Jacksonville Jaguars vs. Pittsburgh Steelers odds: NFL playoff picks from expert on 14-2 run – CBSSports.com

The Pittsburgh Steelers and Jacksonville Jaguars meet for the second time this season in the divisional round of the NFL playoffs. The hometown Steelers are seven-point favorites, the same as where the line opened. It had moved as high as 7.5 before falling back.

The Over-Under, or total number of points Vegas thinks will be scored, is unchanged from the opener of 41.

Before you make any bets on Jaguars-Steelers, you need to see what SportsLine expert Galin Dragiev has to say.

Last week, Dragiev nailed Tennessee +8.5, Buffalo +9, and Atlanta as an outright underdog winner at +250 on the money line.

Amazingly, that extended his run to 14-2 on NFL picks. Anyone who has followed his advice is way, way up.

Part of his success: Dragiev learned early on to predict the outcome of the game before determining how success trickles down to individual players, so he spent more time studying team outcomes than projecting individual players. When it comes to predictions, he trusts numbers above all else.

Now, he has examined every angle, every matchup and every trend in Jaguars vs. Steelers and locked in his pick. You can only see it over at SportsLine.

Dragiev knows that the last time the Steelers and Jaguars met, QB Ben Roethlisberger said after the game, “Maybe I don’t have it anymore” and retirement rumors ran wild.

Roethlisberger threw a career-high five interceptions, two of which were returned for touchdowns as the Jaguars’ fierce defense keyed a 30-9 victory. Roethlisberger was sacked twice and had a QB rating of 37.8.

The Steelers’ run game was also stymied against the Jaguars. RB Le’Veon Bell averaged 3.1 yards per carry on 15 attempts, his third-lowest yardage total of the season.

On the other side of the ball, Jags RB Leonard Fournette ran for almost 200 yards and two scores.

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