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Peter King shares his predictions for the 2019 NFL season, including his Super Bowl LIV matchup and MVP winner, in this week’s edition of “Football Morning in America,” available now exclusively on NBCSports.com.
King also speaks with Kansas City quarterback Patrick Mahomes and head coach Andy Reid about Mahomes’ leadership, breaks down this weekend’s transactions from around the league, and chats with former Pro Bowl quarterback Carson Palmer about Andrew Luck’s retirement.
The following are highlights from this week’s edition of “Football Morning in America”:
King’s 2019 Playoff Predictions
King: “I’m picking a Chiefs-Saints Super Bowl. ... I saw both teams in August, and there’s not a lot to dislike about either team. Both are better than they were last January, and neither seems to carry the weight of painful losses into this season.”
King’s AFC picks and playoff seeds include:
1. Kansas City
3. New England
5. LA Chargers
His NFC picks and playoff seeds include:
1. New Orleans
3. LA Rams
4. Green Bay
6. San Francisco