Join in with so much anticipation as the first of the two NFL Conference Championship Games kick off this afternoon as the Atlanta Falcons host the San Francisco 49ers. Fans of the Baltimore Ravens and that other team from New England will have to wait for a few more hours until they fight for their shot.
The NFC Championship Game pits the visiting 49ers as the road favorite over the home team Falcons. Regardless of what team advances to the big Game, both offer great story lines in matching up with the Ravens in two weeks time.
In the meantime, sit back, enjoy the game and get ready for the one that really matters kicks off at 6:30pm (ET). Post your thoughts and comments in this 2013 NFC Championship Game 'Open Thread' and scout the next opponent for the Baltimore Ravens when they meet on the NFL's biggest stage in New Orleans.
Who's your pick between the 49ers and Falcons and why?