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Pittsburgh Steelers Playoff Chances

Plays Detroit, playoff odds up 0.2 to 76%
9-5-0   .643

How are these numbers calculated?

Big Games

How we did yesterday and who we should root for today.   Explain

Tuesday, 5/1100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win Super Bowl100.0*Average seed
New England 34 Miami 13 +0.1
-0.1
If winner is:HomeTieAway
Pittsburgh vs Detroit+11.7+3.9-29.9
+0.0*+0.1-0.1
+0.2+0.0-0.4
Buffalo vs Kansas City+19.1+17.5-10.5
+0.1*+0.0-0.0
+0.2+0.2-0.1
Tennessee vs Indianapolis+0.2*+0.5-0.8
Cincinnati vs Denver-0.3*-0.9+0.3
-0.0*+0.1+0.0
Houston vs Cleveland-0.0*+0.1+0.0
If winner is:HomeTieAway
Thursday, 5/3100.0*Chance in playoffs100.0*Win Super Bowl100.0*Average seed
Baltimore vs Pittsburgh-30.0+3.4+11.6
-0.1*-0.0+0.0
-0.4-0.0+0.2
Kansas City vs LA Chargers-8.9+17.1+19.2
-0.0*-0.2+0.1
-0.1+0.2+0.2
Seattle vs Tennessee+1.6*-2.0-1.5
Chicago vs Cincinnati+0.3*+0.7-0.6
Cleveland vs Denver-0.0*+0.1+0.1

* 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 the Pittsburgh finish out the regular season.   Explain

100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100
If finish:Chance inChance will finish regular season at seed
TWW-L-Tplayoffs12345678910111213141516Count
10.5-11In1004,237,391*
101-1-056.0%564403,290,780
0-0-250.050502
9.50-1-125.926492331,775
90-2-020.62135386640,564
Total:76.0%7620308,170,512

* Row combines multiple less frequent records.

First Round Opponent What If

First round opponent based on how well the Pittsburgh finish out the regular season.   Explain

If finish:Chance will play in first round
TWW-L-TWin SBClevelandNY JetsDenverHoustonNew England
112-0-00.4%1242533
10.51-0-10.41241543
101-1-00.20124291
0-0-2No50
9.50-1-10.10111131
90-2-00.1009101
Total:0.3%0.61.432.040.02.0
Games Above .500  (Full Screen)
Chance Will Make Playoffs  (Full Screen)

Lottery

Ye of little faith, already thinking about next year. Here are the big games and what ifs for draft seeds.

Big Games

Tuesday, 5/1100.0*Lottery seed
New England 34 Miami 13 +0.1
If winner is:HomeTieAway
Pittsburgh vs Detroit-0.5-0.2+1.2
Buffalo vs Kansas City-0.5-0.4+0.3
Carolina vs NY Jets+0.1-0.1-0.1
Houston vs Cleveland+0.1-0.0-0.0
Minnesota vs Chicago-0.0*-0.0+0.1
LA Rams vs Seattle-0.0-0.1+0.0
Dallas vs LA Chargers+0.0-0.1-0.0
Tennessee vs Indianapolis-0.0-0.1+0.0
Green Bay vs San Francisco-0.0*+0.1+0.0
If winner is:HomeTieAway
Thursday, 5/3100.0*Lottery seed
Baltimore vs Pittsburgh+1.1-0.1-0.4
Kansas City vs LA Chargers+0.2-0.4-0.5
Dallas vs NY Giants-0.0+0.1+0.1
Chicago vs Cincinnati+0.0-0.1-0.0
Carolina vs Tampa Bay+0.1-0.0-0.0
Seattle vs Tennessee-0.1-0.0+0.0
Minnesota vs Washington-0.0+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

100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100100
If finish:Chance will finish season at seed
TWW-L-T1234567891011121314151617181920212223242526272829303132
112-0-0982
10.51-0-1955
101-1-03521202040
0-0-25050
9.50-1-12242633151
90-2-0120218292271
Total:65118104210