Bengals, Packers, Colts given ticket deadline extensions

Three playoff teams were granted deadline extensions from the NFL to sell playoff tickets and avoid local blackouts.

The Cincinnati Bengals, Green Bay Packers and Indianapolis Colts were granted extensions.

The Packers are roughly 3,000 tickets shyof selling out Lambeau Field for an NFC wild-card playoff game against the San Francisco 49ers.

They have until the close of business Friday to sell the remaining tickets.

The Bengals have until Friday to sell their remaining tickets for a playoff game at Paul Brown Stadium against the San Diego Chargers.

The Colts had until Friday to sell out their remaining tickets for Saturday's game against the Kansas City Chiefs at Lucas Oil Stadium, but did so by Friday morning to avoid a blackout.

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Aaron Wilson covers the Ravens for The Baltimore Sun.

Aaron Wilson
Aaron Wilson covers the NFL for National Football Post, his second stint at the Post. He has previously written for Pro Football Talk and FOX Sports-Scout. Entering his 13th year covering the Baltimore Ravens, he's a beat writer for The Baltimore Sun. Wilson has also covered the Jacksonville Jaguars and Tennessee Titans.

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