Cowboys Playoff Schedule 2023 (Games, Opponents & Start Times for Dallas in Postseason)

Cowboys Playoff Schedule 2023 (Games, Opponents & Start Times for Dallas in Postseason)


The Dallas Cowboys will return to the playoffs for the second year in a row following the 2022 season. Head coach Mike McCarthy's team clinched a playoff spot in Week 15, 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 Cowboys' playoff schedule for the 2022-23 NFL postseason.

What Seed Are the Cowboys?

The Cowboys will be the No. 5 seed in the NFC playoffs. They were locked into that spot after the Philadelphia Eagles defeated the New York Giants in Week 18.

Who Will the Cowboys Play in the Playoffs?

Since Dallas is the 5-seed, it will head on the road to begin the playoffs. The Cowboys will face the 4-seed, which is the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Tampa Bay has earned home-field advantage for this contest after winning its division.

Cowboys Playoff Dates and Times

The Cowboys' first playoff matchup is now set. Dallas will face Tampa Bay at 8:15 p.m. ET on Monday, Jan. 16. Check out the full list of postseason dates below.

Wild Card Round Dates & Times
- Saturday, Jan. 14 (two games, TBD)
- Sunday, Jan. 15 (three games, TBD)
- Monday Jan. 16 (one game, Cowboys vs. Buccaneers at 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)

Cowboys Playoff Schedule 2023

Dallas will play the Tampa Bay Buccaners in the 4 vs. 5 matchup on Wild Card Weekend. That contest is being hosted at Raymond James Stadium on Monday, Jan. 16 at 8:15 p.m. ET. FanDuel Sportsbook's NFL odds project Dallas as a 3-point favorite ahead of this contest.

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