How to watch Buccaneers vs. Washington Football Team: Live stream online, TV channel, kickoff time for tonight’s NFL Wild Card playoff game


It’s the Buccaneers vs the Washington Football Team tonight on NBC. Live coverage begins at 7:30 p.m. ET with Football Night in America. Click here to watch the game live online right now.

Tom Brady and the Buccaneers (11-5) clinched the fifth seed in the NFC with a 44-27 win over the Falcons last Sunday (Week 17). Brady threw for 399 yards and four touchdowns, completing 26 of 41 passes. WR Mike Evans suffered a knee injury that forced him to exit the game late in the first quarter but Chris Godwin and Antonio Brown made up for his absence. Godwin caught 5-of-7 targets for 133 yards and two touchdowns while Brown had his best performance of the season with 11 catches for 138 yards and two touchdowns.

The Washington Football Team (7-9) defeated the Eagles 20-14 on Sunday to clinch the NFC East and secure a playoff berth for the first time since 2015. Alex Smith, who has been dealing with a right calf strain and will be inactive for tonight’s game, completed 22-of-32 passes for 162 yards with two touchdowns and two interceptions. Taylor Heinicke will start at QB in Smith’s place for Washington.

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How to watch Tampa Bay Buccaneers at  Washington Football Team

  • Where: FedExField in Landover, MD
  • When: Saturday, January 9
  • Start Time: 8:15 p.m. ET kickoff; live coverage begins at 7:30 p.m. ET with Football Night In America
  • TV Channel: NBC
  • Stream liveWatch online or with the NBC Sports App
  • Game Preview

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