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Games Above .500
Chance Will Make Playoffs

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Chance will make playoffsChance will finish regular season at seed
GW-L-TPCTGD%Change12345678910111213141516Avg.ChangeRPI
Panthers12-4-0.75085In1002.0+0.753Carolina Panthers
Falcons11-5-0.68866In1005.0-0.508Atlanta Falcons
Bucs9-7-0.56338Out-25.01007.0+0.1915Tampa Bay Buccaneers
Saints8-8-0.50070Out10011.0-0.5019New Orleans Saints

Big Games

Who should we root for?   Explain

Week of 12/18
Vikings 17 Falcons 24
4:15 PM Sun100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Average seed
Panthers-0.1
Falcons+33.8
+1.0
Bucs-18.7
-0.2
Bucs 24 Chargers 41
1:00 PM Sun100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Average seed
Panthers+0.1
Falcons+10.1
+0.3
Bucs-25.0
-0.9
Redskins 10 Eagles 3
4:15 PM Sun100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Average seed
Falcons+6.9
+0.1
Bucs+6.3
+0.1
Saints-0.1
Cowboys 24 Ravens 33
8:15 PM Sat100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Average seed
PanthersIn
Falcons+7.4
+0.2
Bucs+5.3
+0.2
Patriots 47 Cardinals 7
1:00 PM Sun100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Average seed
Falcons*+0.1
Giants 34 Panthers 28 (ot)
8:15 PM Sun100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Average seed
Panthers-0.9
Falcons+0.2
Bucs+0.2
Lions 7 Saints 42
1:00 PM Sun100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Average seed
Saints+0.3
Bears 20 Packers 17 (ot)
8:30 PM Mon100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Average seed
Bucs-0.0
Saints-0.1
Week of 12/28
Eagles 44 Cowboys 6
4:15 PM Sun100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Average seed
Falcons+0.2
Bucs+25.1
+0.2
Saints-0.2
Bucs 24 Raiders 31
1:00 PM Sun100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Average seed
BucsOut
-0.7
Bills 0 Patriots 13
1:00 PM Sun100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Average seed
Bucs+0.2
Saints 31 Panthers 33
1:00 PM Sun100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Average seed
Panthers+0.7
Falcons-0.7
Saints-0.5
Falcons 31 Rams 27
1:00 PM Sun100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Average seed
Panthers-0.7
Falcons+1.0
49ers 27 Redskins 24
4:15 PM Sun100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Average seed
Bucs+0.2
Saints+0.2
Texans 31 Bears 24
1:00 PM Sun100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Average seed
Bucs+0.2
Vikings 20 Giants 19
1:00 PM Sun100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Average seed
Bucs-0.2

* A starred outcome could have no effect or just a really small effect. The simulation did not run long enough to know.