Sunday, January 17, 2016
The National Football League (NFL) playoffs are a single-elimination tournament held after the end of the regular season to determine the NFL champion. The NFL consists of two conferences the American Football Conference (AFC) and the National Football Conference (NFC). Six teams from each of the leagues conferences qualify for the play offs based on their regular season record. The tournament ends with the winner of the NFLs championship game, which is called the Super Bowl.