Tied for #1 in the NFL in playoff wins
#1 by themselves in the AFC in playoff wins
#1 by themselves in the NFL in conf title game apps
The ONLY team in the league that had a chance to reach 2 SBs
They lost those games but they had chances which no one else had.
That is elite. Over 4-5-6-7 years we aren't elite but 2009-2011 overall we were one of the elite teams.