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Vikings dump Saints on last-play shocker, Jaguars advance in NFL playoffs

Jan 15, 2018 - 10:16 AM

Minnesota will next play Philadelphia and Jacksonville will meet New England

WALK OFF TOUCHDOWN. Case Keenum connected with Stefon Diggs on a desperation game-winning 61-yard touchdown pass to send the Vikings to the NFC Championship game. Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images/AFP

Patriots roll past Titans in NFL playoffs, Eagles clip Falcons to advance

Jan 14, 2018 - 2:56 PM

The Patriots will face either the Jacksonville Jaguars of Pittsburgh Steelers for a berth in the Super Bowl

HANDOFF. It was another milestone night for superstar quarterback Tom Brady as the Patriots roll past the Titans and into their seventh straight American Football Conference title game. Photo by Adam Glanzman/Getty Images/AFP

Falcons topple Rams, Titans edge Chiefs in NFL playoff openers

Jan 07, 2018 - 3:14 PM

The Titans also advance to a divisional game against either the Super Bowl Champion New England Patriots or the Pittsburgh Steelers

TEAM LEADER. Bryant catapults the Falcons to victory over the Rams via 4 field goals. Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images/AFP

Packers boot top-seeded Cowboys in NFL thriller

Jan 16, 2017 - 2:54 PM

A 51 yard field goal with 3 seconds remaining sends the Dallas Cowboys home and the Green Bay Packers into the NFC Championship game

PACKED IN. Aaron Rodgers and the Green Bay Packers will play the Atlanta Falcons for the right to play in the Super Bowl. Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images/AFP

Seahawks, Texans advance in NFL playoffs

Jan 08, 2017 - 1:04 PM

Seattle books a showdown with the Atlanta Falcons while Houston will meet either the New England Patriots or Kansas City Chiefs

ON TO THE NEXT. Russell Wilson threw for two touchdowns as the Seattle Seahawks marched past the Detroit Lions. Photo by Steve Dykes/Getty Images/AFP

Giants, Texans, Falcons reach NFL playoffs while Raiders lose Carr

Dec 25, 2016 - 6:52 PM

The NFL playoff picture takes shape with just one week left in the regular season

RAIDERS OF THE LOST QB. The Raiders took a major hit to their title hopes when quarterback Derek Carr was taken out of the game in the fourth quarter. He'll have surgery on his fractured fibula and be replaced by the unheralded Matt McGloin. Photo by Brian Bahr/Getty Images/AFP

NFL: Manning sets up Brady duel as Broncos down Steelers

Jan 18, 2016 - 11:29 AM

Tom Brady and Peyton Manning will square of for the 17th time in their 15 year rivalry

NFL: Patriots, Seahawks face tough playoff path back to Super Bowl

Jan 15, 2016 - 2:35 PM

New England takes on a Kansas City team on an 11 game winning streak while Seattle faces the best team in the regular season Carolina

Seahawks, Packers advance in NFL playoffs

Jan 11, 2016 - 3:10 PM

A dramatic missed field goal saw the Seattle Seahawks edge past the Minnesota Vikings as the Green Pay Packers demolished the Washington Redskins in NFL wild card playoff action

ANY GIVEN SUNDAY. Russell Wilson and the Seahawks survived a scare from the Minnesota Vikings thanks to an errant field goal. Photo by EPA

Packers beat Cowboys to advance to NFC championship

Jan 12, 2015 - 6:30 AM

A controversial no catch call against Dez Bryant enabled Aaron Rodgers and the Packers to hold on to a 26 21 win over Dallas to earn a showdown with the Seattle Seahawks

HEAD CHEESE. Green Bay quarterback Aaron Rodgers celebrates a completed pass. Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images/AFP

NFL: Concussion sidelines Seattle's Harvin for 49ers game

Jan 19, 2014 - 2:24 AM

Seattle Seahawks receiver Percy Harvin will not play in Sunday s National Football League playoff game against San Francisco because of a head injury Seahawks coach Pete Carroll said Friday

SEAHAWK DOWN. Percy Harvin is helped off the field during last week's game against the Saints. Photo by Stephen Brashear/EPA

NFL: 49ers, Broncos punch tickets to conference championship games

Jan 13, 2014 - 7:00 PM

The San Francisco 49ers beat the Carolina Panthers while the Denver Broncos topped the San Diego Chargers to earn trips to NFL divisional championship games

GOLD RUSH. San Francisco 49ers' Frank Gore gains yardage against the Carolina Panthers. Photo by Davis Turner/EPA