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AFC’s wild Wild Card chase continues into Week 16

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Good luck finding the AFC playoff image.

Fortunately, the extra week will give more time to clarify the AFC Wild Card and AFC North races. Seeds 4-13 are one set apart.

Here’s the full playoff photo ahead of Saturday’s games. The standings will be updated as the matches are finalized.

Hourly Central.

AFC playoff photo

Heads of Division

This week: vs. Pittsburgh, 3:25 p.m. CBS

Remaining time: in Cincinnati, in Denver

Dropout scenarios: Chiefs win AFC West with a win and a loss or a tie for the Chargers WHERE a draw and a loss for the Chargers. Chiefs clinch a playoff berth with a victory WHERE a tie of leaders and losses by the Bills or the Colts WHERE a tie in leaders and no tie in Ravens-Bengals.

This week: Won against San Francisco

Remaining time: against Miami, in Houston

Dropout scenarios: Titans clinch a playoff berth with a Dolphins win and loss or tie, Bills loss, Broncos loss or tie, Browns loss or tie and either Steelers loss OR Ravens loss or tie.

3. New England Patriots (9-5, leader of the AFC East)

This week: vs. Buffalo, noon CBS

Remaining time: against Jacksonville, in Miami

Dropout scenarios: Patriots win AFC East with a win and a loss or a tie for the Dolphins. Patriots clinch a playoff berth with a Chargers win and loss and a Raiders loss or tie WHERE a victory a loss or a tie for the Colts and a loss for the Bengals WHERE a win, loss or tie for the Colts, a loss for the Ravens and a loss or tie for the Steelers WHERE a win, loss or tie for the Colts and a loss for the Chargers WHERE a win, a loss for the Ravens, a loss or tie for the Browns and a loss or a tie for the Steelers.

This week: vs. Baltimore, noon

Remaining time: vs. Kansas City, in Cleveland

Wildcards

5. Indianapolis Colts (9-6)

This week: Won in Arizona

Remaining time: against Las Vegas, in Jacksonville

6. Los Angeles Chargers (8-6)

This week: in Houston, noon

Remaining time: against Denver, in Las Vegas

7. Bison bills (8-6)

This week: at New England, noon CBS

Remaining time: vs. Atlanta, vs. NY Jets

Outside watching

8. Baltimore Ravens (8-6)

This week: in Cincinnati, noon

Remaining time: against LA Rams, against Pittsburgh

9. Pittsburgh Steelers (7-6-1)

This week: in Kansas City, 3:25 p.m. CBS

Remaining time: vs. Cleveland, in Baltimore

10. The Adventurers of Las Vegas (7-7)

This week: vs. Denver, 3:25 p.m.

Remaining time: in Indianapolis, against LA Chargers

11. Miami Dolphins (7-7)

This week: in New Orleans, 7:15 p.m. Monday on ESPN

Remaining time: in Tennessee, against New England

12. Denver Broncos (7-7)

This week: in Las Vegas, 3:25 p.m.

Remaining time: at LA Chargers, vs. Kansas City

13. Cleveland Browns (7-8)

This week: Lost in Green Bay

Remaining time: in Pittsburgh, against Cincinnati

Eliminated from the playoffs

14. New York Jets (3-11)

15. Houston Texans (3-11)

16. Jacksonville Jaguars (2-12)

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NFC playoff photo

Heads of Division

1. Green Bay Packers (12-3, won NFC North)

This week: Won against Cleveland

Remaining time: against Minnesota, in Detroit

2. Dallas Cowboys (10-4, leader of NFC East; playoff spot)

This week: vs. Washington, 7:20 p.m. NBC

Remaining time: against Arizona, in Philadelphia

Dropout scenarios: Cowboys win NFC East with a victory or a tie WHERE an Eagles win or tie.

3.Tampa Bay Buccaneers (10-4, leader NFC South)

This week: at Caroline, noon

Remaining time: at the NY Jets, against Carolina

Dropout scenarios: Bucs win NFC South with a victory or a tie WHERE a defeat or a tie of the Saints. Bucs clinches a playoff berth with a loss or tie by the Vikings and losses or ties by the Eagles or Cowboys.

4. Los Angeles Rams (10-4, leader NFC West)

This week: in Minnesota, at noon on FOX

Remaining time: in Baltimore, against San Francisco

Dropout scenarios: Rams clinch playoff berth with a victory or a tie WHERE losses or ties by the Eagles and Saints.

Wildcards

5. Arizona Cardinals (10-5)

This week: Lost to Indianapolis

Remaining time: in Dallas, against Seattle

Dropout scenarios: Cardinals clinch a playoff berth with a victory or a tie WHERE with a loss or tie for the Eagles and a loss of the 49ers, a loss or tie for the Vikings or a loss or tie for the Saints WHERE a loss or tie for the Vikings and a loss for the 49ers or a loss or tie for the Saints WHERE a loss or tie of the Saints and a loss of the 49ers.

6. San Francisco 49ers (8-7)

This week: Lost in Tennessee

Remaining time: against Houston, at the LA Rams

7. Minnesota Vikings (7-7)

This week: vs. LA Rams, noon on FOX

Remaining time: in Green Bay, against Chicago

Outside watching

8. Philadelphia Eagles (7-7)

This week: vs. NY Giants, noon

Remaining time: in Washington, against Dallas

9. Saints of New Orleans (7-7)

This week: vs. Miami, 7:15 p.m. Monday on ESPN

Remaining time: against Carolina, in Atlanta

10. Washington Football Team (6-8)

This week: at Dallas, 7:20 p.m. NBC

Remaining time: against Philadelphia, at the NY Giants

11. Atlanta Falcons (6-8)

This week: against Detroit, noon

Remaining time: in Buffalo, against New Orleans

12. Carolina Panthers (5-9)

This week: against Tampa Bay, noon

Remaining time: in New Orleans, in Tampa Bay

13. Seattle Seahawks (5-9)

This week: vs. Chicago, 3:05 p.m.

Remaining time: against Detroit, Arizona

14. Giants of New York (4-10)

Eliminated from the playoffs

15. Chicago Bear (4-10)

16. Detroit Lions (2-11-1)

This article originally appeared on Nashville Tennessean: NFL Playoff Picture: AFC Wild Cards Wild Card Pursuit Continues Through Week 16

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