NFL playoffs: Complete schedule, Super Bowl LIII coverage

The 2018 regular season is in the books, and the playoff field is set. From the wild-card round through Super Bowl LIII — which is Sunday, Feb. 3, at Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta, Georgia — ESPN.com has you covered. Check out the full playoff picture headed into next weekend’s games and more coverage on all 12 teams below.


Jump to: AFC wild card | NFC wild card | Teams with first-round byes | Full schedule

AFC WILD-CARD ROUND

No. 3 Houston Texans vs. TBD

Saturday, Jan. 5 | 4:35 p.m. ET | ESPN/ABC/WatchESPN

Game preview | Tickets

The Texans clinched their third division title in four seasons and at least the No. 3 seed for the playoffs.


No. 4 Baltimore Ravens vs. No. 5 Los Angeles Chargers

Sunday, Jan. 6 | 1:05 p.m. ET | CBS

Game preview | Tickets

The Chargers QB threw two interceptions in an ugly victory and will try to shake his late-season funk in Baltimore in the first round of the playoffs.

Rookie quarterback Lamar Jackson has gone 6-1 since taking over as the Ravens’ starter and has led the team to its first postseason berth since 2014 and first AFC North title since 2012.

NFC WILD-CARD ROUND

No. 3 Chicago Bears vs. No. 6 Philadelphia Eagles

Sunday, Jan. 6 | 4:40 p.m. ET | NBC

Game preview | Tickets

Credit Matt Nagy for setting the tone for a Bears team that could have rested in Week 17 but kept its momentum going with a victory in Minnesota.

The Eagles earned the sixth and final NFC spot in the playoffs with a win and the Vikings’ loss to the Bears, setting up a wild-card matchup for Philadelphia in Chicago.


No. 4 Dallas Cowboys vs. No. 5 Seattle Seahawks

Saturday, Jan. 5 | 8:15 p.m. ET | Fox

Game preview | Tickets

History suggests the victory over the Giants is significant as a source of momentum as Dallas enters the postseason having won seven of eight.

Recent playoff history shows this type of game against a three-win team might not matter all that much, but it doesn’t leave Seattle fans feeling good.

TEAMS WITH FIRST-ROUND BYES

AFC

No. 1: Kansas City Chiefs

Divisional round: Saturday, Jan. 12 | 4:35 p.m. ET | NBC | Tickets

No. 2: New England Patriots

Divisional round: Sunday, Jan. 13 | 1:05 p.m. ET | CBS | Tickets

NFC

No. 1: New Orleans Saints

Divisional round: Sunday, Jan. 13 | 4:40 p.m. ET | Fox | Tickets

No. 2: Los Angeles Rams

Divisional round: Saturday, Jan. 12 | 8:15 p.m. ET | Fox | Tickets

FULL SCHEDULE

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