When Alabama fans watch the AFC and NFC championship games Sunday, they might see quite a few familiar faces.
In a cool chart compiled by Business Insider, it’s revealed that Alabama has the second-most players competing in the NFL’s conference championship games this upcoming weekend. The Crimson Tide boast seven, while Stanford comes in first with 11. LSU and Auburn are part of a three-way tie for third with six players apiece.
The New England Patriots host the Pittsburgh Steelers in the AFC Championship Game. The Green Bay Packers travel to the Atlanta Falcons to decide the NFC title.
The entire post is worth a read, and it’s interesting to see the various schools represented among the 212 active players and 75 inactive players on teams participating in the conference title games. There are 131 schools with at least one player represented among the NFL’s final four.