When do the NFL Playoffs Start?
The last games of the 2016-2017 NFL season will be on Sunday, January 1st, 2016 and the NFL Playoffs will begin the following weekend on Saturday, January 7th 2017. The NFL Playoffs begin with the Wild Card games, followed by the Divisional Round, then the Conference Championships. The playoffs are wrapped up two weeks later with the Super Bowl. The complete schedule is listed below. We will update our NFL Playoff Bracket when the match-ups are determined. Don't forget to pick up your Super Bowl Square Grids.
� Wild Card Playoff Games
January 7th and 8th - 2017
� Divisional Playoff Games
January 14th and 15th - 2017
� Conference Championship Games
January 22nd - 2017
� Super Bowl
February 5th - 2017
The NFL Playoffs feature 12 teams, with 6 teams from each of the AFC and NFC Conferences. Check out our How do the NFL Playoffs Work article for a complete explanation on the NFL Playoff System.