Playbook picks: AFC playoff spot predictions

NFL Network’s Playbook analysts are standing united in their predcitions of who will earn the two AFC wild-card spots that remain up for grabs. Brian Baldinger, Sterling Sharpe and Joe Theismann all expect the Jets and Ravens to win and get the job done.

Another somewhat surprising pick all three analysts agreed on was their prognostication that the Panthers will hand the Saints a third consecutive loss.

What do you think?

Here are the Week 16 picks:

NFC Playbook: Friday 6 p.m. ET
Eagles at Cowboys
Baldinger: Cowboys
Sharpe: Cowboys
Theismann: Eagles

Packers at Cardinals
Baldinger: Cardinals
Sharpe: Packers
Theismann: Packers

Saints at Panthers
Baldinger: Panthers
Sharpe: Panthers
Theismann: Panthers

Giants at Vikings
Baldinger: Vikings
Sharpe: Giants
Theismann: Vikings

Bears at Lions
Baldinger: Bears
Sharpe: Bears
Theismann: Bears

Falcons at Buccaneers
Baldinger: Falcons
Sharpe: Falcons
Theismann: Falcons

49ers at Rams
Baldinger: 49ers
Sharpe: 49ers
Theismann: 49ers

Titans at Seahawks
Baldinger: Titans
Sharpe: Titans
Theismann: Titans
AFC Playbook: Saturday at 12 p.m. ET
Jaguars at Browns
Baldinger: Browns
Sharpe: Browns
Theismann: Browns

Chiefs at Broncos
Baldinger: Broncos
Sharpe: Broncos
Theismann: Broncos

Steelers at Dolphins
Baldinger: Steelers
Sharpe: Steelers
Theismann: Steelers

Colts at Bills
Baldinger: Bills
Sharpe: Bills
Theismann: Colts

Redskins at Chargers
Baldinger: Chargers
Sharpe: Chargers
Theismann: Chargers

Ravens at Raiders
Baldinger: Ravens
Sharpe: Ravens
Theismann: Ravens

Patriots at Texans
Baldinger: Texans
Sharpe: Patriots
Theismann: Texans

Bengals at Jets
Baldinger: Jets
Sharpe: Jets
Theismann: Jets

Playbook airs Tuesday through Friday at 6 p.m. ET, and Saturday at noon. It combines Xs-and-Os analysis of each NFL game with roundtable debates on the NFL’s hottest topics. For more information, check out NFL Network’s broadcast schedule.

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