Playoff scenarios

Here are the NFC playoff scenarios with two regular season games remaining:

NFC EAST DIVISION

Philadelphia has clinched the division. The Eagles can clinch home-field advantage throughout the playoffs with:

1) PHI win + GB loss + TB loss.

Philadelphia can clinch a first-round bye with:

1) PHI win + GB loss, OR

2) PHI win + TB loss.

NFC NORTH DIVISION

Green Bay has clinched the division.

NFC SOUTH DIVISION

Tampa Bay has clinched a playoff berth. The Buccaneers can clinch the division with:

1) TB win or tie, OR

2) NO loss or tie.

Tampa Bay can clinch a first-round bye with:

1) TB win + GB loss.

New Orleans can clinch playoff berth with:

1) NO win + NYG loss or tie, OR

2) NO win + ATL loss, OR

3) NO tie + NYG loss.

Atlanta can clinch playoff berth with:

1) ATL win + NYG loss or tie, OR

2) ATL tie + NYG loss.

NFC WEST DIVISION

San Francisco has clinched the division.

Arizona, Carolina, Chicago, Cincinnati, Dallas, Detroit, Houston, Minnesota, St. Louis, Seattle and Washington have been eliminated from playoff contention.


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