Ready for some football? Rappers have been ready! With a trip to the Superbowl on the line this weekend during the National Football League's AFC and NFC championship games, XXL chose to compile the 20 best rap references for the final four teams: The Baltimore Ravens, New England Patriots, New York Giants and San Francisco 49ers. Touchdown!—XXL Staff
"Quarterback Weezy, young Tom Brady/Open up your mouth and catch a bomb, baby" —Lil Wayne, “That’s All I Have”
"Rollin' with a crew of giants like Justin Tuck/So if you really wanna step, better muscle up" -Chris Webby, "Mad Bars"
“And I don't own land baby, I own a landmine/So step on my land and catch a bomb like Anquan” —Lil Wayne, “New Orleans Maniac”
"My life is a movie, I got a leading lady/My rooftop drop back like Tom Brady" —Lil Wayne, "Gucci Gucci," Sorry 4 the Wait (2011)
“You niggas mad that you not me/I remain a Giant, and you Jeremy Shockey” –Wale, "Chillin'"
"These niggas ain't playing in New York like the Giants-ha!" -J cole, "Til’ Infinity"
"Play like a New York Giant, then you can get tackled" -Lil Cease, "New York Minute remix"
"I grind daily, Patriotic like Tom Brady" -Trife, "Paisley Darts"
"And a sack of purple, we smoke that Ed Reed" -CyHi Da Prince, "Stadium"
"I call the play, now do you see why?/These bitches calling me Manning, Eli!/Manning, Eli! These bitches calling me Manning, Eli!" -Nicki Minaj, "Roman's Revenge"
"Play me, I'm arm crazy/I'm Tom Brady" -Lloyd Banks, "Let It Go"
"Niggas tried they best to hurt me, come and catch the birdie/I'm Tom Brady, you a Testeverde/Yeah, old, washed-up with no arm strength" -Max B, "Blow Me A Dub"
"Make ya so-called soldiers just run like Gore/Yeah, Frank that is, from San Francis" -Lil Wayne, "Get High Rule The World"
Crooked I Born 9/23/1978
"Stack of paychecks with a whole bunch of commas, Still wear red like an old 49er/Fuck shittin' on ya, dump the whole toilet on ya/ Weezy F baby, bitch I'm hotter than Uganda" -Lil Wayne, "YM BANGER"
"But everybody’s run stops, ask Brandon Jacobs" -Joe Budden, "Remember The Titans"
"Know me, a New Jerz Giant bought a crib next to Osi" -Joe Budden, "Boy Looka Here Freestyle"
Joe Budden Toronto
"You know I'm a rap Giant, why Plax yourself" -Joe Budden, "Pain In My Life"