Here are the 12 teams we are projecting to make the NFL playoffs NFL playoff projections: Packers will win the NFC North, Ravens steal AFC wild card Coaching, GM Tracker · Prisco's Week 15 picks · Breech's Week 15 picks. 1. see what he's doing this week because their offense is in a total free fall. The Packers have made the playoffs every year since If the Packers beat the Lions, they will win the division and have a home playoff. Each week, Neil Greenberg makes NFL game predictions based on a multitude of factors that will have an impact on game day. These include. Of the many scenarios that will earn the Packers and Lions playoff berths, here's one that may surprise you: If they tie Sunday, they're both in. NFL playoff predictions: SI's picks for Super Bowl LI The Packers just aren't good enough against the run to defeat the Cowboys, But when they run into the best scoring defense in Houston, Tom Brady will get his fifth ring. a free pass to the AFC title game, and it's incredibly difficult to pick against. Each week, Neil Greenberg makes NFL game predictions based on a multitude of factors that will have an impact on game day. These include.