After week 15 NFL game the NFL playoff scenarios is looking more clear as Week 16 preserves. The Cleveland Browns still have a chance to clinch the playoffs. If you want to more clear about the NFL playoff picture at first you need to look at the NFL’s week 16 schedule. Here you will find who can go the postseason rounds and who is out.
Washington Redskins (7-7) at Tennessee Titans (8-6) on Saturday at 4:30 p.m. ET live on NFL Network. Both teams must win here if they want to go to the next round.
Baltimore Ravens (8-6) at Los Angeles Chargers (11-3) on Saturday, 8:20 p.m. on NFL Network. The Ravens need to win here if they go to the wild card round or they are almost out and if the Chargers win here they can go to the nfl divisional round.
Bengals (6-8) at Browns (6-7-1) at 1 p.m. on CBS, both teams have a critical path to go to the 2019 postseason.
Tampa Bay Buccaneers (5-9) at Dallas Cowboys (8-6) at 1 p.m. on Fox. The Cowboys couldn’t clinch a playoff berth and failed to claim the NFC East because they lost to the Colts. The Buccaneers (5-9) is out from the season and the Cowboys must need to win at home to alive their playoff hope.
Minnesota Vikings (7-6-1) at Detroit Lions (5-9) at 1 p.m. on Fox. The must need to win against the Lions and the Bears because the Eagles need the Vikings to lose one game. If they will not they will be eliminated.
New York Giants (5-9) at Indianapolis Colts (8-6) 1 p.m. on CBS. The Giants are already eliminated but the Colts are now the seventh team in the plyoff picture prior the week 16 games.
Jacksonville Jaguars (4-10) at Miami Dolphins (7-7) at 1 p.m. on CBS. The Dolphins have a little hope, if Jaguars win both teams are out.
Buffalo Bills (5-9 at New England Patriots (9-5) at 1 p.m. on CBS. The Patriots are lost their first-round bye hope and also not made playoff berth.
Houston Texans (10-4) at Philadelphia Eagles (7-7) at 1 p.m. on CBS. The Eagles playoff hopes are very much alive now after stunned the Rams. The Texans clinched the AFC South title with their win over the Jets on Sunday and looking for the the first-round bye. The Eagles will have a much easier path to earn the postseason.
Los Angeles Rams (11-3) at Arizona Cardinals (3-11) at 4:05 p.m. on Fox. The Rams failed to get first round bye for the second week in a row but they will earn it in the next weekend against the Cardinals.
Chicago Bears (10-4) at 49ers (4-10) at 4:05 p.m. on Fox. For the first time since 2010 the Bears have clinched a playoff spot after snuck out the Packers playoff hope.
Pittsburgh Steelers (8-5-1) at New Orleans Saints (12-2) at 4:25 p.m. on CBS. The Saints throw the Panthers out a 12-9 win in Charlotte made the first-round bye as a No. 1 seed from NFC. The Steelers have been an underdog against the Saints in next week. It is not the easiest way for the Steelers to make the playoffs.
Kansas City Chiefs (11-3) at Seattle Seahawks (8-6) at 8:20 p.m. on NBC. After a lost against the 49ers the Seahawks are still in very good chance to make the playoff. If you skip this year since drafting Wilson in 2012, the Seahawks at home against AFC teams have have been gone 12-0 straight-up unbeatable, only this year lose against the Chargers. Chiefs vs Seahawks game will be a good game to look at.
Take a look at the NFL playoff pcture if the season ended today.
NFL playoff picture
- Kansas City Chiefs (11-3) (AFC West winner)
- Houston Texans (10-4) (AFC South winner)
- New England Patriots (9-5) (AFC East winner)
- Pittsburgh Steelers (8-5-1)
- Los Angeles Chargers (11-3)
- Baltimore Ravens (8-6)
- Indianapolis Colts (8-6)
- Tennessee Titans (8-6)
- Miami Dolphins (7-7)
NFC playoff scenarios:
- New Orleans Saints (12-2) (NFC South winner)
- Los Angeles Rams (11-3) (NFC West winner)
- Chicago Bears (10-4) (NFC North winner)
- Dallas Cowboys (8-6)
- Seattle Seahawks (8-6)
- Minnesota Vikings (7-6-1)
- Philadelphia Eagles (7-7)
- Washington Redskins (7-7)