The Wild Card round for the 2011 NFL season has been set. It is as follows:
Saturday, January 7: Cincinnati (9-7) at Houston (10-6), 4:30 p.m. (NBC) Detroit (10-6) at New Orleans (13-3), 8 p.m. (NBC)
Sunday, January 8: Atlanta (10-6) at NY Giants (9-7), 1 p.m. (FOX) Pittsburgh (12-4) at Denver (8-8), 4:30 p.m. (CBS)
Both the New England Patriots and Baltimore Ravens have a first round bye and their opponents will be determined from the two wild card games. If Houston wins, the Texans will automatically travel to Baltimore regardless of the Pit/Den outcome. If Cincinnati wins, the winner of Pit/Den will travel to Baltimore.
The times for the AFC Divisional games is as follows:
Saturday, January 14: Broncos, Steelers or Bengals (lowest remaining seed) at No. 1 New England Patriots, 8:00 p.m., CBS
Sunday, January 15: Texans, Broncos or Steelers (highest remaining seed) at No. 2 Baltimore Ravens, 1:00 p.m., CBS