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NFL Wild Card Weekend Pick ‘Ems!
It’s about that time, football fans! Wild Card weekend is upon us and that means playoff football. The road to Super Bowl 51 begins Saturday and kicks off in Houston at 4:35 as the Oakland Raiders face off against the Texans. The night cap is an NFC matchup as the Detroit Lions head to Seattle to face the NFC West champion Seahawks at 8:15 EST. Our staff got together and gave their picks for this weekend’s opening round of the 2016-2017 playoffs.
Ryan Adams: Texans, Seahawks
Matt Litzenberger: Raiders, Seahawks
Brooks Roland: Texans, Seahawks
Trevor Grout: Raiders, Lions
Ed Greene: Texans , Lions
Anthony “Pug” Pugliese: Raiders, Seahawks
Hannah Watkins: Raiders, Seahawks
Joel Reser: Texans, Seahawks
Andy Villamarzo: Raiders, Lions
Jaret Rojas: Texans, Seahawks
Liz Churchville: Texans, Seahawks
The first game on Sunday has the Miami Dolphins traveling to Pittsburgh to face off against the AFC North champion Steelers at 1:05. The late game kicks off at 4:40 that afternoon and has the New York Giants heading to Green Bay to face the white-hot Packers who clinched the NFC North last Sunday in a win over the Lions.
Ryan Adams: Steelers, Giants
Matt Litzenberger: Steelers, Packers
Brooks Roland: Steelers, Packers
Trevor Grout: Steelers, Packers
Ed Greene: Steelers, Packers
Anthony “Pug” Pugliese: Steelers, Packers
Hannah Watkins: Dolphins, Giants
Joel Reser: Steelers, Giants
Andy Villamarzo: Steelers, Packers
Jaret Rojas: Steelers, Packers
Liz Churchville: Steelers, Giants