The Steelers and Browns will play in prime time for their Wild Card playoff game next Sunday at Heinz Field, the NFL announced on Sunday.
The teams will kick off at 8:15 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 10. The game, which will be the last of the six NFL Wild Card games, will be broadcast on NBC. The lead NBC crew of Al Michael and Cris Collinsworth is expected to broadcast the game.
The Steelers are 1-2 in prime time games this season, beating the New York Giants in their season opener on Monday Night Football, but losing to the Buffalo Bills and the Cincinnati Bengals in recent weeks.
The last time the Steelers and Browns played in the prime time was Cleveland’s home win on Nov. 14, 2019. The last prime time game between the teams in Pittsburgh was a 14-3 Steelers win on Dec. 8, 2011.
The rest of the NFL Wild Card schedule is as follows:
1:05 p.m: Indianapolis Colts at Buffalo Bills (CBS)
4:40 p.m: Los Angeles Rams at Seattle Seahawks (FOX)
8:15 p.m: Tampa Bay Buccaneers at NFC East winner (NBC)
1:05 p.m: Baltimore Ravens at Tennessee Titans (ESPN)
4:40 p.m: Chicago Bears at New Orleans Saints (CBS)
8:15 p.m: Cleveland Browns at Pittsburgh Steelers (NBC)