The National Football League playoffs begin Saturday, Jan. 5 with Wild-Card weekend, and seven former UCF Knights stand among the top players vying for a spot in the Super Bowl, including six whose teams won division titles.
Here’s a rundown of the players who’ll be representing Central Florida in this year’s playoffs, as well as the complete NFL playoffs schedule.
New England Patriots
San Francisco 49ers
Matt Prater #5
Jah Reid #76
Josh Robinson #21
Asante Samuel #22
Josh Sitton #71
Green Bay Packers
Jan. 5 – 4:30 p.m. – Cincinnati Bengals at Houston Texans
Jan. 5 – 8 p.m. – Minnesota Vikings (Josh Robinson) at Green Bay Packers (Josh Sitton)
Jan. 6 – 1 p.m. – Indianapolis Colts at Baltimore Ravens (Jah Reid)
Jan. 6 – 4:30 p.m. – Seattle Seahawks at Washington Redskins
Jan. 12 – 4:30 p.m. – TBA at Denver Broncos (Matt Prater)
Jan. 12 – 8 p.m. – TBA at Atlanta Falcons (Asante Samuel)
Jan. 13 – 1 p.m. – TBA at San Francisco 49ers (Bruce Miller)
Jan. 13 – 4:30 p.m. – TBA at New England Patriots (Kamar Aiken)
Jan. 20 – Conference Championships
Feb. 3 – Super Bowl XLVII
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