NFL Playoff Standings - 2018

American Football Conference
WLTPCTCONFSOSSOVReason
510.8334-1.486.450--
420.6674-1.514.542Wins tie break over Cincinnati based on best win percentage in conference games.
420.6673-1.500.458Wins tie break over Baltimore based on head-to-head win percentage.
330.5002-3.528.500Wins tie break over Jacksonville and Houston based on head-to-head win percentage.
420.6673-1.486.271Wins tie break over Miami and Baltimore based on best win percentage in conference games.
420.6674-2.472.438Wins tie break over Miami based on best win percentage in conference games.
420.6673-2.514.435--
321.5831-2-1.557.471--
330.5002-2.389.333Wins tie break over NY Jets based on best win percentage in conference games. Division tie break was initially used to eliminate Jacksonville (Houston wins tie break over Jacksonville based on best win percentage in division games).
330.5002-2.528.444Wins tie break over NY Jets based on head-to-head win percentage.
330.5002-3.414.294--
231.4172-2-1.557.583--
240.3331-3.583.542Wins tie break over Denver based on best win percentage in common games.
240.3331-3.611.333--
150.1671-3.597.417Wins tie break over Indianapolis based on best win percentage in conference games.
150.1670-4.571.600--
National Football Conference
WLTPCTCONFSOSSOVReason
6001.0003-0.403.403--
410.8003-1.375.370--
320.6003-1.446.441Wins tie break over Chicago based on best win percentage in common games.
320.6003-1.466.353--
320.6002-2.448.444--
321.5832-2-1.439.353Wins tie break over Minnesota based on best win percentage in common games.
321.5833-1-1.458.278--
330.5002-2.357.222Wins tie break over Seattle based on best win percentage in common games. Division tie break was initially used to eliminate Dallas (Philadelphia wins tie break over Dallas based on best win percentage in common games).
330.5002-2.457.278Wins tie break over Dallas based on head-to-head win percentage.
330.5002-2.441.353--
230.4002-2.554.636Wins tie break over Detroit based on best win percentage in conference games.
230.4001-2.483.625--
240.3332-2.591.500--
150.1671-5.574.167Wins tie break over NY Giants based on best win percentage in conference games. Division tie break was initially used to eliminate San Francisco (Arizona wins tie break over San Francisco based on head-to-head win percentage).
150.1671-3.543.400Wins tie break over NY Giants based on best win percentage in conference games.
150.1670-4.559.500--
Standings are updated with the completion of each game.

Glossary

  • W:Wins
  • L:Losses
  • T:Ties
  • PCT:Winning Percentage
  • CONF:Conference Record
  • SOS:Strength of Schedule
  • SOV:Strength of Victory
  • REASON:Conference Tie Break Used