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Tampa Bay Buccaneers Playoff Chances

Plays New Orleans, average seed unchanged at 3.7
11-3-0   .786

How are these numbers calculated?

Big Games

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

If winner is:HomeTieAway
Tuesday, 5/1100.0*Win Super Bowl100.0*Average seed
Arizona vs Jacksonville-0.1*+0.4+0.5
-0.1+0.5+0.5
Minnesota vs Chicago-0.1*-0.2+0.2
Carolina vs NY Jets-0.1*+0.8+0.1
Houston vs Cleveland+0.1*+0.2-0.1
Tampa Bay vs New Orleans+0.0-0.0-0.2
If winner is:HomeTieAway
Thursday, 5/3100.0*Win Super Bowl100.0*Average seed
Minnesota vs Washington-0.1*+0.3+1.1
-0.0-0.0+0.3
San Francisco vs Arizona+0.4*+1.1-0.1
+0.4+0.4-0.2
Carolina vs Tampa Bay-0.4*+0.4+0.2
-0.2+0.1+0.1
Cleveland vs Denver-0.1*-0.1+0.3

* 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 Tampa Bay finish out the regular season.   Explain

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If finish:Chance inChance will finish regular season at seed
TWW-L-Tplayoffs12345678910111213141516Count
132-0-0In135635,310,988
12.51-0-1In35655,305
121-1-0In4962,676,583
11.50-1-1In4961,230
110-2-0In100176,406
Total:In124758,170,512

First Round Opponent What If

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

If finish:Chance will play in first round
TWW-L-TWin SBByeChicagoCarolinaNY GiantsSeattleAtlanta
132-0-010.8%148281571
12.51-0-110.844331670
121-1-010.31778510
11.50-1-111.5167851
110-2-010.38893
Total:10.6%0.736.945.211.74.70.8
Games Above .500  (Full Screen)
Chance Will Make Playoffs  (Full Screen)