NFL Playoff Schedule 2014: Eagles to Face Saints in Philadelphia on Wild Card Weekend

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The Philadelphia Eagles will take on the New Orleans Saints in the first round of the NFL playoffs. Continue to read for game time information and TV schedule.

Now that the Philadelphia Eagles are in the playoffs (sounds good, huh?), it's time to take a look at the NFL playoff schedule.

With a 24-22 win over the Dallas Cowboys on Sunday Night Football, the Eagles clinched the NFC East crown and the No. 3 seed in the NFC playoffs. Philadelphia (#3) will be facing the New Orleans Saints (#6) in the first round. The game will be held in Philadelphia on Saturday night at 8:10 PM EST.

Here is a look at the final NFL playoffs seeding:

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First round bye (NFC)

1. Seattle Seahawks (13-3): Saturday, January 11th, 3:35 p.m. CT, FOX
2. Carolina Panthers (12-4): Sunday, January 12th, 12:05 p.m. CT, FOX

Wild Card weekend (NFC)

6. New Orleans Saints (11-5) vs. 3. Philadelphia Eagles: Saturday, January 4th, 7 p.m. CT, NBC
5. San Francisco 49ers (12-4) vs. 4. Green Bay Packers (8-7-1): Sunday, January 5th, 3:40 p.m. CT, FOX

First round bye (AFC)

1. Denver Broncos (13-3): Sunday, January 12th, 3:40 p.m CT, CBS
2. New England Patriots (12-4): Saturday, January 11th, 7:15 p.m. CT, CBS

Wild Card weekend (AFC)

6. San Diego Chargers (9-7) vs. 3. Cincinnati Bengals (11-5): Sunday, January 5th, 12:05 p.m. CT, CBS
5. Kansas City Chiefs (11-5) vs. 4. Indianapolis Colts (11-5): Saturday, January 4th, 3:35 p.m. CT, NBC

The rest of the playoff schedule:

Wild Card: January 4-5
Divisional round: January 11-12th
AFC/NFC Championship game: January 19th
Super Bowl: February 2nd

The Eagles haven't been in the post-season since they faced the Green Bay Packers in the opening round during the 2010 Playoffs. Philly hasn't a won playoff game since 2008 when they made a run to the NFC Championship Game but ultimately lost to the Arizona Cardinals.

It will be a big week of preparation for this team as they prepare to take on a talented New Orleans squad at home.

But for now... playoffs!

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