Week 15 in the National Football League is underway and as all but two teams have three games remaining, now is as good a time as ever to see where things stand in the NFC wild-card race.
With their 41-14 win over the Jacksonville Jaguars Thursday night, the Atlanta Falcons have basically secured a playoff berth. It’s not mathematically official yet, but it’s as close to a sure-fire bet as you can get right now.
This means there’s really one spot remaining for five other teams. Oh, what a finish it will be.
This article is going to break down the Falcons and the five other teams still fighting for that final wild-card berth in the NFC. Included with each team’s slide is their remaining schedule and what they need in order to make the postseason, especially for those teams on the outside looking in right now.
Here’s the latest on the NFC playoff hunt: