This playoff race is shaping up to be ridiculous. The most boring portion of the race is the top part of the NFC, where it looks like we have five teams basically locked into those spots. But the different ways those five teams (or even four if the Rams slip some more) can shift around is pretty wild (if the Rams don’t slip this week).
Arizona can clinch a berth this week with a win or a MIN + SF loss, but there’s still so many different ways the NFC can slide up top. On the bottom, there’s no telling who clinches a playoff berth. None of those teams have shown an ability to rip off a ton of wins in a row without a bad slip-up. The No. 6 seed and the No. 15 seed are separated by two games.
On the AFC side of things, it’s even weirder. The Patriots somehow ascended to the No. 1 seed, as we all expected! At 9-4 they’re an entire two games clear of the No. 9 seed Colts.
There’s so much to be decided in one of the wildest playoff races we’ve seen in some time.
All NFL odds are via Caesars Sportsbook
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