The San Diego Chargers will clinch a playoff spot this week if one of the following scenarios happens:
SD win + BAL loss or tie + PIT loss or tie + NYJ loss or tie + MIA loss or tie
SD win + BAL loss or tie + PIT loss or tie + NYJ loss or tie + NE loss or tie
SD win + BAL loss or tie + PIT loss or tie + JAC tie + NE loss
SD tie + BAL loss + PIT loss + NYJ loss + MIA loss
Don't get your hopes up though. Here's a list of the game to watch this week with the teams that Chargers fans should be rooting for
in bold not crossed out:
Yikes. I wouldn't bet on any of those games going the way we need them to, but it's still a good sign that there is a remote possibility of clinching the playoffs this week.