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(Number in parentheses indicates original postseason power ranking.)
Minnesota Vikings (12): The Vikings didn't have much of a shot of beating the Green Bay Packers twice in a row even with a full bevy of weapons, and when starting quarterback Christian Ponder was scratched in pregame warmups it was too much for even the greatness of Adrian Peterson to overcome.
All Green Bay in a Wild Card game that wasn't nearly as close as the score, 24-10.
Cincinnati Bengals (11): The Cincinnati Bengals haven't won a playoff game in over 20 years, and the Houston Texans made sure that steak continued, holding wide receiver A.J. Green without a catch in a first half in which the Bengals gained only 53 total yards.
Houston eliminated the Bengals in the Wild Card Round, 19-13.
Indianapolis Colts (10): You can't say enough about what the Indianapolis Colts accomplished in 2012 given the adversity they've faced, and they were forced to deal with even more when offensive coordinator Bruce Arians was hospitalized prior to their Wild Card matchup with the Baltimore Ravens.
That, far too many dropped passes, and a Baltimore defense that looked like the Ravens of five years ago and not the Ravens of five weeks ago was just too much to overcome.
Ravens roll on to the Divisional Round, 24-9.
Washington Redskins (8): Everything started out great for the Redskins in their Wild Card matchup with Seattle Seahawks, as Robert Griffin led the team to touchdowns on their first two drives and an early 14-0 lead.
From there it all fell apart, as Griffin's ailing knee got worse as the game wore on, gave out altogether in the 4th quarter, and a stunned Redskins team fell to Seattle 24-14.