NFL Week 17 Picks: Predicting the Winner and Final Scores for All Season Finales
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Much attention in Week 17 of the NFL season should focus on games taking place in both of the league's southern divisions. More specifically, two contests have massive playoff implications.

In the NFC, the 9-6 Atlanta Falcons, who are holding on to the sixth seed in the NFC, are hosting the 11-4 Carolina Panthers.

In the AFC, it's a similar situation: The 8-7 Tennessee Titans, who are holding on to the sixth seed in the AFC, are hosting the 10-5 Jacksonville Jaguars.

We'll take a deep dive into...


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