This season, for just the ninth time since the 1970 meger, the NFC won the interconfernence regular season series against the AFC. And the last seven times the NFC did that, it's representative also captured the Super Bowl.
Those nine season:
|Season||Record||SB Winner||SB Loser||Score|
|1971||23-15-2||Cowboys (NFC)||Dolphins||24- 3|