While the once extremely clouded NFL playoff picture is more clear heading into Week 17, there are a few matchups, especially in the NFC, that will decide who's in and who's out.
The Dallas Cowboys and Washington Redskins battle in what essentially is the NFC East title game, and the Minnesota Vikings and Green Bay Packers knock helmets with Adrian Peterson ferociously approaching 2,000 rushing yards and Aaron Rodgers' club looking to lock up the No. 2 spot.
Not as much drama as we've seen in years past, but plenty of intriguing storylines will keep us eagerly tracking all the games.
Here are picks for the 2012 season finales.