28 November 2014

2014 NFL Playoff Projections: Week 13

We are only hours away from December and the final month of the 2014 NFL regular season. With the help of the Playoff Machine, here are my projections as to how the playoff field will shape up in a month.

Machine Results
Current Playoff Picture
1. New England Patriots (9-2)
2. Denver Broncos (8-3)
3. Cincinnati Bengals (7-3-1)
4. Indianapolis Colts (7-4)
5. Kansas City Chiefs (7-4)
6. San Diego Chargers (7-4)

Baltimore Ravens (7-4)
Pittsburgh Steelers (7-4)
Cleveland Browns (7-4)
Miami Dolphins (6-5)
Buffalo Bills (6-5)

Projected Playoff Picture
1. New England Patriots (12-4)
at GB (L), at SD (L), vs. MIA (W), at NYJ (W), vs. BUF (W)

2. Denver Broncos (12-4)
at KC (W), vs. BUF (W), at SD (L), at CIN (W), vs. OAK (W)

3. Pittsburgh Steelers (11-5)
vs. NO (W), at CIN (L), at ATL (W), vs. KC (W), vs. CIN (W)

4. Indianapolis Colts (11-5)
vs. WSH (W), at CLE (W), vs. HOU (W), at DAL (L), at TEN (W)

5. Baltimore Ravens (11-5)
vs. SD (W), at MIA (L), vs. JAX (W), at HOU (W), vs. CLE (W)

6. Miami Dolphins (10-6)
at NYJ (W), vs. BAL (W), at NE (L), vs. MIN (W), vs. NYJ (W)

Cincinnati Bengals (9-6-1)
at TB (W), vs. PIT (W), at CLE (L), vs. DEN (L), at PIT (L)

Cleveland Browns (9-7)
at BUF (W), vs. IND (L), vs. CIN (W), at CAR (L), at BAL (L)

Kansas City Chiefs (9-7)
vs. DEN (L), at ARI (L), vs. OAK (W), at PIT (L), vs. SD (W)

San Diego Chargers (9-7)
at BAL (L), vs. NE (W), vs. DEN (W), at SF (L), at KC (L)

Current Playoff Picture
1. Arizona Cardinals (9-2)
2. Philadelphia Eagles (9-3)
3. Green Bay Packers (8-3)
4. Atlanta Falcons (4-7)
5. Seattle Seahawks (8-4)
6. Detroit Lions (8-4)

Dallas Cowboys (8-4)
San Francisco 49ers (7-5)
New Orleans Saints (4-7)

Projected Playoff Picture
1. Arizona Cardinals (13-3)
at ATL (W), vs. KC (W), at STL (W), vs. SEA (W), at SF (L)

2. Green Bay Packers (13-3)
vs. NE (W), vs. ATL (W), at BUF (W), at TB (W), vs. DET (W)

3. Philadelphia Eagles (13-3)
vs. SEA (W), vs. DAL (W), at WSH (W), at NYG (W)

4. New Orleans Saints (6-10)
at PIT (L), vs. CAR (W), at CHI (L), vs. ATL (W), at TB (L)

5. Detroit Lions (11-5)
vs. TB (W). vs. MIN (W), at CHI (W), at GB (L)

6. Dallas Cowboys (11-5)
at CHI (W), at PHI (L), vs. IND (W), at WSH (W)

Seattle Seahawks (10-6)
at PHI (L), vs. SF (W), at ARI (L), vs. STL (W)

San Francisco 49ers (10-6)
at OAK (W), at SEA (L), vs. SD (W), vs. ARI (W)

Atlanta Falcons (5-11)
vs. ARI (L), at GB (L), vs. PIT (L), vs. CAR (W)


  1. Ben, you have the Patriots penciled in for three more losses. Since they're 9-2 now, that would give them a final record of 11-5, not 12-4..