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NFL - Week 3 of 17

Vikings What If?

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

Vikings What If?

Next Game - Giants (2‑1)

  Resultant Record Divisional Winners Wildcard No Playoffs No POs
  W L T 1* 2* 3** 4** 5 6 7
Win Next Game 4 0 0 36% 16% 10% 5% 10% 6% 17%
Current Standings 3 0 0 32% 16% 11% 5% 9% 6% 22%
Lose Next Game 3 1 0 22% 16% 13% 7% 9% 6% 26%


Best/Worst Case Scenarios

  Divisional Winners Wildcard No Playoffs No POs
  1* 2* 3** 4** 5 6 7
Best Case Scenario 37% 16% 9% 4% 10% 7% 17%
Current Standings 32% 16% 11% 5% 9% 6% 22%
Worst Case Scenario 21% 17% 13% 7% 9% 6% 28%
Best Case Scenario
   Broncos beats Buccaneers
   Cardinals beats Rams
   Vikings beats Giants
Worst Case Scenario
   Buccaneers beats Broncos
   Rams beats Cardinals
   Giants beats Vikings
  • 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
13 of 13 100% 16 0 0 100% ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^
12 of 13 92% 15 1 0 96% 4% <1% <1% <1% ^ ^
11 of 13 85% 14 2 0 79% 19% 1% <1% 1% <1% ^
10 of 13 77% 13 3 0 44% 40% 10% <1% 6% <1% <1%
9 of 13 69% 12 4 0 12% 37% 28% 4% 16% 2% <1%
8 of 13 62% 11 5 0 1% 14% 35% 15% 22% 11% 2%
7 of 13 54% 10 6 0 <1% 2% 18% 23% 15% 25% 18%
6 of 13 46% 9 7 0 <1% <1% 5% 18% 3% 16% 57%
5 of 13 38% 8 8 0 <1% <1% 1% 9% <1% 3% 88%
4 of 13 31% 7 9 0 <1% <1% <1% 3% <1% <1% 97%
3 of 13 23% 6 10 0 X <1% <1% <1% <1% <1% >99%
2 of 13 15% 5 11 0 X X <1% <1% <1% <1% >99%
1 of 13 8% 4 12 0 X X X X X X 100%
0 of 13 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
  • New Table Sorting Method
  • *  denotes first round bye in the playoffs
  • ** denotes first round home field advantage in the playoffs