Bengals Playoff Schedule 2023 (Games, Opponents & Start Times for Cincinnati in Postseason)

Bengals Playoff Schedule 2023 (Games, Opponents & Start Times for Cincinnati in Postseason)


This article was updated after Cincinnati's Week 18 victory over the Baltimore Ravens.

The Cincinnati Bengals will return to the playoffs for the second straight year following the 2022 season. Cincy clinched a playoff spot in Week 16, and fans are eager to know when the team will play following their regular-season finale.

Here's everything you need to know about the Bengals' playoff schedule for the 2022-23 NFL postseason.

What Seed Are the Bengals?

The Bengals officially locked up the No. 3 seed in the AFC on Sunday. Cincinnati is set to play on Wild Card Weekend. With their victory over the Ravens on Sunday, the Bengals have guaranteed home-field advantage for their opening round matchup.

Who Will the Bengals Play in the Playoffs?

Playoff matchups are officially set after Week 18's afternoon slate. The AFC playoff picture features the 3-seed Bengals taking on the 6-seed Ravens during the Wild Card Round.

Bengals Playoff Dates and Times

The Bengals' first playoff matchup will be against the Baltimore Ravens, for the second straight week. This Ravens vs Bengals matchup will take place on Sunday, Jan. 15 at 8:15 p.m. ET.

Wild Card Round Dates & Times
- Saturday, Jan. 14 (two games)
- Sunday, Jan. 15 (three games, including Ravens vs Bengals at 8:15 p.m. ET on NBC)
- Monday Jan. 16 (one game, 8:15 p.m. ET on ABC/ESPN)

Divisional Round Dates & Times
- Saturday, Jan. 21 (two games, TBD)
- Sunday, Jan. 22 (two games, TBD)

Conference Championship Dates & Times
- Sunday, Jan. 29 (two games, TBD)

Super Bowl Date & Time
- Sunday, Feb. 12 (TBD)

Bengals Playoff Schedule 2023

Cincinnati will take on the Baltimore Ravens during Wild Card Weekend. This game will be played on Sunday, Jan. 15 at 8:15 p.m. ET. FanDuel Sportsbook's NFL odds project Cincinnati as 6.5-point favorites.

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