If Chicago beats Green Bay in the first round they will play Chicago. If, St. Louis wins (which won't happen) and Green Bay wins the Eagles will play St. Louis. If the Saints win and Green Bay wins the Eagles will play the Saint. So, the Eagles can't play Green Bay. (except NFC Championship Game) So, Eagles can play Chicago, St. Louis, or the Saints.
a bracket is set up by looking at every teams record and seeding them. there r 2 conferences the AFC and NFC.6 teams in each conference go to the playoffs. the division winners automatically make it to the playoffs. then they look at the records of the teams that didn't win their division and select the best 2 teams out of those to play the 3 and 4 seed in the first round which is called the wildcard round.the 1 and 2 seeds get to skip that round.if a team loses in the playoffs once,they're out.the second round is called the divisional round.the 1 seed would play the winner of the 4 seed and wildcard team game since that team earned it.however, if the winner of the wildcard game between the 4 seed and wildcard team is in the same division as the 1 seed they will play the 2 seed instead, forcing the 1 seed to play the winner of game between the 3 seed and wildcard team.the 3rd round is called the AFC/NFC championship. the winners of the conference championships will play each other in the superbowl,and thus we will have our winner. the playoffs are designed to see whos the best of the best.
The matchups in the NBA playoffs are based on the records in the regular season. The number one seed in each conference will play the eighth. 2 will play 7, 3 plays 6, and 4 plays 5.
NFL Follow Your Team Giants - 2007 Playoffs Week 2 Eagles at Giants Game Highlights was released on: USA: January 2009
At 13-3, they were the 2 seed and got a first round bye. They beat the New England Patriots in the Divisional Round, but lost to the Steelers in the AFC Championship Game
The Eagles play the 49ers Sunday. the Eagles season is now over. They will play again in September 2012.
Between 2000 and 2008, the Patriots are 4-2 against the Pittsburgh Steelers in regular season play. In the playoffs, the Patriots are 2-0 againt the Steelers between 2000 and 2008. Patriots - Steelers game log, 2000-2008: 2000 Regular Season Did Not Play Playoffs Did Not Play 2001 Regular Season Did Not Play Playoffs AFC Conference Championship Game New England 24 Pittsburgh 17 2002 Regular Season New England 30 Pittsburgh 14 Playoffs Did Not Play 2003 Regular Season Did Not Play Playoffs Did Not Play 2004 Regular Season New England 20 Pittsburgh 34 Playoffs: AFC Conference Championship Game New England 41 Pittsburgh 27 2005 Regular Season New England 23 Pittsburgh 20 Playoffs Did Not Play 2006 Regular Season Did Not Play Playoffs Did Not Play 2007 Regular Season New England 34 Pittsburgh 13 Playoffs Did Not Play 2008 Regular Season New England 10 Pittsburgh 33 Playoffs Did Not Play
In order to reach the Super Bowl a team must get into the playoffs. In order to get into the playoffs, a team must either win their division or finish with one of the top two records after the division leaders are determined. The 1 and 2 seeds of each conference, the NFC and AFC each get 1st round buys while the 3 seed plays the 6 seed and the 4 seed plays the 5 seed. The team must win until they are the only team left in their conference. The two conference leaders then play each other in the last game of the year, The Super Bowl. The winner are then the champions of the league.
Yes, the Patriots made the playoffs. They won the AFC East with a record of 12-4, and are the #2 AFC Seed. The do not play on wildcard weekend (1/4 & 1/5) but will play in the divisional round on Saturday 1/11/14.