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Five matchups that will define Week 13

USA Today Sports’ Tom Pelissero gives Bold Predictions that you’d never expect for Week 13 of the NFL season.

Fresh off being named AFC Defensive Player of the Month, J.J. Watt has reminded the NFL that he remains the league’s most disruptive player.

The Houston Texans defensive end has collected 9.5 sacks in his last five games (and an NFL-best 13.5 total) to put himself on pace for another 20-sack season. More importantly, his performance has led the charge in a four-game win streak that has put the once-dismissed Texans near the frontĀ of a crowded AFC wild-card race.

Entering Sunday’s matchup, the Buffalo Bills are well aware of how Watt can single-handedly turn a game. In the Texans’ win over the Bills last year, Watt racked up a stunning nine quarterback hits and batted a pass to himself for an interception he took 80 yards for a touchdown.

Now it’s Bills quarterback Tyrod Taylor’s turn to see how he fares against the reigning NFL…

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