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NFL Week 17 Summary
UNDATED (AP) _ Next week's NFL playoff pairings are set after the regular season came to an end on Sunday.

On Saturday, the New York Jets travel to Cincinnati in a rematch of their Sunday night game won by the Jets 37-0. On Saturday night, it's another rematch as Dallas hosts Philadelphia. The Cowboys try to beat the Eagles three times in a season.

On Sunday, Baltimore travels to New England in an AFC wild-card game. It's another replay game on Sunday night with Arizona hosting Green Bay, the team that beat the Cardinals 33-7 on Sunday.

Here are Week 17 finals:

- The New York Jets, with rookie head coach Rex Ryan's top-rated defense holding Cincinnati to seven net yards in the first half, blanked the Bengals 37-0 to earn the final AFC wild-card spot.

The Jets ran for 257 yards. Thomas Jones ran for 78 yards and two scores. Wildcat back Brad Smith ran 57 yards on the Jets' first TD drive, then scored on a 32-yard drive later in the first half. Ryan's defense took it from there, causing the coach to say afterward: "We're built for this time of year."

- Willis McGahee ran for a career-high 167 yards and three touchdowns, including a 77-yarder, and the Ravens clinched an AFC wild-card berth by beating the Oakland Raiders, 21-13.

- The Dallas Cowboys are NFC East champions with a 24-0 whitewash of Philadelphia. Tony Romo threw a pair of early touchdown passes and the defense took over from there for the Cowboys' second shutout in two weeks.

- Chris Johnson of the Tennessee Titans become the sixth player in NFL history to rush for 2,000 yards in a season. Johnson joined Eric Dickerson, Jamal Lewis, Barry Sanders, Terrell Davis and O.J. Simpson in the 2,000-yard club. Johnson ran 36 times -- three short of Earl Campbell's franchise record set in 1981 against Seattle -- for 134 yards and both of the Titans touchdowns in their 17-13 win over Seattle.

- Houston's Texans put the finishing touches on their first winning record. They stopped the Patriots 34-27 to finish the season 9-7. Rookie Arian Foster scored two touchdowns and Bernard Pollard recovered a fumble for a touchdown. NBC is reporting the Patriots lost wide receiver Wes Welker for the playoffs due to a knee injury.

- Pittsburgh's defense sent two Miami quarterbacks, Chad Henne and Pat White, to the sidelines, with White going to the hospital in the Steelers' 30-24 win over the Dolphins. But the 9-and-7 Steelers lost out on the playoffs on tiebreakers.

- The New Orleans Saints are heading for a first-round bye in the playoffs riding a three-game losing streak. With Drew Brees watching from the bench - he was being rested by coach Sean Payton - the Saints were defeated by Carolina 23-10.

- In a preview of their first-round playoff matchup next Sunday, Green Bay mauled Arizona 33-7. Aaron Rodgers, playing mostly against the Arizona reserves, shredded the Cardinals, completing 21 of 26 passes for 235 yards and a touchdown.

- Brett Favre had another big day as Minnesota wrapped up the regular season with 12 wins and 4 losses, and a first-round bye. He passed for 316 yards and four touchdowns in less than three quarters, as the Vikings beat New York's Giants 44-7.

- Peyton Manning started for the Colts but left the game early in Buffalo to rest up for the playoffs. The result was the same as last week, as the Colts were beaten by the Bills in snowy Buffalo 30-7.

- It may be too little too late for Eric Mangini. The first-year Cleveland coach saw his team rack up its fourth straight win with a 23-17 victory over Jacksonville, but his status for next year remains uncertain.

- Vernon Davis tied the NFL record for touchdown receptions by a tight end with his 13th of the season and San Francisco beat St. Louis 28-6. The loss clinched the No. 1 overall draft pick for the 1-and-15 Rams.

- Matt Ryan threw for 223 yards and two touchdowns and Atlanta stopped Tampa Bay 20-10 to finish with consecutive winning records for the first time in franchise history.

- Denver missed the playoffs in Josh McDaniels' first season as the Broncos finished a late-season swoon with a 44-24 loss to Kansas City. Jamaal Charles ran for a Kansas City-record 259 yards on 25 carries for the Chiefs. The Broncos are the third team since the AFL-NFL merger to start the season 6-and-0 and miss the playoffs.

- San Diego enters the playoffs with a first-round bye and an 11-game winning streak. Backup QB Billy Volek threw a 2-yard touchdown pass to fullback Mike Tolbert with 35 seconds left to rally the Chargers to a 23-20 win over Washington.

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