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NFL Playoff schedule 2016: Game times, TV information

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All the dates, times, TV channels and who plays who info for the 2016 NFL playoffs.

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The NFL playoffs begin today and will continue for the next month. This is Wildcard weekend which pits the two non-division winners against the two division winners that didn't earn a first round bye. Here is that schedule:

Saturday, Jan. 9

AFC Wild Card Game 1: Kansas City Chiefs vs. Houston Texans, 1:35 Pacific (4:35 p.m ET)
TV: ESPN
AFC Wild Card Game 2: Pittsburgh Steelers vs. Cincinnati Bengals: 5:15 pm Pacific (8:15 p.m. ET)
TV: CBS

Sunday, Jan. 10

NFC Wild Card Game 1: Seattle Seahawks vs. Minnesota Vikings, 10:05 am Pacific (1:05 p.m. ET)
TV:  NBC
NFC Wild Card Game 2: Green Bay Packers vs. Washington: 1:40 pm Pacific (4:40 p.m. ET)
TV: FOX

Saturday, Jan. 16

AFC Divisional Round Game 1: New England Patriots vs. highest seed: 1:35pm Pacific (4:35 p.m. ET)
TV: CBS
NFC Divisional Round Game 1: Arizona Cardinals vs. highest seed: 5:15 Pacific (8:15 p.m. ET)
TV: NBC

Sunday, Jan. 17

NFC Divisional Round Game 2: Carolina Panthers vs. lowest seed: 10:05am Pacific (1:05 p.m. ET)
TV: FOX
AFC Divisional Round Game 2:
Denver Broncos vs. lowest seed: 1:40pm Pacific (4:40 p.m. ET)
TV: CBS

Sunday, Jan. 24

AFC Championship: AFC Divisional Round winners: 1:00pm Pacific (3:00 p.m.ET)
TV: CBS

NFC Championship: NFC Divisional Round winners: 3:40pm Pacific (6:40 p.m. ET)
TV: FOX

Sunday, Feb. 7

Super Bowl 50: AFC champion vs. NFC champion: 3:30pm Pacific (6:30 p.m. ET
TV: CBS