NFL Week 16: Results & More

Vikings 27 – 9 Lions

The Vikings kept their wild card hopes alive with a huge victory over the Lions. Minnesota needs to win next week to secure the second spot. They will face a tough task since the Bears are looking to earn homefield advantage.

Cowboys 27 – 20 Buccaneers

The Cowboys won the NFC East title with a victory against the Buccaneers. The title marks a nice turnaround for Dallas, which started the season with a 3 – 5 record. The Buccaneers remain in last place in their division.

Rams 31 – 9 Cardinals

The Rams continue to have the second seed in the NFC after a victory over the Cardinals. They’ll need to win next week to secure that spot.

Bears 14 – 9 49ers

The Bears left with a close victory against the 49ers. Chicago needs a win next week and a loss from the Rams to take the second seed in the NFC. They hold the tiebreaker against the Rams since they defeated them earlier this season.

Saints 31 – 28 Steelers

The Saints improved to a 13 – 2 record, which gives them homefield advantage through the playoffs. The Steelers dropped to second place in the AFC North.

Seahawks 38 – 31 Chiefs

The Seahawks pulled off a huge victory against the Chiefs to secure a wild card spot. The Chiefs have secured a playoff spot but not the division title. They have lost their last two games.

Titans 25 – 16 Redskins

The Titans kept their playoff hopes alive with a win against the Redskins. Washington was alive in the wild card race before the game but that ended with the loss. Tennessee has won its last four games.

Ravens 22 – 10 Chargers

The Ravens continued their solid run in the season with a 22 – 10 victory over the Chargers. The win and loss from the Steelers put the Ravens at the top of the AFC North with a 9 – 6 record.

Falcons 24 – 10 Panthers

The Falcons have won two straight after defeating the Carolina Panthers by 14 points. It is the seventh straight loss for the Panthers, who have dropped to third place in the division. Carolina’s losing streak is currently the longest in the NFL.

Eagles 32 – 30 Texans

The Eagles had a comfortable lead in the fourth quarter but things quickly turned around when Adams fumbled the ball with less than seven minutes to go. Houston made a crazy comeback to take a one point lead with less than three minutes to go. But Foles made plays and the Eagles were able to reach field goal position and win the game.

Browns 26 – 18 Bengals

The Browns are now at .500 after defeating division rival Bengals. Cleveland has been impressive over the last few weeks and the win now puts them one game behind the Steelers. The Browns have a chance to end the regular season with a positive record when they go up against the Ravens in Week 17.

Colts 28 – 27 Giants

The Colts kept their playoff hopes alive with a close victory over the Giants. Indianapolis is tied for second in the AFC South with a 9 – 6 record. Houston is one game ahead at 10 – 5 while Tennessee is in third with the same record as the Colts.

Packers 44 – 38 Jets

The Jets appeared to be on their way to victory but the Packers made a huge comeback to take the game. Both teams have been eliminated from the playoff race.

Patriots 24 – 12 Bills

The Patriots secured their tenth straight AFC East title with a win against division rival Bills. New England is one game behind the homefield advantage spots. The Bills dropped to 5 – 10 in the season.

Jaguars 17 – 7 Dolphins

The Jaguars earned their fifth win of the season by defeating the Dolphins. Miami has dropped its last two games, falling to less than .500 in the regular season. The Jaguars are far back in the AFC South with a 5 – 10 record.