05 December 2012

2012 NFL Playoff Predictions: Week 14

With four weeks remaining in the 2012 NFL season, here are my predictions for how the playoff picture will look at the end of the regular season.

H/T Playoff Machine
*Wild Card

Right Now
1. Houston Texans (11-1)
2. New England Patriots (9-3)
3. Baltimore Ravens (9-3)
4. Denver Broncos (9-3)
5. Indianapolis Colts* (8-4)
6. Pittsburgh Steelers* (7-5)

Cincinnati Bengals (7-5)
New York Jets (5-7)
Buffalo Bills (5-7)
Miami Dolphins (5-7)

Predicted Finish
1. Houston Texans (14-2)
 at New England (L), vs. Indianapolis (W), vs. Minnesota (W), at Indianapolis (L)
2. Denver Broncos (13-3)
 at Oakland (W), at Baltimore (W), vs. Cleveland (W), vs. Kansas City (W)
3. New England Patriots (12-4)
 vs. Houston (W), vs. San Francisco (L), at Jacksonville (W), vs. Miami (W)
4. Pittsburgh Steelers (10-6)
 vs. San Diego (W), at Dallas (L), vs. Cincinnati (W), vs. Cleveland (W)
5. Baltimore Ravens* (10-6)
 at Washington (L), vs. Denver (L), vs. Giants (W), at Cincinnati (L)
6. Indianapolis Colts (10-6)
 vs. Tennessee (W), at Houston (L), at Kansas City (W), vs. Houston (W)

Cincinnati Bengals (10-6)
 vs. Dallas (W), at Philadelphia (W), at Pittsburgh (L), vs. Baltimore (W)

Right Now
1. Atlanta Falcons (14-2)
2. San Francisco 49ers (8-3-1)
3. Green Bay Packers (8-4)
4. New York Giants (7-5)
5. Chicago Bears* (8-4)
6. Seattle Seahawks* (7-5)

Washington Redskins (6-6)
Dallas Cowboys (6-6)
Tampa Bay Buccaneers (6-6)
Minnesota Vikings (6-6)
St. Louis Rams (5-6-1)
New Orleans Saints (5-7)

Predicted Finish
1. Atlanta Falcons (14-2)
 at Carolina (W), vs. Giants (W), at Detroit (W), vs. Tampa Bay (L)
2. Chicago Bears (12-4)
 at Minnesota (W), vs. Green Bay (W), at Arizona (W), at Detroit (W)
3. San Francisco 49ers (11-4-1)
 vs. Miami (W), at New England (W), at Seattle (L), vs. Arizona (W)
4. Washington Redskins (9-7)
 vs. Baltimore (W), at Cleveland (W), at Philadelphia (W), vs. Dallas (L)
5. Seattle Seahawks (11-5)
 vs. Arizona (W), at Buffalo (W), vs. San Francisco (W), vs. St. Louis (W)
6. Green Bay Packers (10-6)
 vs. Detroit (L), at Chicago (L), vs. Tennessee (W), at Minnesota (W)

New York Giants (9-7)
 vs. New Orleans (W), at Atlanta (L), at Baltimore (L),
Tampa Bay Buccaneers (8-8)
 vs. Philadelphia (W), at New Orleans (L), vs. St. Louis (L), at Atlanta (W)
New Orleans Saints (8-8)
 at Giants (L), vs. Tampa Bay (L), at Dallas (W), vs. Carolina (W)
Dallas Cowboys (8-8)
 at Cincinnati (L), vs. Pittsburgh (W), vs. New Orleans (L), at Washington (W)


  1. Pats and 49ers both lose when they play in week 15? Great prediction...

    1. It's called a typo pal but if you looked at the records, you would be able to deduce that I had the 49ers winning.