Originally posted on Football Nation  |  Last updated 12/24/12

DENVER - NOVEMBER 14: Dwayne Bowe of the Kansas City Chiefs welcomes his teammates onto the field for warm ups as they face the Denver Broncos at INVESCO Field at Mile High on November 14, 2010 in Denver, Colorado. The Broncos defeated the Chiefs 49-29. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)
The goal was simple for the 9-5 Indianapolis Colts on Sunday: win, and get in.  In other words, the Colts could clinch a playoff spot in the AFC with a win over the Chiefs.  That's exactly what they did, sneaking by Kansas City, 20-13.  In this article, I'll tackle the tough questions following this game, including:Do the Colts deserve a playoff spot?Are the Colts legitimate Super Bowl contenders?Is Andrew Luck the Rookie of the Year?What's next for the Kansas City Chiefs?Will WR Dwayne Bowe return to the team in 2013?  More importantly, should he?5 THINGS WE LEARNED: 1. The 10-5 Indianapolis Colts do not deserve a playoff spot.There's a lot of grey area here, but the bottom line is, Indy isn't a true playoff team.  The Colts took advantage of an AFC that was horrendous outside of its top 3 seeds (HOU, DEN, NE).  Indianapolis really only has one quality win: a 30-27 upset over a Packers team that struggled mightily early in the year.  The Colts were blown out by Chicago, New England...
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