Bal
Baltimore Ravens
Proj: (11-5-0)1st Seed
Oak
Oakland Raiders
Proj: (10-6-0)2nd Seed
GB
Green Bay Packers
Proj: (11-5-0)1st Seed
LA
Los Angeles Rams
Proj: (10-6-0)2nd Seed
NE
New England
Patriots
Proj: (9-7-0)
 6th Seed
NYJ
New York
Jets
Proj: (9-7-0)
3rd Seed
NYG
New York
Giants
Proj: (8-8-0)
 6th Seed
Atl
Atlanta
Falcons
Proj: (10-6-0)
3rd Seed
Den
Denver
Broncos
Proj: (9-7-0)
 5th Seed
Ten
Tennessee
Titans
Proj: (8-8-0)
4th Seed
Min
Minnesota
Vikings
Proj: (9-7-0)
 5th Seed
Phi
Philadelphia
Eagles
Proj: (9-7-0)
4th Seed
  • Week 13
  • Week 14
  • Week 15
  • Week 16
  • Week 17
  • Week 18

MatchupWinning Team
Dallas (7-9-0)   at Minnesota (9-7-0)
DalMin
Kansas City (8-8-0)   at Atlanta (10-6-0)
KCAtl
San Francisco (8-8-0)   at Chicago (7-9-0)
SFChi
Philadelphia (9-7-0)   at Cincinnati (7-9-0)
PhiCin
Houston (8-8-0)   at Green Bay (11-5-0)
HouGB
Los Angeles (10-6-0)   at New England (9-7-0)
LANE
Detroit (8-8-0)   at New Orleans (6-10-0)
DetNO
Denver (9-7-0)   at Jacksonville (7-9-0)
DenJax
MatchupWinning Team
Miami (7-9-0)   at Baltimore (11-5-0)
MiaBal
Buffalo (7-9-0)   at Oakland (10-6-0)
BufOak
Washington (6-10-0)   at Arizona (7-9-0)
WasAri
NY Giants (8-8-0)   at Pittsburgh (8-8-0)
NYGPit
Tampa Bay (8-8-0)   at San Diego (6-10-0)
TBSD
Carolina (7-9-0)   at Seattle (7-9-0)
CarSea
Indianapolis (6-10-0)   at NY Jets (9-7-0)
IndNYJ



Welcome to the Yahoo Sports NFL Playoff Scenario Generator!
See how the playoff picture shapes up by following these instructions:

1.Choose which factor determines who will win each game.

2.Adjust the winners for any matchup by clicking the button until the winner is highlighted.

3.Playoff matchups will update automatically based on your picks.

4.Click "My playoff scenario link" to get a link to share your scenario.

Frequently Asked Questions
    What factors can I use to determine matchup winners?
  • Winning % - Team with the higher winning percentage wins
  • Season Ends Today - All matchups end with a tie
  • Offensive Rank - Team that averages more yards per game wins
  • Defensive Rank - Team that averages less yards allowed per game wins
  • Last Matchup - Team that won the last matchup between these teams wins
  • Current Streak - Team that has a better win streak wins
  • Home Team - Home team wins
  • Points Scored - Team that averages more points per game wins
  • Points Against - Team that averages less points allowed per game wins

Do predicted results factor in projected outcomes?
  • Factors are not adjusted based on projected outcomes. For example, if a team is 8-6 and is projected to win in week 15, their week 16 matchup is still determined by their 8-6 record.

How are ties broken?
1. Head-to-head (best won-lost-tied percentage in games between the clubs).
2. Best won-lost-tied percentage in games played within the division.
3. Best won-lost-tied percentage in common games.
4. Best won-lost-tied percentage in games played within the conference.
5. Strength of victory.
6. Strength of Schedule.

How do I choose a tie?
Click the button twice to predict a tie. Click the button again to select a team.

What is the "My Playoff Scenario Link"?
This link is specific to the scenario you selected. You can bookmark or copy this link to share the scenario that you built.
Welcome to the Yahoo Sports NFL Playoff Scenario Generator!
See how the playoff picture shapes up by following these instructions:

1. Choose which factor determines who will win each game.

2. Adjust the winners of individual games by clicking the button so the winner is highlighted.

3. Playoff matchups will update automatically based on your picks.

4. Click "My playoff scenario link" to get a link to share your scenario.
Select a starting point

Automatically select the winners for all upcoming
matchups based on this criteria.


Projected Rankings
 AFC
 East Proj W-L-T W-L-T Off Rank Def Rank
 NY Jets9-7-01-2-01011
 New England9-7-03-0-01425
 Miami7-9-01-3-02316
 Buffalo7-9-01-2-0302
 North Proj W-L-T W-L-T Off Rank Def Rank
 Baltimore11-5-03-0-0255
 Cleveland8-8-00-3-01631
 Pittsburgh8-8-02-1-02024
 Cincinnati7-9-02-2-0119
 South Proj W-L-T W-L-T Off Rank Def Rank
 Tennessee8-8-01-2-01930
 Houston8-8-02-1-02429
 Jacksonville7-9-00-3-02613
 Indianapolis6-10-01-2-01221
 West Proj W-L-T W-L-T Off Rank Def Rank
 Oakland10-6-02-1-0220
 Denver9-7-03-0-0204
 Kansas City8-8-02-1-0227
 San Diego6-10-01-2-01719
 NFC
 East Proj W-L-T W-L-T Off Rank Def Rank
 Philadelphia9-7-03-0-01310
 NY Giants8-8-02-1-0616
 Dallas7-9-02-1-0827
 Washington6-10-01-2-0532
 North Proj W-L-T W-L-T Off Rank Def Rank
 Green Bay11-5-02-1-0281
 Minnesota9-7-03-0-03116
 Detroit8-8-01-2-046
 Chicago7-9-00-3-02728
 South Proj W-L-T W-L-T Off Rank Def Rank
 Atlanta10-6-02-1-013
 Tampa Bay8-8-01-2-0915
 Carolina7-9-01-2-0712
 New Orleans6-10-00-3-0326
 West Proj W-L-T W-L-T Off Rank Def Rank
 Los Angeles10-6-02-1-03223
 San Francisco8-8-01-2-02922
 Arizona7-9-01-2-0148
 Seattle7-9-02-1-01814