NFL Playoff Standings - 2018

American Football Conference
WLTPCTCONFSOSSOVReason
910.9007-1.450.422--
721.7504-2-1.470.421--
730.7005-2.525.579Wins tie break over Houston based on head-to-head win percentage.
730.7005-2.460.443--
730.7005-2.445.321--
550.5005-3.555.490Wins tie break over Indianapolis and Miami based on best win percentage in conference games. Division tie break was initially used to eliminate Cincinnati (Baltimore wins tie break over Cincinnati based on best win percentage in division games). Division tie break was initially used to eliminate Tennessee (Indianapolis wins tie break over Tennessee based on head-to-head win percentage).
550.5003-3.585.440Wins tie break over Indianapolis and Miami based on head-to-head sweep. Division tie break was initially used to eliminate Tennessee (Indianapolis wins tie break over Tennessee based on head-to-head win percentage).
550.5004-3.475.400Wins tie break over Indianapolis based on best win percentage in conference games. Division tie break was initially used to eliminate Tennessee (Indianapolis wins tie break over Tennessee based on head-to-head win percentage).
550.5004-4.450.380Wins tie break over Tennessee based on head-to-head win percentage.
550.5003-5.510.520--
460.4002-5.580.400--
361.3502-4-1.570.400--
370.3002-5.555.433Wins tie break over Buffalo based on best win percentage in common games. Division tie break was initially used to eliminate NY Jets (Buffalo wins tie break over NY Jets based on head-to-head win percentage).
370.3002-5.560.450Wins tie break over NY Jets based on head-to-head win percentage.
370.3002-5.450.433--
280.2001-5.495.275--
National Football Conference
WLTPCTCONFSOSSOVReason
910.9006-1.480.500Wins tie break over Los Angeles based on head-to-head win percentage.
910.9006-1.460.411--
730.7005-1.420.364--
640.6006-2.485.392--
640.6004-3.465.417--
541.5504-3-1.475.300--
550.5004-3.470.360--
451.4502-4-1.535.425--
460.4004-3.520.450Wins tie break over Detroit and Philadelphia based on best win percentage in conference games.
460.4002-5.500.563Wins tie break over Philadelphia based on best win percentage in common games.
460.4002-5.485.375--
370.3002-6.490.400Wins tie break over Tampa Bay based on head-to-head win percentage.
370.3002-5.550.550--
280.2002-5.515.200Wins tie break over San Francisco based on head-to-head win percentage.
280.2001-6.480.300--
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