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The top two seeds in each conference (NFC and AFC) have a first-round bye in the playoffs, so of the twelve teams that enter the postseason, four have first-round byes.

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Is there a second round bye in the nfl playoffs?

There is no bye in the Divisional (2nd round) playoff games. The first and second seeded teams in each conference each get a bye week in the Wildcard (1st) round of the playoffs.


Can a wild card team get a first round bye in the NFL playoffs?

Can't, impossible. Only the top two teams in the Conference with the best record can get a first round bye. This means that only teams who win their divisions can achieve this bye.


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How many nfl teams get a bye in the playoffs?

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In the NFL if two teams in the same division have the best records in their conference would they both get a first round bye in the playoffs?

No, there are usually tie breakers.


How many NFL teams make the playoffs?

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How does a nfl team get a first round bye in playoffs?

A team gets the first round bye in the playoffs if it has one of the top two records in its conference.


What is the Second Seed mean in the NFL Playoffs?

It means that you get a first round bye


What NFL teams have a bye this week?

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Can a wild card team get a bye?

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