The Rams, No.6, travel to Green Bay next Saturday to face the No.1 Packers at Lambeau Field in the playoff division round. Lambeau Field kicks off at 1:35 p.m. PT on FOX.
The Rams are heading to Green Bay because they are the lowest seed remaining in the NFC range, since No.7 seed the Bears lost to the No.2 Saints on Sunday. The No.2 Saints will host the No.5 Buccaneers in the other game of the Division Round on Sunday, Jan.17 at 3:40 p.m. PT on FOX.
The Packers had a first-round pass, which, with the conference seed, was won by a 13-3 regular-season record, the NFL’s No.1 offense and total defense. n ° 9.
Including the playoffs, next weekend’s divisional playoff game will mark the 96th all-time meeting and the third playoff meeting between the two teams.
The Rams and Packers first met in the Western Conference Championship playoffs in 1967, a 28-7 Packers victory at Milwaukee County Stadium. They would also face each other in the divisional round after the 2001 season, a 45-17 Rams victory in St. Louis that sent them to the NFC Championship game against the Eagles.