Sunday, January 01, 2017
NFL post season matchups mostly decided
the Green Bay Packers vs Detroit Lions game will decide who will get the NFC North, the 4th seed and a wild card date with the N.Y. Giants and the 6th seed and a wild card date with the Seattle Seahawks. all other matchups and byes are set. the rest of the NFC has Dallas (NFC East) and Atlanta (NFC South) with first round byes. Seattle won the NFC West and third spot. the Giants have one of the wild card spots and 5th spot. in the AFC, the New England Patriots (AFC East) and Kansas City Chiefs (AFC West) have first round byes. the Pittsburgh Steelers (AFC North) has the third seed and will face the Miami Dolphins (second wild card, 6th seed) in one wild card game. the other wild card game has the Houston Texans (AFC South, 4th seed) and Oakland Raiders (5th seed, first wild card). dates to be determined later. UPDATE: Green Bay 31 Detroit 24. Green Bay wins NFC North, has 4th seed and will face the Giants in one wild card game and Detroit will face Seattle in the other.