As the Saints take on Tampa Bay with a chance to clinch the NFC South with a win, other games played at the same time will have a bearing on the Saints, as well as the playoff picture at large.
Carolina Panthers at Atlanta Falcons
At stake for the Saints: A Carolina loss would clinch the NFC South for New Orleans, regardless of the outcome of the Saints game.
At stake for Carolina: Could claim NFC South with win and loss by Saints.
At stake for Atlanta: Could clinch playoff berth with win or Seattle loss.
Arizona Cardinals at Seattle Seahawks
At stake for Seattle: Could clinch payoff berth with win and Atlanta loss.