PLAYOFF SCENARIOS - WEEK 20

PLAYOFF SCENARIOS - WEEK 20

Sunday, October 29, 2017 — TORONTO (October 29, 2017) -- Below are the 105th Grey Cup playoff scenarios for Week 20:

WEST DIVISION

  • Winnipeg Win OR Edmonton Loss = Winnipeg clinches second place in the division and will host the Western Semi-Final on November 12 
     
  • Edmonton Win + Winnipeg Loss OR Tie = Edmonton will host the Western Semi-Final against Winnipeg and Saskatchewan will crossover and play in the Eastern Semi-Final November 12 against Toronto or Ottawa
     
  • Saskatchewan Win = Saskatchewan clinches third place in the West Division and will play in the Western Semi-Final against Winnipeg on November 12 and Edmonton will crossover and play in the Eastern Semi-Final November 12 against Toronto or Ottawa

EAST DIVISION

  • Toronto Win OR Tie = Toronto clinches first place in division and hosts Eastern Final on November 19. Ottawa will finish second in the division and host the Eastern Semi-Final on November 12 versus the crossover team
     
  • Toronto Loss = Ottawa clinches first place in division and hosts Eastern Final on November 19. Toronto will finish second in the division and host the Eastern Semi-Final on November 12 versus the crossover team

CLINCHED

  • All six playoff berths have been determined; Calgary, Winnipeg, Edmonton, Saskatchewan, Toronto and Ottawa.
     
  • Calgary has will host the Western Final, Toronto and Ottawa have confirmed a home playoff date.
     
  • Winnipeg and Edmonton are competing for the right to host the Western Semi-Final on November 12
     
  • The losing team in the Saskatchewan and Edmonton game will be the crossover team
     
  • If Edmonton and Saskatchewan tie, Saskatchewan will be the crossover team
     
  • A three-way tie is possible for second place if Winnipeg losses and Saskatchewan wins. In the case of this, it goes to head-to-head record with the teams tied with each other. Winnipeg would be 4-1, Saskatchewan would be 3-2 and Edmonton would be 0-4 resulting in Winnipeg hosting the Western Semi-Final game versus Saskatchewan and Edmonton crossing over to the East Division

If the playoffs started today (Oct. 29) …

Western Semi-Final: Edmonton at Winnipeg
Western Final: TBD at Calgary

Eastern Semi-Final: Saskatchewan at Toronto
Eastern Final: TBD at Ottawa

Out of the playoffs: Hamilton, Montreal, BC