After the wild-card win over Carolina, they are slight favorites with a 51-percent win probability, according to AccuScore's simulations. The remaining percentage of the ticket revenue goes to the host team, and the Vikings would get that revenue on top of their Super Bowl share. Should the Vikes win just two more games, they will not only host a super bowl party - they'll take part in it. While he deserves credit for using his legs to help get the Jags to the next round, if Bortles can't throw the ball better than Sunday then Jacksonville's season will likely end in Pittsburgh this weekend. That's also a regular-season rematch. Lead by Ryan, the team has the leadership needed to make yet another deep playoff run. The Pats' odds to win the Super Bowl have dropped from +210 before last weekend to +200. Why?
CBS Sports has your AFC and NFC Championships as contests between the Patriots and Steelers, and the Saints vs the Vikings. Foles has had success since taking over for the injured Carson Wentz, but will be tested in a big playoff game at home.
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Dec 31, 2017; Foxborough, MA, USA; New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady (12). With the AFC being the designated home team in this year's Super Bowl, the AFC champion would be assigned the Vikings' practice facility and locker room and the NFC champion would practice at the University of Minnesota and get the road locker room. New England will host the Tennessee Titans on Saturday night and is currentlya 13.5-point home favorite. The Jaguars dominated the first meeting in Week 5, beating the Steelers 30-9 as the defense picked off Ben Roethlisberger five times.
So which teams will come out on top and advance to the conference championship games?
Bing's National Football League predictions use team and player statistics and web activity to build a statistical model that takes into account historical data and real-time information (like injuries, suspensions, and lineup changes). Either team will make the Patriots earn their trip to the Super Bowl, but if the Patriots continue playing like they've been playing of late, we could be seeing the Patriots in the Super Bowl once again to defend their title. A lot of guests are fans of football, or don't have a vested interest in the game. This will bring the Falcons and the Vikings in the final match to determine who among them will play in this year's Super Bowl.