Latest NFL Playoffs News

New York mobile sports bets top $600M in 2 weeks, rival NJ

Jan. 21, 2022 17:37 PM EST

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — New York sportsbooks took more than $600 million worth of bets from phones or computers in the first two weeks of the activity being legal this month, according to figures posted Friday. The numbers posted by the New York State Gaming Commission show that...

Packers activate Za'Darius Smith, Whitney Mercilus from IR

Jan. 21, 2022 17:28 PM EST

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — The Green Bay Packers have boosted their pass rush for the postseason by activating outside linebackers Za’Darius Smith and Whitney Mercilus from injured reserve. These moves clear the way for Smith to play his first game in over four months and Mercilus to...

N.Y. Giants name Joe Schoen of Buffalo Bills as their new GM

Jan. 21, 2022 17:20 PM EST

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Joe Schoen was at the top of the New York Giants' list of candidates when they started their search for a new general manager, and the Buffalo Bills assistant GM never left that spot. The Giants hired the 42-year-old Schoen as their general manager...

Familiar playoff foes face off again as Packers host 49ers

Jan. 21, 2022 16:38 PM EST

SAN FRANCISCO (11-7) at GREEN BAY (13-4) Sunday, 8:15 p.m. EST, Fox OPENING LINE: Packers by 6, according to FanDuel Sportsbook. AGAINST THE SPREAD: 49ers 10-8; Packers 12-5. SERIES RECORD: Packers lead 38-32-1 LAST MEETING:...

Rodgers' latest playoff drive starts as Packers host 49ers

Jan. 21, 2022 16:37 PM EST

Aaron Rodgers understands time is running out on his hopes of winning a second Super Bowl title with the Green Bay Packers. The 38-year-old quarterback’s latest postseason run begins Saturday night as he tries to beat the team that has served as the three-time MVP’s biggest...

Henry's back! Titans activate their top back for playoffs

Jan. 21, 2022 16:10 PM EST

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Titans will have Derrick Henry on the field for their AFC divisional game with Cincinnati after moving the NFL's 2019 and 2020 rushing leader from injured reserve to the active roster. The Titans (12-5) made the roster move Friday after...

Top-seeded Titans face Bengals in AFC divisional playoff

Jan. 21, 2022 16:06 PM EST

CINCINNATI (11-7) at TENNESSEE (12-5) Saturday, 4:30 p.m. ET, CBS BETTING LINE: Titans by 3 1/2, according to FanDuel SportsBook. AGAINST THE SPREAD: Bengals 10-7; Titans 10-7. SERIES RECORD: Titans lead 40-35-1. LAST...

Top-seeded Titans eager to start playoff run with Bengals

Jan. 21, 2022 16:04 PM EST

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Titans have survived using more players than any NFL team in a non-strike season and still earned the AFC's No. 1 seed. They're as rested and healthy as they've been all season, and now they have back Derrick Henry, the NFL's top rusher in...

Brady, SB champs aim to avenge regular-season losses to Rams

Jan. 21, 2022 15:54 PM EST

L.A. RAMS (13-5) at TAMPA BAY (14-4) Sunday, 3 p.m. EST, NBC BETTING LINE: Buccaneers by 3, according to FanDuel SportsBook. AGAINST THE SPREAD: Rams 9-9, Buccaneers 10-8. SERIES RECORD: Rams lead 18-9. LAST MEETING: Rams...

Brady, Buccaneers take another crack at Rams in playoffs

Jan. 21, 2022 15:52 PM EST

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Tom Brady and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers are excited about another opportunity to face a regular-season nemesis in the playoffs. The defending Super Bowl champions host the Los Angeles Rams in the NFC divisional round Sunday, looking to avenge a pair of losses to...