The Green Bay Packers are in. So are the Indianapolis Colts. The New York Giants, Tampa Bay Bucs and Jacksonville Jaguars are not. A look at the latest NFL Playoff Picture shows that only one spot remains, and the NFL will get exactly what they wanted - the St. Louis Rams and Seattle Seahawks will play the final game of the regular season with the winner winning the NFC West - and nabbing the final playoff spot - the loser heading home.
Here are the final seeds in the AFC, with the seeds and matchups now official:
#1 Seed - New England Patriots
#2 Seed - Pittsburgh Steelers
#3 Seed - Indianapolis Colts
#4 Seed - Kansas City Chiefs
#5 Seed - Baltimore Ravens
#6 Seed - New York Jets
New York Jets at Indianapolis Colts
Baltimore Ravens at Kansas City Chiefs
In the NFC, there is still some work to do. Five of the six teams have locked down their spots with the 10-win Tampa Bay Buccaneers missing out.
#1 Seed - Atlanta Falcons
#2 Seed - Chicago Bears
#3 Seed - Philadelphia Eagles
#4 Seed - St. Louis Rams/Seattle Seahawks**
#5 Seed - New Orleans Saints
#6 Seed - Green Bay Packers
The Rams head to Seattle to face the Seahawks tonight. The winner wins the West. The loser goes home.
Green Bay Packers at Philadelphia Eagles
New Orleans Saints at NFC West Winner
No matter what happens tonight, the NFL Playoffs look to be a ton of fun...