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NFL - Week 7 of 17

Steelers What If?

The Steelers What If table presents playoff probabilities depended upon how the Steelers 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.

Steelers What If?

Next Game - Bengals (2‑3)

  Resultant Record Divisional Winners Wildcard No Playoffs No POs
  W L T 1* 2* 3** 4** 5 6 7
Win Next Game 5 2 0 23% 18% 17% 23% 2% 2% 14%
Current Standings 4 2 0 21% 16% 16% 20% 3% 3% 20%
Lose Next Game 4 3 0 9% 15% 16% 22% 4% 5% 29%


Best/Worst Case Scenarios

  Divisional Winners Wildcard No Playoffs No POs
  1* 2* 3** 4** 5 6 7
Best Case Scenario 29% 19% 18% 20% 2% 3% 9%
Current Standings 21% 16% 16% 20% 3% 3% 20%
Worst Case Scenario 6% 11% 16% 24% 4% 5% 33%
Best Case Scenario
   Steelers beats Bengals
   Steelers beats Lions
Worst Case Scenario
   Bengals beats Steelers
   Lions beats Steelers
  • 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
10 of 10 100% 14 2 0 97% 3% ^ ^ ^ ^ ^
9 of 10 90% 13 3 0 74% 24% 2% <1% ^ ^ ^
8 of 10 80% 12 4 0 34% 46% 18% 2% 1% ^ ^
7 of 10 70% 11 5 0 6% 31% 42% 17% 3% 1% <1%
6 of 10 60% 10 6 0 <1% 6% 32% 45% 7% 7% 2%
5 of 10 50% 9 7 0 <1% <1% 8% 51% 4% 12% 25%
4 of 10 40% 8 8 0 <1% <1% 1% 31% <1% 3% 65%
3 of 10 30% 7 9 0 X <1% <1% 11% <1% <1% 89%
2 of 10 20% 6 10 0 X X <1% 2% <1% <1% 98%
1 of 10 10% 5 11 0 X X X <1% <1% <1% >99%
0 of 10 0% 4 12 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