There are Youngstown connections on all four teams in the NFL conference championship games.

They include: 

San Francisco 49ers: Dr. John & Denise DeBartolo York - Owners  - Canfield

Green Bay Packers: Corey Linsley - Center - Boardman High Graduate

Kansas City Chiefs: Deland McCullough - Running Backs Coach - Born in Youngstown

Tennessee Titans : Kenneth Durden - DB - Practice Squad - Played at Youngstown State