It was unthinkable to consider Denver's playoff chances after losing to Houston at home four weeks ago, but things have certainly got interesting over the past couple of weeks. Los Angeles Chargers elite running back Melvin Gordon might miss the rest of the regular season with an MCL sprain and the Kansas City Chiefs dumped running back Kareem Hunt after a domestic abuse video surfaced.

The Broncos won't catch the Chiefs unless they totally collapse, but there are scenarios to consider heading into Sunday's game at Cincinnati. Sayre Bedinger of the site breaks down the possibilities: