There are only 12 teams preparing to play at least one more game. The other 20 teams are making travel plans to go back home, take a vacation or prepare for the upcoming 2017 NFL Draft. But for those lucky 12, they still have the hopes and aspirations of hoisting a Lombardi trophy.
Now, for the lucky 4 who received first round byes, Dallas Cowboys and Atlanta Falcons in the NFC and the New England Patriots and Kansas City Chiefs in the AFC, they get to sit back and watch the Wild Card games before they have to focus on any one particular opponent.
So, to make sure you are totally prepared for the upcoming weekends of football action, below is the complete schedule for not just the Wild Card and Divisional rounds of both the AFC and NFC Playoffs, but the information all the way up to Super Bowl 51.
Set your calendars accordingly.
NFL Wild Card round
Saturday, Jan. 7
Raiders at Texans: 4:35 pm ET | ESPN/ABC
Lions at Seahawks: 8:15 pm ET | NBC
Sunday, Jan. 8
Dolphins at Steelers: 1:05 pm ET | CBS
Giants at Packers: 4:40 pm ET | FOX
NFL Divisional Round
Saturday, Jan. 14
Seahawks or Packers or Giants at Falcons: 435 pm ET | FOX
Texans or Raiders or Dolphins at Patriots: 815 pm ET | CBS
Sunday, Jan. 15
Steelers or Texans or Raiders at Chiefs: 1:05 pm ET | NBC
Packers or Giants or Lions at Cowboys: 4:40 pm ET | FOX
AFC / NFC Championship games
Sunday, Jan. 22
NFC: 3:05 pm ET | FOX
AFC: 6:40 pm et | CBS
Sunday, Feb. 5
6:30 pm ET | FOX