As expected, the Dec. 21 Panthers-Giants game has been flexed into the prime-time Sunday night spot on NBC.
The league was waiting to see the result of last night's game before making the call, and it's now been made. Expect an announcement later this afternoon.
It makes sense, since the game's effectively for home field advantage in the NFC playoffs, assuming both teams hold serve this weekend.
The game was originally slated for a 4 p.m. start on Fox.