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NFL - Week 3 of 17

Saints Most Important Games

The Most Important Games for the Saints are those games in the upcoming week whose outcome most changes the Saints final playoff standings. The Importance Factor provides a relative importance between games. Saints fans can use this table to identify the most interesting games in the upcoming week of play.

Saints Most Important Games
Game Importance
Factor
(0‑100)
Game
Winner
Saints Resultant Playoff Probabilities
Divisional Winners Wildcard No Playoffs No POs
1* 2* 3** 4** 5 6 7
Saints 
(0‑2)

vs
Falcons 
(1‑1)
15 Saints Wins <1% 2% 3% 7% 2% 4% 82%
Current Probabilities <1% 1% 3% 5% 2% 4% 85%
Falcons Wins <1% 1% 2% 4% 1% 3% 89%
Bills 
(0‑2)

vs
Cardinals 
(1‑1)
2 Bills Wins <1% 1% 3% 6% 2% 4% 84%
Current Probabilities <1% 1% 3% 5% 2% 4% 85%
Cardinals Wins <1% 1% 3% 5% 2% 3% 85%
Redskins 
(0‑2)

vs
Giants 
(2‑0)
2 Redskins Wins <1% 2% 3% 5% 2% 4% 84%
Current Probabilities <1% 1% 3% 5% 2% 4% 85%
Giants Wins <1% 1% 3% 5% 2% 3% 85%
Steelers 
(2‑0)

vs
Eagles 
(2‑0)
2 Steelers Wins <1% 2% 3% 5% 2% 4% 85%
Current Probabilities <1% 1% 3% 5% 2% 4% 85%
Eagles Wins <1% 1% 3% 5% 2% 3% 85%
Vikings 
(2‑0)

vs
Panthers 
(1‑1)
1 Vikings Wins <1% 2% 3% 6% 2% 3% 84%
Current Probabilities <1% 1% 3% 5% 2% 4% 85%
Panthers Wins 1% 1% 3% 5% 2% 4% 85%
Rams 
(1‑1)

vs
Buccaneers Bucs 
(1‑1)
1 Rams Wins <1% 2% 3% 5% 1% 4% 85%
Current Probabilities <1% 1% 3% 5% 2% 4% 85%
Buccaneers Bucs Wins <1% 2% 3% 5% 2% 3% 85%
Packers 
(1‑1)

vs
Lions 
(1‑1)
1 Packers Wins <1% 1% 3% 5% 2% 3% 85%
Current Probabilities <1% 1% 3% 5% 2% 4% 85%
Lions Wins <1% 1% 3% 5% 2% 4% 85%
Forty-Niners 
(1‑1)

vs
Seahawks 
(1‑1)
1 Forty-Niners Wins <1% 1% 3% 5% 2% 4% 85%
Current Probabilities <1% 1% 3% 5% 2% 4% 85%
Seahawks Wins <1% 1% 2% 5% 2% 3% 85%
Cowboys 
(1‑1)

vs
Bears 
(0‑2)
0 Cowboys Wins <1% 1% 3% 5% 2% 4% 85%
Current Probabilities <1% 1% 3% 5% 2% 4% 85%
Bears Wins <1% 1% 3% 5% 2% 4% 85%
  • 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
  • *  denotes first round bye in the playoffs
  • ** denotes first round home field advantage in the playoffs