Cleveland Browns' playoff hopes are slim, but still possible

Cleveland Browns' playoff hopes are slim, but still possible
Cleveland Browns fans cheer during the second half of an NFL football game against the Denver Broncos, Saturday, Dec. 15, 2018, in Denver. The Browns won 17-16. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski) (David Zalubowski)

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) - The Pittsburgh Steelers put the Browns in a tough spot Sunday but the Browns still have a chance to make the playoffs.

With a win over the New England Patriots, the Steelers advanced to 8-5-1, putting the Browns out of contention to win the AFC North.

The Baltimore Ravens, Tennessee Titans and Indianapolis Colts also won, improving their records to 8-6.

Browns record: 6-7-1

Things are tight, but here’s what has to happen for the Browns to play in the postseason.

  • The Browns must win out their final two games, finishing out 8-7-1
  • The Ravens lose their remaining games 
  • The Miami Dolphins lose one of their final games
  • The Colts and Titans both lose next week and tie each other in the final game to finish 8-7-1

Chances are slim but yes Lloyd, there’s still a chance.

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