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Friday open thread: Which game are you most looking forward to this weekend?

This season sees the Wild Card round expand to six games.

NFL: JAN 11 AFC Divisional Playoff - Titans at Ravens Photo by Mark Goldman/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images

The crazy 2020 NFL season is moving into the playoffs, which of course will look a little different than in years past. The addition of a seventh playoff team in each conference means that Wild Card Weekend will be full of six games, three on both Saturday and Sunday.

On the NFC side, No. 2 New Orleans hosts No. 7 Chicago, No. 3 Seattle hosts No. 6 Los Angeles, and No. 4 Washington hosts No. 5 Tampa Bay (lol). For the AFC it will be No. 2 Buffalo against No. 7 Indianapolis, No. 3 Pittsburgh versus No. 6 Cleveland, and No. 4 Tennessee facing No. 5 Baltimore.

Today’s Question of the Day is:

Which game are you most looking forward to this weekend?

My answer:

Intra-division matchups are always a lot of fun, and Steelers-Browns and Seahawks-Rams both have a lot of potential for drama. Meanwhile, Lions fans will probably enjoy watching the Saints take down the Bears on Sunday, and as a Michigan fan I am excited to see Tom Brady have another good playoff run.

However, all eyes should be focused on Titans-Ravens this weekend. Last year’s six-over-one upset in the Divisional Round was one of the most shocking results of the season, but Tennessee proved this year that it was no fluke. Both teams could make a deep run this postseason, making their first round matchup very intriguing.


What is the best Wild Card game on the slate?

This poll is closed

  • 2%
    Saints vs. Bears
    (6 votes)
  • 7%
    Seahawks vs. Rams
    (18 votes)
  • 6%
    Football Team vs. Buccaneers
    (16 votes)
  • 31%
    Bills vs. Colts
    (79 votes)
  • 20%
    Steelers vs. Browns
    (52 votes)
  • 31%
    Titans vs. Ravens
    (78 votes)
249 votes total Vote Now