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Published: Jan. 13, 2019 at 11:05 p.m.

Top 10 photos of the 2018 season: Divisional Round

The road to Atlanta narrows down to four teams as the 2018 Divisional Round comes to an end. Sensational performances send some home in heartbreak, but also show us a preview of what is to come. Take a look at some of the best photos from the Divisional Round.

10 Photos Total

  • Los Angeles Rams strong safety John Johnson (43) runs onto the field prior to an NFL divisional football playoff game against the Dallas Cowboys. 10

    Ben Liebenberg/NFL

    10. Karate kid

    Los Angeles Rams strong safety John Johnson (43) runs onto the field prior to an NFL divisional football playoff game against the Dallas Cowboys.

  • New England Patriots defensive back J.C. Jackson (27) celebrates after breaking up a pass intended for Los Angeles Chargers wide receiver Mike Williams (not pictured). 9

    Aaron Doster/NFL

    9. Jackson four

    New England Patriots defensive back J.C. Jackson (27) celebrates after breaking up a pass intended for Los Angeles Chargers wide receiver Mike Williams (not pictured).

  • Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Amari Cooper (19) runs into the end zone to score a 29-yard receiving touchdown during an NFL divisional football playoff game against the Los Angeles Rams. 8

    Ryan Kang/NFL

    8. A step ahead

    Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Amari Cooper (19) runs into the end zone to score a 29-yard receiving touchdown during an NFL divisional football playoff game against the Los Angeles Rams.

  • Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver Jordan Matthews (80) runs into the end zone for a touchdown against the New Orleans Saints in the first half of an NFL divisional playoff game. Matthews and the Eagles offense took an early 14-0 lead in the first quarter, but failed to keep the momentum going throughout the next three quarters. The Eagles lost to the Saints 14-20. 7

    Perry Knotts/NFL

    7. Early flight

    Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver Jordan Matthews (80) runs into the end zone for a touchdown against the New Orleans Saints in the first half of an NFL divisional playoff game. Matthews and the Eagles offense took an early 14-0 lead in the first quarter, but failed to keep the momentum going throughout the next three quarters. The Eagles lost to the Saints 14-20.

  • Kansas City Chiefs wide receiver Tyreek Hill (10) gestures as he runs past Indianapolis Colts safety Clayton Geathers (26) and linebacker Anthony Walker (50) during the second half of an NFL divisional football playoff game. 6

    Ed Zurga/Associated Press

    6. Peace be with you

    Kansas City Chiefs wide receiver Tyreek Hill (10) gestures as he runs past Indianapolis Colts safety Clayton Geathers (26) and linebacker Anthony Walker (50) during the second half of an NFL divisional football playoff game.

  • Los Angeles Rams running back Todd Gurley (30) runs the ball into the end zone for a touchdown during an NFL divisional football playoff game against the Dallas Cowboys. In his first game back since a Week 15 knee injury, Gurley took 16 carries, rushing for a total of 115 yards including this 35-yard touchdown run. 5

    Ric Tapia/NFL

    5. TG, TD

    Los Angeles Rams running back Todd Gurley (30) runs the ball into the end zone for a touchdown during an NFL divisional football playoff game against the Dallas Cowboys. In his first game back since a Week 15 knee injury, Gurley took 16 carries, rushing for a total of 115 yards including this 35-yard touchdown run.

  • New Orleans Saints wide receiver Michael Thomas motions to fans as he leaves the field following an NFL divisional playoff win against the Philadelphia Eagles. 4

    Logan Bowles/NFL

    4. Curtain call

    New Orleans Saints wide receiver Michael Thomas motions to fans as he leaves the field following an NFL divisional playoff win against the Philadelphia Eagles.

  • Indianapolis Colts tight end Eric Ebron (85) vaults Kansas City Chiefs cornerback Kendall Fuller (23) during the first half of an NFL divisional football playoff game. 3

    Charlie Neibergall/Associated Press

    3. Leaping colt

    Indianapolis Colts tight end Eric Ebron (85) vaults Kansas City Chiefs cornerback Kendall Fuller (23) during the first half of an NFL divisional football playoff game.

  • New England Patriots running back Sony Michel (26) dives into the end zone during an NFL football AFC Divisional playoff game against the Los Angeles Chargers. Michel scored 3 touchdowns helping the Patriots defeat the Chargers 41-26. 2

    Todd Rosenberg/NFL

    2. Shadow box

    New England Patriots running back Sony Michel (26) dives into the end zone during an NFL football AFC Divisional playoff game against the Los Angeles Chargers. Michel scored 3 touchdowns helping the Patriots defeat the Chargers 41-26.

  • Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes (15) celebrates a touchdown by wide receiver Tyreek Hill (not pictured) during the first half of an NFL divisional football playoff game against the Indianapolis Colts. The 23-year old Mahomes helped lead the Chiefs to their first playoff win in 25 years. 1

    Perry Knotts/NFL

    1. Money Mahomes

    Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes (15) celebrates a touchdown by wide receiver Tyreek Hill (not pictured) during the first half of an NFL divisional football playoff game against the Indianapolis Colts. The 23-year old Mahomes helped lead the Chiefs to their first playoff win in 25 years.