Denver Broncos | News

AFC Divisional Playoff schedule announced


The Broncos will open the 2016 AFC playoffs against the lowest-seeded remaining AFC team in the-divisional round game on Sunday, Jan. 17 at 2:40 p.m. MST.

The game will be broadcast nationally by CBS.

Denver captured the AFC's top seed and home field advantage in the AFC Playoffs on Sunday after New England's loss to Miami and the Broncos defeating the Chargers 27-20.

The Broncos could face the No. 4 seed Texans, No. 5 seed Chiefs or No. 6 seed Steelers.

Broncos playoff tickets go on sale at 12 p.m. MST on Monday, Jan. 4 and are available at Only customers with a billing zip code in the Rocky Mountain region can purchase tickets through Ticketmaster.

This is the third consecutive year in which the Broncos will play the final game of the divisional round, and will also represent a club-record fifth consecutive trip to the second round of the playoffs.

Another game, another thrilling finish for the Broncos -- but this time, the Broncos clinched an AFC West title and the top seed in the AFC for the postseason.

This article has been reproduced in a new format and may be missing content or contain faulty links. Please use the Contact Us link in our site footer to report an issue.