via The Sports Xchange
After a wild-card weekend that featured no close results, the top seeds jump into action in the divisional playoffs next Saturday and Sunday.
The elite-eight action kicks off Saturday (4:35 p.m. ET, FOX) when the Seattle Seahawks, the NFC’s third seed, play at Atlanta against the second-seeded Falcons.
In the Saturday night contest (8:15 p.m. ET, CBS), the fourth-seeded Houston Texans play at the top-seeded New England Patriots in the first AFC divisional playoff game.
The Sunday slate begins with the second AFC showdown: the third-seeded Pittsburgh Steelers at the second-seeded Kansas City Chiefs (1:05 p.m., NBC).
The Dallas Cowboys, the NFC’s top seed, play host to the fourth-seeded Green Bay Packers on Sunday (4:40 p.m. ET, FOX) in the weekend finale.
The NFC Championship Game is scheduled for 3:05 p.m. (FOX) on Jan. 22, with the AFC Championship Game to follow at 6:40 p.m. (CBS).
Super Bowl LI will be played Feb. 5 at NRG Stadium in Houston (6:30 p.m. ET, FOX)