NFL playoff bracket: Possible matchups, dates, games

ARLINGTON, TX - DECEMBER 26: Ezekiel Elliott #21 of the Dallas Cowboys takes a knee in the end zone before the Cowboys played the Detroit Lions at AT&T Stadium on December 26, 2016 in Arlington, Texas. (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

The first round of the playoffs gets underway today, but it’s not too early to look ahead on the schedule for what may be in store for this weekend's winners.

The Patriots, Chiefs, Falcons and Cowboys patiently await to see who they will face in the divisional round.

Super Bowl LI will be held in Houston on Sunday, Feb. 5.

Here's a look at the next round in the lead-up to Super Bowl 51:

Divisional Round

Saturday, Jan. 14

Seattle / Green Bay / New York Giants at Atlanta Falcons
Time: 4:35 p.m. ET

Houston / Oakland / Miami at New England Patriots
Time: 8:25 p.m.

Sunday, Jan. 15

Pittsburgh / Houston / Oakland at Kansas City Chiefs
Time: 1:05 p.m. ET

Green Bay / New York Giants / Detroit at Dallas Cowboys
Time: 4:40 p.m.

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