In four of the last five seasons, the Super Bowl champion has come from the AFC, and it could very well happen again at Super Bowl LIV.
The Ravens and Patriots are the two favorites to win the title this year, both in Las Vegas odds and ESPN's FPI projections.
So when assessing the AFC with five weeks to go in the regular season, the drama isn't so much the two teams at the top, but the crowded field of playoff contenders behind New England and Baltimore.
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