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AP staff NFL preview and predictions for Sunday’s Week 1 games

The Chiefs are playing the Cardinals, but we’re picking all of Sunday’s games.

Pittsburgh Steelers v Cincinnati Bengals Photo by Justin Casterline/Getty Images

Week 1 of the NFL season kicked off with the Buffalo Bills defeating the Los Angeles Rams 31-10 on Thursday Night Football.

On Sunday afternoon, the Kansas City Chiefs will be on the road to face the Arizona Cardinals. Kickoff is scheduled for 3:25 p.m. Arrowhead Time. The Chiefs are favored by 6 points.

Elsewhere in the AFC West this weekend, the Los Angeles Chargers (0-0) host the Las Vegas Raiders (0-0) — also at 3:25 on Sunday. The Denver Broncos (0-0) will travel to the Pacific Northwest to play the Seattle Seahawks on Monday Night Football.

Sunday afternoon’s early games begin with a lot of division matchups, including the Pittsburgh Steelers (0-0) on the road against the Cincinnati Bengals (0-0), the Miami Dolphins (0-0) playing host to the New England Patriots (0-0), the Indianapolis Colts (0-0) in the Lone Star State to play the Houston Texans (0-0) and the Atlanta Falcons (0-0) hosting the New Orleans Saints (0-0).

The other late-afternoon action features the Green Bay Packers (0-0) at the Minnesota Vikings (0-0) and the New York Giants (0-0) against the Tennessee Titans (0-0) in Nashville.

Sunday’s games will conclude with the Dallas Cowboys (0-0) hosting the Tampa Bay Buccaneers (0-0) on Sunday Night Football.

Here are our picks for Sunday’s games. Be sure to cast your vote, too!


Arrowhead Pride readers pick

READER RECORD: 0-1-0

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Which team wins Saints (0-0) at Falcons (0-0)?

This poll is closed

  • 88%
    Saints
    (185 votes)
  • 11%
    Falcons
    (24 votes)
209 votes total Vote Now

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Which team wins Browns (0-0) at Panthers (0-0)?

This poll is closed

  • 20%
    Browns
    (45 votes)
  • 79%
    Panthers
    (170 votes)
215 votes total Vote Now

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Which team wins 49ers (0-0) at Bears (0-0)?

This poll is closed

  • 91%
    49ers
    (188 votes)
  • 8%
    Bears
    (17 votes)
205 votes total Vote Now

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Which team wins Steelers (0-0) at Bengals (0-0)?

This poll is closed

  • 25%
    Steelers
    (53 votes)
  • 74%
    Bengals
    (157 votes)
210 votes total Vote Now

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Which team wins Eagles (0-0) at Lions (0-0)?

This poll is closed

  • 84%
    Eagles
    (172 votes)
  • 15%
    Lions
    (32 votes)
204 votes total Vote Now

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Which team wins Colts (0-0) at Texans (0-0)?

This poll is closed

  • 92%
    Colts
    (185 votes)
  • 7%
    Texans
    (14 votes)
199 votes total Vote Now

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Which team wins Patriots (0-0) at Dolphins (0-0)?

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  • 33%
    Patriots
    (69 votes)
  • 66%
    Dolphins
    (137 votes)
206 votes total Vote Now

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Which team wins Ravens (0-0) at Jets (0-0)?

This poll is closed

  • 94%
    Ravens
    (189 votes)
  • 5%
    Jets
    (11 votes)
200 votes total Vote Now

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Which team wins Jaguars (0-0) at Commanders (0-0)?

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  • 56%
    Jaguars
    (112 votes)
  • 43%
    Commanders
    (87 votes)
199 votes total Vote Now

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Which team wins Packers (0-0) at Vikings (0-0)?

This poll is closed

  • 50%
    Packers
    (102 votes)
  • 49%
    Vikings
    (101 votes)
203 votes total Vote Now

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Which team wins Giants (0-0) at Titans (0-0)?

This poll is closed

  • 9%
    Giants
    (18 votes)
  • 90%
    Titans
    (177 votes)
195 votes total Vote Now

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Which team wins Raiders (0-0) at Chargers (0-0)?

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  • 20%
    Raiders
    (44 votes)
  • 79%
    Chargers
    (169 votes)
213 votes total Vote Now

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Which team wins Buccaneers (0-0) at Cowboys (0-0)?

This poll is closed

  • 54%
    Buccaneers
    (111 votes)
  • 45%
    Cowboys
    (91 votes)
202 votes total Vote Now

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Which team wins Bills (0-0) at Rams (0-0)?

This poll is closed

  • 38%
    Bills
    (155 votes)
  • 61%
    Rams
    (248 votes)
403 votes total Vote Now

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