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NFL - Week 7 of 17

Saints What If?

The Saints What If table presents playoff probabilities depended upon how the Saints play future games. These games include either the next game, all remaining games, or a set of games called Best/Worst Case Scenarios. Other unplayed future games are assumed won/lost with a probability based upon relative team strengths.

Saints What If?

Next Game - Packers (4‑2)

  Resultant Record Divisional Winners Wildcard No Playoffs No POs
  W L T 1* 2* 3** 4** 5 6 7
Win Next Game 4 2 0 10% 13% 9% 7% 11% 9% 41%
Current Standings 3 2 0 7% 9% 9% 8% 9% 8% 49%
Lose Next Game 3 3 0 3% 7% 10% 9% 8% 9% 55%


Best/Worst Case Scenarios

  Divisional Winners Wildcard No Playoffs No POs
  1* 2* 3** 4** 5 6 7
Best Case Scenario 13% 12% 10% 7% 9% 9% 40%
Current Standings 7% 9% 9% 8% 9% 8% 49%
Worst Case Scenario 3% 6% 9% 9% 8% 9% 55%
Best Case Scenario
   Bears beats Panthers
   Saints beats Packers
   Redskins beats Eagles
Worst Case Scenario
   Panthers beats Bears
   Packers beats Saints
   Eagles beats Redskins
  • Notes
  • Only games from the current week are considered for inclusion into the scenarios
  • Only those games that meaningfully affect the playoff probabilities are included in the scenarios - maximum of three


Remaining Games

Remaining Games
Won
Winning Percentage of
Remaining Games
Resultant Record Divisional Winners Wildcard No Playoffs No POs
W L T 1* 2* 3** 4** 5 6 7
11 of 11 100% 14 2 0 84% 15% <1% <1% ^ ^ ^
10 of 11 91% 13 3 0 53% 40% 6% <1% 2% ^ ^
9 of 11 82% 12 4 0 18% 43% 24% 3% 11% 1% <1%
8 of 11 73% 11 5 0 2% 17% 32% 15% 24% 9% 1%
7 of 11 64% 10 6 0 <1% 2% 13% 22% 19% 28% 16%
6 of 11 55% 9 7 0 <1% <1% 1% 13% 4% 19% 63%
5 of 11 45% 8 8 0 <1% <1% <1% 3% <1% 2% 95%
4 of 11 36% 7 9 0 X <1% <1% <1% <1% <1% >99%
3 of 11 27% 6 10 0 X X X X <1% <1% >99%
2 of 11 18% 5 11 0 X X X X X X 100%
1 of 11 9% 4 12 0 X X X X X X 100%
0 of 11 0% 3 13 0 X X X X X X 100%
  • Notes
  • ^ means the team will finish better than this playoff spot
  • X means the team cannot win this playoff spot
  • 50% - probability the team will win this playoff spot - green number indicates the team controls its destiny for this spot
  • 50% - probability the team will win this playoff spot - red number indicates the team does not control its destiny for this spot
  • Table Sorting Method
  • *  denotes first round bye in the playoffs
  • ** denotes first round home field advantage in the playoffs