But make sure to stay with ABC Tri-Cities on Saturday because at 4:20 p.m. the Tennessee Titans take on the Kansas City Chiefs. Kansas City is heavily favored in this game, and the fan base is expecting a big win. We'll review every game and give everyone something to think about before they watch the action this weekend.
The Titans can keep it close, but it's too much offense from Kansas City. While that may turn out to be true, the Chiefs feature a high powered offensive attack and they enjoy playing at Arrowhead. The Chiefs haven't won a home playoff game in almost a quarter century, something that will play on Alex's mind when he take the snap. The Titans do not play well from behind.
The Chiefs have won their past four games, but they were against the 6-10 Raiders, 9-7 Chargers, 6-10 Dolphins and 5-11 Broncos - not exactly stiff competition. With that now out of the way and the Titans able to breathe a little easier since they made the playoffs, the focus now has to go to the Kansas City Chiefs. Titans still trail the Chiefs 21-10. If the Titans are physical up front and if Wesley Woodyard and Avery Williamson are making their run fits, the Titans should have a fairly successful time slowing down the NFL's leading rusher this season. Hill recorded nine plays of more than 40 yards, including six touchdowns.
Kansas City's defense thrives on turnovers, which have proven highly predictive of the team's success this season. The over/under is set at 44.0, though it may be hard to hit that number, as the Titans offense has been atrocious at times this season. Hunt had a bit of a downturn middle of the season - which make his total year stats more wonderful - but has been back with force the past few weeks. The Chiefs, like the Titans, had an up-and-down season.
-Chiefs WR Tyreek Hill vs. Titans CB Adoree' Jackson. Tennessee tied for third in the AFC with 43 sacks.
The Chiefs were among the most penalized teams in the National Football League this season, getting flagged 118 teams. The best pass catchers on both teams are the tight ends - Travis Kelce for Kansas City and Delanie Walker for Tennesee - outside of that the weapons are either still developing or non-existent. That is followed by NFL Countdown at 3 p.m.
Smith is trying to validate the best season of his career in what could be his final game for the Chiefs (10-6). He and Tony Gonzalez are the only players in Chiefs history with consecutive seasons of 80 catches and 1,000 yards.