Playoff scenarios for week 16, as provided by the NFL:
AFC
CLINCHED: New England the East Division and homefield advantage; Indianapolis the South Division and a first-round bye; San Diego the West Division.
ELIMINATED: Miami, N.Y. Jets, Kansas City, Oakland, Baltimore, Cincinnati, Houston, Buffalo, Denver.
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PITTSBURGH STEELERS
Pittsburgh can clinch the North Division with a win and a Cleveland loss.
Pittsburgh can clinch playoff berth with:
1) A Tennessee loss.
OR
2) A win or tie and a Tennessee tie.
OR
3) A Buffalo loss, Denver loss or tie and a Tennessee loss.
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CLEVELAND BROWNS
Cleveland can clinch playoff berth with:
1) A win.
OR
2) A Tennessee loss.
OR
3) A tie and a Tennessee tie.
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JACKSONVILLE JAGUARS
Jacksonville can clinch playoff berth:
1) A win.
OR
2) A Tennessee loss or tie.
OR
3) A Cleveland loss.
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NFC
CLINCHED: Dallas the East Division and a first-round bye; Green Bay the North Division and a first-round bye; Seattle the West Division; Tampa Bay the South Division.
ELIMINATED: San Francisco, St. Louis, Atlanta.
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DALLAS COWBOYS
Dallas can clinch homefield advantage throughout with a win and Green Bay loss.
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NEW YORK GIANTS
IF MINNESOTA BEATS CHICAGO MONDAY, DEC. 17:
N.Y. Giants can clinch a playoff berth:
1) A win or tie.
OR
2) A loss or tie by Washington and New Orleans.
IF CHICAGO BEATS MINNESOTA MONDAY, DEC. 17:
N.Y. Giants can clinch a playoff berth with a Minnesota win and a loss or tie by New Orleans.
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MINNESOTA VIKINGS
IF MINNESOTA BEATS CHICAGO MONDAY, DEC. 17:
Minnesota can clinch a playoff berth with a win and a loss or tie by New Orleans.

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