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Key stats to know for each wild card game

By Eric Eager and George Chahrouri
Jan 5, 2019

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Dec 30, 2018; Baltimore, MD, USA; Baltimore Ravens quarterback Lamar Jackson (8) runs during the second half against the Cleveland Browns at M&T Bank Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Tommy Gilligan-USA TODAY Sports

Wild Card Weekend is finally upon us! A lot of teams that fought their way into the playoffs will be matching up in this round, which should make for some pretty close games. All the spreads are less than a touchdown and most are less than a field goal, so the margins should be razor thin. We’re going to pick out a couple of key factors for each team as we head into the first round of the playoffs.


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