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NFL Playoff Schedule Announced

The schedule of sites, dates and times throughout the playoffs.

The schedule of sites, dates and times for the National Football League playoffs.


Saturday, January 7 

AFC:    4:35 PM (ET) - Oakland at Houston (ESPN, with simulcast on ABC)

NFC:    8:15 PM (ET) - Detroit at Seattle (NBC) 

Sunday, January 8

AFC:    1:05 PM (ET) - Miami at Pittsburgh (CBS)

NFC:    4:40 PM (ET) - New York Giants at Green Bay (FOX)


Saturday, January 14​

NFC:    4:35 PM (ET) - Seattle at Atlanta (FOX)

AFC:    8:15 PM (ET) - Houston at New England (CBS)

Sunday, January 15

AFC:    8:20 PM (ET) - Pittsburgh at Kansas City (NBC)

NFC:    4:40 PM (ET) - Green Bay at Dallas (FOX)

In the Divisional Playoffs, the division champion with the best record in each conference will host the lowest seeded Wild Card survivor.  Once teams are seeded for the playoffs, positions do not change:

AFC & NFC Championship Games

Sunday, January 22

AFC: 6:40 PM (ET) - Pittsburgh at New England (CBS)

NFC: 3:05 PM (ET) - Green Bay at Atlanta (FOX)

American Football Conference

  1. New England (14-2, AFC East champion)
  2. Kansas City (12-4, AFC West champion)
  3. Pittsburgh (11-5, AFC North champion)
  4. Houston (9-7, AFC South champion)
  5. Oakland (12-4)
  6. Miami (10-6)

National Football Conference

  1. Dallas (13-3, NFC East champion)
  2. Atlanta (11-5, NFC South champion)
  3. Seattle (10-5-1, NFC West champion)
  4. Green Bay (10-6, NFC North champion)
  5. New York Giants (11-5)
  6. Detroit (9-7)

The NFC (FOX, 3:05 PM ET) and AFC (CBS, 6:40 PM ET) Championship Games will be played on Sunday, January 22. 

The 2017 Pro Bowl (ESPN, 8:00 PM ET) will be played on Sunday, January 29 at Camping World Stadium in Orlando, Florida and Super Bowl LI will take place on Sunday, February 5 (FOX, 6:30 PM ET), at NRG Stadium in Houston, Texas. 

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