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Local NFL Players, Coaches Participating In AFC, NFC Championship Games

Head coach Andy Reid of the Kansas City Chiefs holds up the Lamar Hunt trophy after defeating the Tennessee Titans in the AFC Championship Game at Arrowhead Stadium on January 19, 2020 in Kansas City, Missouri. The Chiefs defeated the Titans 35-24. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah – Six local players and multiple coaches will represent the state of Utah during NFL Championship Sunday in the NFC and AFC title games.

Both championship games will take place on Sunday, January 24.

Two local players are featured in the NFC Championship and four players are members of the teams in the AFC Championship.

Three coaches with ties to the state of Utah will coach in the AFC title contest for the Kansas City Chiefs.


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NFC Championship

Tampa Bay Buccaneers vs. Green Bay Packers

Local Players

Bucs: None

Packers: Jordan Love, Jamaal Williams

Location: Lambeau Field in Green Bay, Wisconsin

Time: 1:05 p.m. (MDT)


AFC Championship

Buffalo Bills vs. Kansas City Chiefs

Local Players and Coaches

Bills: Zack Moss (OUT), Taron Johnson

Chiefs: Players – Daniel Sorensen, Darwin Thompson, Marcus Kemp (Practice Squad), Coaches – Andy Reid, Alex Whittingham, Porter Ellett

Location: Arrowhead Stadium in Kansas City, Missouri

Time: 4:40 p.m. (MDT)


Kyle IrelandΒ is a Locals in the NFL Insider for and host of theΒ Yards After College Podcast. Follow him on Twitter (@kyleireland) and Instagram (@kyleirelandksl).

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