NFL Playoff Predictions based upon 2016 Week 15 Standings

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NFL week 14 is in the books so it’s time to take a look at the playoff picture and predict who will win Super Bowl 51.

In the AFC, the AFC West sends three teams to the playoffs with the Chiefs being the two seed, the Raiders the fifth seed and the Broncos the sixth seed.  The Patriots are the top seed.

In the NFC, the Cowboys are the top seed.  The Lions follow as the two seed.  The NFC East and South will each send two teams to the playoffs.

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Using the NFL standings following week 14, we predict the NFL playoffs.

AFC Wildcard Predictions

Denver Broncos (6) at  Pittsburgh Steelers (3)

TEAM WIN% SCORE
Broncos 42% 20
Steelers 58% 24

(5) Oakland Raiders at (4) Houston Texans

TEAM WIN% SCORE
Raiders 52% 23
Texans 48% 22
AFC Divisional Round Predictions

(3) Pittsburgh Steelers at (2) Kansas City Chiefs

TEAM WIN% SCORE
Steelers 46% 21
Chiefs 54% 23

(5) Oakland Raiders at (1) New England Patriots

TEAM WIN% SCORE
Raiders 39% 21
Patriots 61% 27
AFC Championship Prediction

(2) Kansas City Chiefs at (1) New England Patriots

TEAM WIN% SCORE
Chiefs 39% 19
Patriots 61% 25
NFC Wildcard Predictions

(6) Tampa Bay Bucs at (3) Seattle Seahawks

TEAM WIN% SCORE
Bucs 41% 19
Seahawks 59% 23

(5) New York Giants at (4) Atlanta Falcons

TEAM WIN% SCORE
Giants 38% 22
Falcons 62% 28
NFC Divisional Round Predictions

(3) Seattle Seahawks at (2) Detroit Lions

TEAM WIN% SCORE
Seahawks 46% 20
Lions 54% 22

(4) Atlanta Falcons at (1) Dallas Cowboys

TEAM WIN% SCORE
Falcons 43% 24
Cowboys 57% 28
NFC Championship Prediction

(2) Detroit Lions at (1) Dallas Cowboys

TEAM WIN% SCORE
Lions 39% 19
Cowboys 61% 25

super bowl 51 prediction

Super Bowl 51 Prediction

New England Patriots vs. Dallas Cowboys

TEAM SCORE
Patriots 23
Cowboys 22

The Patriots win Super Bowl 51 if it happened today.  Check back weekly through the end of the NFL regular season for our NFL Playoff predictions.

See our week 15 NFL predictions and 2017 Mock Draft based upon current NFL standings.