Kansas City Chiefs coach Romeo Crennel watches during the first half of his team's NFL football game against the Indianapolis Colts on Sunday, Dec. 23, 2012, in Kansas City, Mo. (AP Photo/Ed Zurga) (The Associated Press)
Indianapolis Colts quarterback Andrew Luck, left, talks with Kansas City Chiefs wide receiver Jon Baldwin, right, after an NFL football game Sunday, Dec. 23, 2012, in Kansas City, Mo. The Colts won 20-13. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel) (The Associated Press)
Jacksonville Jaguars tight end Marcedes Lewis (89) catches a pass as he is tackled by New England Patriots outside linebacker Dont'a Hightower (54) during the first half of an NFL football game on Sunday, Dec. 23, 2012, in Jacksonville, Fla. (AP Photo/Stephen Morton) (The Associated Press)
Jacksonville Jaguars head coach Mike Mularkey yells for his team to spike the ball to stop the clock during the final seconds of an NFL football game against the New England Patriots, Sunday, Dec. 23, 2012, in Jacksonville, Fla. New England won the game 23-16. (AP Photo/John Raoux) (The Associated Press)
KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The joke running through Jacksonville these days carries the same punch line as the one in Kansas City:
"Our team is so bad it can't even stink in the right year."
The Chiefs and Jaguars will vie for the top pick in the NFL draft in separate games Sunday. But the value of "winning" the race to the NFL's worst record is debatable in a year without a clear, franchise-changing prospect.
The Chiefs and Jaguars are both 2-13, but the Chiefs hold the tiebreaker for the No. 1 pick because of their weakness of schedule. The only way Jacksonville can take it is by losing to Tennessee and Kansas City beating Denver. That would give the Jaguars the worst overall record.
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