New User? Sign Up / Forgot Your Password?
All Live
Projections
    All Live Projections

    NFL Playoff Scenarios (12/23/14)

    By John Ewing Director of Research and Analytics @johnewing
    NFL Playoff Scenarios: what are the odds for each contender to reach the postseason?



    Ten teams have clinched a playoff berth. That leaves six teams competing for two spots with one week to go.

    What are the odds for the six remaining teams to make the playoffs?

    Below we look at the different scenarios for each team to reach the postseason with our projected odds that each team makes the playoffs.

    NFC teams that have clinched: Arizona, Detroit, Dallas, Green Bay, and Seattle.

    AFC teams that have clinched: Cincinnati, Denver, Indianapolis, New England and Pittsburgh.

    The NFC South


    A win-and-you're-in finale will determine the division winner. There will be a team with a losing record in the postseason for the first time since 2010. Which NFC South team will get to host a playoff game?

    Carolina can clinch the NFC South title with: a win or tie.
    The Panthers are 46 percent likely to make the playoffs.

    Atlanta can clinch the NFC South title with: a win.
    The Falcons are 54 percent likely to make the playoffs.

    San Diego Chargers


    San Diego can clinch a playoff spot with a win against Kansas City, or a tie plus a Baltimore loss or tie.

    The Chargers are 43.7 percent likely to make the playoffs.

    Baltimore Ravens


    Baltimore can clinch a playoff spot with a win against Cleveland plus a San Diego loss or tie, or a tie against Cleveland and a San Diego loss.

    The Ravens are 36.1 percent likely to make the playoffs.

    Houston Texans


    Houston can clinch a playoff spot with a win against Jacksonville, plus a Baltimore loss and a San Diego loss.

    The Texans are 14.5 percent likely to make the playoffs.

    Kansas City Chiefs


    Kansas City can clinch a playoff spot with a win against San Diego plus a Baltimore loss and a Houston loss or tie.

    The Chiefs are 5.7 percent likely to make the playoffs.



    Print This Article
    PREVIOUS ARTICLE
    GameChangers Week 17 (12/29/14)
    NEXT ARTICLE
    NFL Trends Week 17 (12/23/14)
    Want More Tips and Information? Click To Register!

    COMMENTS

    SEARCH BLOGS

    ARCHIVE

    Ad

    The Predictalator

    The Predictalator is the most advanced sports forecasting software available today because it has the ability to account for all of the relevant statistical interactions of the players, coaches, officials, home field advantage and weather in each game.

    Picks for every game, including our Play Value Key and Calculator recommendations for optimal bankroll management and access to the Play Analyzer can be purchased in the Shop or by game here.

    04/24/2017 Highlight: With baseball season now in full swing, we can leverage our ResultsFinder tool to profile our season-to-date numbers. MLB sides, totals, and run lines have all been profitable to date, generating a total of $580 for an average $50 bettor. There are have been a total of nine "normal" or better positions year-to-date, and those positions are a sparkling 8-1 (88.9%), producing $393 in total profits. There is a ton of variance in baseball and there will be ups-and-downs along the way, but the early returns on the Predictalator's baseball projections are promising.

    The NBA Playoffs tipped off this week and the Predictalator is off to a stellar start. With a full season's worth of data to work with, the Predictalator has historically fared very well in the postseason across all sports, and this year has been no different. NBA playoff sides are 9-7 (56.3%) ATS, while NBA playoff totals are 15-9 (62.5%) through Sunday's action. A $50 bettor would have amassed $401 in total profits through the first week of the postseason alone.

    Check out the Shop now to learn more.

    Recommended Features

    LOGIN

    LATEST ARTICLES

    MLB - The So What?
    We use 50,000 simulations of the rest of the MLB season to analyze major personnel changes, including Miguel Cabrera's injury, Cody Bellinger's call up and the Seattle Mariners' mess.

    NHL Playoff Probabilities - Updated 4/24
    We simulate the rest of the NHL playoffs 50,000 times to provide each remaining team's updated probability of reaching each level of the postseason.

    FIND US ONLINE


    SportsRadar


    All registered accounts are subject to our General Terms Of Service. Content is intended for informational purposes only. This is not a gambling website.

    FSTA Member 2015
    Home | The Predictalator | Blog | Privacy |  Media Contact |  B2B Solutions |  Sitemap |  Customer Support | 
    © 2010-2015 PredictionMachine.com, LLC. All rights reserved. | Site Designed by Randombell.com