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Straightening up and flying right

Since 1990, 18 teams have begun 0-2 and still qualified for the postseason. Dallas won the Super Bowl in 1993 and New England after the 2001 season. The 0-2 teams since 1990 to qualify for the playoffs:

September 21, 2007

Source: nflmedia.com

Los Angeles Times

*--* YEAR TEAM (WINLESS START) ADVANCED TO 1990 Houston Oilers (0-2) Wild-card playoffs Philadelphia Eagles (0-2) Wild-card playoffs New Orleans Saints (0-2) Wild-card playoffs 1991 Atlanta Falcons (0-2) Wild-card playoffs 1992 San Diego Chargers Divisional playoffs (0-4) 1993 Pittsburgh Steelers Wild-card playoffs (0-2) Dallas Cowboys (0-2) Won Super Bowl XXVIII 1994 New England Patriots Wild-card playoffs (0-2) 1995 Detroit Lions (0-3) Wild-card playoffs 1996 New England Patriots Lost Super Bowl XXXI (0-2) 1998 Arizona Cardinals (0-2) Divisional playoffs Buffalo Bills (0-3) Wild-card playoffs New York Jets (0-2) AFC championship game 2001 New England Patriots Won Super Bowl XXXVI (0-2) 2002 Atlanta Falcons (0-2) Divisional playoffs Pittsburgh Steelers (0-2) Divisional playoffs 2003 Philadelphia Eagles NFC championship game (0-2) 2006 Kansas City Chiefs Wild-card playoffs (0-2) *--*

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