WITH 18 GAMES LEFT TO PLAY, NFL PLAYOFF PICTURE COMING IN TO FOCUS
Excerpt: "Eighteen games remain in the 2011 NFL season: Bears-Packers tonight,
Falcons-Saints tomorrow and 16 games on New Year’s Day. Here’s a rundown of how
each team still in contention can have its playoff position affected by the
results of those 18 games:
Cowboys/Giants: Next Sunday night’s game is essentially a playoff game: The
Cowboys-Giants winner wins the NFC East and is the No. 4 seed, while the loser’s
season is over. If the game ends in a tie, the Giants win the division." Read more...