Saints Playoffs Schedule 2022: List of Games, Opponents, TV Channel & Kickoff Times for New Orleans in Postseason
The New Orleans Saints have a chance to clinch a playoff berth in Week 18. New Orleans will need some help from other teams around the league, but fans are eager to know when the team would play in the postseason if things go their way this weekend.
Saints Playoffs Schedule
Here's everything you need to know about the Saints' potential playoff schedule for the 2021-22 NFL postseason.
Are the Saints Still in the Playoffs?
The Saints have not clinched a playoff spot as of writing (Jan. 7).
What Seed Are the Saints?
The Saints are currently the No. 8 seed in the NFC, which would place them outside of the current playoff picture. Only the top seven teams will make the postseason, but New Orleans still has a chance to leapfrog the San Francisco 49ers for a playoff spot.
Saints Playoffs 2022
Due to their record, the Saints can only make the playoffs as the No. 7 seed. That'd mean they would be guaranteed to play on Wild Card Weekend with the five other teams from the conference that did not earn a bye. The No. 1 seed in each conference will not play until the second round.
Saints Playoff Dates
The Saints could earn the last playoff spot in the NFC with a win in Week 18 and a loss by the 49ers. New Orleans would then open the first round of the playoffs on the road against the yet-to-be-determined No. 2 seed.
Wild Card Weekend will feature two games on Saturday, Jan. 15, three games on Sunday, Jan. 16, and one game on Monday, Jan. 17. New Orleans would be assigned one of these three dates if its clinches a playoff spot.
The second round, aka the Divisional Round, will take place from Jan. 22-Jan. 23. That is followed by the conference championship round on Jan. 30. The Super Bowl is scheduled for Feb. 13.
New Orleans Saints Next Game
New Orleans' next game is a Week 18 matchup against the Atlanta Falcons on Sunday, Jan. 9.
Saints Playoff History
The Saints have made the NFL Playoffs 14 times. Their only Super Bowl appearance and victory was Super Bowl XLIV.
Saints Postseason Schedule
This space will be updated if/when the Saints' initial playoff schedule is set following Week 18.
Saints Playoffs Odds
The Saints own +13000 odds to win Super Bowl LVI, according to FanDuel Sportsbook.
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