NFL Standings 2021: Division, Conference, Wild Card, and Playoffs

Our NFL football standings, including Division, Conference, Wild Card, & Playoffs will be updated after every single game in the 2021 season.

With the 2021 NFL regular season over, the standings and playoff situation are finalized. Below you will find all of the NFL standings, including the playoff situation with the division leaders and current Wild Card standings.

The NFL standings are final as of Week 18. To see where your team is positioned in the NFL playoffs, make sure to check out our 2022 NFL Playoff Bracket. If your team isn’t in the playoffs, click here for the most updated 2022 NFL Draft Order.

NFL Standings (AFC)

The NFL standings for all AFC divisions (East, North, South, West) are final as of Week 18.

AFC East

1. *Buffalo Bills (11-6)
2. New England Patriots (10-7)
3. Miami Dolphins (9-8)
4. New York Jets (4-13)

*Clinched AFC East

AFC North

1. *Cincinnati Bengals (10-7)
2. Pittsburgh Steelers (9-7-1)
3. Cleveland Browns (8-9)
4. Baltimore Ravens (8-9)

*Clinched AFC North

AFC South

1. *Tennessee Titans (12-5)
2. Indianapolis Colts (9-8)
3. Houston Texans (4-13)
4. Jacksonville Jaguars (3-14)

*Clinched AFC South

AFC West

1. *Kansas City Chiefs (12-5)
2. Las Vegas Raiders (10-7)
3. Los Angeles Chargers (9-8)
4. Denver Broncos (7-10)

*Clinched AFC West

AFC Conference Standings

1. Tennessee Titans (12-5)
2. Kansas City Chiefs (12-5)
3. Buffalo Bills (11-6)
4. Cincinnati Bengals (10-7)
5. Las Vegas Raiders (10-7)
6. New England Patriots (10-7)
7. Pittsburgh Steelers (9-7-1)
8. Indianapolis Colts (9-8)
9. Miami Dolphins (9-8)
10. Los Angeles Chargers (9-8)
11. Cleveland Browns (8-9)
12. Baltimore Ravens (8-9)
13. Denver Broncos (7-10)
14. New York Jets (4-13)
15. Houston Texans (4-13)
16. Jacksonville Jaguars (3-14)

NFL Standings (NFC)

The NFL standings for all NFC divisions (East, North, South, West) are final as of Week 18.

NFC East

1. *Dallas Cowboys (12-5)
2. Philadelphia Eagles (9-8)
3. Washington Football Team (7-10)
4. New York Giants (4-13)

*Clinched NFC East

NFC North

1. *Green Bay Packers (13-4)
2. Minnesota Vikings (8-9)
3. Chicago Bears (6-11)
4. Detroit Lions (3-13-1)

*Clinched NFC North

NFC South

1. *Tampa Bay Buccaneers (13-4)
2. New Orleans Saints (9-8)
3. Atlanta Falcons (7-10)
4. Carolina Panthers (5-12)

*Clinched NFC South

NFC West

1. *Los Angeles Rams (12-5)
2. Arizona Cardinals (11-6)
3. San Francisco 49ers (10-7)
4. Seattle Seahawks (7-10)

*Clinched NFC West

NFC | Conference Standings

1. Green Bay Packers (13-4)
2. Tampa Bay Buccaneers (13-4)
3. Dallas Cowboys (12-5)
4. Los Angeles Rams (12-5)
5. Arizona Cardinals (11-6)
6. San Francisco 49ers (10-7)
7. Philadelphia Eagles (9-8)
8. New Orleans Saints (9-8)
9. Minnesota Vikings (8-9)
10. Washington Football Team (7-10)
11. Seattle Seahawks (7-10)
12. Atlanta Falcons (7-10)
13. Chicago Bears (6-11)
14. Carolina Panthers (5-12)
15. New York Giants (4-13)
16. Detroit Lions (3-13-1)

2021-2022 NFL Playoffs and Wild Card Standings

The 2021-2022 NFL playoffs field is set. Here are the seedings, which are final as of Week 18. To see where your team is positioned in the NFL playoffs, make sure to check out our 2022 NFL Playoff Bracket. If your team isn’t in the playoffs, click here for the most updated 2022 NFL Draft Order.

AFC Playoff Standings: Division leaders

1. Tennessee Titans (12-5) – AFC South
2. Kansas City Chiefs (12-5) – AFC West
3. Buffalo Bills (11-6) – AFC East
4. Cincinnati Bengals (10-7) – AFC North

AFC Wild Card Standings

5. Las Vegas Raiders (10-7)
6. New England Patriots (10-7)
7. Pittsburgh Steelers (9-7-1)

NFC Playoff Standings: Division leaders

1. Green Bay Packers (13-4) – NFC North
2. Tampa Bay Buccaneers (13-4) – NFC South
3. Dallas Cowboys (12-5) – NFC East
4. Los Angeles Rams (12-5) – NFC West

NFC Wild Card Standings

5. Arizona Cardinals (11-6)
6. San Francisco 49ers (10-7)
7. Philadelphia Eagles (9-8)

Ben Rolfe is a Senior Managing Editor at Pro Football Network and is also a member of the Fantasy Sports Writers Association (FSWA). You can find him on Twitter @BenRolfePFN