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Every Tuesday at 1 p.m. Eastern time, Barry Svrluga takes your questions. (Simone Noronha for The Washington Post)

So we’re down to the final four: Cincinnati and Kansas City in the AFC; San Francisco and Philadelphia in the NFC. Four very interesting teams with varied storylines and approaches. The NFL’s conference championship games should be a blast.

To help surf through all the issues at hand, I asked my colleague, columnist Jerry Brewer, to lend a hand. Jerry will be at the game in Kansas City on Sunday, and he’ll move on to the Super Bowl after that. A perfect guest at a perfect time.

Here are some of the questions we answered:

Read the full chat below.

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Thomas Floyd, an editor for The Post’s Sports section, produced this Q&A.