Playoff hopes were on the line on the final day of NFL regular season play.
Among the highlights, the Denver Broncos clinched the top seed in the AFC playoffs with a 34-14 win over the Oakland Raiders. And the Seattle Seahawks beat the St. Louis Rams 27-9 to secure the top spot in the NFC.
The Cincinnati Bengals also eliminated the defending Super Bowl champion Baltimore Ravens with a 34-17 win.
Here's a look at some images from Sunday's games:
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