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Playoff picture comes into focus

A few spots are still fuzzy, but resolution in the AFC is all but here

Originally Published: December 9, 2010
By John Clayton | ESPN.com

The NFL playoff picture is in HD quality.

Except for the disappointing races in the AFC South and NFC West, the mystery of the playoff lineup is all but over. If the Kansas City Chiefs beat the San Diego Chargers, five of the six AFC spots are all but locked up. In fact, the New England Patriots, New York Jets and Pittsburgh Steelers can lock up half of the AFC playoff spots if they win and get a little help. (Explore scenarios with our NFL Playoff Machine.)

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