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Green Bay Packers' Aaron Rodgers celebrates as he walks off the field after an NFL divisional playoff football game against the Seattle Seahawks Sunday, Jan. 12, 2020, in Green Bay, Wis. The Packers won 28-23 to advance to the NFC Championship. (AP Photo/Mike Roemer)

Packers hold off Seahawks 28-23 to reach NFC title game

Jan. 13, 2020 12:10 AM EST

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Aaron Rodgers and the Green Bay Packers have relied more on character and resilience than offense or defense this season, lagging well behind past editions in aesthetics. This divisional round win over Seattle, though, was a vintage Rodgers performance. He helped the Packers pull...

Seattle Seahawks' Jadeveon Clowney (90) hits Philadelphia Eagles' Carson Wentz (11) during the first half of an NFL wild-card playoff football game, Sunday, Jan. 5, 2020, in Philadelphia. Wentz was injured on the play. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)

Seahawks hoping history doesn't repeat itself again

Jan. 9, 2020 10:18 PM EST

RENTON, Wash. (AP) — Seattle linebacker K.J. Wright didn't need to be reminded of his personal history playing in Green Bay and never walking out of Lambeau Field with a victory. “I'm very aware of it," said Wright, who is 0-3 in his career playing in Green Bay. “We got to get it done. We're...

Seattle Seahawks' Jadeveon Clowney (90) hits Philadelphia Eagles' Carson Wentz (11) during the first half of an NFL wild-card playoff football game, Sunday, Jan. 5, 2020, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)

NFL doctor calls Wentz 'heroic' for reporting concussion

Jan. 9, 2020 7:18 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The NFL's chief medical officer called Carson Wentz “heroic” for reporting his concussion during Philadelphia's playoff loss and disputed the notion the league's system failed the Eagles quarterback. “I think what Carson Wentz did is heroic and should be highlighted...

Seattle Seahawks' D.K. Metcalf (14) catches a touchdown pass as Philadelphia Eagles' Avonte Maddox (29) trails during the second half of an NFL wild-card playoff football game, Sunday, Jan. 5, 2020, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)

This might be year Seattle lets Wilson take over in playoffs

Jan. 6, 2020 7:00 PM EST

RENTON, Wash. (AP) — It’s always been a bit of a lingering question around the Seattle Seahawks when it came to Russell Wilson and the postseason. If the Seahawks just let Wilson take over in the playoffs, how deep of a run could Seattle make? Is Wilson good enough to carry a solid team and make it...

Philadelphia Eagles tight end Zach Ertz speaks with members of the media at the NFL football team's practice facility in Philadelphia, Monday, Jan. 6, 2020. The Eagles ended their season with a 17-9 loss to the Seattle Seahawks on Sunday. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)

Carson Wentz led injury-depleted Eagles until he couldn't

Jan. 6, 2020 6:50 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Carson Wentz helped the Philadelphia Eagles overcome one injury after another until he ended up on the sideline. A season that began with Super Bowl expectations ended early because most of the players who gave Philadelphia reason to have championship hopes were injured. Forty-year-old...

Seattle Seahawks' Jadeveon Clowney (90) hits Philadelphia Eagles' Carson Wentz (11) during the first half of an NFL wild-card playoff football game, Sunday, Jan. 5, 2020, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)

Eagles wonder 'what if?' after Wentz knocked out with injury

Jan. 6, 2020 9:46 AM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Carson Wentz waited four years to make his first playoff start. The Eagles' franchise QB took only eight snaps before he ended another postseason on the sidelines. Wentz was speared in the back of the head on a helmet-to-helmet hit from Seahawks defensive end Jadeveon Clowney — a...

Houston Texans quarterback Deshaun Watson (4) celebrates after throwing a pass to setup the game-winning field goal during overtime of an NFL wild-card playoff football game against the Buffalo Bills Saturday, Jan. 4, 2020, in Houston. The Texans won 22-19 in overtime. (AP Photo/Eric Christian Smith)

NFL Today, Wild-Card Weekend

Jan. 5, 2020 10:05 PM EST

SCOREBOARD Sat. Jan. 11, Divisional Round Minnesota at San Francisco, 4:35 p.m. EST. Kirk Cousins and the Vikings (11-6) are coming off a 26-20 overtime wild-card round victory at New Orleans. They'll take on Jimmy Garoppolo and the 49ers (13-3), who are the NFC's No. 1 overall seed. —- Tennessee at...

Tennessee Titans running back Derrick Henry leaves the field after winning an NFL wild-card playoff football game against the New England Patriots, Saturday, Jan. 4, 2020, in Foxborough, Mass. (AP Photo/Steven Senne)

Vikings, like Texans, work OT to advance in NFL playoffs

Jan. 5, 2020 9:35 PM EST

Working overtime paid off for Minnesota and Houston this weekend. Seattle avoided the extra session and made it a wild-card bonanza, with three of the four road teams winning. One day after the Texans rallied from a 16-0 deficit to beat Buffalo 22-19 in an AFC wild-card game, the Vikings stunned New Orleans 26-20...

Seattle Seahawks' Bradley McDougald reacts after tackling Philadelphia Eagles' Boston Scott during the second half of an NFL wild-card playoff football game, Sunday, Jan. 5, 2020, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Chris Szagola)

Wilson leads Seahawks past Eagles 17-9

Jan. 5, 2020 9:17 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Jadeveon Clowney knocked out Carson Wentz. Then, Russell Wilson and the Seattle Seahawks knocked off the Philadelphia Eagles. Wilson threw a 53-yard touchdown pass to DK Metcalf, Marshawn Lynch had a rushing score and the Seahawks beat the Eagles 17-9 in the wild-card round of the NFC...

New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady passes against the Buffalo Bills in the first half of an NFL football game, Saturday, Dec. 21, 2019, in Foxborough, Mass. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)

Titans-Patriots get prime-time spotlight for wild-card games

Jan. 3, 2020 5:19 PM EST

The Patriots have been compared to a sporting dynasty and to Palpatine's Evil Empire. Regardless of which is true, there's no denying that New England enters these playoffs more vulnerable than in quite a few years. One thing we've learned since Tom Brady went from 199th draft pick to dominant NFL figure is not...