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The 2021 NFL regular season concludes January 9, 2022 with the top seven teams from each conference moving onto the 2021-22 NFL Playoffs, which are set to begin January 15, 2022. We’ll be tracking the odds for all 32 teams to make and miss the playoffs from the time the odds open, right through to Week 18, which has been confirmed for this season. The graphs below were generated by averaging the odds from our most trusted sportsbooks.

Odds to Make NFL Playoffs for AFC Teams

AFC Playoff Odds

Team Odds to Make NFL Playoffs Odds to Miss Playoffs
Kansas City Chiefs -1000 +625
Buffalo Bills -375 +285
Baltimore Ravens -305 +235
Cleveland Browns -225 +180
Indianapolis Colts -182 +149
Tennessee Titans -167 +137
Miami Dolphins +137 -167
Los Angeles Chargers +137 -167
New England Patriots +144 -177
Denver Broncos +163 -200
Pittsburgh Steelers +170 -210
Jacksonville Jaguars +340 -455
Las Vegas Raiders +340 -455
Cincinnati Bengals +475 -670
New York Jets +490 -715
Houston Texans +725 -1250

*Odds as of June 7

Here are some notes on the NFL playoff odds movement:

  • [June 7] After the Titans acquired Julio Jones from the Falcons, their odds to make the NFL playoffs went from an average of -132 to -152. As a result, Indianapolis saw their NFL playoff odds worsen from -196 to -188.
  • [May 3] With rumors of Denver being Aaron Rodgers’ preferred destination, the Broncos’ odds to make the playoffs have jumped from +285 to an average of +157. Houston’s playoff odds continue to fade as Deshaun Watson’s situation remains undecided. The Texans’ odds have gone from +550 to +635.
  • [March 30] Based off the opening odds to make the 2021-22 NFL playoffs, the following teams will make it from the AFC: Kansas City, Baltimore, Buffalo, Indianapolis, Cleveland, Tennessee, and then one of Miami, New England, or Pittsburgh.

Looking for the latest NFL odds? – Get current spreads, totals, and moneyline odds for all upcoming games this week here.

Odds to Make Playoffs for NFC Teams

NFC Playoff Odds

Team Odds to Make NFL Playoffs Odds to Miss Playoffs
Tampa Bay Buccaneers -560 +400
Green Bay Packers
Los Angeles Rams -195 +155
San Francisco 49ers -177 +144
Dallas Cowboys -150 +123
Seattle Seahawks -125 +104
New Orleans Saints +114 -139
Minnesota Vikings +122 -148
Washington Football Team +149 -182
Chicago Bears +185 -230
Arizona Cardinals +190 -240
New York Giants +210 -265
Atlanta Falcons +240 -305
Philadelphia Eagles +260 -335
Carolina Panthers +275 -360
Detroit Lions +575 -910

*Odds as of June 7

Here are some notes on the NFL playoff odds movement:

  • [June 7] The Falcons’ odds to make the NFL playoffs fell from an average of +211 to +225 after trading away star wide receiver Julio Jones.
  • [May 3] Uncertainty around Aaron Rodgers’ future has resulted in the Green Bay Packers’ odds to make the playoffs being pulled off the board for now. The Chicago Bears’ odds improved from an average of +220 to +157 after moving up in the draft for Justin Fields.
  • [March 30] Based off the opening NFL playoff odds, the following teams are expected to make the 2022 NFL playoffs from the NFC: Green Bay, Tampa Bay, Los Angeles (Rams), Dallas, San Francisco, New Orleans, and Seattle.

Archived NFL Playoff Odds: 2020-21, 2019-20

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After working in TV, Matt turned his focus towards numbers, specifically odds. He has been with us since 2016 and serves as SBD's Editor-in-Chief, credited with creating our futures trackers, SBD's score predictor, SBD Sharp, and his own model for calculating NFL SOS, among other products.