Predictions for Every NFL Divisional Playoff Game

Next month, the Minnesota Vikings will host Super Bowl LII in U.S. Bank Stadium. They'll host the Saints on Sunday afternoon after New Orleans held on to beat the Panthers in the Wild Card round. Super Bowl that is, not great Seinfeld episode.

Reuters/Charles LeClaire-USA TODAY SportsPittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger and the rest of the team could have a chance to play at the Super Bowl 52 next month. If you post a #BringItHome video you will be entered to win a pair of tickets to the game on Sunday! He picked the Atlanta Falcons, the reigning NFC champs who lost last year's Super Bowl after having a 28-3 lead.

Apparently, the Falcons are starting to find believers because they are favored on the road at Philadelphia on Saturday in the NFC divisional round, although this likely due largely to Carson Wentz's absence.

The defending Super Bowl champion New England Patriots are plus-200 favorites to win the Super Bowl, followed by the Vikings at plus-375, while the Steelers are next at plus-500. The Jacksonville Jaguars are an 8/1 longshot and the Tennessee Titans are the biggest underdog at 25/1.

Either the Patriots or the Steelers are expected to win the AFC title.

Those same Patriots are a huge favorite over the Titans this week. They no longer have to face the Chiefs in the Divisional Round, a team that hung 42 points on New England in an upset victory in the NFL Kickoff Game back on September 7.

With Wild Card Weekend behind us, and it certainly lived up to its billing, the top seeds are set to return the field for the Divisional Round of the National Football League playoffs. The Minnesota Vikings have an opportunity to do something special by hosting a Superbowl at the own stadium.

The logistical nightmare can still be worked around with the built-in bye week between the conference championship games and the Super Bowl, but even that may not be enough time to get everything done that would typically get done.

That will set up a Pittsburgh-Minnesota Super Bowl, and that's a rematch of Super Bowl IX.

Currently, the New England Patriots have the highest probability to win the Super Bowl at 29 percent, and are AccuScore's pick to win the championship for the second year in a row.

Arians sees them making a run like the Pittsburgh Steelers did when they won the Super Bowl over the Seattle Seahawks after sneaking into the playoffs as the final seed.

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