DAVIE — The NFL has released its official Miami Dolphins playoff scenario for Week 16:
MIAMI DOLPHINS (9-5) at Buffalo (7-7), Saturday)
Miami clinches a playoff berth with:
- MIA win + DEN loss or tie OR
- MIA tie + BAL loss + DEN loss + HOU loss or tie OR
- MIA tie + BAL loss + DEN loss + TEN loss or tie
According to the web site fivethirtyeight.com, Miami has a 55 percent chance to make the NFL playoffs.
If Miami wins this week, the odds increase to 92 percent.
If Miami loses this week but beats New England, the odds increase to 88 percent.
If Miami loses both games, the odds are 2 percent.
If Miami and Denver both win this week, the odds are 74 percent.
If Miami loses and Denver wins this week, the odds are 19 percent.
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