Playoff picture

NFC

1. Carolina-z 14-0

2. Arizona-x 11-2*

3. Green Bay-x 10-4

4. Washington 7-7

5. Seattle-x 9-5

6. Vikings 9-5

Outside, looking in

7-7: Atlanta

6-7: Philadelphia*

6-8: N.Y. Giants

AFC

1. New England-z 12-2

2. Cincinnati-x 11-3

3. Denver 10-4

4. Houston 7-7

5. Kansas City 9-5

6. Pittsburgh 9-5

Outside, looking in

9-5: N.Y. Jets

6-8: Indianapolis

5-9: Jacksonville

x-clinched playoff berth; y-clinched division; z-clinched divison/first-round bye; *-played later Sunday