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NFL - Week 7 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 - Browns (0‑7)

  Resultant Record Divisional Winners Wildcard No Playoffs No POs
  W L T 1* 2* 3** 4** 5 6 7
Win Next Game 6 2 0 11% 15% 14% 11% 9% 9% 32%
Current Standings 5 2 0 11% 14% 13% 10% 9% 8% 35%
Lose Next Game 5 3 0 5% 11% 12% 11% 8% 9% 44%


Best/Worst Case Scenarios

  Divisional Winners Wildcard No Playoffs No POs
  1* 2* 3** 4** 5 6 7
Best Case Scenario 17% 13% 12% 9% 9% 9% 32%
Current Standings 11% 14% 13% 10% 9% 8% 35%
Worst Case Scenario 5% 11% 12% 11% 8% 9% 44%
Best Case Scenario
   Redskins beats Eagles
   Vikings beats Browns
   Forty-Niners beats Eagles
Worst Case Scenario
   Eagles beats Redskins
   Browns beats Vikings
   Eagles beats Forty-Niners
  • 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
9 of 9 100% 14 2 0 87% 13% <1% <1% ^ ^ ^
8 of 9 89% 13 3 0 55% 40% 4% <1% 1% ^ ^
7 of 9 78% 12 4 0 18% 47% 25% 3% 6% <1% <1%
6 of 9 67% 11 5 0 2% 19% 36% 17% 18% 7% 1%
5 of 9 56% 10 6 0 <1% 2% 16% 26% 17% 25% 14%
4 of 9 44% 9 7 0 <1% <1% 2% 15% 3% 17% 63%
3 of 9 33% 8 8 0 <1% <1% <1% 3% <1% 2% 95%
2 of 9 22% 7 9 0 X <1% <1% <1% <1% <1% >99%
1 of 9 11% 6 10 0 X X X <1% <1% <1% >99%
0 of 9 0% 5 11 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