Titans vs Chiefs Predictions for AFC Championship Game

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Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes winds up to throw against the Texans in the AFC Divisional Round | Peter Aiken/Getty Images

AFC Championship Predictions 2020

After knocking off the Baltimore Ravens in the AFC Divisional Round, the Tennessee Titans look to continue their stunning and improbable run to Super Bowl LIV when they take on the Super Bowl-favorite Kansas City Chiefs in the AFC Championship Game at 3:05 p.m. EST this Sunday, Jan. 19. The Chiefs are currently 7.5-point favorites, according to FanDuel Sportsbook.

If you're thinking about making a wager on this game, it's always wise to consider the advice of some of the experts in the industry. With that in mind, here are a few expert predictions for this weekend's AFC Championship matchup between the Titans and the Chiefs.

Titans vs Chiefs Predictions

Sporting News
Tadd Haislop, of Sporting News, is picking the Chiefs to win straight up, but he expects the Titans to cover the spread, predicting a 34-28 final in Kansas City's favor.

Bleacher Report
Jake Rill, of Bleacher Report, is also predicting the Chiefs will defeat Tennessee on Sunday, but he offered neither a prediction for the final score nor spread.

ESPN Football Power Index (FPI)
The ESPN FPI Matchup Predictor is firmly in Kansas City's corner for this one, giving the home team an overwhelming 75.1 percent chance of beating the Titans outright.

Overall, all three of the experts highlighted above are predicting Kansas City to win outright, with one expert backing the Titans to barely cover a 7.5-point spread as road underdogs.

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