The Broncos will host the Pittsburgh Steelers as part of the NFL’s Wild Card Weekend at 2:30 p.m. MST Sunday, Jan. 8, at Sports Authority Field at Mile High, the league announced on Sunday. The game will be televised nationally on CBS.
With San Diego’s 38-26 victory over Oakland on Sunday, the Broncos clinched the AFC West title for the 2011 season. Denver ended the season in a three-way tie atop the division with Oakland and San Diego at 8-8, but Denver earns the playoff berth via the tiebreaker against common opponents.
Tickets for Sunday’s Wild Card Matchup will be available at all Ticketmaster locations, by calling 1-800-745-3000 or by visiting www.ticketmaster.com. Tickets will not be available at the Broncos Ticket Office until Tuesday, Jan. 3, if there is any inventory remaining. Tickets will be available only to those with a billing address in the Rocky Mountain region, including Colorado, New Mexico, Utah, Wyoming, Nebraska, Montana, South Dakota and Western Kansas.
Ticket prices range from $45-$130 for reserved seats and $175-$375 for club seats. There is a limit of eight tickets per household.
Below is the NFL playoff schedule:
NFL WILD CARD ROUND
Saturday, January 7
AFC: 3:30 PM (CT) Cincinnati at Houston (NBC)
NFC: 7:00 PM (CT) Detroit at New Orleans (NBC)
Sunday, January 8
NFC: 12:00 PM (CT) Atlanta at Dallas/N.Y. Giants (FOX)
AFC: 2:30 PM (MT) Pittsburgh at Denver (CBS)
NFL DIVISIONAL ROUND
Saturday, January 14
NFC: 1:30 PM (PT) New Orleans/Dallas-N.Y. Giants/Atlanta at San Francisco (FOX)
AFC: 8:00 PM (ET) Denver/Pittsburgh/Cincinnati at New England (CBS)
Sunday, January 15
AFC: 1:00 PM (ET) Houston/Denver/Pittsburgh at Baltimore (CBS)
NFC: 3:30 PM (CT) Dallas-N.Y. Giants/Atlanta/Detroit at Green Bay (FOX)
The AFC (CBS, 3:00 PM ET) and NFC (FOX, 6:30 PM ET) Championship Games will be played on Sunday, January 22.
The 2012 Pro Bowl (NBC, 7:00 PM ET) will be played on Sunday, Jan. 29 at Aloha Stadium in Honolulu, Hawaii, one week before Super Bowl XLVI takes place at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis on Sunday, Feb. 5 (NBC, 6:30 PM ET).