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NFL Playoff Bracket 2017: We know every playoff team

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The NFL playoff schedule is out, for the most part. With one game left in the 2016 NFL regular season, every playoff participant is known, and the only thing left to decide is whether the Detroit Lions or Green Bay Packers will win the NFC North. That will be decided later today, when the two teams face each other on Sunday Night Football.

Beyond that game, we know exactly what the playoffs will look like. The Atlanta Falcons locked up the number two seed today, behind the Dallas Cowboys. Because of a Washington loss, both the Detroit Lions and Green Bay Packers will make the playoffs, with the winner of their matchup getting the number four seed, and the loser the number six seed.

Over in the AFC, the Kansas City Chiefs managed to grab the number two seed and a first-round bye by beating the San Diego Chargers, while the Denver Broncos helpde them by prevailing over a Matt McGloin-led Oakland Raiders team, that is now in possession of the number five seed.

Here’s the full NFL playoff bracket, NFC first, AFC second.

NFC Playoff Bracket

  1. Dallas Cowboys (13-3)
  2. Atlanta Falcons (11-5)
  3. Seattle Seahawks (10-6)
  4. Winner of Detroit Lions (9-7) vs. Green Bay Packers (9-7)
  5. New York Giants (11-5)
  6. Loser of Detroit Lions (9-7) vs. Green Bay Packers (9-7) (Sunday night)

Wild card weekend (Jan 7-8)

No. 6 @ Seattle Seahawks

New York Giants @ No. 4

Divisional playoffs (Jan 14-15)

Lowest-ranked winner of wild card @ Dallas Cowboys

Highest-ranked winner of wild card @ Atlanta Falcons

AFC Playoff Bracket

  1. New England Patriots (14-2)
  2. Kansas City Chiefs (12-4)
  3. Pittsburgh Steelers (11-5)
  4. Houston Texans (9-7)
  5. Oakland Raiders (12-4)
  6. Miami Dolphins (10-6)

Wild card weekend (Jan 7-8)

Miami Dolphins @ Pittsburgh Steelers

Oakland Raiders @ Houston Texans

Divisional playoffs (Jan 14-15)

Lowest-ranked winner of wild card @ New England Patriots

Highest-ranked winner of wild card @ Kansas City Chiefs