Playoff races are starting to shape up in both the AFC and NFC. Right now, with four weeks left, there are far more combatants than there are spots available.
That'll make this season's final month intriguing as heck, with several key and decisive matchups. Sunday's clash between the Falcons and 49ers is one. The local squad can stay in it and claim a key tiebreaker in the process. So, yeah, big game.
There are plenty more that will separate things, including at the top of both conferences. We saw one Monday night between the Rams and Cardinals, which caused some shakeup at the top. Outside of that matchup, most of the good teams stayed good and the bad teams stayed bad.
Let's take a look at our NFL Power Rankings heading Week 15 action.
Falcons Final Whistle | A Postgame Podcast
Break down the hottest topics surrounding the Atlanta Falcons and how they can impact the team's success with Atlanta Falcons Insiders Scott Bair, Tori McElhaney and Kris Rhim. Like and subscribe to join us for the lively debate on Falcons Final Whistle.
Welcome to Falcons Final Whistle – an Atlanta Falcons football postgame podcast during the season that shifts gears in the offseason to answer a pressing question about the team's future each week through free agency, the NFL Draft and the offseason program.