The final regular-season games of the 2019 NFL season are upon us. At this time next week, eight teams will be vying for the right to move on to the Divisional Round with a win on Wildcard Weekend. The Baltimore Ravens are the only team to have clinched a first-round bye to this point and all but the NFC East Division has crowned their champion. However, a couple of spots are still up for grabs and, of course, plenty of seeding will be decided this weekend.

Here are all the playoff scenarios for this weekend:

AFC

  • The New England Patriots can clinch a first-round bye and the second seed with a win or tie OR a Kansas City Chiefs loss or tie.
  • The Kansas City Chiefs clinches a first-round bye with a win and a New England Patriots loss.
  • Oakland can clinch a playoff berth with a win and a Pittsburgh loss, a Tennessee loss, an Indianapolis win.
  • Pittsburgh can clinch a playoff berth with a win and Tennessee loss OR a tie and a Tennessee loss.
  • The Titans can clinch a playoff berth with a win OR a tie and Pittsburgh loss OR a Pittsburgh loss and an Indianapolis loss or tie.

NFC

  • The Dallas Cowboys  can clinch the NFC East with a win and a Philadelphia loss
  • The Green Bay Packers can clinch:
    • First-round bye:
      • A win OR
      • New Orleans loss OR
      • Tie and San Francisco loss OR
      • Tie and New Orleans Tie
    • Homefield throughout:
      • A win and San Francisco loss OR
      • A tie, a San Francisco loss AND a New Orleans loss or tie
  • The New Orleans Saints clinches:

    First-round bye: 

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    • Win and Green Bay loss or tie OR
    • Win and San Francisco loss or tie OR
    • Tie and a Green Bay loss OR
    • Tie and a San Francisco loss OR
    • San Francisco loss and Green Bay win or tie

      Homefield throughout:
    • Win and Green Bay loss or tie and San Francisco loss or tie OR
    • Tie and a Green Bay loss and San Francisco loss
  • The Philadelphia Eagles can clinch the NFC East with a win or tie OR a Dallas loss or tie
  • The San Francisco 49ers can clinch the NFC West with a win or tie
    • They can clinch a first-round bye with a win OR a tie and a Green Bay loss OR a tie and a New Orleans loss or tie.
    • They clinch home field throughout with a win OR a tie and a Green Bay loss or tie and a New Orleans loss or tie.
  • The Seattle Seahawks can clinch the NFC West with a win
    • They can clinch a first-round bye with a win and a Green Bay loss
    • They clinch home field throughout with a win and a Green Bay loss and New Orleans loss

– Ian Glendon is the Editor-In-Chief of Full Press Coverage and the Managing Editor of FPC NHL. He covers the National Hockey League. Like and follow on and Facebook.

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