The New England Patriots and Pittsburgh Steelers are the favorites to play in the AFC championship game in a few weeks, but the best team might be the Jacksonville Jaguars.
The Jaguars (10-4) are scary good.
They have the NFL’s top defense and rushing attack, a combination that is still the best, though some consider it outdated, formula for winning the Super Bowl. The Jaguars are balanced, and the team with the fewest weaknesses usually prevails.
They’ve been inconsistent all season but have a legitimate chance because of their outstanding special teams, good defense and sound running game. Now, if they could ever...