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2018 NFL playoffs: Wild-card weekend game times, TV channels, odds, more

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Titans vs. Chiefs; Rams vs. Falcons

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The 2018 NFL playoffs kick off Saturday with a pair of wild-card games. In the AFC, the Kansas City Chiefs host the Tenneseee Titans (4:35 p.m. ET, ESPN/ABC). In the NFC, the Los Angeles Rams host the defending NFC champion Atlanta Falcons (8:15 p.m., NBC).

Wild-card weekend continues Sunday with the Buffalo Bills at the Jacksonville Jaguars (CBS, 1:05 p.m.) and the Carolina Panthers traveling to face the division-rival New Orleans Saints (FOX, 4:40 p.m.).

Let’s look closer at Saturday’s games.

Titans (9-7) at Chiefs (10-6)

The Titans are in the playoffs for the first time since 2008. The Chiefs have won back-to-back AFC West titles. Kansas City is a 9-point favorite.

Broadcast info — TV: ESPN/ABC (4:35 PM ET): Sean McDonough, Jon Gruden, Lisa Salters (Field reporter), Adam Schefter (Field reporter) WESTWOOD ONE: Dan Miller, Trent Green, Hub Arkush | SIRIUS: 88 (WW1), 83 (Ten), 82 (KC) | XM: 88 (WW1), 83 (Ten), 82 (KC)

Falcons (10-6) at Rams (11-5)

The upstart Rams, who won the NFC West for the first time since 2003, are 6-point favorites over the defending NFC champs.

Broadcast info — TV: NBC (8:15 PM ET): Al Michaels, Cris Collinsworth, Michele Tafoya (Field reporter) WESTWOOD ONE: Kevin Harlan, Kurt Warner, Scott Kaplan | SIRIUS: 88 (WW1), 83 (Atl), 82 (LAR) | XM: 88 (WW1), 83 (Atl), 82 (LAR)


Use this as your discussion thread for both games today.