2015 NFL Week 16 playoff scenarios

A look at the possible playoff-clinching scenarios in Week 16 | Playoff Machine | Standings:


CLINCHED: New England -- AFC East and a first-round bye

Cincinnati -- AFC North

Kansas City -- playoff berth

CINCINNATI BENGALS (at Denver, Monday)

Cincinnati clinches a first-round bye with:

  1. CIN win or tie

DENVER BRONCOS (vs. Cincinnati, Monday)

Denver clinches a playoff spot with:

  1. DEN win OR

  2. DEN tie


CLINCHED: Carolina -- NFC South and a first-round bye

Arizona -- NFC West and a first-round bye

Washington -- NFC East

Green Bay -- playoff berth

Seattle -- playoff berth

Minnesota -- playoff berth