The NFL has released official postseason scenarios for teams that can clinch something in Week 15. That includes the New England Patriots and New York Jets.
The Patriots can clinch the AFC East title and a first-round bye if:
The Patriots tie plus the Jets lose.
The Jets can clinch a playoff berth if:
The Jets win plus the Dolphins lose plus the Colts lose or tie plus the Chargers lose.
There are additional scenarios for the Jets to clinch if they secure the strength of victory tiebreaker over certain teams this week.