The Minnesota Vikings (13-3) will face the New Orleans Saints (12-5) in the Divisional Round of the NFC playoffs Sunday afternoon at U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis. The Saints advanced by defeating the Carolina Panthers 31-26 this afternoon in New Orleans.

The winner of the Vikings/Saints game will advance to face the winner of next Saturday's game between the Philadelphia Eagles and Atlanta Falcons in the NFC Championship game -- with a trip to the Super Bowl on the line.


If the Eagles beat the Falcons, the NFC Championship game on 1/21 will be in Philly. If the Falcons win, the NFC Championship game will be played in either Minneapolis or New Orleans.

The Vikings beat the Saints 29-19 in Week 1 of the regular season in Minneapolis.

This Sunday's game between the Vikings and Saints kicks off at 3:40 PM CT (TV: FOX, Radio: AM 1240 WJON).

Skol Vikings!

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