20 November 2013

2013 NFL Playoff Projections: Week 12

The run to the 2013 NFL Playoffs is on as there are six more weeks until the field of 12 is set. Thanks to the good folks that bring us the Playoff Machine, here are my projections as to how the playoff picture is going to shape out over the balance of the regular season for week 12.

Playoff Machine Results
*Wild Card

Current Playoff Picture
1. Seattle Seahawks (10-1)
2. New Orleans Saints (8-2)
3. Detroit Lions (6-4)
4. Philadelphia Eagles (6-5)
5. Carolina Panthers* (7-3)
6. San Francisco 49ers* (6-4)

Chicago Bears (6-4)
Arizona Cardinals (6-4)
Dallas Cowboys (5-5)
Green Bay Packers (5-5)
New York Giants (4-6)
St. Louis Rams (4-6)

Predicted Playoff Picture
1. Seattle Seahawks (14-2)
 Bye, vs. New Orleans (W), at San Francisco (L), at Giants (W), vs. Arizona (W), vs. St. Louis (W)

2. New Orleans Saints (13-3)
 at Atlanta (W), at Seattle (L), vs. Carolina (W), at St. Louis (W), at Carolina (W), vs. Tampa Bay (W)

3. Detroit Lions (10-6)
 vs. Tampa Bay (W), vs. Green Bay (W), at Philadelphia (W), vs. Baltimore (L), vs. Giants (W), at Minnesota (L)

4. Dallas Cowboys (8-8)
 at Giants (W), vs. Oakland (W), at Chicago (L), vs. Green Bay (W), at Washington (L), vs. Philadelphia (W)

5. Carolina Panthers* (11-5)
 at Miami (W), vs. Tampa Bay (W), at New Orleans (L), vs. Jets (W), vs. New Orleans (L), at Atlanta (W)

6. San Francisco 49ers* (11-5)
 at Washington (W), vs. St. Louis (W), vs. Seattle (W), at Tampa Bay (W), vs. Atlanta (W), at Arizona (L)

Green Bay Packers (10-6)
 vs. Minnesota (W), at Detroit (L), vs. Atlanta (W), at Dallas (L), vs. Pittsburgh (W), at Chicago (W)

Chicago Bears (10-6)
 at St. Louis (W), at Minnesota (W), vs. Dallas (W), at Cleveland (L), at Chicago (W), vs. Green Bay (L)

Philadelphia Eagles (8-8)
 Bye, vs. Arizona (W), vs. Detroit (L), at Minnesota (W), vs. Chicago (L), at Dallas (L)

Arizona Cardinals (8-8)
 vs. Indianapolis (L),  at Philadelphia (L), vs. Arizona (L), at Tennessee (W), at Seattle (L), vs. San Francisco (W)

New York Giants (6-10)
 vs. Dallas (L), at Washington (W), at San Diego (L), vs. Seattle (L), at Detroit (L), vs. Washington (W)

St. Louis Rams (6-10)
 vs. Chicago (L), at San Francisco (L), at Arizona (W), vs. New Orleans (L), vs. Tampa Bay (W), at Seattle (L)

Current Playoff Picture
1. Denver Broncos (9-1)
2. Indianapolis Colts (7-3)
3. New England Patriots (7-3)
4. Cincinnati Bengals (7-4)
5. Kansas City Chiefs* (9-1)
6. New York Jets* (5-5)

Miami Dolphins (5-5)
Pittsburgh Steelers (4-6)
Baltimore Ravens (4-6)
Cleveland Browns (4-6)
Oakland Raiders (4-6)
San Diego Chargers (4-6)
Tennessee Titans (4-6)
Buffalo Bills (4-7)

Predicted Playoff Picture
1. Denver Broncos (14-2)
 at New England (W), at Kansas City (W), vs. Tennessee (W), vs. San Diego (W), at Houston (W), at Oakland (L)

2. Indianapolis Colts (12-4)
 at Arizona (W), vs. Tennessee (W), at Cincinnati (L), vs. Houston (W), at Kansas City (W), vs. Jacksonville (W)

3. Cincinnati Bengals (11-5)
 Bye, at San Diego (W), vs. Indianapolis (W), at Pittsburgh (L), vs. Minnesota (W), vs. Baltimore (W)

4. New England Patriots (11-5)
 vs. Denver (L), at Houston (W), vs. Cleveland (W), at Miami (W), at Baltimore (L), vs. Buffalo (W)

5. Kansas City Chiefs* (13-3)
 vs. San Diego (W), vs. Denver (L), at Washington (W),  at Oakland (W), vs. Indianapolis (L), at San Diego (W)

6. Pittsburgh Steelers (8-8)
 at Cleveland (W), at Baltimore (L), vs. Miami (W), vs. Cincinnati (L), at Green Bay (L), vs. Cleveland (W)

Baltimore Ravens (8-8)
 vs. Jets (L), vs. Pittsburgh (W), at Minnesota (W), at Detroit (W), vs. New England (W), at Cincinnati (L)

Miami Dolphins (8-8)
 vs. Carolina (L), at Jets (W), at Pittsburgh (L), vs. New England (L), vs. Buffalo (W), vs. Jets (W)

New York Jets (8-8)
 at Baltimore (W), vs. Miami (L), vs. Oakland (W), at Carolina (L), vs. Cleveland (W), at Miami (L)

Cleveland Browns (6-10)
 vs. Pittsburgh (L), vs. Jacksonville (W), at New England (L), vs. Chicago (W), at Jets (L), at Pittsburgh (L)

Oakland Raiders (6-10)
 vs. Tennessee (W), at Dallas (L), at Jets (L), vs. Kansas City (L), at San Diego (L), vs. Denver (W)

San Diego Chargers (6-10)
 at Kansas City (W), at San Diego (L), vs. Giants (W), at Denver (L), vs. Oakland (W), vs. Kansas City (L)

Tennessee Titans (6-10)
 at Oakland (L), at Indianapolis (L), at Denver (L), vs. Arizona (L), at Jacksonville (W), vs. Houston (W)

Buffalo Bills (5-11)
 Bye, vs. Atlanta (L), at Tampa Bay (L), at Jacksonville (W), vs. Miami (L), at New England (L)


  1. That does not make sense. You are saying that the Giants are going to win in Detroit, and Detroit will win home against the Giants.

    1. I meant the latter, the former was a typo. The win totals were correct, meaning that I have Detroit winning.