Shop Fantasy Central Golf Guide Email Travel Subscribe SI About Us NFL Football Fantasy More Football Leagues

 
  U.S. SPORTS
  pro football
scores
schedules
standings
stats
matchups
stadiums
depth charts
injuries
transactions
players
teams
scoreboards
baseball S
col. football S
pro basketball S
m. college bb S
w. college bb S
hockey S
golf plus S
tennis S
soccer S
motor sports
olympic sports
women's sports
more sports
 WORLD SPORT

EVENTS
 Sportsman of the Year
 Heisman Trophy
 Swimsuit 2001

CENTERS
 Fantasy Central
 Inside Game
 Video Plus
 Statitudes
 Your Turn
 Message Boards
 Email Newsletters
 Golf Guide
 Cities
 

CNNSI.com GROUP
 Sports Illustrated
 Life of Reilly
 SI Women
 SI for Kids
 Press Room
 TBS/TNT Sports
 CNN Languages

COMMERCE
 SI Customer Service
 SI Media Kits
 Get into College
 Sports Memorabilia
 TeamStore

NFL Playoff Scenarios

Click here for more on this story
Posted: Monday December 04, 2000 9:11 PM
Updated: Sunday December 24, 2000 7:16 PM

The possibilities for the NFL playoffs entering Sunday:

AFC EAST

  • Miami has clinched the AFC East.

  • Indianapolis has clinched a playoff berth.

    AFC CENTRAL

  • Tennessee has clinched a playoff berth. The Titans clinch the AFC Central, a first-round playoff bye and home field advantage with a win or tie (vs. Dallas).

  • Baltimore has clinched a playoff berth. The Ravens clinch the AFC Central, a first-round playoff bye and home field advantage with a Tennessee loss (vs. Dallas).

    AFC WEST

  • Oakland has clinched the AFC West and a first-round playoff bye.

  • Denver has clinched a playoff berth.

    NFC EAST

  • New York Giants have clinched the NFC East, and clinched home-field advantage throughout the playoffs with Saturday's win against Jacksonville.

  • Philadelphia has clinched a playoff berth.

    NFC CENTRAL

  • Minnesota has clinched the NFC Central and a first-round playoff bye.

  • Tampa Bay has clinched a playoff berth.

    NFC WEST

  • New Orleans has clinched the NFC West.

  • St. Louis has clinched a playoff berth.

    The following teams have been officially eliminated from playoff contention: Arizona, Atlanta, Buffalo, Carolina, Chicago, Cincinnati, Cleveland, Dallas, Detroit, Green Bay, Jacksonville, Kansas City, New England, New York Jets, Pittsburgh, San Diego, San Francisco, Seattle and Washington.


     
    Related information
    Stories
    NFL Tie-breaking Procedures
    CNNSI.com's Week 15 Playoff Picture
    Multimedia
    Visit Multimedia Central for the latest audio and video
    Search our site Watch CNN/SI 24 hours a day
    Sports Illustrated and CNN have combined to form a 24 hour sports news and information channel. To receive CNN/SI at your home call your cable operator or DirecTV.


    CNNSI Copyright © 2001
    CNN/Sports Illustrated
    An AOL Time Warner Company.
    All Rights Reserved.

    Terms under which this service is provided to you.
    Read our privacy guidelines.