The NFL division playoffs find many football fans in our region still reeling from the Redskins' opening-round loss, wondering about the future of their franchise quarterback and looking for a new team to follow through Super Bowl Sunday.
Meanwhile, up Interstate 95, Baltimoreans are playing tug-o’-war with the Ravens. Patch’s Bryan Sears reports that leaders from Charm City and Baltimore County are debating who can truly claim the purple and black as their own. The Ravens face a longtime nemesis now with a new team as Peyton Manning leads the Denver Broncos against Baltimore on Saturday.
NFL Division Playoff Schedule
- Baltimore Ravens at Denver Broncos; 4:30 p.m. Saturday on CBS.
- Green Bay Packers at San Francisco 49ers; 8 p.m. Saturday on FOX.
- Seattle Seahawks at Atlanta Falcons; 1 p.m. Sunday on FOX.
- Houston Texans at New England Patriots; 4:30 p.m. Sunday on CBS.
Read more—and chime in—about the NFL playoffs on Patch:
- SPEAK OUT: Who Will You Root For in the NFL Playoffs?
- SPEAK OUT: Should Shanahan Have Pulled RGIII?
- Your Photos: Ray Lewis' Last Home 'Ride'
- The Baltimore (County) Ravens
Who will earn a place in next week's conference championship games? Tell us know in the comments.