Staff picks for NFL wild-card round: Raiders vs. Bengals, Patriots vs. Bills, Steelers vs. Chiefs and more

Baltimore Sun staff writers pick every game of the NFL season. Here’s who they have winning in the wild-card round:

Las Vegas Raiders at Cincinnati Bengals (Saturday, 4:30 p.m.)

Ryan McFadden (172-100 overall, 9-7 last week): Bengals


Mike Preston (172-100 overall, 9-7 last week): Bengals

Jonas Shaffer (173-99 overall, 10-6 last week): Bengals


Childs Walker (174-98 overall, 8-8 last week): Bengals

New England Patriots at Buffalo Bills (Saturday, 8:15 p.m.)

McFadden: Patriots

Preston: Bills

Shaffer: Patriots

Walker: Bills

Philadelphia Eagles at Tampa Bay Buccaneers (Sunday, 1 p.m.)

McFadden: Buccaneers

Preston: Buccaneers

Shaffer: Buccaneers


Walker: Buccaneers

San Francisco 49ers at Dallas Cowboys (Sunday, 4:30 p.m.)

McFadden: 49ers

Preston: Cowboys

Shaffer: Cowboys

Walker: 49ers

Pittsburgh Steelers at Kansas City Chiefs (Sunday, 8:15 p.m.)

McFadden: Chiefs


Preston: Chiefs

Shaffer: Chiefs

Walker: Chiefs

Arizona Cardinals at Los Angeles Rams (Monday, 8:15 p.m.)

McFadden: Rams

Preston: Cardinals

Shaffer: Rams


Walker: Rams