The National Football League (NFL) regular season begins on the weekend following the first Monday of September (i.e, the weekend following the Labor Day holiday) and ends in December or early January. After experimenting with releasing the schedule in the course of the second week of April, the NFL has principally shifted to releasing the schedule throughout the third week of April, between April 15-21 in recent years. With such a jam-packed month forward, we gathered up all the necessary game dates, instances and T.V. channels for each AFC and NFC playoff round.
On high of its usual games against AFC North rivals Cincinnati, Pittsburgh and Baltimore, Cleveland is set to host the Bills and Dolphins from the AFC East, the Seahawks and the Rams from the NFC West and the Titans from the AFC South. All 4 groups that performed within the AFC divisional spherical of the playoffs have a few of the NFL’s easiest schedules in 2018, and that includes Pittsburgh.
This gives a lift to the schedules of the non-Minnesota NFC North teams, which are slated to play the AFC East: The exhausting end of their schedules (Minnesota twice, New England) initiatives as a little less intimidating, and they additionally draw overachievers like Buffalo and Miami.
Typically, each group plays the other three groups in its personal division twice, all 4 teams from a single division within the AFC as soon as, all four teams from a single division in the NFC once, and two further intraconference games based on the standings from the previous season.
The American Football League , the precursor to today’s American Football Convention , postponed Week 12 of the 1963 season due to the assassination of President Kennedy , on Friday, November 22. The AFL’s games were made up by including a fifteenth week to a 14-week schedule.