New England Patriots Playoff Chances

Beat NY Jets 17-16, average seed up 0.1 to 1.1
12-3-0   .800

How are these numbers calculated?

Big Games

How we did last week and who we should root for this week.   Explain

Week of 12/18100.0*Win Super Bowl100.0*Average seed
NY Jets 16 New England 17 +0.6
+0.1
Arizona 6 Seattle 35 -0.3
Houston 25 Baltimore 13 +0.3
Dallas 42 Indianapolis 7 -0.2
Pittsburgh 20 Kansas City 12 +0.1
San Francisco 35 San Diego 38 +0.1
Tampa Bay 3 Green Bay 20 -0.1
If winner is:HomeTieAway
Cincinnati vs Denver+0.5-0.2-0.3
+0.1-0.1-0.1
If winner is:HomeTieAway
Week of 12/28100.0*Win Super Bowl100.0*Average seed
New England vs Buffalo+0.4-1.2-1.1
+0.1-0.4-0.4
Seattle vs St. Louis-0.3+0.9+1.0
Kansas City vs San Diego-0.4-0.1+0.7
Green Bay vs Detroit-0.3+0.5+0.7
Baltimore vs Cleveland-0.2-0.1+0.6
Denver vs Oakland-0.1+0.1+0.6
-0.0-0.0+0.1
Pittsburgh vs Cincinnati-0.1+0.2+0.1
Atlanta vs Carolina+0.0-0.1-0.1
Tennessee vs Indianapolis-0.1*+0.1+0.0

* A starred number could be exactly 0 or just really small. The simulation did not run long enough to know.

What If

Chances based on how well New England finishes out the regular season.   Explain

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If finish:Chance inChance will finish regular season at seed
TWW-L-Tplayoffs12345678910111213141516Count
131-0-0In10003,579,927,540
12.50-0-1In48521,974,690
120-1-0In48521,361,668,554
Total:In86144,943,570,784

First Round Opponent What If

First round opponent based on how well New England finishes out the regular season.   Explain

If finish:Chance will play in first round
TWW-L-TWin SBBye
12-1327.2%Yes
Total:27.2%Yes
Games Above .500  (Full Screen)
Chance Will Make Playoffs  (Full Screen)