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NFL Playoff Scenarios, Week 14: Giants, Jets Need To Win

The Green Bay Packers and San Francisco 49ers have already clinched playoff berths. A handful of other teams can do this weekend, but the New York Giants and New York Jets are not among them.

Below are the Week 14 NFL playoff scenarios.

AFC

CLINCHED: None

NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS

New England clinches AFC East division with:

1) NE win + NYJ loss

HOUSTON TEXANS

Houston clinches AFC South division with:

1) HOU win + TEN loss

PITTSBURGH STEELERS

Pittsburgh clinches a playoff spot with:

1) PIT win + CIN loss + NYJ loss + TEN loss OR

2) PIT win + CIN loss + NYJ loss + DEN loss + OAK loss OR

3) PIT win + CIN loss + TEN loss + DEN loss + OAK loss

NFC

CLINCHED: Green Bay – NFC North
San Francisco – NFC West

GREEN BAY PACKERS


Green Bay clinches a first-round bye with:

1) GB win OR

2) GB tie + NO loss or tie OR

3) NO loss

NEW ORLEANS SAINTS

New Orleans clinches NFC South division with:

1) NO win + ATL loss

New Orleans clinches a playoff spot with:

1) NO win + DET loss OR

2) NO win + CHI loss