Originally written on Bloguin Best  |  Last updated 12/17/12
It hasn't been the most dominant year for the teams of the NFC East, but with three teams knotted up at 8-6 with just two games to play, the NFC East may give us one of the most exciting divisional finish we've ever seen. As it stands, the Redskins lead the NFC East, but they're not the only team in the division that controls their own destiny. The Dallas Cowboys, coming off an exciting overtime win, also hold the keys to their own future. While the Giants don't hold their destiny in their own hands in terms of the divisional championship, they could sneak into the playoffs by simply winning their final two games. Let's break down the NFC East's playoff hopes. The Redskins could win the NFC East in one of two ways. The simplest way to stake a claim as the division champions would be to simply win out. The Redskins would need to beat the Eagles this weekend and beat the Cowboys in week 17. By doing that, the Redskins win the division. Washington could also win the division by los...
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