The Raiders have won three straigtht games to improve to 5-4 on the season. Nutley is coming off a 40-3 win at Caldwell on Friday, Nov. 1.
The winner of Nutley-Sparta will face the winner of No. 4 seed West Essex and No. 5 seed Montville in the semifinals.
The Raiders are in the playoffs for the first time since 2017.