In the AFC, the Kansas City Chiefs are in and have clinched the No. 1 seed, as are the division champion Buffalo Bills and Pittsburgh Steelers. The AFC South title remains up for grabs, as do the wild cards, with four clubs vying for the final three spots.

Over in the NFC, the Green Bay Packers, New Orleans Saints, and Seattle Seahawks have each clinched their respective divisions, while the Buccaneers have secured a wild card berth Saturday afternoon. Three of four NFC East teams remain in play for the division title, with three others vying for the remaining two wild cards.

Race for the NFC wild-card spots
Rams clinch with win OR Bears loss.

Bears clinch with win OR Cardinals loss.

Cardinals clinch with win.

Race for NFC home-field advantage
Packers clinch with:

Win OR

Seattle loss

Saints clinch with:

Win plus Green Bay loss plus Seattle win

Seahawks clinch with:

Win plus New Orleans loss plus Green Bay loss

Race for the NFC East Division title
Washington Football Team clinches with win.

Cowboys clinch with win plus WFT loss.

Giants clinch with win plus WFT loss.

AFC clinching scenarios for Week 17

Titans: Win OR Baltimore loss OR Indianapolis loss OR Miami loss.

Dolphins: Win OR Baltimore loss OR Cleveland loss OR Indianapolis loss.

Ravens: Win OR Cleveland loss OR Indianapolis loss

Browns: Win OR Indianapolis loss OR Tennessee loss plus Baltimore win plus Indianapolis win plus Miami win

Colts: Win AND one of the following: Tennessee loss/Baltimore loss/Cleveland loss/Miami loss

Race for the AFC South Division title
Titans clinch with win OR Colts loss.

Colts clinch with win plus Titans loss.

Games scheduled for Sunday, January 3, 2021

Miami Dolphins at Buffalo Bills – 1:00 PM – CBS
Baltimore Ravens at Cincinnati Bengals – 1:00 PM – CBS
Pittsburgh Steelers at Cleveland Browns – 1:00 PM – CBS
Minnesota Vikings at Detroit Lions – 1:00 PM – FOX
New York Jets at New England Patriots – 1:00 PM – CBS
Dallas Cowboys at New York Giants – 1:00 PM – FOX
Atlanta Falcons at Tampa Bay Buccaneers – 1:00 PM – FOX

Tennessee Titans at Houston Texans – 4:25 PM – CBS
Jacksonville Jaguars at Indianapolis Colts – 4:25 PM – CBS
New Orleans Saints at Carolina Panthers – 4:25 PM – FOX
Green Bay Packers at Chicago Bears – 4:25 PM – FOX
Las Vegas Raiders at Denver Broncos – 4:25 PM – CBS
Los Angeles Chargers at Kansas City Chiefs – 4:25 PM – FOX
Arizona Cardinals at Los Angeles Rams – 4:25 PM – CBS
Seattle Seahawks at San Francisco 49ers – 4:25 PM – FOX

Game 256 – Washington Football Team at Philadelphia Eagles – 8:20 PM – NBC

(Photo: Brett Duke/Associated Press)

Itoro Umontuen currently serves as Managing Editor of The Atlanta Voice. Upon his arrival to the historic publication, he served as their Director of Photography. As a mixed-media journalist, Umontuen...

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