1 Denver — The Broncos didn’t even have to wait for last night’s game as they eliminated themselves from the playoff hunt with a 44-24 loss to the Chiefs. Denver started the season 6-0 but lost eight of its last 10.
2 Steelers — Two late interceptions helped the defending Super Bowl champs hold off the Dolphins, 30-24, but Pittsburgh was eliminated from the chase courtesy of wins by Houston and Baltimore.
3 Cardinals — The Packers routed the Cardinals, 33-7, in a preview of next week’s playoff matchup. Arizona rested most of its starters.