NFL Playoff Picks 2018: Schedule, Odds and Predictions for Wild-Card Round

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Bleacher Report—Postseason football is finally upon us as the wild-card round of the playoff kicks off on Saturday afternoon.  Hopefully the games provide more entertainment than the odds indicate. In the four matchups this weekend, only one home team (the Los Angeles Rams) is favored by less than a touchdown. Despite the discouraging odds, the NFL postseason is usually good for a few upsets, and any wins by the road teams this weekend would qualify as such.  Here's a rundown of the weekend schedule, followed...

NFL Playoffs 2018: Schedule, Odds and Picks for Final Wild-Card Matchups. Sometimes, stats can foreshadow how a game might play out. For example, the Tennessee Titans allowed 59.7 yards per game to tight ends this season, which ranked seventh-worst in the NFL per Football Outsiders. They played (and beat) the Kansas City Chiefs in the wild-card round, but Chiefs tight end Travis Kelce caught four passes for 66 yards and a touchdown in one half before suffering a concussion on a helmet-to-helmet hit from safety Johnathan Cyprien. Sometimes, however, the stats and...