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December 6, 2018, 11:02 am

NFL playoff scenarios for Week 14: Who else is on the verge of joining the Rams?

A figure of teams can seal the deal on Sunday.

NFL playoff scenarios for Week 14: Who else is on the verge of joining the Rams?
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Andy Reid and the Chiefs can seal their postseason bid on Sunday against the Ravens. (Cary Edmondson/USA Today)

The Rams became the archetypal time to maneuver an NFL playoff spot last weekend, securing the NFC West statute title with their win over the Lions. There’s a good accidental different teams will join them in Week 14.

Thanks to Joe Ferreira and NFL Playoff Scenarios for doing what they do.

[NFL Week 14 schedule]

CURRENT AFC PLAYOFF FIELD

1. Kansas City (10-2)

2. New England (9-3, owns tiebreaker over Houston via head-to-head win on Sept. 9)

3. Houston (9-3)

4. Pittsburgh (7-4-1)

5. Los Angeles Chargers (9-3)

6. Baltimore (7-5)

AFC CLINCHING SCENARIOS

Chiefs (10-2): Kansas City will maneuver a playoff position with a win/tie, or a Dolphins loss/tie concerted with a Colts loss/tie and a Titans loss/tie.

Patriots (9-3): New England will maneuver the AFC East statute title with a win/tie.

Texans (9-3): Houston will maneuver the AFC South statute title with a win concerted with a Titans loss/tie, or a tie concerted with a Titans loss.

Chargers (9-3): Los Angeles will maneuver a playoff position with a win concerted with a Dolphins loss/tie, a Broncos loss/tie, a Colts loss/tie and a Titans loss/tie. It also can maneuver a playoff position with a tie plus a figure of different scenarios musical performance out.

AFC ELIMINATION SCENARIOS

Titans (6-6): Tennessee will be eliminated from AFC South statute title assertion with a loss concerted with a Texans win/tie, or a tie concerted with a Texans win.

Colts (6-6): Indianapolis will be eliminated from AFC South statute title assertion with a loss or a tie.

Dolphins (6-6): Miami will be eliminated from AFC East statute title assertion with a loss/tie.

Bengals (5-7): Cincinnati will be eliminated from AFC North statute title assertion with a loss concerted with a Steelers win/tie, or a tie concerted with a Steelers win.

Browns (4-7-1): Cleveland will be eliminated from playoff assertion with a loss concerted with a Ravens win. The Browns will be eliminated from AFC North statute title assertion with a Steelers win; a loss concerted with a Steelers tie; a loss concerted with a Bengals loss; or a tie concerted with a Bengals loss/tie and a Steelers tie.

Jaguars (4-8): Jacksonville, which already cannot win the AFC South, will be eliminated from playoff assertion with a loss to the Titans, or a tie and a figure of different scenarios musical performance out.

Bills (4-8): As parsed out by NFL Playoff Scenarios on Reddit, Buffalo’s playoff-elimination scenarios are too numerous to list here. Suffice to say, the Bills need to avoid a loss or a tie in Week 14.

Jets (3-9): New York, which already cannot win the AFC East, will be eliminated from playoff assertion with a loss or tie, or with wins by any of the following teams: Colts, Titans, Dolphins, Ravens. New York also will be eliminated with any of the following combinations: Bengals win/Broncos win; Bengals win/Browns loss; Broncos win/Browns win.

ALREADY ELIMINATED FROM PLAYOFF CONTENTION: Raiders (2-10).

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CURRENT NFC PLAYOFF FIELD

1. Los Angeles (11-1, maneuvered NFC West)

2. New Orleans (10-2)

3. Chicago (8-4)

4. Dallas (7-5)

5. Seattle (7-5)

6. Minnesota (6-5-1)

NFC CLINCHING SCENARIOS

Rams (11-1): Los Angeles will maneuver a archetypal-round playoff bye with a win.

New Orleans (10-2): The Saints will maneuver the NFC south with a win/tie or a Panthers loss/tie. New Orleans will maneuver a playoff position with a Vikings loss, Eagles loss/tie and a Redskins loss/tie.

NFC ELIMINATION SCENARIOS

Panthers (6-6): Carolina will be eliminated from NFC South statute title assertion with a loss/tie or a Saints win/tie.

Packers (4-7-1): Green Bay will be eliminated from NFC North statute title assertion with a loss, or a tie concerted with a Bears win/tie, or a tie concerted with a Vikings win/tie, or a Bears tie concerted with a Vikings win. The Packers will be eliminated form playoff assertion with a loss concerted with a Redskins win and a Cowboys-Eagles tie.

Giants (4-8): New York will be eliminated from NFC East statute title assertion with a loss/tie or a Cowboys win. The Giants will be eliminated from playoff assertion with a loss.

Lions (4-8): Detroit, which already cannot win the NFC North, will be eliminated from playoff assertion with a loss concerted with a Vikings win, or a loss concerted with an Eagles win/tie, or a loss concerted with a Redskins win/tie, or a tie concerted with a Seahawks win/tie, Redskins win and Cowboys-Eagles tie.

Falcons (4-8): Atlanta, which already cannot win the NFC South, will be eliminated from playoff assertion with a loss concerted with a Redskins win and a Cowboys-Eagles tie.

Cardinals (3-9): Arizona, which already cannot win the NFC West, will be eliminated from playoff assertion with a loss, or with a tie and numerous different scenarios musical performance out.

ALREADY ELIMINATED FROM PLAYOFF CONTENTION: 49ers (2-10).

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