The NFC side of Wild Card Weekend will conclude in New Orleans, where the Chicago Bears will head down south to take on the New Orleans Saints.
These two teams met back in Week 8 this season at Soldier Field. The game wound up going to overtime, and the Saints emerged victorious by a final score of 26-23.
After this game, the Divisional Round of the NFC playoffs will be set.
If the Saints win:
- Tampa Bay Buccaneers at New Orleans Saints
- Los Angeles Rams at Green Bay Packers
If the Bears win:
- Los Angeles Rams at Tampa Bay Buccaneers
- Chicago Bears at Green Bay Packers
This game will be broadcast on CBS, with Jim Nantz and Tony Romo on the call starting at 3:40 PM Central time. This is also the game that will feature an alternate, kid-friendly broadcast on Nickelodeon, featuring former Minnesota Vikings receiver Nate Burleson and a bunch of people you’ve probably never heard of but your kids probably have.
Come on in and talk about this one with us, folks!