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Jan 6, 2013; Landover, MD, USA; A general view of logos around the field prior to the NFC Wild Card playoff game between the Washington Redskins and the Seattle Seahawks at FedEx Field. Mandatory Credit: Geoff Burke-USA TODAY Sports

NFC Playoff picture: Week 16 Wildcard race

With just two weeks remaining in the NFL regular season, there are a number of teams around the league that need to win their final games if they want to earn a chance in the postseason. The tightest races come in the NFC East and NFC North, with the losers of the divisional races finding themselves removed from the playoff picture.

For the Philadelphia Eagles, Dallas Cowboys, Green Bay Packers, Chicago Bears and Detroit Lions, this means the pressure is on.

Where does your favorite team currently stand in the NFC Wild Card race?

Here is a look at the current playoff picture in the NFC, via ESPN.com:

National Football Conference
CONF RK NFC W L T PCT DIV CONF SOS SOV NOTES
1 x - Seattle 12 2 0 .857 3-1-0 9-1-0 .472 .438 NFC West Champ
2 New Orleans 10 4 0 .714 4-0-0 8-2-0 .526 .493 NFC South Champ (Wins tie break over Carolina based on head-to-head win percentage.)
3 Philadelphia 8 6 0 .571 3-2-0 7-3-0 .449 .379 NFC East Champ
Wins tie break over Chicago based on best win percentage in conference games.
4 Chicago 8 6 0 .571 2-3-0 4-6-0 .452 .455 NFC North Champ
5 Carolina 10 4 0 .714 3-1-0 7-3-0 .497 .439 Wins tie break over San Francisco based on head-to-head win percentage.
6 San Francisco 10 4 0 .714 4-1-0 7-3-0 .508 .418
7 Arizona 9 5 0 .643 1-3-0 5-5-0 .495 .405
8 Green Bay 7 6 1 .536 2-2-1 5-5-1 .454 .383
9 Detroit 7 7 0 .500 4-1-0 6-4-0 .477 .429 Wins tie break over Dallas based on head-to-head win percentage.
10 Dallas 7 7 0 .500 4-0-0 6-4-0 .495 .362

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