NBC is adding a NFL Divisional Playoff Game this season
For the first time since acquiring theSundayNight Footballpackage in 2006, NBC will televise an NFL Divisional Playoff game this upcoming season and each season thereafter through 2022, per NBC Sports Groups nine-year extension with the NFL which begins this season.
NBC will broadcast three 2014 postseason games Super Bowl XLIX from Arizona onSunday, February 1, 2015, a Divisional Playoff game on the weekend ofJanuary 10-11, and a Wild Card Playoff game on theJanuary 3-4weekend.
NBCsSundayNight Footballaveraged 21.7 million viewers in 2013 putting it on pace to rank as the No. 1 show for theentireprimetime television season(September-May, based on Nielsen live plus same day data) for the third consecutive year.