58
      Tuesday
      58 / 46
      Wednesday
      63 / 49
      Thursday
      66 / 48

      NFL playoff scenarios

      AFC

      CLINCHED: New England, East Division and homefield advantage;

      Indianapolis, South Division and a first-round bye; San Diego, West

      Division.

      ELIMINATED: Miami, N.Y. Jets, Kansas City, Oakland, Baltimore,

      Cincinnati, Houston, Buffalo, Denver.

      PITTSBURGH STEELERS

      Pittsburgh can clinch the North Division with a win and a

      Cleveland loss.

      Pittsburgh can clinch playoff berth with:

      1) A Tennessee loss.

      OR

      2) A win or tie and a Tennessee tie.

      CLEVELAND BROWNS

      Cleveland can clinch playoff berth with:

      1) A win.

      OR

      2) A Tennessee loss.

      OR

      3) A tie and a Tennessee tie.

      JACKSONVILLE JAGUARS

      Jacksonville can clinch playoff berth with:

      1) A win or tie.

      OR

      2) A Tennessee loss or tie.

      OR

      3) A Cleveland loss.

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      NFC

      CLINCHED: Dallas, East Division and a first-round bye; Green

      Bay, North Division and a first-round bye; Seattle, West Division;

      Tampa Bay, South Division.

      ELIMINATED: San Francisco, St. Louis, Atlanta, Chicago, Arizona,

      Philadelphia, Detroit

      DALLAS COWBOYS

      Dallas can clinch homefield advantage throughout with a win and

      Green Bay loss.

      NEW YORK GIANTS

      N.Y. Giants can clinch a playoff berth:

      1) A win or tie.

      OR

      2) A loss or tie by Washington and New Orleans.

      MINNESOTA VIKINGS

      Minnesota can clinch a playoff berth with a win and a loss or

      tie by New Orleans.

      (Copyright 2007 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)

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