The 2012 regular season is over for the AFC East. For the second straight year, only the New England Patriots finished with a winning record.
Here is the 2013 NFL draft order for the three division teams that did not make the playoffs:
The AFC East will have three teams in the top dozen of the NFL draft. That's a lot of high picks and a chance to add top collegiate talent. The Patriots' pick will be determined by how they finish in the playoffs.
Expect plenty of draft chatter in the AFC East blog this offseason. But the first order of business is bracing for this week's potential coach firings and front office changes.