nfl playoffs

49ers Defeat Packers On Frozen Tundra In Green Bay
The San Francisco 49ers (13-4) topped the Green Bay Packers (8-8-1) tonight 23-20 on the frozen tundra of Lambeau Field, in the second of the weekend's two NFC Wildcard games. With the win, the 49ers advance to face the Panthers next Sunday in Charlotte.
Saints Edge Out Eagles in NFC Wildcard Game
Drew Brees and the New Orleans Saints (12-5) got the road-playoff monkey off their collective backs tonight, with a 26-24 win against the Philadelphia Eagles (10-7) in Philly. Shayne Graham's 32-yard field goal as time expired, secured the win for the visiting Saints.
Colts Comeback Against Chiefs In AFC Wildcard Game
It was a red-hot start for the Kansas City Chiefs (11-6) out of the gate Saturday, holding a commanding 28-point lead early in the third quarter, only to see the Indianapolis Colts (12-5) mount a comeback for the ages, to advance in the playoffs with an improbable 45-44 win over injury-plagued KC.