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The Week Ahead

Conference Championships Content Hub

by NBC Sports EDGE Staff
Updated On: January 30, 2022, 1:33 pm ET

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After four thrilling Divisional Round matchups, we're moving right along to the AFC (Bengals-Chiefs) and NFC (49ers-Rams) Championship games. This content hub is your one-stop shop for all of your playoff betting, DFS and fantasy playoff league needs. 

*Purple - Podcasts
*Black - Written content


Signature Columns & Podcasts

Coaching CarouselKyle Dvorchak tracks all of the NFL coaching interviews and hires ahead of the 2022 NFL season. READ

Divisional Round Recap & Championship Preview - Patrick Daugherty, John Daigle and Patrick Kerrane recap Divisional Round weekend before taking a quick look ahead to the Championship Round. LISTEN

Friday Walkthrough - Pat Kerrane details the most important context for fantasy football managers in the Championship Round Walkthrough. READ

AFC + NFC Championship Preview - Pat Daugherty, John Daigle, Denny Carter and Matt Stroup discuss expectations for Burrow, Mahomes, Deebo, and every fantasy/DFS option this weekend. LISTEN

Championship Round Ranks, Breakdowns - Denny Carter ranks players in this week's championship games and breaks down both matchups. READ

Injury Report - Hasan Rahim updates with news about notable injuries and game-time decisions all weekend. READ



An Early Look at Championship Sunday - Corey Parson takes an early look at Championship Sunday with some nuggets to chew on as the week begins. READ

Bet the Edge Podcast: Early Conference Championship Lines - Hosts Sara Perlman and Drew Dinsick are joined by PointsBet's Jay Croucher to preview early lines for the AFC and NFC Conference Championship matchups. LISTEN HERE

AFC and NFC Championship Midweek Odds Update - Jake Wolf looks at the betting splits and key trends for the AFC and NFC Championship games this weekend, plus insights from PointsBet Sportsbook. READ

The Weekly Taste - John Venezia dishes out a full breakdown of both sides of the ball for all four remaining teams in the Playoffs. READ

AFC Championship Marquee Matchups - Warren Sharp breaks down the AFC Championship Game with analytics and betting perspectives. READ

NFC Championship Marquee Matchups - Warren Sharp breaks down the NFC Championship Game with analytics and betting angles. READ

Five Final Plays for Championship Sunday - Hours from kickoff, the NFL EDGE Team has found value in five plays in a last look at the card. PointsBet has rewarded the parlay with a boost. READ

AFC Championship Player Props - Vaughn Dalzell breaks down his NFL betting card for the AFC Championship between the Chiefs (-7.5) and Bengals, plus Patrick Mahomes and Joe Burrow Props. READ

NFC Championship Player Props - Vaughn Dalzell breaks down his NFC Championship card in Rams (-3.5) vs 49ers, including a 1Q Bet, George Kittle, Odell Beckham and Aaron Donald Props. READ



DFS Starting Points - Renee Miller gets your Conference Championship NFL DFS research started. READ

Conference Championship DFS Bargains - Renee Miller checks out some of the players to save on when building Conference Championship NFL DFS lineups. READ

Championship Round Ranks + Game Breakdowns - Denny Carter ranks players in this week's championship games and breaks down both matchups. READ

Championship Round Start 'Em, Sit 'Em - Nick Mensio highlights some of his favorite DFS plays for Championship weekend. READ

Tracking Championship Sunday DFS salaries - How have DFS salaries changed for Joe Mixon and Jimmy Garoppolo? Take a look with the help of our salary tracker, part of NBC Sports EDGE+. READ

DFS Fades - Renee Miller suggests a few players to leave out of your lineups for Conference Round NFL DFS. READ

GPP Pivots - Spencer Limbach uncovers some sneaky-good NBA GPP Pivots away from the popular picks for the Conference Championship Round. READ

DFS Stacks - Check out a few stacking ideas for Conference Championship NFL DFS. READ


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