Steve Kornacki breaks down 2020 NFL Playoff races: Scenarios and standings for AFC, NFC playoffs


Steve Kornacki, NBC News’ national political correspondent, joined Sunday Night Football and Football Night in America on NBC to break down the 2020 NFL Playoff picture. After defeating the Jacksonville Jaguars in Week 13, can the Minnesota Vikings make the playoffs? Will the New York Giants or the Washington Football Team win the NFC East? Check out the video above to see Steve Kornacki at the big board as he walks through the current NFC playoff race. Plus watch the clip below for Steve Kornacki’s take on the AFC playoff picture.

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How to watch Denver Broncos vs Kansas City Chiefs

  • Where: Arrowhead Stadium
  • When: Sunday, December 6
  • Start Time: 8:20 p.m. ET kickoff; live coverage begins at 7:00 p.m. ET with Football Night In America
  • TV Channel: NBC
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2020 NFL Playoff Picture entering Sunday Night Football

AFC Playoff Picture 2020

  1. Pittsburgh Steelers (11-0)
  2. Kansas City Chiefs (10-1)
  3. Buffalo Bills (8-3)
  4. Tennessee Titans (8-4)
  5. Cleveland Browns (9-3)
  6. Miami Dolphins (8-4)
  7. Indianapolis Colts (8-4)
  8. Las Vegas Raiders (7-5)
  9. Baltimore Ravens (6-5)
  10. New England Patriots (6-6)

NFC Playoff Picture 2020

  1. New Orleans Saints* (10-2)
  2. Green Bay Packers (9-3)
  3. Los Angeles Rams (8-4)
  4. New York Giants (5-7)
  5. Seattle Seahawks (8-4)
  6. Tampa Bay Buccaneers (7-5)
  7. Minnesota Vikings (6-6)
  8. Arizona Cardinals (6-6)
  9. San Francisco 49ers (5-6)
  10. Chicago Bears (5-7)

*Team has locked a playoff spot

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