The 11-4 Los Angeles Chargers at this time sit in next location in the AFC West and hold the 5 seed in the AFC. Dependent on the final results of week 17’s game titles, the Chargers will possibly remain in that correct place or will vault all the way to initial location in the AFC West and hold the 1 seed in the AFC. People are the only two choices.
If the Chargers eliminate to the Denver Broncos, their fate is sealed and they will be the 5 seed. If they acquire or tie, on the other hand, the end result of the Kansas City Chiefs vs. Oakland Raiders will ascertain their location. With a acquire and a Chiefs decline or tie, the Chargers acquire the division and just take the 1 seed. With a tie and a Chiefs decline, the Chargers acquire the division and just take the 1 seed. If the Chiefs acquire, the Chargers complete in the next and get the 5 seed no matter the end result of their individual game.
Should Los Angeles conclusion up with the 5 seed, there are pretty a couple of choices for where by they could perform for the duration of Wild Card weekend. The New England Patriots, Baltimore Ravens, Indianapolis Colts, Pittsburgh Steelers, and Tennessee Titans are all in perform for the 4 seed.
In get by Weighted DVOA, those people groups could get the 4 seed in these strategies:
Baltimore Ravens (#4): If the Ravens acquire and both equally the Patriots and Texans acquire OR if the Ravens and Steelers eliminate OR if the Ravens and Steelers tie.
Indianapolis Colts (#5): If the Colts acquire, the Ravens acquire, and the Texans eliminate.
New England Patriots (#8): If the Pats eliminate and any two of the Ravens, Titans, and Texans acquire.
Pittsburgh Steelers (#10): If the Steelers acquire and the Ravens eliminate OR if the Steelers acquire and Ravens tie.
Tennessee Titans (#16): If the Titans acquire, the Ravens acquire, and the Texans eliminate.
The only scenario where by the Chargers are likely to be favored on the road is at Tennessee, so if the Raiders can’t stun the Chiefs this weekend, we should possibly all be rooting for the Titans, Ravens, and Jaguars.