NFL playoff weekend schedule set

(KTRE/AP) - It is now officially NFL playoff time.

AFC South champion Houston Texans will host Cincinnati in Saturday's postseason opener.

That game will be followed by the NFC South champion New Orleans Saints at home to the Detroit Lions.

Then on Sunday, the New York Giants, winners of the NFC East crown, will entertain the Atlanta Falcons.

The wildcard weekend concludes in Denver, where the AFC West champion Broncos will host Pittsburgh.

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