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Extreme temperatures, amazing comebacks and last-second heroics highlighted wild-card weekend in the NFL

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Kansas City Chiefs wide receiver Dwayne Bowe (82) carries the ball against the Indianapolis Colts during the first half of an NFL wild-card playoff game Saturday, Jan. 4, 2014, in Indianapolis.

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Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Alex Smith (11) celebrates after throwing a pass for a touchdown during the second quarter of the 2013 AFC wild card playoff game against the Indianapolis Colts at Lucas Oil Stadium.

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Indianapolis Colts cornerback Greg Toler (28) tackles Kansas City Chiefs running back Knile Davis (34) during the 2013 AFC wild card playoff game at Lucas Oil Stadium.

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Kansas City Chiefs tight end Anthony Fasano (80) runs after making a catch during the second quarter of the 2013 AFC wild card playoff game against the Indianapolis Colts at Lucas Oil Stadium.

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Indianapolis Colts running back Donald Brown (31) for the pylon after getting past Kansas City Chiefs linebacker Justin Houston (50) in the second half during the 2013 AFC wild card playoff game at Lucas Oil Stadium.

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Indianapolis Colts quarterback Andrew Luck (12) scrambles out of the pocket to throw a pass during the third quarter of the 2013 AFC wild card playoff game against the Kansas City Chiefs at Lucas Oil Stadium.

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Indianapolis Colts wide receiver T.Y. Hilton (13) scores a touchdown against Kansas City Chiefs cornerback Dunta Robinson (21) during the first half of an NFL wild-card playoff game Saturday, Jan. 4, 2014, in Indianapolis.

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Indianapolis Colts wide receiver T.Y. Hilton (13) makes a touchdown to move ahead of Kansas City Chiefs 45-44 during the second half of an NFL wild-card playoff game Saturday, Jan. 4, 2014, in Indianapolis.

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Indianapolis Colts wide receiver T.Y. Hilton (13) is congratulated by teammates after scoring the winning touchdown against the Kansas City Chiefs in the fourth quarter during the 2013 AFC wild card playoff game at Lucas Oil Stadium.

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Kansas City Chiefs' Alex Smith (11) fumbles after getting sacked by Indianapolis Colts' Robert Mathis (98) during the second half of an NFL wild-card playoff game Saturday, Jan. 4, 2014, in Indianapolis.

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Indianapolis Colts' Kelvin Sheppard (52) holds up the football after recovering a fumble against the Kansas City Chiefs during the second half of an NFL wild-card playoff game Saturday, Jan. 4, 2014, in Indianapolis.

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Indianapolis Colts quarterback Andrew Luck (12) dives in for a touchdown against the Kansas City Chiefs in the fourth quarter during the 2013 AFC wild card playoff game at Lucas Oil Stadium.

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Indianapolis Colts quarterback Andrew Luck (12) dives for a touchdown after recovering a fumble by the Colts' Eric Berry during the second half of an NFL wild-card playoff game against the Kansas City Chiefs Saturday, Jan. 4, 2014, in Indianapolis.

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Indianapolis Colts quarterback Andrew Luck (12) celebrates on the field after defeating the Kansas City Chiefs 45-44 to win the 2013 AFC wild card playoff game at Lucas Oil Stadium. Sports

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Indianapolis Colts' Cory Redding (90) and Colts head coach Chuck Pagano celebrate after beating Kansas City Chiefs 45-44 at an NFL wild-card playoff game Saturday, Jan. 4, 2014, in Indianapolis.

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Henry Claudio, from Delaware, shovels snow up in the north end zone seating area at Lincoln Field in Philadelphia, Friday morning, Jan. 3, 2014, as he and several hundred other workers clear out snow for Saturday's NFL wild-card playoff game between the Philadelphia Eagles and New Orleans Saints.

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New Orleans Saints' Mark Ingram, right, cannot pull in a pass as Philadelphia Eagles' Fletcher Cox (91) pursues during the first half of an NFL wild-card playoff game, Saturday, Jan. 4, 2014, in Philadelphia.

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Philadelphia Eagles running back LeSean McCoy (25) carries the ball during the second quarter against the New Orleans Saints during the 2013 NFC wild card playoff game at Lincoln Financial Field.

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New Orleans Saints' Khiry Robinson, left, tries to break free of Philadelphia Eagles' Mychal Kendricks during the first half of an NFL wild-card playoff game, Saturday, Jan. 4, 2014, in Philadelphia.

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Philadelphia Eagles' Nick Foles (9) passes as New Orleans Saints' Junior Galette (93) tries to block during the first half of an NFL wild-card playoff game, Saturday, Jan. 4, 2014, in Philadelphia.

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Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver Riley Cooper (14) makes a touchdown catch against the New Orleans Saints during the first half 2013 NFC wild card playoff game at Lincoln Financial Field.

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Philadelphia Eagles' Riley Cooper, from left, Brent Celek and DeSean Jackson celebrate after Cooper's touchdown during the first half of an NFL wild-card playoff game against the New Orleans Saints, Saturday, Jan. 4, 2014, in Philadelphia.

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New Orleans Saints' Robert Meachem, right, catches a pass against Philadelphia Eagles' Patrick Chung during the second half of an NFL wild-card playoff game, Saturday, Jan. 4, 2014, in Philadelphia.

