The showdown for bragging rights in the NFC is almost upon us, and everyone is looking to New Orleans where the Vikings and the Saints will battle it out at the Superdome.
Offseason struggles with Brett Favre aside, both teams are expected to fair well in this upcoming NFL season.
But if you're not a Saints or a Vikings fan, you're probably feeling a little left out at the moment.
Don't worry, we're here to comfort you.
Here are the top ten reasons neither team will make it to the NFC Championship.