Washington and the Giants all showed some promise in the second half of the season, and Dak Prescott’s return is huge for Dallas. The Philadelphia Eagles won’t be very good, but none of the teams in this division will be that good. Just better than last season, hopefully.
7. NFC North
This division would have been a mess if Aaron Rodgers left it. But he’s back with the Green Bay Packers, and there…