Predictions for '04 campaign

Originally Published: September 7, 2004

2004 Expert picks
Len Pasquarelli John Clayton Joe Theismann
Len Pasquarelli
Pasquarelli
AFC

East: Patriots
North: Ravens
South: Titans
West: Chiefs
Wild cards: Colts, Bills

NFC

East: Eagles
North: Vikings
South: Panthers
West: Seahawks
Wild cards: Cowboys, Saints

AFC Champ: Pats
NFC Champ: Eagles
NFL Champ: Pats

Coach: Bill Belichick
Offensive MVP: Randy Moss
Defensive MVP: Ed Reed
Offensive rookie: Kellen Winslow
Defensive rookie: Sean Taylor
Redskins record: 8-8
John Clayton
Clayton
AFC

East: Patriots
North: Ravens
South: Colts
West: Chiefs
Wild cards: Titans, Broncos

NFC

East: Eagles
North: Vikings
South: Panthers
West: Seahawks
Wild cards: Packers, Saints

AFC Champ: Chiefs
NFC Champ: Eagles
NFL Champ: Chiefs

Coach: Dick Vermeil
Offensive MVP: Peyton Manning
Defensive MVP: Ray Lewis
Offensive rookie: Kellen Winslow
Defensive rookie: Sean Taylor
Redskins record: 8-8
Joe Theismann
Theismann
AFC

East: Patriots
North: Ravens
South: Colts
West: Chiefs
Wild cards: Bengals, Broncos

NFC

East: Eagles
North: Vikings
South: Falcons
West: Seahawks
Wild cards: Redskins, Panthers

AFC Champ: Pats
NFC Champ: Seahawks
NFL Champ: Pats

Coach: Joe Gibbs
Offensive MVP: Donovan McNabb
Defensive MVP: Ray Lewis
Offensive rookie: Kevin Jones
Defensive rookie: Sean Taylor
Redskins record: 10-6



2004 Expert picks
Tom Jackson Merril Hoge Sean Salisbury
Tom Jackson
Jackson
AFC

East: Patriots
North: Ravens
South: Colts
West: Chiefs
Wild cards: Broncos, Bengals

NFC

East: Eagles
North: Vikings
South: Panthers
West: Seahawks
Wild cards: Packers, Redskins

AFC Champ: Chiefs
NFC Champ: Panthers
NFL Champ: Chiefs

Coach: Steve Mariucci
Offensive MVP: Priest Holmes
Defensive MVP: Ray Lewis
Offensive rookie: Roy Williams
Defensive rookie: Sean Taylor
Redskins record: 9-7
Merril Hoge
Hoge
AFC

East: Bills
North: Ravens
South: Titans
West: Chiefs
Wild cards: Jaguars, Patriots

NFC

East: Redskins
North: Vikings
South: Panthers
West: Seahawks
Wild cards: Packers, Saints

AFC Champ: Ravens
NFC Champ: Seahawks
NFL Champ: Ravens

Coach: Mike Mularkey
Offensive MVP: Daunte Culpepper
Defensive MVP: Ed Reed
Offensive rookie: Kellen Winslow
Defensive rookie: Sean Taylor
Redskins record: 10-6
Sean Salisbury
Salisbury
AFC

East: Patriots
North: Ravens
South: Colts
West: Chiefs
Wild cards: Titans, Bengals

NFC

East: Eagles
North: Vikings
South: Panthers
West: Seahawks
Wild cards: Redskins, Packers

AFC Champ: Pats
NFC Champ: Seahawks
NFL Champ: Pats

Coach: Joe Gibbs
Offensive MVP: Peyton Manning
Defensive MVP: Ray Lewis
Offensive rookie: Roy Williams
Defensive rookie: Sean Taylor
Redskins record: 10-6



2004 Expert picks
Randy Mueller Mike Golic Mark Schlereth
Randy Mueller
Mueller
AFC

East: Patriots
North: Ravens
South: Colts
West: Chiefs
Wild cards: Titans, Broncos

NFC

East: Eagles
North: Packers
South: Saints
West: Seahawks
Wild cards: Panthers, Vikings

AFC Champ: Chiefs
NFC Champ: Packers
NFL Champ: Chiefs

Coach: Dick Vermeil
Offensive MVP: Deuce McAllister
Defensive MVP: Julius Peppers
Offensive rookie: Kevin Jones
Def. rookie: Jonathan Vilma
Redskins record: 9-7
Mike Golic
Golic
AFC

East: Patriots
North: Ravens
South: Colts
West: Chiefs
Wild cards: Broncos, Titans

NFC

East: Eagles
North: Vikings
South: Panthers
West: Seahawks
Wild cards: Packers, Falcons

AFC Champ: Colts
NFC Champ: Eagles
NFL Champ: Eagles

Coach: Mike Holmgren
Offensive MVP: Priest Holmes
Defensive MVP: Ray Lewis
Offensive rookie: Kellen Winslow
Defensive rookie: Sean Taylor
Redskins record: 9-7
Mark Schlereth
Schlereth
AFC

