A 24-day players' strike was called after week two. Week 3 games were cancelled, but the games for weeks 4-6 were played with replacement players, after which the union voted to end the strike.

Wild Card Game

DateAwayScoreHome
Jan 3 Seahawks 20 - 23
OT
Oilers
Jan 3 Vikings 44 - 10 Saints

Division Championship

DateAwayScoreHome
Jan 9 Colts 21 - 38 Browns
Jan 9 Vikings 36 - 24 49ers
Jan 10 Oilers 10 - 34 Broncos
Jan 10 Redskins 21 - 17 Bears

AFC Championship

DateAwayScoreHome
Jan 17 Browns 33 - 38 Broncos
Jan 17 Vikings 10 - 17 Redskins

SuperBowl XXII (22)

DateAwayScoreHome
Jan 31 Broncos 10 - 42 Redskins

Champions: Washington Redskins

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