The NFL has officially announced the playoff schedule for the 2011 postseason.
On Saturday, January 8, the Saints will play at tonight’s Rams-Seahawks winner at 4:30 p.m. Eastern, followed by the Jets at the Colts at 8 p.m. Both games will be on NBC.
On Sunday, January 9, the Ravens will play at the Chiefs at 1 p.m. on CBS and the Packers will play at the Eagles at 4:30 p.m. on FOX.
On Saturday, January 15, the highest-seeded team among the Colts, Chiefs and Ravens will play at Pittsburgh at 4:30 p.m. on CBS. The lowest-seeded team among the Rams, Seahawks, Saints and Packers will play at Atlanta at 8 p.m. on FOX.
On Sunday, January 16, the remaining NFC team (Eagles, Rams, Seahawks or Saints) will play at Chicago at 1 p.m. on FOX. The remaining AFC team (Chiefs, Ravens or Jets) will play at New England at 4:30 p.m. on CBS.
The NFC Championship Game will take place on Sunday, January 23, at 3 p.m. on FOX. The AFC Championship Game will be at 6:30 p.m. on CBS.
The Pro Bowl will be played on Sunday, January 30 at 7 p.m. on FOX. Super Bowl XLV takes place Sunday, February 6 at 6:30 p.m. on FOX.