BATON ROUGE, LA (NBC33) — The New Orleans Saints will kick off the postseason with a rematch against the Detroit Lions Saturday. The two teams met on December 4th with the Saints pulling out the victory 31-17.
The Saints are the number two seed in the NFC. They will travel to San Francisco for the Divisional round of the playoffs if they defeat Detroit. This is the third straight year the Saints made it to the postseason.
Saturday’s game will start at 7 p.m. on NBC33.
Elsewhere in the NFC the New York Giants will host the Atlanta Falcons Sunday at noon. San Fransico and Green Bay have byes.