(WVUE) - If the Saints beat the Falcons Thursday night, a possible playoff berth could be coming Sunday afternoon if things fall in New Orleans favor.
Here's the scenarios for clinching a spot in the postseason:
Saints win and
Carolina loss, Detroit loss, OR
Carolina loss, Dallas loss OR
Green Bay loss, Detroit loss
Panthers host the Vikings, Lions visit the Bucs, Cowboys visit the Giants, and Green Bay is on the road at the Browns. All games kickoff at 12 p.m.