January 8, 2018 - by
Academy Sports+Outdoors Noles In The NFL: Wild Card Playoffs

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – The NFL playoffs are here, and Florida State is well represented on the road to Super Bowl LII. There are 16 Seminoles on playoff rosters – tied with LSU for the most of any school in the country. And with at least one former FSU standout on seven of the eight remaining teams, there’s guaranteed to be a Florida State flavor at the Super Bowl.

Here’s a look at the results from Wild Card weekend:

Tennessee 22, Kansas City 21
Chiefs: LB Terrance Smith made four tackles. OL Cameron Erving did not play.

Atlanta 26, Los Aneles Rams 13
Falcons: RB Devonta Freeman started, carried 18 times for 66 yards and a touchdown, and added caught three passes for 18 yards.
Rams: FS Lamarcus Joyner started and made a team-high 11 tackles.

Jacksonville 10, Buffalo 3
Jaguars: CB Jalen Ramsey started, made two tackles and caught the game-winning interception late in the fourth quarter. LB Telvin Smith started, made a team-high 11 tackles and forced a fumble. WR Rashad Greene (Achilles) is on injured reserve.
Bills: TE Nick O’Leary started and caught two passes for 22 yards. WR Kelvin Benjamin caught one pass for nine yards.

New Orleans 31, Carolina 26
Saints: CB P.J. Williams made one tackle.
Panthers: PK Graham Gano was 4 for 5 on field goals (makes from 27, 39, 58 and 29 yards; miss from 25) and 2 for 2 on extra points.

Academy Sports+Outdoors Noles In The NFL: Wild Card Playoffs

Divisional Round: Tennessee at New England; Jacksonville (Ramsey, Smith, Greene) at Pittsburgh (Vince Williams); Atlanta (Freeman) at Philadelphia (Nigel Bradham, Ronald Darby, Timmy Jernigan, Patrick Robinson); New Orleans (P.J. Williams) at Minnesota (Xavier Rhodes, Dalvin Cook)

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