Ravens can win division by beating Broncos

The Baltimore Ravens have failed to clinch a playoff spot the past two weeks. Will the third attempt be be the charm?

Still in control of the division, the Ravens (9-4) can clinch their second straight AFC North title by beating the Denver Broncos (10-3) in Baltimore on Sunday, according to ESPN Stats & Information. The Ravens are the only team in the division that can earn a playoff berth this week.

Here are the Ravens' playoff scenarios:

To clinch the AFC North

1. Ravens beat Denver

or 2. Ravens tie and a Bengals loss (at Philadelphia) or tie

or 3. Ravens tie and a Steelers loss (at Dallas) or tie

or 4. Bengals and Steelers both lose

To clinch a playoff berth

1. Ravens tie Denver

or 2. Bengals lose or tie

or 3. Steelers lose or tie