Week 19 Football Wrap-up

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Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch, top, scores past New Orleans Saints cornerback Corey White (24) for a 15-yard touchdown during the second quarter of an NFC divisional playoff NFL football game in Seattle, Saturday, Jan. 11, 2014. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)
Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Percy Harvin lies on the ground after being injured during the second quarter of an NFC divisional playoff NFL football game against the New Orleans Saints in Seattle, Saturday, Jan. 11, 2014. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)
New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees, left, fumbles the ball as he is sacked by Seattle Seahawks defensive end Cliff Avril, hidden, and defensive end Michael Bennett (72) during the third quarter of an NFC divisional playoff NFL football game in Seattle, Saturday, Jan. 11, 2014. The Saints recovered the fumble. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)
Seattle Seahawks free safety Earl Thomas (29) and cornerback Byron Maxwell (41) jump for a pass that was caught by New Orleans Saints wide receiver Robert Meachem (17) during the fourth quarter of an NFC divisional playoff NFL football game in Seattle, Saturday, Jan. 11, 2014. The Seahawks won 23-15. (AP Photo/John Froschauer)
New Orleans Saints running back Khiry Robinson (29) celebrates after running for a 1-yard touchdown during the fourth quarter of an NFC divisional playoff NFL football game against the Seattle Seahawks in Seattle, Saturday, Jan. 11, 2014. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)
Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Doug Baldwin, right, catches a pass against New Orleans Saints cornerback Corey White during the fourth quarter of an NFC divisional playoff NFL football game in Seattle, Saturday, Jan. 11, 2014. The Seahawks won 23-15. (AP Photo/John Froschauer)
New England Patriots running back LeGarrette Blount celebrates his touchdown during the first half of an AFC divisional NFL playoff football game against the Indianapolis Colts in Foxborough, Mass., Saturday, Jan. 11, 2014. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)
Indianapolis Colts quarterback Andrew Luck looks for an opening to pass during the first half of an AFC divisional NFL playoff football game against the New England Patriots in Foxborough, Mass., Saturday, Jan. 11, 2014. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)
New England Patriots running back LeGarrette Blount (29) carries the ball around Indianapolis Colts linebacker Andy Studebaker (58) during the first half of an AFC divisional NFL playoff football game in Foxborough, Mass., Saturday, Jan. 11, 2014. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)
Indianapolis Colts wide receiver Griff Whalen (17) is stopped by New England Patriots cornerback Kyle Arrington (25) and Patriots safety Steve Gregory, below, during the first half of an AFC divisional NFL playoff football game in Foxborough, Mass., Saturday, Jan. 11, 2014. (AP Photo/Stephan Savoia)
New England Patriots running back LeGarrette Blount (29) breaks free from Indianapolis Colts safety LaRon Landry (30) and heads downfield for a touchdown during the second half of an AFC divisional NFL playoff football game in Foxborough, Mass., Saturday, Jan. 11, 2014. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)
New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady passes the ball during the second half of an AFC divisional NFL playoff football game against the Indianapolis Colts in Foxborough, Mass., Saturday, Jan. 11, 2014. (AP Photo/Stephan Savoia)
San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick (7) moves out of the pocket against the Carolina Panthers during the first half of a divisional playoff NFL football game, Sunday, Jan. 12, 2014, in Charlotte, N.C. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)
San Francisco 49ers wide receiver Anquan Boldin (81) vies for a passed ball as Carolina Panthers strong safety Quintin Mikell (27) defends during the first half of a divisional playoff NFL football game, Sunday, Jan. 12, 2014, in Charlotte, N.C. (AP Photo/Gerry Broome)
San Francisco 49ers wide receiver Anquan Boldin (81) makes a catch against Carolina Panthers cornerback Drayton Florence (29) during the second half of a divisional playoff NFL football game, Sunday, Jan. 12, 2014, in Charlotte, N.C. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)
San Diego Chargers quarterback Philip Rivers warms up before playing against the Denver Broncos in an NFL AFC division playoff football game, Sunday, Jan. 12, 2014, in Denver. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)
San Francisco 49ers wide receiver Anquan Boldin (81) makes a catch against Carolina Panthers middle linebacker Luke Kuechly (59) during the second half of a divisional playoff NFL football game, Sunday, Jan. 12, 2014, in Charlotte, N.C. (AP Photo/Gerry Broome)
Denver Broncos wide receiver Demaryius Thomas (88) celebrates with Denver Broncos running back C.J. Anderson after scoring on a two-yard touchdown pass against the San Diego Chargers in the first quarter of an NFL AFC division playoff football game, Sunday, Jan. 12, 2014, in Denver. (AP Photo/Jack Dempsey)
San Diego Chargers quarterback Philip Rivers (17) is sacked by Denver Broncos defensive end Jeremy Mincey (57) in the first quarter of an NFL AFC division playoff football game, Sunday, Jan. 12, 2014, in Denver. (AP Photo/Jack Dempsey)
Denver Broncos wide receiver Demaryius Thomas (88) is wrapped up by the San Diego Chargers defense in the third quarter of an NFL AFC division playoff football game, Sunday, Jan. 12, 2014, in Denver. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)
Denver Broncos running back Knowshon Moreno (27) is tackled by San Diego Chargers free safety Eric Weddle (32)and outside linebacker Jarret Johnson (96) in the second quarter of an NFL AFC division playoff football game, Sunday, Jan. 12, 2014, in Denver. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)
Denver Broncos wide receiver Eric Decker (87) leaps for an onside kick by thte San Diego Chargers in the fourth quarter of an NFL AFC division playoff football game, Sunday, Jan. 12, 2014, in Denver. San Diego recovered the kick on the play. (AP Photo/Jack Dempsey)
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Week 19 in the NFL playoffs proved to be an exciting one this past weekend. With the intense match-ups, it's no surprise the final scores were close.

Though it was tougher than they expected, the Seahawks prevailed and beat the Saints 23-15 on Saturday. Afterwards, Tom Brady and the Patriots were able to defeat the Colts by over 20 points. The excitement continued into Sunday as the 49ers triumphed over the Panthers, while the Broncos walked away with the win against the Chargers.
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