The Patriots and Ravens head into the AFC Championship much the same way they made it through the season. Both teams overcame injuries this season, using the strength of their roster depth, their systemic strength, and most importantly, the efforts of their medical staff.
From Ray Lewis' arm to Aaron Hernandez's ankle to Julian Edelman's foot, there were a lot of injuries that these teams overcame. Both will try to do it for one more week as they look for another trip to the NFL's biggest stage, the Super Bowl.
Let's take a look at five injuries that could affect the outcome of the game.