The 2012 NFL Conference Championship games are on the horizon after a wild Divisional Round weekend, and there are several key underdogs to keep an eye on heading into the games.
There are underdogs on each team in the Conference Championships who could surprisingly have big games for their teams when they need it most.
It is also only natural to have a team labeled as the underdog in each contest, and it is easy to define which teams deserve that label heading into the contests.
In the following slideshow we will label the players who are underdogs and dissect why. Then, we will examine why one team in each contest deserves the label.
Let's take a look.