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The Baltimore Brigade thought they were in the playoffs, but now they're not due to an "oversight"

The Baltimore Brigade thought they were in the playoffs, but now they're not due to an "oversight"

The Baltimore Brigade, with a record of 4-8, announced earlier this week they had clinched a playoff berth. But that was not the case.

"Due to an oversight in the AFL Playoff scenarios, Baltimore was misinformed that they had clinched a playoff berth earlier this week," the team said in an email.

Well, that sucks! 

So how did this all happen? A rep from the team and a league official say there was a misunderstanding of playoff tie-breakers involving three or more teams. As it stands now, Baltimore, Washington, and Cleveland could all end...

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