There is always a calculated amount of risk that goes into betting an NFL game. As much as the pundits will attack every aspect of the matchup from all angles, the truth is that nobody really knows how any game is going to play out.
On any given Sunday, any team is capable of pulling off an upset. This notion will likely hold true in the NFL Divisional playoffs this weekend.
Due to the sheer level of competition, betting on playoff games is a precarious notion. The teams playing on Sunday are going to be out there for a reason.
As the best eight squads that the NFL has to offer, each of them is capable of advancing to the next round. We've had an entire regular season to evaluate each respective roster, and we have a firm grasp on the injury situations, but this weekend is not a time to go predicting blowouts.
As you will see in the following slides, it's probably best to play it safe while betting this weekend. Let's take a look at the betting lines for each matchup, identify the safest prop bets and then make a prediction of the outcome.
All odds are courtesy of Footballocks.com, and this article is for entertainment and informational purposes only.