Now that the regular season has officially ended, the 2019 NFL playoff picture is all set. So, let’s take a look at what teams will be playing.
2019 NFL Playoff Picture – AFC
In the first place, the Kansas City Chiefs is the Number 1 seed. Also, the New England Patriots have a bye for the first round of the playoffs. To read more about this, check out our Patriots Clinch First Round Bye post.
So, the Indianapolis Colts and the Houston Texans will be playing in the Wild Card match-up. And, also the Los Angeles Charger will play the Baltimore Ravens.
2019 NFL Playoff Picture – NFC
For the NFC, both the Los Angeles Rams and the New Orleans Saints have byes. For the Wild Card match-up, last year’s Super bowl Champion, the Philadelphia Eagles will face the Chicago Bears. To read more about last years Eagles road to the Super Bowl, check out our Philadelphia Eagles Win Super Bowl post.
Also, the Seattle Seahawks will play the Dallas Cowboys.
2019 NFL Playoff Schedule
With the 2019 playoff schedule in place, the first round of Wild Card Weekend will begin on Saturday, January 5, 2019.
For the first game, the Indianapolis Colts will be in Houston Texas to face the Texans at 4:35 p.m. For the second game, the Seattle Seahawks will visit Dallas to face the Dallas Cowboys at 8:15 p.m.
On Sunday, January 6, 2019, the schedule is as follows. For the first game on Sunday, the Los Angeles Chargers will visit Baltimore to face the Baltimore Ravens. And for the second game, the Philadelphia Eagles will visit Chicago to face the Chicago Bears.
For the Divisional Rounds, the schedule is as follows:
- Saturday, January 12, 2019, the Kansas City Chiefs will play the Number 4, 5 or 6 seed team at 4:35 p.m.
- Saturday, January 12, 2019, the Los Angeles Rams will play the Number 3, 4, or 5 seed team at 8:15 p.m.
- Sunday, January 13, 2019, the New England Patriots will play the Number 3, 4 or 5 seed team at 1:05 p.m.
- Sunday, January 13, 2019, the New Orleans Saints will play the Number 4, 5 or 6 seed team at 4:40 p.m.
In addition, the Championship rounds will be on Sunday, January 20th. In conclusion, the Super Bowl LIII will be in Atlanta on Sunday, February 3, 2019.
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