The Wild Card round of the 2013 NFC playoffs begins this weekend The sixth-seeded Vikings take on the third-seeded Packers in a rematch of their Week 17 contest, and the Seattle Seahawks travel to face the Washington Redskins.
No. 6 Minnesota Vikings at No. 3 Green Bay Packers (8 p.m. ET, Saturday, NBC)
These two teams split their regular-season meetings, though Minnesota beat Green Bay in Week 17 to clinch a playoff berth. Vikings running back Adrian Peterson has more than 400 yards rushing against the Packers this season.
No. 5 Seattle Seahawks at No. 4 Washington Redskins (4:30 p.m. ET, Sunday, FOX)
The Seahawks finished the year second in the NFC West and come into the postseason riding a five-game winning streak, including a blowout win at home over the 49ers. The Redskins clinched the NFC East with a win over Dallas in Week 17 and they come into this matchup on a seven-game winning streak. Seattle and Washington did not meet during the regular season.
The winners of those games move onto the Divisional Round the following week, where the top-seeded Falcons and No. 2 49ers are waiting. A Packers victory would send them to San Francisco, while Atlanta would get the winner of Seattle-Washington. A Vikings victory would them to Atlanta, while San Francisco would get the winner of Seattle-Washington.