Rams (11-5) at Cowboys (12-4)
TV: WDVM-TV-9, WMAR-TV-2, 1:30 p.m.
Radio: WTOP-1500,1:15 p.m.
Data: Cowboys favored by 3 . . . Cowboys-Rams playoff games as common at Texas rustling and Hollywood hustling; this is their sixth postseason meeting since 1973 . . . Can handsome, hungry Ram QB Vince Ferragamo again pick apart Cowboy secondary? "Sure we have question mark," says Cowboy S Charlie Waters. "But our aim is to change those question marks to exclamation points by the Super Bowl." . . . Cowboy DE Harvey Martin led team in QB sacks for eighth straight year with 12.
Ram injuries: CB Pat Thomas, ankle (Q); WR Billy Waddy, hip (Q); LB Carl Ekern, ankle (Q); DT Mike Fanning, back (Q); TE Victor Hicks, knee (Q); LB Jack Reynolds, flu (P); DT Larry Brooks, flu (P); WR Willie Miller, flu (P); RB Jewerl Thomas, stomach bruise (P); C Rich Saul, flu (P); DE Jack Youngblood, ankle (P); LB Jim Youngblood, elbow (P); S Jeff Delaney, ankle (P); Rb Mike Guman, ribs (P).
Cowboy injuries: DE Ed Jones, toe (Q); LB Anthony Dickerson, knee (P); C John Fitzgerald, foot (P); WR Tony Hill, thigh and hamstring (P); CB Aaron Mitchell, ankle (P); RB Preston Pearson, knee (P); C Robert Shaw, calf (P); SS Charlie Waters, knee (P); QB Danny White, toe (P); DT Randy White, knee (P). Oilers (11-5) at Raiders (11-5)
TV: WRC-TV-4, WBAL-TV-11, 5 p.m.
Radio: WTOP-1500, 4:45 p.m.
Data: Raiders favored by 1 . . . It's billed as the Old Raiders (Oakland) vs. the New Raiders (Houston), but Oiler Coach Bum Phillips, as usual, sets things right: "We don't have any Raiders on our team. They're all Oilers now". . . There are some grudges: Raider BB Kenny King, an ex-Oiler, says, "Nothing is going to keep me out of this game" despite an ankle injury; Oiler TE Dave Casper, an ex-Raider, says, "The only time I've thought about Oakland was when I got knocked out in New York. When I woke up, I was on the Raiders. It was a bad dream" . . . Raiders are 9-2 since QB Jim Plunkett gained starting spot. . . Oiler QB Ken Stabler says, "If I take us to the Super Bowl, I'll own Houston. If I don't, I'll have to look for a sheep ranch somewhere."
Oiler injuries: WR Jeff Groth, hip (Q); S Vernon Perry, thigh (Q); K Toni Fritsch, leg (P); WR Billy Johnson, andkle (P).
Raider injuries: RB Kenny King, ankle (P); DE John Matuszak, shoulder (P); TE Derick Ramsey, foot (P).
Key: O -- Out; D -- Doubtful, 75 percent chance will not play; Q -- Questionable, 50 percent chance will play; P -- Probable, virtual certainty will be available for normal duty.