2016 NFL playoffs and Super Bowl coverage

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Super Bowl 50 is in the books, and the Broncos have their third Lombardi Trophy. Thanks mostly to a suffocating defense, Denver knocked off favored Carolina 24-10.

Whether you want the latest on the Super Bowl or to look back on previous rounds, ESPN has you covered.

Jump to: Super Bowl 50 | NFC championship | AFC championship | AFC divisional round | NFC divisional round | AFC wild card | NFC wild card | Full schedule

Super Bowl 50

Denver Broncos 24, Carolina Panthers 10
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  • Legwold: Defense powers Broncos, Peyton Manning to Super Bowl 50 win
  • Newton: Mistake-prone Panthers lose their identity and flub in Super Bowl 50
  • Van Valkenburg: After the perfect ending, what's Peyton Manning's next rodeo?
  • O'Connor: If it's up to mom, a Super Bowl win is Peyton's final game
  • Clayton: In MVP (coaching) performance, Wade Phillips kicks down the door
  • Newton: Cam Newton showing heartache after Super Bowl loss isn't necessarily a bad thing
  • Garber: Best and worst of Super Bowl 50
  • Merrill: Practice squad WR Jordan Taylor helped Peyton Manning get his game back
  • Sando: Offenses set records for futility in Super Bowl 50
  • Garber: At long last, DeMarcus Ware wins elusive title
  • Reid: Greg Olsen shut down -- and so was the Panthers' offense
  • Gutierrez: Grading the Broncos in Super Bowl 50
  • Gutierrez: Grading the Panthers in Super Bowl 50
  • SportsNation: Social reaction: Steph did not enjoy the outcome of Super Bowl 50
  • Kapadia: SB50 from the couch -- Why didn't Cam Newton dive for the fumble?
  • ESPN Stats & Information: What were the most impressive stats about the Denver Broncos' Super Bowl win?
  • Key injuries in Super Bowl 50
  • #SuperBowl50Rank

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  • 50 greatest players in Super Bowl history: Nos. 30-11
  • 50 greatest players in Super Bowl history: Nos. 50-31
  • Super Bowl 50 blog
  • NFC Championship Game

    Carolina Panthers 49, Arizona Cardinals 15
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  • Clayton: A fully-evolved Cam Newton dominates with his arm
  • Newton: 'Super Cam' Newton, Panthers advance to Super Bowl with dominating performance
  • Weinfuss: Cardinals' Carson Palmer fails on biggest stage of career
  • Miller: How Cam Newton and the Panthers beat the Cardinals
  • Newton: Five things to know about Philly Brown
  • Weinfuss: Tyrann Mathieu's return from ACL injury among biggest offseason questions for Cardinals
  • AFC Championship Game

    Denver Broncos 20, New England Patriots 18
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  • Barnwell: How Denver's coaching retreads toppled the Patriots
  • Legwold: Peyton Manning, defense lead Broncos back to second Super Bowl in three years
  • MacMullan: Bruising loss showcases Patriots' flaws
  • Seifert: Patriots fall as new PAT rule helps determine AFC champion
  • Reiss: Tom Brady battered in Patriots' crushing AFC title game loss
  • Miller: How Peyton Manning and the Broncos upset the Patriots
  • Van Valkenburg: Tom Brady's big reveal
  • AFC divisional round

    New England Patriots 27, Kansas City Chiefs 20
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  • Reiss: Pumped-up Tom Brady leads way as he's set to play in 10th AFC title game
  • Teicher: Chiefs fail against Patriots to do the things that got them to playoffs
  • Seifert: Clock management again bites Chiefs coach Andy Reid
  • Denver Broncos 23, Pittsburgh Steelers 16
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    NFC divisional round

    Arizona Cardinals 26, Green Bay Packers 20
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  • Weinfuss: Larry Fitzgerald helps Carson Palmer get his first playoff win
  • Demovsky: Another Hail Mary couldn't save the Packers from playoff elimination
  • Weinfuss: Cardinals star Larry Fitzgerald shines again on big stage
  • Demovsky: High highs and low lows for Packers in playoff loss to Cardinals
  • Seifert: Carson Palmer rewards the Cardinals' trust
  • Wilde: Stuck on sideline, Aaron Rodgers watches Packers' season end ... again
  • Carolina Panthers 31, Seattle Seahawks 24
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  • Newton: Panthers take control of the NFC from Seattle, advance to NFC Championship
  • Kapadia: Disastrous first half dooms Seahawks in loss to Panthers
  • Cimini: Jermaine Kearse leads Seahawks' unsuccessful rally
  • Kapadia: Russell Wilson after loss: We will be back
  • AFC wild card

    Kansas City Chiefs 30, Houston Texans 0

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  • Teicher: Chiefs erase 22 years of playoff stink with shutout Texans
  • Ganguli: Brian Hoyer dismal as Chiefs embarrass Texans
  • Sando: Breaking down options at QB for the Texans Insider
  • Ganguli: Five questions facing the Houston Texans this offseason
  • ESPN Stats & Information: Alex Smith is efficient and effective
  • Pittsburgh Steelers 18, Cincinnati Bengals 16

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  • Fowler: Steelers leave Cincinnati bruised, battered -- and alive in AFC playoffs
  • Harvey: Penalties from Vontaze Burfict, Adam Jones, keep Bengals from advancing
  • SportsNation: Martavis Bryant's eye-popping touchdown catch in 5 photos
  • ESPN Stats & Information: Bengals-Steelers rivalry is a painful one
  • NFC wild card

    Seattle Seahawks 10, Minnesota Vikings 9

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  • Kapadia: Russell Wilson, Seahawks escape with victory against Vikings
  • Goessling: Adrian Peterson's fumbling issues loom large in Vikings' loss to Seahawks
  • Kapadia: Three plays that made the difference for the Seahawks
  • ESPN Stats & Information: The numbers were very much in Blair Walsh's favor
  • Goessling: Offensive line, offensive identity top Vikings' list of offseason questions
  • Green Bay Packers 35, Washington Redskins 18

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  • Demovsky: Packers look like a team to fear again after playoff win over Redskins
  • Keim: After playoff elimination, Redskins face plenty of work in quest to return
  • Keim: Kirk Cousins' contract among issues facing the Washington Redskins this offseason