NFL Playoff Picture 2017: AFC, NFC Championship Odds and Super Bowl Scenarios

January 16, 2017   ·     ·   Jump to comments

The matchups for NFL conference championships have been set, folks. We're down to just four teams with a shot at Super Bowl LI, and that number will be down to two by the end of next Sunday night.
The divisional matchups proved to be a lot more competitive than the previous round of postseason action—at least the games on Sunday did. The Green Bay Packers needed a 51-yard field goal as time expired to beat the Dallas Cowboys. The Pittsburgh Steelers lucked out when a holding penalty wiped out a successful two-point conversion for the Kansas City Chiefs that would have tied their game with just minutes remaining.
The New England Patriots and Atlanta Falcons were a bit more dominant in their wins on Saturday, as each  squad won by more than two touchdowns. However, only the Falcons truly felt dominant. The Patriots simply walked all over a Houston Texans team that didn't belong.
It's hard to argue these remaining four teams don't belong in their respective confe...

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