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NFL playoffs: Can Josh Allen, Bills solve Ravens’ blitz and slow Lamar Jackson? – NFL Nation
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NFL playoffs: Can Josh Allen, Bills solve Ravens’ blitz and slow Lamar Jackson? – NFL Nation

Saturday, 8:15 p.m. ET | NBCMatchup rating: 94.3 | Spread: BUF -2.5 (50)What to watch for: The Ravens blitzed their opponents more frequently than any other NFL team this season at 41% of opponent dropbacks -- but Buffalo quarterback Josh Allen is ready for it. He faced more blitzes than any other quarterback during the regular season. And he did damage against them. Facing a blitz, he led the NFL in passing touchdowns with 17 (and had two more last week in the wild-card round), was second in QBR (93.4) and finished fourth in yards per dropback at 7.4. -- Marcel Louis-JacquesBold prediction: The Ravens' Lamar Jackson will become the first quarterback to rush for 100 yards in consecutive playoff games. He produced just the sixth 100-yard rushing game by a quarterback in the playoffs in l...