Seahawks Could Clinch Playoffs Tonight

via Michael David Smith, NBC Sports Pro Football Talk

russell_wilson_2013No NFL teams have clinched a playoff berth yet. But one team can do it tonight, and five teams may have done it by this time next week.

Seattle, which hosts New Orleans tonight, is in the playoffs with a win. Obviously, there’s almost no scenario in which the 10-1 Seahawks will miss the playoffs, but it becomes a mathematical certainty if they win tonight.