NFL Playoffs 2018: Matchups & Seeds For AFC, NFC

The 2018 NFL Playoffs are set.

After a wild Sunday around the league, the six teams in the AFC and NFC that will be participating in the postseason have been determined.

In the AFC, the New England Patriots hold homefield advantage throughout the playoffs and a first-round bye week. The Pittsburgh Steelers sit at No. 2 and also benefit from a bye.

Thanks to an upset victory by the Cincinnati Bengals over the Baltimore Ravens in the closing seconds of the game, the Buffalo Bills earned the final Wild Card berth.

In the NFC, the Philadelphia Eagles and Minnesota Vikings have bye weeks, with the Eagles owning homefield advantage throughout. The Atlanta Falcons and Carolina Panthers clinched the Wild Card spots.

Did your favorite team make the playoffs and who will they be facing when the playoffs kickoff next weekend?

The complete playoff seeds and matchups for the AFC and NFC can be seen below:

AFC Seeds

  1. New England Patriots*
  2. Pittsburgh Steelers*
  3. Jacksonville Jaguars
  4. Kansas City Chiefs
  5. Tennessee Titans
  6. Buffalo Bills

*Denotes Bye Week

AFC Wild Card Matchups

  • Buffalo Bills at Jacksonville Jaguars
  • Tennessee Titans at Kansas City Chiefs

The NFL Playoffs are set.
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NFC Seeds

  1. Philadelphia Eagles*
  2. Minnesota Vikings*
  3. Los Angeles Rams
  4. New Orleans Saints
  5. Carolina Panthers
  6. Atlanta Falcons

*Denotes Bye Week

NFC Wild Card Matchups

  • Atlanta Falcons at Los Angeles Rams
  • Carolina Panthers at New Orleans Saints

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