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    Jax @ Pitt - Sat night
    Tenn/Clev @ SD - Sunday 4:30pm

    All signs point to a Saturday night game for the Pats!
     
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    I was hoping Pitt/Jax would be Sunday as we're probably playing the winner of that game. Oh well :)
     
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    NFC:

    Redskins at Seattle - 5pm Sat
    Giants at TB - 1pm Sun

    Looks like NE & GB will get the Saturday games. Indy, Dallas the Sunday games.
     
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    How does the Wild Card schedule tell you anything about the Divisional Round schedule?
     
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    Hmmm.
    D'ya s'pose the league figures that too?
     
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    Good question. I'm guessing that the league may try to avoid having a team play 6 days later but is there actually a policy or track record supporting this?

    I thought it was all driven by TV ratings and network preferences.
     
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    Don't handicap any team with a short week.
    Saturday vs Saturday ... Sun vs Sun.
     
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    Well that doesn't happen if the Chargers are upset by the Titans or Browns which is why BF said "probably"
     
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    I think Tenn will beat Indy and will also beat San Diego.. Which would set up a Tenn vs Pats match up..
     
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    If we play Saturday night it would be AWESOME to have Tennessee/Cle have to go to SD for a Sunday game, fly back late then head out to NE for a Saturday game. I'll be rooting big time for Tennessee/Cle next week.
     
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    we play either jax or pitt.
    no the other way.
     
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    We play the lowest advancing seeded team.

    If Tennessee or Cleveland beats SD then that's the team we play.
     
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    Which is why i pointed out that the league
    probably
    figures the probabilities
    when it makes up playoff scheds.
     
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    so we wont know for sure which day we're playing till after the wild card games are played??
     
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    Right.

    We play Cle/Tennessee if that team beats SD. If SD wins then we play the winner of Pitt/Jax.
     
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    i got that part, just wondering if its been determined yet which day we'll be playing.


    but according to this thread- http://www.patsfans.com/new-england-patriots/messageboard/showthread.php?t=72312
    we are set to play that saturday night. wonderin if its official or subject to change. gotta fly out that weekend so its kind of important 4 me.
     
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    Or Cleveland or Tennessee.
     
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