The NFL playoffs are now set, as the Dallas Cowboys lost for the second straight season in a winner-take-all game for the NFC East title on Sunday night Football. Last year it was the Giants that beat them to claim the NFC East crown before eventually winning the Super Bowl. This year the Washington Redskins won their first division title in 13 years to return to the playoffs.
The playoff field is now set as follows:
Saturday January 5:
Cincinnati Bengals at Houston Texans, 4:30 p.m. NBC
Minnesota Vikings at Green Bay Packers, 8 p.m. NBC
Sunday January 6:
Indianapolis Colts at Baltimore Ravens, 1 p.m. CBS
Seattle Seahawks at Washington Redskins, 4:30 p.m. FOX
Saturday, January 12:
lowest remaining AFC seed at Denver Broncos, 4:30 p.m. CBS
highest remaining NFC seed at San Francisco 49ers, 8 p.m.
Sunday, January 13:
lowest remaining NFC seed at Atlanta Falcons, 1 p.m. FOX
highest remaining AFC seed at New England Patriots, 4:30 p.m. CBS