Experts: Playoff, Super Bowl picks

Which teams will meet in MetLife Stadium? Insider's experts make their picks. AP Photo/Mark Lennihan

A date at the Meadowlands is the ultimate goal, but emerging from the AFC and NFC playoff field is no easy feat. Six of Insider's NFL experts -- Bill Polian, Ron Jaworski, Herm Edwards, Louis Riddick, Mel Kiper and Mike Sando -- provided their picks and analysis for the two teams to reach the Super Bowl and who will prevail.

AFC champion

Ron Jaworski: Denver Broncos
I know I'm on a fairly sturdy limb, but give me the team with the best quarterback in the NFL -- the Denver Broncos. To watch Peyton Manning put together this kind of a season after his neck surgeries is just amazing. I think he'll carry the Broncos to New York and can overcome any shortcomings we've seen from Denver this season.