Here are the 14 groups we are predicting to make the playoffs, plus every group's possibilities of getting in
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With that in mind, allow's obtain to this week's playoff projections.
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Note: Keep in mind, this is an estimate based on just how we think the remainder of the normal season will certainly play out. If you intend to see the present playoff standings, make certain to go here.
Keeping that in mind, let's get to the forecasts.
AFC Playoff Projection
First team out: Raiders (565% opportunity of getting into the playoffs)
Note: The first string out can end up making the playoffs. The NFL has actually approved a proposition that will increase the playoffs to 16 teams, yet that will just take place if COVID-19 triggers the termination of numerous normal season games that have a bearing on that may make the playoffs.
Right here's a list of the playoff opportunities for all the other AFC groups (their percent chances of entering into the playoffs is provided beside them in parentheses): Browns (433%), Patriots (133%), Chargers (0.2%), Broncos (0.2%), Texans (0.1%), Bengals (0.1%), Jaguars (0.0%), Jets (0.0%).
Note II: The Jets as well as Jaguars haven't been eliminated from playoff opinion, but they have a no percent possibility of making it because the computer hates them. Actually, the computer system doesn't like or hate, it has no sensations, it simply does not think there's a mathematical chance for either team to make it.
NFC Playoff Projection
First string out: Bears (275% opportunity of getting into the playoffs)
Note: The first team out can wind up making the playoffs. The NFL has authorized a proposition that will certainly broaden the playoffs to 16 groups, however that will only take place if COVID-19 creates the cancellation of multiple normal season video games over the final eight weeks of the period.
Below's a checklist of the playoff opportunities for all the various other NFC teams (their percentage opportunities of entering the playoffs is noted next to them in parentheses): Vikings (221%), Giants (211%), Lions (9.7%), 49 ers (4.9%), Cowboys (8.1%), Washington (6.5%), Falcons (0.9%), Panthers (0.3%)
Note: The Giants, Cowboys as well as Washington have a greater portion than several other teams due to the fact that they computer system believes they have a better shot of winning the NFC East than the most other NFC groups have of gaining a wild-card berth.
Wild-card round projection
( 7) Titans at (2) Chiefs
( 6) Dolphins at (3) Bills
( 5) Ravens at (4) Colts
Bye: Steelers (Pittsburgh would certainly hold Las Vegas in the wild-card round of a 16- team playoff)
( 7) Cardinals at (2) Packers
( 6) Seahawks at (3) Rams
( 5) Buccaneers at (4) Eagles
Bye: Saints (New Orleans would certainly host Chicago in wild-card round of a 16- group playoff)
Breaking Down Prisco's Power Rankings
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