Teams That Can't Buy Success – A Look at the NFL's Longest Droughts
Days before Super Bowl III, Joe Namath famously guaranteed his New York Jets would defeat the heavily favored Baltimore Colts. His guarantee came true, and New York fans rejoiced. 49 years later, the Jets faithful have had little to celebrate, apart from their postseason win over the Patriots in January of 2011. It's been a tough go of it, but maybe things will turn around for them soon.
The last time the Browns won their division, it was called the AFC Central, and the year was 1989. Since then, they've had only 3 winning seasons.
For most fans, it's bad news to hear the term Drought and their favorite team in the same conversation. We've compiled data on each team, and how long it's been since their last:
- Divisional Title
- Playoff Appearance
- Playoff Win
- Super Bowl Appearance
- Super Bowl Win
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