AFC

FIRST-ROUND BYES

1st Seed

New England

Record: 13-3

2nd Seed

Pittsburgh

Record: 13-3

WILD-CARD GAMES

6th Seed

Buffalo

Record: 9-7

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3rd Seed

Jacksonville

Record: 10-6

5th Seed

Tennessee

Record: 9-7

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4th Seed

Kansas City

Record: 10-6

2017 Playoffs

NFC

FIRST-ROUND BYES

1st Seed

Philadelphia

Record: 13-3

2nd Seed

Minnesota

Record: 13-3

WILD-CARD GAMES

6th Seed

Atlanta

Record: 10-6

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3rd Seed

Los Angeles

Record: 11-5

5th Seed

Carolina

Record: 11-5

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4th Seed

New Orleans

Record: 11-5

2017 Standings
AFC
AFC EASTRECORD
New England13-3
Buffalo9-7
Miami6-10
NY Jets5-11
AFC WESTRECORD
Kansas City10-6
Los Angeles9-7
Oakland6-10
Denver5-11
AFC NORTHRECORD
Pittsburgh13-3
Baltimore9-7
Cincinnati7-9
Cleveland0-16
AFC SOUTHRECORD
Jacksonville10-6
Tennessee9-7
Indianapolis4-12
Houston4-12
NFC
NFC EASTRECORD
Philadelphia13-3
Dallas9-7
Washington7-9
NY Giants3-13
NFC WESTRECORD
Los Angeles11-5
Seattle9-7
Arizona8-8
San Francisco6-10
NFC NORTHRECORD
Minnesota13-3
Detroit9-7
Green Bay7-9
Chicago5-11
NFC SOUTHRECORD
New Orleans11-5
Carolina11-5
Atlanta10-6
Tampa Bay5-11

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AFC Tiebreakers

  • 1st Seed - New England
    AFC East Champ
    Wins tie break over Pittsburgh based on head-to-head win percentage.
  • 3rd Seed - Jacksonville
    AFC South Champ
    Wins tie break over Kansas City based on best win percentage in conference games.
  • 5th Seed - Tennessee
    Wins tie break over Buffalo, Los Angeles and Baltimore based on best win percentage in conference games.
  • 6th Seed - Buffalo
    Wins tie break over Baltimore based on strength of victory. Wins tie break over Los Angeles based on best win percentage in conference games.

NFC Tiebreakers

  • 1st Seed - Philadelphia
    NFC East Champ
    Wins tie break over Minnesota based on best win percentage in common games.
  • 3rd Seed - Los Angeles
    NFC West Champ
    Wins tie break over New Orleans based on head-to-head win percentage.
  • 4th Seed - New Orleans
    NFC South Champ (Wins tie break over Carolina based on head-to-head win percentage.)

Tiebreaking Procedures »