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0-2 NFL teams that made the playoffs

Michael Strahan celebrates after the Giants beat the

Michael Strahan celebrates after the Giants beat the New England Patriots 17-14 in Super Bowl XLII in Glendale, Ariz., on Feb. 3, 2008 (Credit: AP)

There are eight teams with 0-2 records heading into Week 3 of the 2013 NFL season. Since 1990,  22 teams that started 0-2 or worse and made the playoffs. Three won the Super Bowl.

Have a look at the history.

YEAR TEAM WINLESS START REACHED
1990 Houston Oilers 0-2 Wild Card Playoffs
1990 Philadelphia Eagles 0-2 Wild Card Playoffs
1990 New Orleans Saints 0-2 Wild Card Playoffs
1991 Atlanta Falcons 0-2 Wild Card Playoffs
1992 San Diego Chargers 0-4 Divisional Playoffs
1993 Pittsburgh Steelers 0-2 Wild Card Playoffs
1993 Dallas Cowboys 0-2 Won Super Bowl XXVIII
1994 New England Patriots 0-2 Wild Card Playoffs
1995 Detroit Lions 0-2 Wild Card Playoffs
1996 New England Patriots 0-2 Lost Super Bowl XXXI
1998 Arizona Cardinals 0-2 Divisional Playoffs
1998 Buffalo Bills 0-3 Wild Card Playoffs
1998 New York Jets 0-2 AFC Championship Game
2001 New England Patriots 0-2 Won Super Bowl XXXVI
2002 Atlanta Falcons 0-2 Divisional Playoffs
2002 Pittsburgh Steelers 0-2 Divisional Playoffs
2003 Philadelphia Eagles 0-2 NFC Championship Game
2006 Kansas City Chiefs 0-2 Wild Card Playoffs
2007 New York Giants 0-2 Won Super Bowl XLII
2008 Miami Dolphins 0-2 Wild Card Playoffs
2008 Minnesota Vikings 0-2 Wild Card Playoffs
2008 San Diego Chargers 0-2 Wild Card Playoffs
2013 New York Giants 0-2 TBD
2013 Jacksonville Jaguars 0-2 TBD
2013 Cleveland Browns 0-2 TBD
2013 Pittsburgh Steelers 0-2 TBD
2013 Washington Redskins 0-2 TBD
2013 Tampa Bay Buccaneers 0-2 TBD
2013 Carolina Panthers 0-2 TBD
2013 Minnesota Vikings 0-2 TBD


 

Tags: giants , new england patriots , dallas cowboys , playoffs

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