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FILE - In this Dec. 17, 2018, file photo, New Orleans Saints' Drew Brees (9) scrambles away from a Carolina Panthers defender during the first half of an NFL football game in Charlotte, N.C. Offense wins championships in the new NFL. For the first time since the league expanded to 32 teams in 2002, none of the teams playing in the conference title game have a defense ranked in the top 10 in total yards. Only New England is among the top 10 in fewest points allowed. But, the Chiefs, Patriots, Saints and Rams do possess the four most prolific offenses in the league. (AP Photo/Jason E. Miczek, File) **FILE**

Explosive offenses to power NFL conference title games

- Associated Press

The Chiefs, Patriots, Saints and Rams possess the four most prolific offenses in the league. That’s the first time the four highest-scoring teams play for the conference championship during the Super Bowl era.

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FILE - In this Nov. 26, 2017, file photo, New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees, right, gets sacked by Los Angeles Rams defensive end Aaron Donald during the first half of an NFL football game, in Los Angeles. The Rams, with unanimous All-Pro defensive tackle Aaron Donald take on the Saints in the NFC Championship on Sunday, Jan. 20, 2019.(AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill, File)

Rams-Saints Matchups

- Associated Press

The gumbo the New Orleans Saints are cooking up is flavored with lots of passes from Drew Brees to Michael Thomas, plenty of runs by Alvin Kamara and Mark Ingram, and enough dashes of defense to negate the high-powered offense of the Los Angeles Rams.

Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes answers questions during a news conference Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2019, in Kansas City, Mo. The Chiefs are scheduled to play the New England Patriots for the NFL football AFC championship Sunday. (John Sleezer/The Kansas City Star via AP)

Patriots-Chiefs Matchups

- Associated Press

It will be dark and cold, perhaps absurdly cold, Sunday night in Kansas City. Arrowhead Stadium will be lit up, though, and the winner of the Patriots-Chiefs game will head to Atlanta for the Super Bowl.

Kansas City Chiefs coach Andy Reid speaks during a news conference Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2019, in Kansas City, Mo. The Chiefs are scheduled to play the New England Patriots for the NFL football AFC championship Sunday. (John Sleezer/The Kansas City Star via AP)

Chiefs aim to end 49-year Super Bowl drought Sunday vs Pats

- Associated Press

The even-keeled executive with the crisp suit and winning smile stood inside the mostly empty Kansas City Chiefs locker room, his team having just won a home playoff game for the first time in 25 years.

2 QBs leaving Longhorns as transfer frenzy hits Texas

- Associated Press

Texas is set at quarterback with Sam Ehlinger, who had a breakout season in 2018. It is the depth chart behind him that has suddenly become a concern for coach Tom Herman as the wave of players exploring their options to move has reached the Longhorns.