The final week of the NFL regular season promises plenty of drama with teams fighting to get into the playoffs and others trying to lock up better seeding heading into the postseason. The San Francisco 49ers will try to win the NFC West for a second straight year, taking on the Arizona Cardinals, but there are also a number of other good games being televised in the Bay Area.
Here's a look at which games NFL fans in the Bay Area can expect to see on the last Sunday of 2012. All information and coverage maps courtesy of The506.com.
CBS Early game: The Houston Texans and Indianapolis Colts meet in an AFC South showdown. Both teams are already secured into the playoffs, but Houston is looking to clinch home field advantage. Kickoff from Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis is scheduled for 10 a.m. PT with Greg Gumbel and Dan Dierdorf on the call.
FOX Early game: The defending Super Bowl champion New York Giants need to beat the Philadelphia Eagles and get some help to make it back to the postseason. The 4-11Eagles will look to play spoiler on the road against their divisional rival. Thom Brennaman and Brian Billick will have the call starting at 10 a.m. PT.
CBS Late game: The Oakland Raiders finish the 2012 regular season with a trip down south to face the San Diego Chargers. Kickoff between the two sub-.500 teams is scheduled for 1:25 p.m. PT from Qualcomm Stadium. CBS' Bill Macatee and Steve Tasker will provide the call.
FOX Late game: The 49ers host divisional rival Arizona in the final game of the regular season, hoping to bounce back from last week's loss and secure another NFC West title. It is sure to be an exciting game with Gus Johnson calling the game and Charles Davis providing the commentary. Kickoff at Candlestick Park is scheduled for 1:25 p.m. PT.
NBC Sunday Night Football: The game selected for Sunday night's national slot is the Dallas Cowboys against the Washington Redskins with both teams vying for an NFC East title and playoff berth. Al Michaels and Cris Colinsworth will have the call from FedEx Field in Maryland, starting at 5:20 p.m. PT.