We’re getting late in the NFL season, and some teams might be able to punch their tickets to the playoffs.
The two top teams in the NFC, the Philadelphia Eagles and Minnesota Vikings, could be in the playoffs at the end of Sunday’s play. The Vikings could clinch the NFC North, while the Eagles can clinch at least a wild-card spot.
Below are the playoff scenarios for the Eagles and Vikings:
MINNESOTA VIKINGS (9-2) (vs. N.Y. Jets (7-4), Sunday, 1:00 PM ET, CBS)
Minnesota clinches NFC North division title with:
1) MIN win + DET loss or tie OR
2) MIN tie + DET loss
PHILADELPHIA EAGLES (10-1) (vs. Tennessee (7-4), Sunday, 1:00 PM ET, FOX)
Philadelphia clinches playoff berth with:
1) PHI win + WAS loss + SF loss or tie + SEA loss or tie
(as long as both SF and SEA each don’t tie) OR
2) PHI win + WAS tie + SF loss + SEA loss