Wait, if both the Cards and Saints win we'd still get the nod over Arizona, we won a direct contest with them. We'd have to lose and they'd have to win, it's the only scenario that would exclude us.
If we win, and they win, they would take the 6th seed and we would take the 5th seed, excluding the 49ers (because they lose the tiebreak to us and Arizona).disregard, I suck. TO BREAK A TIE FOR THE WILD-CARD TEAM
If it is necessary to break ties to determine the two Wild-Card clubs from each conference, the following steps will be taken.
If the tied clubs are from different divisions, apply the following steps. Two Clubs 1.Head-to-head, if applicable.
2.Best won-lost-tied percentage in games played within the conference.
3.Best won-lost-tied percentage in common games, minimum of four.
4.Strength of victory.
5.Strength of schedule.
6.Best combined ranking among conference teams in points scored and points allowed.
7.Best combined ranking among all teams in points scored and points allowed.
8.Best net points in conference games.
9.Best net points in all games.
10.Best net touchdowns in all games.
This post was edited on 12/26 at 11:16 am