National Football Conference Playoff Chances

No up, no down
Games Above .500
Chance Will Make Playoffs

Explain

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Chance will make playoffsWin SBChance will finish regular season at seed
SundayGW-L-TPCTGD%Change%Change12345678910111213141516Avg.ChangeRPIStrength
CarolinaWTampa Bay 38-1015-1-0.938192In26.2%+6.01001.0+0.121.772Carolina Panthers
ArizonaLSeattle 6-3613-3-0.813176In20.7-6.71002.0-0.122.755Arizona Cardinals
MinnesotaWGreen Bay 20-1311-5-0.68863In1.7+0.11003.0+1.314.614Minnesota Vikings
WashingtonWDallas 34-239-7-0.5639In0.8+0.31004.016.515Washington Redskins
Green BayLMinnesota 13-2010-6-0.62545In1.5-0.11005.0-1.128.580Green Bay Packers
SeattleWArizona 36-610-6-0.625146In5.8+1.61006.0-0.189.738Seattle Seahawks
AtlantaLNew Orleans 17-208-8-0.500-6OutNo1007.0+0.2220.489Atlanta Falcons
St. LouisLSan Francisco 16-197-9-0.438-50OutNo1008.0-0.2215.403St. Louis Rams
DetroitWChicago 24-207-9-0.438-45OutNo1009.0+1.4212.425Detroit Lions
New OrleansWAtlanta 20-177-9-0.438-68OutNo10010.0+1.6122.399New Orleans Saints
PhiladelphiaWNY Giants 35-307-9-0.438-50OutNo10011.0+1.6221.421Philadelphia Eagles
NY GiantsLPhiladelphia 30-356-10-0.375-22OutNo10012.0-0.7824.466New York Giants
ChicagoLDetroit 20-246-10-0.375-62OutNo10013.0-1.5017.395Chicago Bears
Tampa BayLCarolina 10-386-10-0.375-75OutNo10014.0-2.3925.377Tampa Bay Buccaneers
San FranciscoWSt. Louis 19-165-11-0.313-149OutNo10015.0+0.2523.242San Francisco 49ers
DallasLWashington 23-344-12-0.250-99OutNo10016.0-0.2527.322Dallas Cowboys

Big Games

Who should we root for?   Explain

Week of 12/17
Washington 35 Buffalo 25
Sun100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win Super Bowl
Washington+13.7
Philadelphia-5.5
NY Giants-8.0
NY Giants 35 Carolina 38
Sun100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win Super Bowl
Carolina+0.2
Minnesota+0.8
Washington+4.9
Green BayIn
Philadelphia+6.2
NY Giants-12.4
Chicago+0.2
Minnesota 38 Chicago 17
Sun100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win Super Bowl
Minnesota+8.0
Washington-1.4
Atlanta-1.2
St. Louis-0.5
New Orleans-0.8
Philadelphia-0.3
NY Giants-2.4
ChicagoOut
No
Tampa Bay-0.5
Philadelphia 17 Arizona 40
Sun100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win Super Bowl
Arizona+0.3
Washington+2.6
Green Bay-0.2
Philadelphia-6.6
NY Giants+3.9
St. Louis 31 Tampa Bay 23
Thu100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win Super Bowl
Minnesota+3.0
Green Bay+0.3
Seattle+0.4
St. Louis+0.5
Tampa Bay-4.5
Seattle 30 Cleveland 13
Sun100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win Super Bowl
Minnesota-0.1
SeattleIn
Atlanta-0.2
St. LouisOut
No
New OrleansOut
Tampa BayOut
*No
Jacksonville 17 Atlanta 23
Sun100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win Super Bowl
Minnesota-0.6
Washington-0.2
Atlanta+1.0
Dallas 16 NY Jets 19
Sat100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win Super Bowl
Washington+0.2
Philadelphia+0.3
DallasOut
No
Oakland 20 Green Bay 30
Sun100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win Super Bowl
Arizona-0.3
Green BayIn
+0.2
Week of 12/24
Philadelphia 24 Washington 38
Sat100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win Super Bowl
WashingtonIn
PhiladelphiaOut
No
NY GiantsOut
No
Seattle 17 St. Louis 23
Sun100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win Super Bowl
Arizona+0.4
Minnesota-2.2
Green Bay-0.2
Seattle-0.4
Atlanta+2.2
Atlanta 20 Carolina 13
Sun100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win Super Bowl
Carolina-0.2
Arizona+0.2
Minnesota-1.1
Atlanta+1.1
Minnesota 49 NY Giants 17
Sun100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win Super Bowl
MinnesotaIn
AtlantaOut
No
Arizona 38 Green Bay 8
Sun100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win Super Bowl
Arizona+0.6
Green Bay-0.4
Denver 20 Cincinnati 13
Mon100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win Super Bowl
Carolina+0.3
Arizona+0.4
Week of 1/3
Green Bay 13 Minnesota 20
Sun100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win Super Bowl
Carolina-0.2
Arizona+0.6
Seattle-0.6
Arizona 6 Seattle 36
Sun100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win Super Bowl
Carolina+0.4
Arizona-0.7
Minnesota-0.2
Seattle+0.3
Miami 20 New England 10
Sun100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win Super Bowl
Carolina+0.2
Arizona+0.2
Carolina 38 Tampa Bay 10
Sun100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win Super Bowl
Carolina+0.2
Arizona-0.3
Denver 27 San Diego 20
Sun100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win Super Bowl
Carolina+0.2
Arizona+0.2

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

First Round Opponents

Who is going to play who in the first round of the playoffs.   Explain

ByeCarolinaArizonaMinnesotaWashingtonGreen BaySeattle
CarolinaYes
ArizonaYes
MinnesotaNoNoYes
WashingtonNoYesNo
Green BayNoYesNo
SeattleYesNoNo