NFL Conference Championship Playoff Games This Week

NFC
GREEN BAY (12-6) over ATLANTA (12-5)—2:05 P.M. Sunday at Georgia Dome in Atlanta, Ga. (Fox)—Although the Falcons are favored by four points in the early line, the Packers are on an eight-game winning streak. Quarterback Aaron Rodgers promised to run the table and he is seeing to it personally that it gets done. This should be a high-scoring game with Green Bay winning 45-42.
AFC
NEW ENGLAND (15-2) over PITTSBURGH (13-5) 5:40 p.m. Sunday at Gillette Field in Foxborough, MA. (CBS))— The Steelers proved Sunday night that they could win a playoff game without scoring a touchdown. But that would result in disaster up in Foxborough. The six-point favored Patriots don’t seem to lose at home and they shouldn’t Sunday night, winning comfortably 36-23.