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NFL Picks and Predictions: Divisional Round Steelers vs. Chiefs

The last time out, the Steelers waxed the Chiefs. But if the WC game taught us anything, change of venue and revenge mean quite a bit in the postseason. See who the contributors of BTSC think will prevail in this rematch.

NFL: AFC Wild Card-Miami Dolphins at Pittsburgh Steelers Geoff Burke-USA TODAY Sports

The playoffs are a far cry from Week 4 of an NFL regular season. Both teams have had major contributors fall victim to injury. Both teams have experienced different fortunes. Both teams have conquered divisional foes. Both teams have had rookies step into bigger roles. Both teams have experienced embarrassing defeat on the road. Both teams have earned the opportunity to avenge that defeat at home in the postseason. Pittsburgh did so last week. This week, the Kansas City Chiefs play their revenge game. Who do the contributors at BTSC feel will move on to the AFC Championship? We have it right here. Enjoy.

Anthony Defeo - PIT 28 KC 17

Bell has another huge game and Steelers advance to the AFC title game.

Brett Foreman - PIT 27 KC 17

Defense keeps up the momentum. Offense leans on Bell. Special teams contain Hill.

Brian Nuckols - PIT 17 KC 13

Steelers offense hits it’s stride it the second half and two 4th quarter touchdowns lead them to victory.

Dan Sager - PIT 30 KC 27

This will be a fun game. Both teams are loaded with weapons and well coached. I hope whoever wins this game wins the super bowl.

Fear94 - PIT 31 KC 24

"On a mission, I’m on a mission, I’m on a mission" - Le’Veon Bell

58Steel - PIT 27 KC 20

Deebo leads the defense. Bell keeps it going for the offense. Alex Smith beating Ben? No way!

Flip Fisher - PIT 20 KC 17

Stopping the run is going to be the key. I believe the Steelers will get it done. But they also have to keep Kelce and Hill in check.

Jeff Hartman - PIT 27 KC 24

For some reason, the Steelers match up well with the Chiefs. I think this game will be close, but Pittsburgh punches their ticket to the AFC Champ. Game.

Mike Frazer - PIT 24 KC 13

It’s not going to be the blowout that it was in week four. Both teams are better than they were then, but Pittsburgh is better by a wider margin, on both sides of the ball. Le’Veon Bell breaks 150 yards from scrimmage.

Robert Hitchcock - PIT 17 KC 13

Terrible weather makes for a low scoring, sloppy game. Steelers survive Arrowhead.

Zach Parnes - PIT 28 KC 24

Killer B’s don’t let KC exact revenge. On to New England.

Bryan Davis - KC 34 PIT 30

Tyreek Hill scares the living daylights out of me. He's going to get loose on Danny’s disaster of a special teams unit. Going to be close and I hope I'm wrong. Good news, I usually am.