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NFL Playoffs 2017: Jacksonville Jaguars at Pittsburgh Steelers

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The greatest weekend of NFL football showcases a revenge game for the final spot in the AFC Championship Game.

NFL: OCT 08 Jaguars at Steelers
First time these two teams met up, Jacksonville manhandled the Steelers.
Photo by Mark Alberti/ Icon Sportswire

Watching the Titans get demolished last night was fun. I hope for the same thing today as the Steelers look to revenge an embarrassing loss Week 5 of the regular season.

The Jacksonville Jaguars’ defense matches up well with Pittsburgh’s offense. Antonio Brown versus Jalen Ramsey. Ju-Ju Smith-Schuster versus A.J. Bouye. Le’Veon Bell versus the Jags’ great linebacker corps (Posluszny, Jack, Smith).

But maybe the most important match-up is Leonard Fournette versus the Steelers’ LBs. If he can establish a run game and take the pressure off Blake Bortles, the Jags will advance.

**Throws up on keyboard**

Side question: Does anyone know if Bortles is still dating that girl from college? Wondering if all the interceptions and comparisons to LeBron James turned her away.

My prediction? I do not think Jacksonville can manhandle Pittsburgh without having a natural advantage. I have Jacksonville 28, Pittsburgh 24. Follow along in the comments section.

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