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After upsetting Green Bay in the NFC title game, Tampa Bay is the first team to play a Super Bowl in its home venue. The SuperBook has posted opening Super Bowl odds, which have the Buccaneers as 3.5-point underdogs against the Kansas City Chiefs.
Patrick Mahomes went down with a concussion in the third quarter against Cleveland, but the Chiefs hung on behind backup Chad Henne, and indications are that Mahomes will play in this weekend's AFC Championship game.
Patrick Mahomes was questionable throughout the week dealing with a concussion and a foot injury, but he was fully cleared and will be under center in the AFC Championship against Buffalo.
Conor McGregor takes on Dustin Poirier in the main event of UFC 257 Saturday night on Fight Island. McGregor scored a TKO of Poirier at UFC 178 in September 2014. McGregor is a -310 favorite Saturday.
The Brooklyn Nets made a blockbuster trade Jan. 13 to acquire James Harden, which moved their odds to win the NBA title up to +350 at The SuperBook. A week later, the Nets have dialed back a tick to +400.
Taysom Hill, who is utilized a number of different ways in the Saints offense, is questionable for Sunday night's NFC Divisional Round game against Tampa Bay with a knee injury.
Disgruntled star James Harden was traded Wednesday from the Rockets to the Nets. Brooklyn's NBA championship odds opened +1,200 at The SuperBook at Westgate and are now +350.
DeVonta Smith went off in the CFP championship game, exploding for 215 receiving yards and three TDs in the first half alone before exiting with a finger injury. Alabama thumped Ohio State 52-24.
The Cleveland Browns are missing a lot of bodies for Sunday night's Wild Card matchup against Pittsburgh, but they may get WR Donovan Peoples-Jones.
Circa Million II winner Dakota Reed is presented his check for $1 million by Circa Resort & Casino owner Derek Stevens.
Washington star WR Terry McLaurin is expected to return for Week 17 against Philadelphia, after missing last week's game with an ankle injury.
North Carolina's leading rusher, Michael Carter, will not play in the Orange Bowl as he wants to prepare for the NFL Draft. UNC will also be without its No. 2 RB, Javonte Williams.
New England CB Stephon Gilmore will miss not play against the Buffalo Bills on Monday after suffering a partially torn quad in Week 15.
With quarterback Brandon Allen ruled out due to a knee injury, Ryan Finley will start for the Bengals on MNF.
Quarterback Ian Book and Notre Dame look to beat Clemson for the second time this season when the two teams meet Saturday in the ACC title game. But with Trevor Lawrence healthy, Clemson is -9.5.