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NFL Playoff Picture: Patriots Clinch AFC East, Home-field Advantage With Sunday's Win

The New England Patriots (13-2) clinched the AFC East, a first-round bye and home-field advantage on Sunday with their dominating 34-3 win at Buffalo. It was New England's seventh straight win this season and the 15th consecutive win against the Bills. 

The AFC East Division title is the Patriots' second in a row, seventh in the past eight years and eighth in the last 10 season. 

A complete look at the AFC and NFC playoff scenarios after Sunday's Week 16 games: 


Who's In:

1. New England Patriots (13-2; clinched AFC East, first-round bye and home-field advantage in playoffs)
2. Pittsburgh Steelers (11-4; clinched playoff berth)
3. Kansas City Chiefs (10-5; clinched AFC West and playoff spot with San Diego's loss)

Division Leaders:

4. Indianapolis Colts (9-6; clinches AFC South with a win against the Titans or a Jaguars loss at the Texans in Week 17)

Wild Card Leaders:

5. Baltimore Ravens (11-4; clinched playoff berth and can clinch AFC North and first-round bye with a win next week against the Bengals and a Steelers loss to  the Browns)
6. New York Jets (10-5; despite loss in Chicago, clinched playoff berth with Jaguars loss to the Redskins)

Outside Looking In: Jacksonville Jaguars (8-7; can win the AFC South with a win at the Texans in Week 17 and a Colts loss)


Who's In:

1. Atlanta Falcons (12-2; clinched playoff berth, wraps up NFC South and home-field advantage with win over Saints Monday night)
2. Chicago Bears (11-4; clinched playoff berth by winning NFC North, can clinch No. 2 seed with loss by Eagles Tuesday night; Bears own head-to-head tiebreakers against Eagles)
3. Philadelphia Eagles (10-4; clinched NFC East after Giants loss in Green Bay; can clinch No. 2 seed with win and Bears loss in Week 17)

Division Leaders:

4. St. Louis Rams (7-8; can wrap up NFC West with win at Seattle in Week 17)

Wild Card Teams:

5. New Orleans Saints (10-4; clinches a playoff spot with a win over the Falcons Monday night)
6. Green Bay Packers (9-6; win against Giants on Sunday keeps them alive, now need to beat the Bears in Week 17 and they're in)

Outside Looking In: New York Giants (9-6; after Sunday's loss in Green Bay, the Giants now need to win at Washington and hope for either a Packers loss to the Bears or two Saints losses to make the playoffs), Tampa Bay Buccaneers (9-6; still alive, but need to win at Saints in Week 17, and get a lot of help), Seattle Seahawks (6-9; Seattle hosts the Rams in Week 17, with the winner clinching the NFC West and a spot in the playoffs)