Time will tell if playing so late in the week proves to be a disadvantage in the next round, but the new playoff schedule provides an extra day of football. Monday's game will pit two teams who are quite familiar with each other after splitting their two regular-season matchups.
So if you're wondering "What NFL games are on today?" know this: There is one scheduled for today, Monday, Jan. 17.
Note: Games are ordered by start time. All times are ET.
NFL Games on TV Today
Matthew Stafford is still looking for his first playoff win in his fourth career postseason appearance, but leaving Detroit can't hurt his chances. However, after leading the league in several categories for much of the season, he's thrown eight picks and fumbled three times in his last four games. These are two of the most volatile teams in the league, making this game one that could go in any direction.