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  • The Redskins werealive and well in the NFC playoff picture going into Week 17. The Buccaneers technically werestill alive, too, but Tampa Bay neededan absurd amount of help to reach the playoffs for the first time since 2007. It didn't get it.The Lions' Monday Night Football lo s to Dallas in Week 16 kept them from clinching at least a wild-card spot.MORE: Full playoff picture|AFC seeding The only locks in the NFC playoff picture before Week Morgan Burnett Jersey 17 wereDallas as the No. 1 seed and New York, a wild card, as the No.5 seed. Atlanta and Seattle hadwon their respective divisions, but their seeding remainedup in the air.Week 17's Packers-Lions matchup in Detroit will crown the NFC North winner.Here are the playoff scenarios for all four NFC teams fighting for the last two spots Ha Ha Clinton-Dix Jersey .How Washington Redskins can make the playoffs Redskins beat Giants in Week 17 AND Packers-Lions game does not end in tieOR Redskins and Giants tie in Week 17AND Lions beat Packers in Week 17AND Panthers beat or tie Buccaneers in Week 17UPDATE: Washington's lo s to New York eliminated the Redskins from playoff contention.MORE: Week 17 NFL scoreboard How Tampa Bay Buccaneers can make the playoffs Buccaneers beat Panthers in Week 17 AND Colts beat Jaguars in Week 17 AND Cowboys beat Eagles in Week 17 AND UPDATE:Philadelphia's win over Dallaseliminated Tampa Bay Bryan Bulaga Jersey from playoff contention. Lions beat Packers in Week 17 AND Titans beat Texans in Week 17 AND 49ers beat Seahawks in Week 17 AND Redskins and Giants TIEin Week 17(Tampa Bay needs wins from Tennesee, Indianapolis, Dallas and San Francisco toclinchstrength of victory tiebreaker over Green Bay.) MORE: Cowboys' biggest NFC threat is ... How Green Bay Packers can make the playoffs Packers beat or tie Lions in Week 17(Green Baywins NFC North.)OR Giants beat Redskins in Week 17UPDATE: New York's win over Washington sealed a playoff berth for Green Bay.OR Giants and Redskins tie in Week 17AND Buccaneers beat Panthers in Week 17AND Packersclinchat least a tie in strength of victory tiebreaker over Buccaneers(Green Bayclinches at least a tie in strength of victory tiebreaker over Tampa Bayif one of the following teams win or tie: Seattle, Houston, Jacksonville, Philadelphia. Green Bayhas already clinched strength of schedule tiebreaker over Tampa Bayin this scenario.)MORE: Seeding scenarios in NFC How Detroit Lions can make the playoffs Lions beat Packers in Week 17(Detroit wins NFC North.) OR Lions and Packers tie in Week 17(Detroit earns wild card.)OR Giants beat or tie Redskins in Week 17UPDATE: New York's win over Washington sealed a playoff berth Martellus Bennett Jersey for Detroit.MORE: How Lions can get first-round bye