It's Week 17, which means all 32 NFL teams are in action as 16 games wrap up the regular season on Sunday, Dec. 29. Two playoff spots are still up for grabs and there's still plenty of seeding to be determined in both the AFC and NFC. In other words, quite a few of these games are worth watching, including a must-see matchup to wrap up the slate on Sunday night.
So if you're wondering "What NFL games are on today?" know this: There are 16 scheduled for today, Sunday, Dec. 29.
Note: Games are ordered by start time. All times are ET.
NFL Games on TV Today
Cleveland at Cincinnati, 1 p.m. on FOX
The Bengals have already wrapped up the No. 1 pick in next year’s draft while the Browns are hoping to end an otherwise disappointing season on a positive note.
Miami at New England, 1 p.m. on CBS
The Patriots can secure a first-round bye with a win so don’t expect Belichick and Brady to take it easy on former colleague Brian Flores’ Dolphins. Miami could make quite the statement with an upset in Foxboro.
Chicago at Minnesota, 1 p.m. on FOX
Bears are hoping to finish at .500 while the Vikings are regrouping and hoping to get healthy for Wild Card Weekend.
Los Angeles Chargers at Kansas City, 1 p.m. on CBS
Chiefs have a shot at a first-round bye but need help from Dolphins. A road win would give the Chargers some momentum for 2020.
New York Jets at Buffalo, 1 p.m. on CBS
Bills are in the playoffs but the Jets would love to send them on to Wild Card Weekend with a loss.
Green Bay at Detroit, 1 p.m. on FOX
Packers can snag a first-round bye with a win and home-field advantage with a loss by the 49ers. Lions trying to avoid finishing the season with nine straight losses.
New Orleans at Carolina, 1 p.m. on FOX
Saints still in the running for a first-round bye and home-field advantage but need a win over the Panthers and some help.
Atlanta at Tampa Bay, 1 p.m. on FOX
Winner of this game claims second in the NFC South. Loser gets a higher draft pick.
Philadelphia at New York Giants, 4:25 p.m. on FOX
Banged-up Eagles take the NFC East with a win. Giants looking to finish season with three-game winning streak.
Tennessee at Houston, 4:25 p.m. on CBS
Titans punch their playoff ticket with a win over a Texans team that doesn’t have much to play for, other than ruining the playoff hopes of a division rival.
Washington at Dallas, 4:25 p.m. on FOX
Cowboys need a win and help from the Giants to steal the NFC East from the Eagles. Redskins won’t have Dwayne Hasksins but nothing has come easy for Dallas this season.
Pittsburgh at Baltimore, 4:25 p.m. on CBS
The Steelers won’t have to worry about facing Lamar Jackson, Mark Ingram, and several other starters, but that doesn’t mean the Ravens will simply roll over at home against a division rival whose playoff hopes hinge on this game.
Indianapolis at Jacksonville, 4:25 p.m. on CBS
Depending on who you ask, Doug Marrone is coaching his last game for the Jaguars on Sunday. Would a win over a Colts team angling for a .500 finish change his fate?
Oakland at Denver, 4:25 p.m. on CBS
The Raiders are mathematically alive for the second wild-card spot but it would take a series of events to get them into the playoffs. Broncos are 3-1 since rookie Drew Lock took over at quarterback and could sneak into second place in the AFC West with a victory at home.
Arizona at Los Angeles Rams, 4:25 p.m. on FOX
Cardinals have won two in a row but Kyler Murray will be a game-time decision after injuring his hamstring last week. Rams will likely undergo changes after a disappointing follow-up to their Super Bowl appearance but can still finish with a winning record.
San Francisco at Seattle, 8:20 p.m. on NBC (Sunday Night Football)
NFC West title and playoff seeding will be on the line for the regular-season finale. Seahawks are hurting on both sides of the ball so much that they have brought back Marshawn Lynch (and Robert Turbin). The 49ers have a chance to relegate Seattle to Wild Card Weekend and exact a little payback for the Week 10 overtime loss at home.