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Left: Atlanta Falcons tight end Levine Toilolo (80) vies for a passed ball with Green Bay Packers strong safety Morgan Burnett (42) during the second half of the NFL football NFC championship game Sunday, Jan. 22, 2017, in Atlanta. The Falcons won 44-21 to advance to Super Bowl LI. (AP Photo/John Bazemore) Right: New England Patriots wide receiver Chris Hogan (15) makes a touchdown reception during the first half of the AFC championship NFL football game against the Pittsburgh Steelers, Sunday, Jan. 22, 2017, in Foxborough, Mass. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)

The Atlanta Falcons and New England Patriots will face off in Super Bowl LI


UPDATE: Jan. 22 at 9:42 p.m. 

The Atlanta Falcons and New England Patriots will face off in Super Bowl LI on Feb. 5. 

The Patriots defeated the Pittsburgh Steelers 36-17 in the AFC Championship Game Sunday night while the Atlanta Falcons took down the Green Bay Packers in the NFC Championship Game with a final score of 44-21. 

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Although we still don't know who the Atlanta Falcons will face off against in Super Bowl LI, (we will by the end of the night) we do know a little more about the big game ahead. 

Emmy-award winning actor Keegan-Michael Key was chosen to host the "NFL Honors " show on Saturday, Feb. 4. 

The two-hour prime-time special will recognize the NFL's best players and performances from the 2016 season. 

Awards for AP Most Valuable Player, Coach of the Year, Comeback Player and Offensive and Defensive Player of the Year will be presented during the show, which is set to air at 8 p.m. on Fox. 

Key is best known for being the co-creator and co-star of Comedy Central's "Key & Peele." 

Country star Luke Bryan was chosen to sing the national anthem at the Super Bowl. Bryan is a two-time Academy of Country Music and Country Music Association Entertainer of the Year winner. 

Bryan tweeted this video shortly after the announcement was made. 

The Falcons secured their spot in Super Bowl LI with a 44-21 win over the Green Bay Packers.

The New England Patriots and Pittsburgh Steelers face off tonight in the AFC Championship.

The Associated Press contributed to this report.

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