Bengals to face Chiefs in AFC Championship in Kansas City

The Cincinnati Bengals take the field before the first quarter during an NFL divisional playoff football game against the Tennessee Titans, Saturday, Jan. 22, 2022, at Nissan Stadium in Nashville.

The Cincinnati Bengals will face the Chiefs in Kansas City next Sunday (Jan. 30) in the AFC Championship at 3:05 p.m. Eastern on CBS.

The Chiefs defeated the Bills in Kansas City, 42-36, on Sunday in Divisional Round action. The Bengals earned Saturday's 19-16 playoff win against the Titans in Nashville.

Logan Wilson's interception in the final minute helped set up Evan McPherson's game-winning field goal, lifting the Bengals to their first road playoff win in franchise history.

The Bengals rallied to beat the Chiefs, 34-31, on Jan. 2 to clinch the AFC North title.

The Bengals' last AFC Championship appearance came on Jan. 8, 1989, against the Bills. Cincinnati won to advance to the Super Bowl.

Social media reactions to the Bengals' AFC Championship opponent - as well as the San Francisco 49ers as a possible Super Bowl foe:

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