Rodgers said he was voting on behalf of teammates from his locker room who feel an extra game on the NFL schedule could pose health risks.
Team owners and the NFLPA will meet in Indianapolis on Tuesday looking to reach a deal over the proposed new Collective Bargaining Agreement.
The new collective bargaining agreement in the NFL could also move the regular season to 17 games, and teams that get a first-round bye would get playoff pay for that first round. Here's how the Wild Card weekend would have looked last season with two extra teams.
A spot in Super Bowl LIV is at stake on Sunday as the 49ers and the Packers meet in the playoffs for the first time since 2014.
The Chiefs aim to return to play for the Lombardi Trophy for the first time in 51 years.
San Francisco is a seven-point favorite as the two teams meet in the NFC Championship Game for the first time since the 1997 season.
The Chiefs enter the AFC Championship Game as 7.5-point favorite but must be wary of the Titans' excellent road record in the playoffs this season.
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Shanahan cited in particular the Warriors' mentality that any player can become the star.
The 49ers are second-favorite to win a first Super Bowl since 1995, a dramatic change of scenery from their chances at the beginning of the season.
The San Francisco 49ers and Kansas City Chiefs are the bookmakers' favorites to reach the Super Bowl.
The Kansas City Chiefs will take on the Tennessee Titans in the AFC championship game, with the 49ers taking on the Packers int he NFC title game.
The Chiefs overcame a 24-point deficit by halftime, setting or tying numerous NFL playoff records along the way. Now they open as the favorite over the Tennessee Titans.
The Packers and the Seahawks meet in the playoffs for the first time since the 2014 NFC Championship Game, which Seattle won in overtime after erasing a 16-point deficit.
The Chiefs look to reach the AFC Championship for the second consecutive year, while the Texans aim to win back-to-back playoff games for the first time in their history.
The No. 1 Baltimore Ravens look to reach the AFC Championship Game for the first time since 2013, while the Titans hope to pull off another shock win on the road.
The 49ers are aiming to reach the NFC Championship Game for the first time since 2013, while the Vikings hope to become the first No. 6 seed to get past the divisional round in eight attempts.
The NFL's divisional round will begin on Saturday, and with each of the home teams playing in outdoor stadiums, weather has the potential to impact each game.
The Philadelphia Eagles will be the first team to pick of those who have made the playoffs, followed by the Buffalo Bills, New England Patriots and New Orleans Saints.
Baltimore, Kansas City, San Francisco and Green Bay all enter the divisional round as favorites to qualify for the AFC and NFC championship games.
The Patriots and the Saints are gone, but the No. 6 seeds in both conferences are still alive ahead of the divisional round.
Home field was not kind to three of the four NFL teams that hosted games over the weekend. The four teams that had byes—Baltimore, Kansas City, San Francisco and Green Bay—will all host games in the divisional round.
NBC analysts and members of the ESPN NFL crew all agreed the play should have been reviewed, and that a pass interference should have been called to negate a Vikings touchdown Sunday.
The Eagles and the Seahawks meet for the first time in the postseason, with both teams looking to overcome their injury problems.
The 13-3 Saints host the 10-6 Vikings on Sunday afternoon looking to for revenge two years on from the "Minneapolis Miracle".
The Patriots play their first wild-card round in a decade when they welcome the Tennessee Titans in Foxborough on Saturday.
The Texans look to reach the divisional round for the first time since 2016, while the Bills search for a first wild-card round win since 1995.
The San Francisco 49ers, who are the NFC's top seed with home-field advantage throughout the playoffs, are not even favored to make it to the Super Bowl by any of the writers.