Steelers-Broncos Game Time Set

Posted Jan 1, 2012

The Steelers will begin their playoff run against the Denver Broncos on Sunday, January 8 at 4:30 p.m. at Sports Authority Field at Mile High.

The game will be televised on CBS.

The winner of the game would advance to the AFC Divisional Round against either the New England Patriots on Saturday, Jan. 14 at 8 p.m. or the Baltimore Ravens on Sunday, Jan. 15 at 1 p.m., depending on the outcome of Saturday’s Texans-Bengals game.

If the Steelers win their Wild Card Game, they would go to New England to face the Patriots if Houston defeats Cincinnati. If the Steelers win and the Bengals win, the Steelers would go to Baltimore for a third game against the Ravens this season.

NFL Wild Card Weekend 

Saturday, January 7

AFC:    4:30 PM (ET)

Cincinnati at Houston (NBC)



NFC:    8:00 PM (ET)

 Detroit at New Orleans (NBC)


Sunday, January 8

NFC:    1:00 PM (ET)

Atlanta at N.Y. Giants (FOX)



AFC:    4:30 PM (ET)

Pittsburgh at Denver (CBS)


NFL Divisional Playoffs 

Saturday, January 14

NFC:    4:30 PM (ET)

New Orleans/N.Y. Giants/Atlanta at San Francisco (FOX)



AFC:    8:00 PM (ET)

Denver/Pittsburgh/Cincinnati at New England (CBS)


Sunday, January 15

AFC:    1:00 PM (ET)

Houston/Denver/Pittsburgh at Baltimore (CBS)



NFC:    4:30 PM (ET)

N.Y. Giants/Atlanta/Detroit at Green Bay (FOX)

In the Divisional Playoffs, the division champion with the best record in each conference will host the lowest seeded Wild Card survivor.  Once teams are seeded for the playoffs, positions do not change.