In the AFC, all four divisions are already decided. The Broncos, Patriots, Bengals and Colts have won their respective divisions, regardless of what happens in Week 17. A few things could change here and there with the seeding, but the top 4 seeds WILL be those teams in the AFC. On top of that, the Chiefs are also locked in to the 5th seed, making the 6th and final seed the most interesting thing. The Ravens, Steelers, Chargers and Dolphins are all fighting for the last seed, and they all need help from each other thanks to a ridiculous tie-breaking scenario.
Courtesy of The Big Lead
, here are the potential scenarios and which of them would result in each of the teams making the playoffs. The Steelers are the ones who need the most help. Baltimore still has the inside track, but the Dolphins are close behind.
As far as the top 4 seeds go, here's their potential breakdowns, also courtesy of TBL
Check out Page 2 for NFC scenarios.