Betting takeaways for NFL conference championship games: San Francisco 49ers thriving as underdogs

Jimmy Garoppolo isn't among the elite quarterbacks in the NFL, but is still finding a way to win football games for the 49ers. Patrick McDermott/Getty Images

The NFL playoffs are now whittled down to the final four teams. The divisional-round action left us with a Cincinnati Bengals vs. Kansas City Chiefs matchup in the AFC Championship Game and a San Francisco 49ers vs. Los Angeles Rams matchup in the NFC Championship Game. Both of these games are rematches from earlier in the season, with the NFC West showdown being the third time the two teams will see each other this season. Here's how I rank the final four teams in my power rankings.