East: Patriots
North: Ravens
South: Colts
West: Chiefs
Wild cards: Titans, Broncos

NFC

East: Eagles
North: Vikings
South: Falcons
West: Seahawks
Wild cards: Panthers, Redskins

AFC Champ: Chiefs
NFC Champ: Eagles
NFL Champ: Chiefs

Coach: Jack Del Rio
Offensive MVP: Trent Green
Defensive MVP: Ray Lewis
Offensive rookie: Kevin Jones
Defensive rookie: Sean Taylor
Redskins record: 9-7



2004 Expert picks
Eric Allen Sal Paolantonio Michael Smith
Eric Allen
Allen
AFC

East: Patriots
North: Ravens
South: Colts
West: Raiders
Wild cards: Titans, Chiefs

NFC

East: Eagles
North: Lions
South: Panthers
West: Seahawks
Wild cards: Cowboys, Vikings

AFC Champ: Pats
NFC Champ: Eagles
NFL Champ: Pats

Coach: Steve Mariucci
Offensive MVP: Donovan McNabb
Defensive MVP: Ray Lewis
Offensive rookie: Kevin Jones
Defensive rookie: Kenechi Udeze
Redskins record: 9-7
Sal Paolantonio
Paolantonio
AFC

East: Patriots
North: Ravens
South: Colts
West: Chiefs
Wild cards: Steelers, Jets

NFC

East: Eagles
North: Vikings
South: Panthers
West: Seahawks
Wild cards: Rams, Packers

AFC Champ: Chiefs
NFC Champ: Eagles
NFL Champ: Chiefs

Coach: Mike Tice
Offensive MVP: Tom Brady
Defensive MVP: Derrick Brooks
Offensive rookie: Eli Manning
Defensive rookie: Vince Wilfork
Redskins record: 6-10
AFC

East: Patriots
North: Steelers
South: Colts
West: Chiefs
Wild cards: Titans, Ravens

NFC

East: Eagles
North: Packers
South: Panthers
West: Seahawks
Wild cards: Vikings, Bucs

AFC Champ: Colts
NFC Champ: Vikings
NFL Champ: Colts

Coach: Dave Wannstedt
Offensive MVP: LaDainian Tomlinson
Defensive MVP: Julian Peterson
Offensive rookie: Kellen Winslow
Defensive rookie: Kenechi Udeze
Redskins record: 9-7



2004 Expert picks
Scouts, Inc.
ESPN Insider
Russell S. Baxter
NFL Research Coordinator
AFC

East: Patriots
North: Ravens
South: Colts
West: Chiefs
Wild cards: Broncos, Bills

NFC

East: Eagles
North: Vikings
South: Buccaneers
West: Seahawks
Wild cards: Packers, Rams

AFC Champ: Ravens
NFC Champ: Eagles
NFL Champ: Eagles

Coach: Mike Tice
Offensive MVP: Peyton Manning
Defensive MVP: Ray Lewis
Offensive rookie: Kellen Winslow
Defensive rookie: Sean Taylor
Redskins record: 8-8
AFC

East: Patriots
North: Bengals
South: Colts
West: Chiefs
Wild cards: Ravens, Steelers

NFC

East: Cowboys
North: Packers
South: Panthers
West: Seahawks
Wild cards: Eagles, Vikings

AFC Champ: Pats
NFC Champ: Seahawks
NFL Champ: Pats

Coach: Marvin Lewis
Offensive MVP: Matt Hasselbeck
Defensive MVP: Derrick Brooks
Offensive rookie: Julius Jones
Defensive rookie: Sean Taylor
Redskins record: 8-8



2004 Expert picks
Peter Lawrence-Riddell
NFL Editor
James C. Black
NFL Editor II
AFC

East: Patriots
North: Ravens
South: Titans
West: Chiefs
Wild cards: Jets, Colts

NFC

East: Eagles
North: Vikings
South: Saints
West: Seahawks
Wild cards: Packers, Panthers

AFC Champ: Pats
NFC Champ: Seahawks
NFL Champ: Pats

Coach: Herm Edwards
Offensive MVP: Donovan McNabb
Defensive MVP: Ray Lewis
Offensive rookie: Larry Fitzgerald
Defensive rookie: Sean Taylor
Redskins record: 8-8
AFC

East: Patriots
North: Bengals
South: Jaguars
West: Chiefs
Wild cards: Colts, Ravens

NFC

East: Eagles
North: Vikings
South: Saints
West: Seahawks
Wild cards: Falcons, Packers

AFC Champ: Chiefs
NFC Champ: Eagles
NFL Champ: Eagles

Coach: Jim Mora
Offensive MVP: Priest Holmes
Defensive MVP: Jevon Kearse
Offensive rookie: Roy Williams
Defensive rookie: Kenechi Udeze
Redskins record: 7-9

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