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Compelling QB matchups set scene in AFC

After the dust settled in the wild-card round, these are the 10 burning questions for the AFC divisional playoffs, John Clayton writes.

Originally Published: January 4, 2009
By John Clayton | ESPN.com

Even though the Titans came out of the regular season with a league-best 13-3 record, the AFC divisional round is wide open.

If history is any indication, next weekend's AFC games will be close, putting more pressure on quarterbacks. Since 2002, seven of the 12 AFC divisional playoff games have been decided by seven points or less.

Can San Diego's Philip Rivers upstage Ben Roethlisberger on Sunday in Pittsburgh? Can Ravens rookie QB Joe Flacco outduel ...

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