(the) National Football Conference

(the) National Football Conference
the National Football Conference [the National Football Conference] (abbr the NFC)
(in American football) one of two groups of teams in the ↑National Football League (NFL). The NFC has four divisions with four teams in each division. The other NFL group is the ↑American Football Conference (AFC).

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