AFC Championship Could Be Played At LA Coliseum

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The NFL could move the AFC Championship Game to an alternate venue if the Los Angeles Chargers and Indianapolis Colts win their road games this weekend.

According to league sources, there is concern about the game being played at 30,000-seat Dignity Health Sports Park (formerly the StubHub Center). As the home stadium of Major League Soccer's L.A. Galaxy, it is primarily used for soccer and is not properly created to accommodate NFL games.

Andrew Luck and the Colts have gone 10-1 in their last 11 games while the Chiefs lost two of their final three games to end the season before locking up the top overall seed in the AFC and securing home-field advantage.

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However, this solution also presents another dilemma. It would simply be too much wear and tear for one gridiron to handle. It died down when the Chargers entered the playoffs as the fifth seed, but there have been conversations this week about the prospects for moving the championship game, should the Colts and Chargers both win, which would leave L.A.as the AFC's best seed remaining and therefore the title-game host.

There are only seven games left to play in the National Football League season and we're just a few weeks away from Super Bowl LIII in Atlanta.

The Rams host the Cowboys on Saturday at the Coliseum while the Chargers travel to New England on Sunday to kick off against the Patriots. The temporary home of the Los Angeles Rams, who are hosting the Dallas Cowboys on Saturday.

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