NFL playoff chances: Odds plunge for Steelers, Eagles, Chargers – Sporting News

on Oct 7, 2018 |

NFL playoff chances: Odds plunge for Steelers, Eagles, Chargers – Sporting News

AccuScore has crunched the numbers from the first two weeks of NFL games and published updates odds for the playoffs! The Los Angeles Rams and New England Patriots lead the pack, with each having a more than 80 percent chance of making it to the playoffs. Close behind them are the New Orleans Saints and Green Bay Packers, each with an over 70 percent chance. At the opposite extreme are the Cleveland Browns, with one percent, and the Buffalo Bills, who are rated as having a zero percent chance of making the playoffs.

Key Takeaways:

  • The league is completely wide open this year as there are many teams who look very strong.
  • The contenders are some of the same of years past but the Los Angeles Rams are stepping up big time.
  • As the weeks go on and on, more and more people are thinking that the Eagles will not repeat as champs.

“AccuScore has used data from the first two weeks of the season and simulated every remaining game. Updated playoff chances for each NFL team are below.”

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