Steelers vs Browns: Who the experts are taking in this Week 2 AFC North battle

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Plenty of predictions have the Steelers finding a way to get the victory

Sporting News Prediction: Steelers 20, Browns 17

Pittsburgh vs. Cleveland is considered to be the upset of the week for this publication. The Steelers have given a lot of benefits of the doubt here as this writer truly believes that last week was a sham. They also believe that the Browns are not the same team that just blew out the Bengals last week. Expect a tough battle that ends with the Steelers finding a way to win this football game behind a better performance of Kenny Pickett.

CBS Sports Prediction: Steelers 23, Browns 20

CBS Sports is also going in the trend this week of picking the black and gold to play upset here. There are plenty of reasons as to why they went against the favored Browns in this contest, but the biggest one was Deshaun Watson. He did not play well last week and looked poor at times despite his team getting a blowout win. Also, the Steelers have two long-lasting streaks against the Browns and Monday night football, which they declined to look past.

AZ Central Prediction: Steelers 21, Browns 20

AZ Central is a new source for this article series as they predict a close matchup here that sees the Steelers winning the game by one point. That would surely get the fans of Steelers Nation hearts pumping. The main reason behind this conflicting prediction was Pittsburgh could not afford to lose their first two games of the season, especially in bad fashion. Expect a fight from the Steelers and a battle that they should overcome.