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Updated playoff scenarios

Post by News Tribune Staff on Dec. 19, 2006 at 10:37 am with No Comments »
December 19, 2006 10:37 am

The NFL provides updated playoff scenarios each week late in the season. The NFC West race is pretty simple. The Seahawks win the division if they win one more game, or if the 49ers lose one more game. The full playoff picture is below.


AFC EAST DIVISION

New England can clinch division with:

1) NE win or tie, OR

2) NYJ loss or tie.

New England can clinch playoff berth with:

1) CIN/DEN tie.


AFC NORTH DIVISION

Baltimore has clinched division.

Cincinnati can clinch playoff berth with:

1) CIN win + BUF loss or tie + NYJ loss, OR

2) CIN win + BUF loss or tie + JAX loss.


AFC SOUTH DIVISION

Indianapolis has clinched division.

Indianapolis can clinch first-round bye with:

1) IND win + BAL loss.


AFC WEST DIVISION

San Diego has clinched division.

San Diego can clinch homefield advantage with:

1) SD win + BAL loss or tie, OR

2) SD tie + BAL loss + IND loss or tie.

San Diego can clinch first-round bye with:

1) SD win, OR

2) IND loss, OR

2) SD tie + IND tie, OR

3) SD tie + BAL loss.

Denver can clinch playoff berth with:

1) DEN win + KC loss or tie + NYJ loss, OR

2) DEN win + KC loss or tie + JAX loss.


NFC EAST DIVISION

Dallas has clinched playoff berth.

Dallas can clinch division with:

1) DAL win.

Philadelphia can clinch playoff berth with:

1) PHI win, OR

2) PHI tie + NYG loss or tie, OR

3) PHI tie + ATL loss.

New York can clinch playoff berth with:

1) NYG win + MIN loss or tie + ATL loss + PHI win or tie + SEA win or tie, OR

2) NYG win + MIN loss or tie + ATL loss + PHI win or tie + SF loss or tie.


NFC NORTH DIVISION

Chicago has clinched homefield advantage.


NFC SOUTH DIVISION

New Orleans has clinched division.

New Orleans can clinch first-round bye with:

1) NO win + DAL loss.


NFC WEST DIVISION

Seattle can clinch division with:

1) SEA win or tie, OR

2) SF loss or tie.


ELIMINATED:

Arizona, Cleveland, Detroit, Houston, Miami, Oakland, Tampa Bay and Washington.

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