There are a Couple of NFL Wild Card Games on the Weekend and The College Football Championship on Monday
AFC Wild Card
Let’s Start with Kansas City Chiefs vs Houston Texans.
Since Week 8, Houston has allowed 12 points a game and 5 times since week 8 has allowed only 6 points in a game.
Last Week, Texans Defense had 8 sacks against the Jaguars.
The Chiefs are 7-3 ATS during their 10 game winning streak.
The Chiefs are 4-1 ATS in their last five games on the road against the Texans.
The Texans are 5-1 ATS in their last six games.
Brian Hoyer Completion rate is 60.7 this Season .
The Total is 40, I will take the Points and go under 40
Next. Pittsburgh vs Cincinnati
The Steelers offense has been running the ball heavily this season with the passing game accounting for 73.7 percent of the team’s total offense.
The Steelers rank in the bottom half in the league in plays of 20+ and 40+ yards.
The Steelers Defense 21st in yards allowed, but ninth in points allowed.
Steelers secondary are the third-worst team in the NFL (and the worst among playoff teams) at stopping the pass.
The Steelers, t injured Dalton in Week 14 and AJ McCarron has led the Bengals to a 2-2 record (including the Steelers game), while throwing six touchdowns and two interceptions.
The Bengals Defense has allowed the second-fewest points per game this season and have held their opponents to under the 20 point plateau in seven of their last eight contests.
The Bengals are 0-6 ATS in their last six Wild Card games.
The OVER is 7-1 in the Steelers’ last eight Wild Card games.
The Steelers are 11-3 ATS in their last 14 games in January.
The total is 45.5 I’m taking the points and go under, If I had to choose, I would pick the Steelers.
NFC Wild Card
Seahawks VS Vikings
Seattle beat Minnesota in Week 13 38-7.
Minnesota finished as the best spread bet in the league at 13-3 ATS, while Seattle produce five covers in their last six games. The Seahawks opened as 5.5-point road chalk at most sportsbooks. It’s a big sample size, but it’s worth noting Minnesota is 3-10 ATS as a playoff underdog since 1988.
The total has gone OVER in the Vikings’ last four wildcard games.
The UNDER is 6-1-1 in Vikings’ last 8 playoff games.
Total is 39.5. I’m going to Sit back and Watch this game. If I had to Choose I will pick Seattle.
Green Bay vs Washington
Green Bay Lost to the Minnesota Vikings last week 20-13 for the NFC North.
Mike McCarthy will give up play-calling duties for the first time since he took over the position in 2006.
The Packers are 3-11-1 ATS in their last 15 games as underdogs.
Washington beat division rivals Philadelphia and Dallas to close out the season and clinched home-field advantage in the first round. Washington at FedEx Field this season, went 6-2 in front of their hometown fans.
Kirk Cousins finished the Season with 69.8 completion rate , 4,166 yards, 29 Td’s , 11 picks. Cousins threw 16 touchdowns for 2,170 yards with just two interceptions at home.
Washington have not lost as a playoff favorite since December 30th, 1984 against the Bears, going a sizzling 6-0 ATS in that span. Green Bay has not been an underdog to Washington since 1988.
Washington are 12-4 ATS in their last 16 playoff games.
Washington are 0-5 ATS in their last five games as home favorites.
The Total is 40, I will take the points and Go Over.
College Football Championship
Alabama vs Clemson.
Alabama is coming off a 38-0 win against Michigan State in the Playoffs.
Derrick Henry has 25 rushing touchdowns this season, Jake Coker has completed 74.7 percent of his passes with eight touchdowns and no interceptions in the past four games.
Crimson Tide’s Defense given up 14.4 points per game this season, which is third best in the nation, and have only twice allowed an opponent to score 20 or more points.
Clemson beat Oklahoma 37-17. The Tigers remain undefeated this season and have a scoring differential of +18.3 through their 14 games so far.
Clemson’s QB Deshaun Watson, has thrown for 31 touchdowns with 12 picks.
Clemson is 1-3 ATS in their last four games against SEC opponents.
Alabama is 4-0 ATS in their last four games against the ACC.
The OVER is 7-3 in Clemson’s past 10 games.
This is Going to be a great Game and Very Tough Game for Clemson The Total is 50.5 I’m Going over and I have a Feeling that the Crimson Tide will be National Champions.