Originally Posted by section314
It's the little things that count. Falcons, the #1 seed in NFC, play sunday. The Broncos, #1 AFC seed, play saturday, while the Patriots,#2, get extra day. Why? With Niners/Packers on Fox at 8;30 Saturday, no reason Pats/Texans couldn't have been Saturday at 4:30. If I'm the Broncos, I'm furious. Kraft gets whatever he wants.
I don't like the Patriots, but this is absolutely ridiculous.
Let's say the Broncos win and the Patriots win.
Patriots have to fly to Denver while Denver gets an extra day of rest.