NFL Championship Game: Matchups, Schedules and Broadcast Information Originally Posted on NBC Sports Chicago
The NFL is just a few minutes away from the Finals.
The AFC and NFC Championship games will take place next weekend, with teams looking to earn a ticket to Super Bowl LVII in Arizona.
The Kansas City Chiefs were the first team to advance to a championship weekend after defeating the Jacksonville Jaguars on Saturday. This would be his fifth consecutive appearance for the No. 1-seeded Chiefs in the AFC Championship.
There they will face a rematch with the Cincinnati Bengals, the team that upset them last season. The defending AFC champion upsets his Bills in Buffalo on Sunday in snowy conditions and heads to Kansas City for his AFC title his game for the second straight season.
In the NFC, the #1 seed Philadelphia Eagles beat the New York Giants to advance to the championship game. The Eagles advanced to his NFC Championship for the first time since their 2017-18 Super Bowl-winning season.
Hosting the winners of the No. 2 San Francisco 49ers and No. 5 Dallas Cowboys, the weekend of divisional rounds concludes on Sunday.
Let’s take a look at the championship weekend schedule.
What is the schedule for the AFC and NFC Championship games?
The AFC and NFC Championship Games will take place on Sunday, January 29th. The NFC Title Game will be played first, followed by the AFC Title Game.
2. San Francisco 49ers/No. 5 Dallas Cowboys vs. No. 1 Philadelphia Eagles, 3:00 p.m. ET.
No. 3 Cincinnati Bengals vs. No. 1 Kansas City Chiefs, 6:30 p.m. ET.
What channel will the AFC and NFC Championship matches be played on?
The NFC Championship matches will air on FOX. Announcers are Kevin Burkhardt (play-by-play), Greg Olsen (color analyst), and Erin Andrews (sideline reporter).
The AFC Championship matches will be televised on CBS. Announcers are Jim Nance (play-by-play), Tony Romo (color analyst) and Tracy Wolfson (sideline reporter).