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2012 NFL Week 16 playoff scenarios

AFC

CLINCHED: New England -- AFC East; Denver -- AFC West; Houston -- AFC South; Baltimore -- playoff spot

BALTIMORE RAVENS

Clinch AFC North with:

1) BAL win OR

2) BAL tie + CIN tie or loss

HOUSTON TEXANS

Clinch home-field advantage with:

1) HOU win OR

2) HOU tie + DEN loss or tie OR

3) DEN loss + NE loss or tie

Clinch first-round bye with:

1) HOU tie OR

2) DEN loss OR

3) NE loss or tie

DENVER BRONCOS

Clinch first-round bye with:

1) DEN win + NE loss or tie OR

2) DEN tie + NE loss

INDIANAPOLIS COLTS

Clinch playoff berth with:

1) IND win or tie OR

2) PIT loss or tie + NYJ loss or tie

CINCINNATI BENGALS

Clinch playoff berth with:

1) CIN win + NYJ loss or tie


NFC

CLINCHED: Atlanta -- NFC South, home-field advantage; Green Bay -- NFC North; San Francisco -- playoff spot

SAN FRANCISCO 49ERS

Clinch NFC West with:

1) SF win or tie

Clinch first-round bye with:

1) SF win + GB loss or tie OR

2) SF tie + GB loss

SEATTLE SEAHAWKS

Clinch playoff berth with:

1) SEA win OR

2) SEA tie + NYG loss + WSH loss + MIN loss or tie + CHI loss or tie OR

3) SEA tie + NYG loss + WSH loss + MIN loss or tie + DAL loss or tie OR

4) SEA tie + NYG loss + WSH loss + CHI loss or tie + DAL loss or tie OR

5) SEA tie + NYG loss + MIN loss or tie + CHI loss or tie + DAL loss or tie OR

6) SEA tie + WSH loss + MIN loss or tie + CHI loss or tie + DAL loss or tie OR

7) NYG loss + WSH loss + MIN loss + CHI loss + DAL loss

NEW YORK GIANTS

Clinch playoff berth with:

1) NYG win + WSH loss or tie + DAL loss + MIN loss + CHI loss OR

2) NYG win + WSH loss + DAL loss or tie + MIN loss + CHI loss

WASHINGTON REDSKINS

Clinch playoff berth with:

1) WSH win + NYG loss + MIN loss + CHI loss