Last weekend, the Indianapolis Colts took down the division rival Texans in Houston to secure a spot in the AFC Divisional Round against the Kansas City Chiefs. The Colts defense stifled the Titans offense, despite running back Derrick Henry continuing his late-season success.
Now they’ll hope to do the same thing against the presumptive MVP in Patrick Mahomes. Kansas City fields one of the most-potent offenses in the NFL, but poor weather could stifle both Mahomes and Andrew Luck in this game today.
With just a few minutes until kickoff, ESPN revealed its final prediction for the game between the hottest player in the NFL and the hottest team in the NFL.
ESPN’s FPI gave its prediction for the game. The Worldwide Leader gives the Chiefs a 74.9-percent chance to win the contest.
Mahomesand the Chiefs enter the game as a 5-point favorite.
Kansas City and Indianapolis kick off today at 4:35 p.m. ET. The game will be broadcast on NBC.