NFL Playoff Schedule: Conference Championship Games


The NFL's divisional-round playoff games are finished, setting up for an exciting slate of conference championship tilts next Sunday.

The Green Bay Packers were the first team to punch their ticket to the conference championship game this weekend after beating the Los Angeles Rams 32-18 in the divisional round.

They'll host the Tampa Bay Buccaneers after they dispatched the New Orleans Saints 30-20 in the final game of the weekend. The NFC championship game will be at 3:05 p.m. ET at Lambeau Field.

The matchup is set for the AFC crown after the Kansas City Chiefs defeated the Cleveland Browns 22-17 despite losing star quarterback Patrick Mahomes to a concussion in the third quarter. The Chiefs will host the Buffalo Bills on Sunday, Jan. 24 at 6:40 ET (CBS) in the AFC championship game.

Buffalo is coming off a 17-3 win over the Baltimore Ravens. The Bills' exciting offense and stout defense propelled Buffalo past Baltimore en route to the conference title game. Reigning MVP Lamar Jackson also exited the playoff game early after sustaining a concussion