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Discussion in 'Chargers Fan Forum' started by Concudan, Dec 23, 2008.

  1. Concudan

    Concudan Caffeinated Commando

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    NFC

    CLINCHED:
    New York Giants, NFC East, first-round bye and home-field advantage throughout the playoffs; Arizona, NFC West; Carolina, playoff berth; Atlanta, playoff berth.

    ELIMINATED:
    Detroit, St. Louis, San Francisco, Seattle, Green Bay, New Orleans, Washington

    Atlanta Falcons
    The Falcons clinch the NFC South title and a first-round bye with an Atlanta win and a Carolina loss.

    Carolina Panthers
    The Panthers clinch the NFC South title and a first-round bye with a Carolina win or tie OR Atlanta loss or tie.

    Tampa Bay Buccaneers

    The Buccaneers clinch a wild-card spot with a Tampa Bay win and Dallas loss or tie OR Tampa Bay tie and Dallas loss and Minnesota loss or tie OR Tampa Bay tie and Dallas loss and Chicago loss or tie OR Tampa Bay tie and Dallas tie and Minnesota tie and Chicago win or tie OR Tampa Bay tie and Dallas tie and Chicago tie and Minnesota win or tie.

    Minnesota Vikings

    The Vikings clinch the NFC North title with a Minnesota win OR Minnesota tie and Chicago loss or tie OR Chicago loss. The Vikings clinch a wild-card spot with a Minnesota tie and Dallas loss and Tampa Bay loss.

    Chicago Bears

    The Bears clinch the NFC North with a Chicago win and Minnesota loss or tie OR Chicago tie and Minnesota loss. The Bears clinch a wild-card spot with a Chicago win and Dallas loss or tie and Tampa Bay loss or tie OR Chicago tie and Dallas loss and Tampa Bay loss.

    Dallas Cowboys

    The Cowboys clinch a wild-card spot with a Dallas win OR Dallas tie and Chicago loss or tie and Tampa Bay loss OR Dallas tie and Minnesota loss or tie and Tampa Bay loss OR Dallas tie and Chicago loss and Tampa Bay tie OR Dallas tie and Minnesota loss and Tampa Bay tie.

    Philadelphia Eagles

    The Eagles clinch a wild-card spot with a Philadelphia win and Tampa Bay loss and Minnesota loss OR Philadelphia win and Tampa Bay loss and Chicago loss.

    AFC

    CLINCHED:
    Tennessee, AFC South, first-round bye and home-field advantage throughout playoffs; Pittsburgh, AFC North and first-round bye; Indianapolis, wild card and No. 5 seeding

    ELIMINATED:
    Cincinnati, Cleveland, Houston, Jacksonville, Kansas City, Oakland, Buffalo

    Denver Broncos
    The Broncos clinch the AFC West title with a win or tie against San Diego.

    San Diego Chargers
    The Chargers clinch the AFC West title with a win over Denver.

    Baltimore Ravens
    The Ravens clinch a wild-card spot with a Baltimore win OR Baltimore tie and Miami loss or tie OR Baltimore tie and New England loss or tie OR New England loss.

    Miami Dolphins
    The Dolphins clinch the AFC East title with a Miami win OR Miami tie and New England loss or tie. The Dolphins clinch a wild-card spot with a Miami tie and Baltimore loss.

    New England Patriots
    The Patriots clinch the AFC East title with a New England win and Miami loss or tie OR New England tie and Miami loss. The Patriots clinch a wild-card spot with a New England win and Baltimore loss or tie OR New England tie and Baltimore loss.

    New York Jets
    The Jets clinch the AFC East title with a Jets win and New England loss. The Jets clinch a wild-card spot with a Jets win and Baltimore loss.

    Playoff dates

    Jan. 3, 2009: AFC, NFC wild-card games (NBC)

    Jan. 4, 2009: AFC wild-card game (CBS); NFC wild-card game (FOX)

    Jan. 10, 2009: AFC divisional playoff game (CBS); NFC divisional playoff game (FOX)

    Jan. 11, 2009: AFC divisional playoff game (CBS); NFC divisional playoff game (FOX)

    Jan. 18, 2009: AFC Championship Game (CBS); NFC Championship Game (FOX)

    Feb. 1: Super Bowl XLIII at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Fla. (NBC)
     
  2. sdchrger

    sdchrger Well-Known Member

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    Yea, yea, yea. I'm a very busy man. Just take me to the bottom line. Who is in and who is out?
     
  3. Concudan

    Concudan Caffeinated Commando

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    You are out.
     
  4. SDRaiderH8er

    SDRaiderH8er Well-Known Member

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    Raiders - OUT

    Lions - OUT

    Chiefs - OUT

    Rams - OUT

    Bengals- OUT

    Seahawks - OUT

    Browns - OUT


    after that it gets kinda confusing
     
  5. Skuzzlebutt

    Skuzzlebutt BoltTalker

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    I wish they would publish one of these that took all the TIES out of the equation. It would make it alot simpler. We have already had two ties this decade, we won't have one Sunday.
     
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  6. Aloha Boy420

    Aloha Boy420 Well-Known Member

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    Hey do u know should the chargers win this Sunday, which day we will play our playoff game???? Sat. or Sunday?? Or do we have to wait for the conclusion of the season first.

    Also if we win on Sunday we gets the Colts for sure right??
     
  7. Skuzzlebutt

    Skuzzlebutt BoltTalker

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    Colts for sure to whoever wins Sunday. We MIGHT find out Sat or Sun during the game Sunday night, but it will probably come out Monday morning.
     
  8. RaptorKC

    RaptorKC BoltTalker

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