The NFL playoffs have begun, and it’s time to begin the process of crowning a champion. Super Wild Card Weekend featured several intriguing matchups, as we already saw the Packers stun the Cowboys along with the Lions win a playoff game for the first time in 32 years, and a lot else. Now we’re down to Monday’s final two games of the opening weekend, including the Steelers and Bills playing in a game that was moved due to bad weather in Buffalo. Which teams will rise to the occasion, and which ones will falter? That’s what we’re here to explore.
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Pittsburgh Steelers at Buffalo Bills
Time: Monday, 4:30 p.m. ET (CBS, Paramount+)
Open: Bills -10, O/U 36.5
“T.J. Watt has been ruled out for this game, which puts a severe dent in Pittsburgh’s chances of disrupting Josh Allen and pulling off the upset. Without Watt, the Steelers are 1-10, allow an average of six more points a game, and have half as many sacks per game. Meanwhile, the Bills winning the AFC East in Week 18 and jumping up to the No. 2 seed is a massive development because they are a far superior team at home than they are on the road, which includes the play from Allen. The Bills quarterback is completing 67.6% of his passes and has a 102.4 passer rating at…