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New Orleans Saints wide receiver Kenny Stills (84) runs after a catch against the Philadelphia Eagles during the first half of the 2013 NFC wild card playoff game at Lincoln Financial Field. The New Orleans Saints won the game 26-24.

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New Orleans Saints wide receiver Lance Moore (16) celebrates scoring a touchdown during the third quarter against the Philadelphia Eagles during the 2013 NFC wild card playoff game at Lincoln Financial Field.

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New Orleans Saints kicker Shayne Graham (3) celebrates the game-winning field goal against the Philadelphia Eagles in the fourth quarter of the 2013 NFC wild card playoff game at Lincoln Financial Field.

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Cincinnati Bengals running back Gio Bernard (25) runs the ball during second quarter of the AFC wild card playoff game against the San Diego Chargers at Paul Brown Stadium.

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Cincinnati Bengals quarterback Andy Dalton (14) runs while being pressured by San Diego Chargers outside linebacker Melvin Ingram (54) during the second quarter during the AFC wild card playoff football game at Paul Brown Stadium.

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Cincinnati Bengals tight end Jermaine Gresham (84) celebrates after catching a pass for a touchdown during second quarter of the AFC wild card playoff game against the San Diego Chargers at Paul Brown Stadium.

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Cincinnati Bengals halfback BenJarvus Green-Ellis (42) is tackled by San Diego Chargers safety Eric Weddle (32) and safety Jahleel Addae (37) during the 2013 AFC wild card playoff game at Paul Brown Stadium.

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San Diego Chargers running back Ronnie Brown (23) carries the ball on a 58-yard touchdown run in the fourth quarter in the 2013 AFC wild card playoff game against the Cincinnati Bengals at Paul Brown Stadium.

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San Diego Chargers inside linebacker Donald Butler (56) celebrates after a sack during fourth quarter of the AFC wild card playoff game against the Cincinnati Bengals at Paul Brown Stadium.

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Cincinnati Bengals quarterback Andy Dalton (14) is tackled by San Diego Chargers linebacker Jarret Johnson (96) during the 2013 AFC wild card playoff football game at Paul Brown Stadium.

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San Diego Chargers quarterback Philip Rivers (17) celebrates with fans after defeating the Cincinnati Bengals 27-10 to win AFC wild card playoff game at Paul Brown Stadium.

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Green Bay Packers fans Mike McGinnity, Scott Herbst and Justin Herbst hold a thermometer outside Lambeau Field prior to the 2013 NFC wild card playoff game between the San Francisco 49ers and the Green Bay Packers.

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Jeff Kahlow (r) and wife Sandy, prior to the 2013 NFC wild card playoff game between the Green Bay Packers and the San Francisco 49ers at Lambeau Field.

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Green Bay Packers running back Eddie Lacy (27) gets tackled by San Francisco 49ers defensive end Ray McDonald (91) and cornerback Tramaine Brock (26) during the first half of an NFL wild-card playoff game, Sunday, Jan. 5, 2014, in Green Bay, Wis.

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San Francisco 49ers running back Frank Gore (21) carries the ball during the first quarter against the Green Bay Packers during the 2013 NFC wild card playoff game at Lambeau Field.

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San Francisco 49ers wide receiver Michael Crabtree (15) attempts to make a catch as Green Bay Packers cornerback Davon House (31) defends during the first quarter of the 2013 NFC wild card playoff game at Lambeau Field.

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Green Bay Packers cornerback Davon House (31) breaks up a pass intended for San Francisco 49ers wide receiver Michael Crabtree (15) during the first half of an NFL wild-card playoff game, Sunday, Jan. 5, 2014, in Green Bay, Wis.

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San Francisco 49ers defensive end Ray McDonald (91) sacks Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers (12) during the first quarter of the 2013 NFC wild card playoff game at Lambeau Field.

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Green Bay Packers wide receiver Jordy Nelson (87) catches a touchdown pass against San Francisco 49ers cornerback Tramaine Brock (26) during the first half of an NFL wild-card playoff game, Sunday, Jan. 5, 2014, in Green Bay, Wis.

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Green Bay Packers wide receiver Jordy Nelson (87) celebrates a touchdown with fans during the first half of an NFL wild-card playoff game against the San Francisco 49ers, Sunday, Jan. 5, 2014, in Green Bay, Wis.

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San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick (7) runs with the ball as Green Bay Packers inside linebacker Brad Jones (59) attempts to tackle during the first quarter of the 2013 NFC wild card playoff game at Lambeau Field.

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San Francisco 49ers running back Frank Gore (21) dives into the end zone for a touchdown as Green Bay Packers free safety M.D. Jennings (43) tackles him during the first half of an NFL wild-card playoff game, Sunday, Jan. 5, 2014, in Green Bay, Wis.

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San Francisco 49ers kicker Phil Dawson (9) kicks the game winning field goal against the Green Bay Packers during the second half of the 2013 NFC wild card playoff football game at Lambeau Field.

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San Francisco 49ers kicker Phil Dawson (9) celebrates after making the game winning field goal during the fourth quarter against the Green Bay Packers during the 2013 NFC wild card playoff football game at Lambeau Field.

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San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick (7) greets Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers (12) following the 2013 NFC wild card playoff football game at Lambeau Field.

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