Bengals AFC Championship Schedule: Cincinnati Next Game Time, Date, TV Channel for 2022 NFL Playoffs

Adam Taylor McKillop
Bengals Conference Championship schedule: Cincinnati next game time, date, TV channel for 2022 NFL Playoffs.
Bengals Conference Championship schedule: Cincinnati next game time, date, TV channel for 2022 NFL Playoffs. / Dylan Buell/GettyImages
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The Cincinnati Bengals opened the NFL Playoffs with a hard-fought victory over the LasVegas Raiders. Now, Cincinnati prepares to upset the No. 1 Tennessee Titans in the AFC Divisional Round.

Of course, fans are already looking ahead and wondering who Cincinnati will face past the Divisional Round.

Bengals AFC Championship

Here's everything you need to know about the Bengals' schedule for the Conference Championship Round of the playoffs.

Bengals Conference Championship

Cincinnati advanced to the Divisional Round after a 26-19 victory over the Las Vegas Raiders.

As the No. 4 seed the Bengals will play the No. 1 seed Tennessee Titans in the Divisional Round. If the Bengals are able to defeat Tennessee, they will play the winner of the Buffalo Bills vs Kansas City Chiefs in the AFC Championship.

Bengals AFC Championship Date

If the Bengals are able to get past the Titans in the Divisional Round, this sets up an AFC Conference Championship meeting between them and the winner of the Bills-Chiefs matchup. The AFC Conference Championship will be held on Sunday, Jan. 30.

Bengals AFC Championship Time

The Bengals must first get past the No. 1 Titans in the Divisional Round. If they do advance, the NFL has the AFC Championship scheduled for 3 p.m. EST on Sunday, Jan. 30.

Bengals AFC Championship TV Schedule

If the Bengals defeat the Titans in the Divisional Round, they will play the winner of the Bills-Chiefs at 3 p.m. EST on Sunday, Jan. 30. This game will air on CBS.

Bengals AFC Championship History

The Bengals have played in two previous AFC Championships. Cincinnati is 2-0 in those previous meetings, moving onto the Super Bowl in each year. The Bengals first appeared in the AFC Championship in 1982 (for the 1981 NFL season), and defeated the San Diego Chargers, 27-7. Cincinnati's last AFC Championship appearance came in 1989 (for the 1988 NFL season), where they defeated the Buffalo Bills 21-10.

Bengals AFC Conference Championship 2022

The Bengals beat the Raiders and will play in the Divisional Round of the playoffs. Cincinnati owns the No. 4 seed in the AFC, so they will face the No. 1 seed Titans. If they advance, the Bengals square off against the winner of the Bills-Chiefs in the AFC Championship.

Who Will the Bengals Play Next? 

The Bengals' next game is in the Divisional Round of the playoffs. Cincinnati enters this clash with the Titans as 3.5-point road underdogs on FanDuel Sportsbook.


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