Tampa Bay Buccaneers (11-5, 6-2 Away) vs. New Orleans Saints (12-4, 6-2 Home)
The New Orleans Saints (13-4) will have more NFC South matchup in the 2020 season, when they host the Tampa Bay Buccaneers (12-5) in an NFC divisional playoff game. Kickoff at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome is scheduled for 5:40 p.m. CST on Sunday, January 17. The Winner will advance to the NFC Championship to play the winner of the Green Bay Packers and Los Angeles Rams. That game will be played on Saturday.
The game will mark the first time that the Saints and Buccaneers meet in the postseason, but the Saints swept the 2020 regular season series and winning the last five meetings between the clubs.
The Saints play the Buccaneers in the divisional round after defeating the Chicago Bears 21-9 on Sunday. New Orleans never trailed in the contest and the score appeared closer as Chicago scored a touchdown as time expired with the game out of hand.
Date: Sunday, Jan. 17, 2021
Time: 5:40 PM CST
Venue: Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans, LA
Coverage: FOX; Announcers - Joe Buck, Troy Aikman, Tom Rinaldi, and Erin Andrews