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Staff predictions for the Wild Card Weekend NFL playoff games

The Chiefs are playing the Dolphins on Saturday night, but we’re picking all of this weekend’s games.

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The NFL’s Wild Card Weekend is here!

The (11-6) Kansas City Chiefs are still in the mix. They will host the (11-6) Miami Dolphins on GEHA Field at Arrowhead Stadium. Kickoff is scheduled for Saturday at 7 p.m. Arrowhead Time on Peacock — locally on KSHB/41.

According to DraftKings Sportsbook, the Chiefs are favored by 4.5 points.

Here are the rest of this weekend’s Wild Card games:

Here are our picks for this weekend’s Wild Card matchups. Be sure to cast your vote, too!


Arrowhead Pride readers pick

READER RECORD: 175-94-3

Poll

Which team wins Browns (11-6) at Texans (10-7)?

This poll is closed

  • 67%
    Browns
    (915 votes)
  • 32%
    Texans
    (449 votes)
1364 votes total Vote Now

Poll

Which team wins Steelers (10-7) at Bills (11-6)?

This poll is closed

  • 29%
    Steelers
    (483 votes)
  • 70%
    Bills
    (1174 votes)
1657 votes total Vote Now

Poll

Which team wins Packers (9-8) at Cowboys (12-5)?

This poll is closed

  • 19%
    Packers
    (294 votes)
  • 80%
    Cowboys
    (1211 votes)
1505 votes total Vote Now

Poll

Which team wins Rams (10-7) at Lions (12-5)?

This poll is closed

  • 38%
    Rams
    (574 votes)
  • 61%
    Lions
    (934 votes)
1508 votes total Vote Now

Poll

Which team wins Eagles (11-6) at Buccaneers (9-8)?

This poll is closed

  • 60%
    Eagles
    (972 votes)
  • 39%
    Buccaneers
    (638 votes)
1610 votes total Vote Now

Reader Record by Week

Predictions W-L-T
Week 1 picks 10-6-0
Week 2 picks 12-4-0
Week 3 picks 10-6-0
Week 4 picks 11-5-0
Week 5 picks 8-6-0
Week 6 picks 10-5-0
Week 7 picks 5-8-0
Week 8 picks 11-5-0
Week 9 picks 11-3-0
Week 10 picks 9-5-0
Week 11 picks 8-6-0
Week 12 picks 11-4-1
Week 13 picks 10-3-0
Week 14 picks 6-9-0
Week 15 picks 11-5-0
Week 16 picks 10-4-2
Week 17 picks 12-4-0
Week 18 picks 10-6-0
Total 175-94-3

AP Staff Record

TW LW Staffer W L T Pct
1 1 Rocky Magaña 166 90 0 0.6484
2 2 John Dixon 175 97 0 0.6434
3 4 Stephen Serda 173 96 0 0.6431
4 3 Ron Kopp Jr. 172 97 0 0.6394
5 5 Pete Sweeney 120 69 0 0.6349
6 6 Matt Stagner 169 101 0 0.6259
7 7 Jared Sapp 169 103 0 0.6213
8 8 Kramer Sansone 165 106 0 0.6089
9 9 Nate Christensen 162 110 0 0.5956
10 11 Dakota Watson 160 111 0 0.5904
11 10 Ashley Justice 158 114 0 0.5809
12 12 Maurice Elston 96 74 0 0.5647

Poll

Which team wins Dolphins (11-6) at Chiefs (11-6)?

This poll is closed

  • 9%
    Chiefs in a blowout (14 or more points)
    (106 votes)
  • 31%
    Chiefs in an easy win (8-13 points)
    (353 votes)
  • 48%
    Chiefs in a close game (7 or fewer points)
    (542 votes)
  • 8%
    Dolphins in a close game
    (92 votes)
  • 1%
    Dolphins in an easy win
    (14 votes)
  • 1%
    Dolphins in a blowout
    (17 votes)
1124 votes total Vote Now

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