A hard fought win over the Bears in Week 17 clinched a playoff spot for the Packers, the final available seed in the NFC.
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The Atlanta Falcons took care of business at the George Dome Sunday, clinching the NFC’s No. 1 seed and home-field advantage throughout the playoffs with a 31-10 win over the Panthers. The Falcons controlled their own destiny entering Week 17, needing only the win to clinch the NFC’s top seed. The Bears are the No. 2 seed in the NFC regardless of the outcome of today’s game against the Packers. Green Bay will reach the playoffs with a win over the Bears. Here’s a look at the Week 17 clinching scenarios as well as the current playoff picture, which will be upated as the day unfolds.
The NFL playoff picture is set, as the New York Jets became the 12th and final playoff team to qualify Sunday night with a 37-0 win over the Bengals to clinch the AFC’s second wild-card spot.
In the last several minutes, the playoff picture in the NFC has become more clear. The Vikings are in, while the Bucs and Bears are out.