49ers, Bucs and Chiefs advance with wild-card victories

  • Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes (15) celebrates after throwing a 31-yard touchdown pass to wide receiver Tyreek Hill (10) during the second half of an NFL wild-card playoff football game against the Pittsburgh Steelers, Sunday, Jan. 16, 2022, in Kansas City, Mo. (AP Photo/Ed Zurga)

  • Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Tom Brady, right, celebrates with wide receiver Mike Evans after Evans caught a touchdown pass against the Philadelphia Eagles during the second half of an NFL wild-card football game Sunday, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Mark LoMoglio)

  • Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Tom Brady (12) waves to the fans after the team defeated the Philadelphia Eagles during an NFL wild-card football game Sunday, Jan. 16, 2022, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Mark LoMoglio)

  • San Francisco 49ers wide receiver Deebo Samuel celebrates after the 49ers defeated the Dallas Cowboys in an NFL wild-card playoff football game in Arlington, Texas, Sunday, Jan. 16, 2022. (AP Photo/Roger Steinman)

  • Dallas Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott (4) runs the ball for a gain as San Francisco 49ers safety Jaquiski Tartt (3) and outside linebacker Azeez Al-Shaair, right, defend, during the final seconds of the second half of an NFL wild-card football game in Arlington, Texas, Sunday, Jan. 16, 2022. (AP Photo/Roger Steinman)

  • San Francisco 49ers defensive end Charles Omenihu celebrates after sacking Dallas Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott during the second half of an NFL wild-card playoff football game in Arlington, Texas, on Sunday. (Smiley N. Pool/The Dallas Morning News via AP)

ARLINGTON, Texas — Versatile receiver Deebo Samuel ran 26 yards for a touchdown the play after an interception by Dak Prescott, and the San Francisco 49ers held on for a 23-17 wild-card victory over the Dallas Cowboys on Sunday.