The 2015 NFL playoff schedule has games on Saturday and Sunday and then the NCAA title game is on Monday. Not a bad three-day stretch we have coming up.
This weekend's games start with two on Saturday -- Ravens-Patriots and Panthers-Seahawks. The Patriots are a touchdown favorite over the Ravens and John Harbaugh, who is 2-1 against Bill Belichick in New England in the playoffs. The Seahawks, meanwhile, are a huge 10.5-point favorite over the Panthers.
The Sunday games are Cowboys-Packers and Colts-Broncos, both great games. I'm probably most excited about the Cowboys-Packers game, even with the Broncos being an AFC West team. The Packers are a 5.5-point favorite over the Cowboys while the Broncos are a touchdown favorite over the Colts.
If I had to rank these games, I would go:
Here are the livestream options for this weekend:
Here is the Divisional round playoff schedule.
(All times ET):
Saturday, Jan. 10
AFC Divisional Game 1: (1) New England Patriots vs. (6) Baltimore Ravens, 4:35 p.m. (NBC)
NFC Divisional Game 1: (1) Seattle Seahawks vs. (4) Carolina Panthers, 8:15 p.m. (FOX)
Sunday, Jan. 11
NFC Divisional Game 2: (2) Green Bay Packers vs. (3) Dallas Cowboys, 1:05 p.m. (FOX)
AFC Divisional Game 2: (2) Denver Broncos vs. (4) Indianapolis Colts, 4:40 p.m. (CBS)
Sunday, Jan 18
NFC Championship Game, 3:05 p.m. (FOX)
AFC Championship Game, 6:40 p.m. (CBS)
Sunday, Feb. 1
Super Bowl XLIX, 6:30 p.m.