NFL Today, Divisional Playoffs

From FOX Sports - January 13, 2018


Sunday, Jan. 14

Jacksonville at Pittsburgh, 1:05 p.m. EST. The Jaguars (11-6) and Steelers (13-3) meet in the postseason for just the second time, and first since Jacksonville stunned Pittsburgh 31-29 at Heinz Field in the wild-card round of the 2007 playoffs. Blake Bortles looks to lead the Jaguars to the franchises third AFC title game, and first since 1999. Meanwhile, Ben Roethlisberger and the Steelers will try to get to the conference championship for the second straight year.

New Orleans at Minnesota, 4:40 p.m. EST. The Vikings (13-3) have dominated against the Saints at home, going 13-3 including a victory in the 2000 divisional round. The game marks Vikings quarterback Case Keenums first career playoff startand the first postseason game at U.S. Bank Stadiumsite of next months Super Bowl. Saints quarterback Drew Brees will make the 13th postseason start of his career and he and his teammates have some history up against them: New Orleans is 1-6 in in the playoffs on the road, including 1-4 under coach Sean Payton.



Tom Brady, Patriots, passed for three touchdowns and 337 yards to help New England cruise past Tennessee 35-14.

Nick Foles, Eagles, went 23 of 30 for 246 yards in Philadelphias 15-10 victory over Atlanta.


Tevin Coleman, Falcons, ran for 79 yards on just 10 carries in Atlantas loss at Philadelphia.

Dion Lewis, Patriots, had 62 yards on 15 attempts and added nine catches for 79 yards in New Englands rout of Tennessee.


Danny Amendola, Patriots, caught 11 passes for 112 yards in New England victory over Tennessee.

Corey Davis, Titans, had two touchdown catches in Tennessees loss at New England.

Julio Jones, Falcons, caught nine passes for 101 yards in a losing cause as Atlanta fell to Philadelphia.

Special Teams

Jake Elliott, Eagles, atoned for missing an extra point by kicking a 53-yard field goal at the end of the second quarter and added kicks of 37 and 21 yards in the second half of Philadelphias win over Atlanta.



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