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The Athletic
5 months ago
San Francisco 49ers

49ers are relying on the veteran savvy of safeties Logan Ryan and Tashaun Gipson Sr.

The San Francisco 49ers' defense relied on a key play from veteran defensive back Logan Ryan to secure their win in the NFC Championship Game.
Ryan successfully sold a man-to-man coverage disguise, throwing off the timing of the Detroit Lions' route and forcing an incomplete pass. [ more ]
The Athletic
5 months ago
San Francisco 49ers

49ers are relying on the veteran savvy of safeties Logan Ryan and Tashaun Gipson Sr.

The San Francisco 49ers' defense relied on a key play by defensive back Logan Ryan to secure their victory in the NFC Championship Game.
Ryan's press coverage disrupted the timing of the play and led to an incomplete pass, ultimately sealing the 49ers' win. [ more ]
49ers Webzone
5 months ago
San Francisco 49ers

11 players with 2023 49ers were on 2019 Super Bowl team

11 players from the 49ers Super Bowl LIV loss will have a chance to avenge it in 2023.
The San Francisco 49ers defense struggled in the first half of the NFC Championship game but made halftime adjustments for a comeback. [ more ]
www.49erswebzone.com
5 months ago
San Francisco 49ers

Most Popular News for Jan 31, 2024

Kyle Shanahan had a conversation with John Lynch ahead of the NFC Championship Game.
Brock Purdy is receiving praise from analysts and former teammates.
There is ongoing discussion about the animosity towards Brock Purdy by NFL fans. [ more ]
NBC Sports Bay Area & California
5 months ago
San Francisco 49ers

Shanahan confidently manifested 49ers' NFC title win to Lynch before game

Kyle Shanahan expressed confidence in the 49ers' victory before the NFC Championship Game.
The 49ers overcame a significant deficit to secure a spot in the Super Bowl. [ more ]
49ers Webzone
5 months ago
San Francisco 49ers

Two 49ers players earn Championship Sunday Angry Run nominations

Christian McCaffrey and George Kittle of the San Francisco 49ers have been nominated for Angry Run honors for their performances in the NFC Championship Game.
McCaffrey's nomination came for his forceful stiff-arm of a Lions safety, while Kittle's nomination came for pancaking a Lions defensive end. [ more ]
The Athletic
5 months ago
San Francisco 49ers

49ers are relying on the veteran savvy of safeties Logan Ryan and Tashaun Gipson Sr.

The San Francisco 49ers' defense relied on a key play from veteran defensive back Logan Ryan to secure their win in the NFC Championship Game.
Ryan successfully sold a man-to-man coverage disguise, throwing off the timing of the Detroit Lions' route and forcing an incomplete pass. [ more ]
The Athletic
5 months ago
San Francisco 49ers

49ers are relying on the veteran savvy of safeties Logan Ryan and Tashaun Gipson Sr.

The San Francisco 49ers' defense relied on a key play by defensive back Logan Ryan to secure their victory in the NFC Championship Game.
Ryan's press coverage disrupted the timing of the play and led to an incomplete pass, ultimately sealing the 49ers' win. [ more ]
49ers Webzone
5 months ago
San Francisco 49ers

11 players with 2023 49ers were on 2019 Super Bowl team

11 players from the 49ers Super Bowl LIV loss will have a chance to avenge it in 2023.
The San Francisco 49ers defense struggled in the first half of the NFC Championship game but made halftime adjustments for a comeback. [ more ]
www.49erswebzone.com
5 months ago
San Francisco 49ers

Most Popular News for Jan 31, 2024

Kyle Shanahan had a conversation with John Lynch ahead of the NFC Championship Game.
Brock Purdy is receiving praise from analysts and former teammates.
There is ongoing discussion about the animosity towards Brock Purdy by NFL fans. [ more ]
NBC Sports Bay Area & California
5 months ago
San Francisco 49ers

Shanahan confidently manifested 49ers' NFC title win to Lynch before game

Kyle Shanahan expressed confidence in the 49ers' victory before the NFC Championship Game.
The 49ers overcame a significant deficit to secure a spot in the Super Bowl. [ more ]
49ers Webzone
5 months ago
San Francisco 49ers

Two 49ers players earn Championship Sunday Angry Run nominations

Christian McCaffrey and George Kittle of the San Francisco 49ers have been nominated for Angry Run honors for their performances in the NFC Championship Game.
McCaffrey's nomination came for his forceful stiff-arm of a Lions safety, while Kittle's nomination came for pancaking a Lions defensive end. [ more ]
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#brandon-aiyuk
ESPN.com
5 months ago
San Francisco 49ers

How Brandon Aiyuk found his spot among 49ers offensive stars

Brandon Aiyuk's incredible catch against the Lions in the NFC Championship Game is a turning point in the game.
Aiyuk spent so much time trying to get the play challenged that his teammates told him to focus and get back in the huddle. [ more ]
NBC Sports Bay Area & California
5 months ago
San Francisco 49ers

Shanahan sees 49ers as forever grateful to Aiyuk for highlight catch

Brandon Aiyuk made a huge impact in the NFC Championship Game despite only catching three of his eight targets.
Aiyuk's acrobatic catch and ability to bounce back from missed opportunities impressed Kyle Shanahan. [ more ]
ESPN.com
5 months ago
San Francisco 49ers

How Brandon Aiyuk found his spot among 49ers offensive stars

Brandon Aiyuk's incredible catch against the Lions in the NFC Championship Game is a turning point in the game.
Aiyuk spent so much time trying to get the play challenged that his teammates told him to focus and get back in the huddle. [ more ]
NBC Sports Bay Area & California
5 months ago
San Francisco 49ers

Shanahan sees 49ers as forever grateful to Aiyuk for highlight catch

Brandon Aiyuk made a huge impact in the NFC Championship Game despite only catching three of his eight targets.
Aiyuk's acrobatic catch and ability to bounce back from missed opportunities impressed Kyle Shanahan. [ more ]
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ESPN.com
5 months ago
San Francisco 49ers

Kyle Shanahan will not be denied

Kyle Shanahan and Sean McVay had an awkward encounter at the NFL league meetings after McVay won the Super Bowl and Shanahan lost in the NFC Championship Game.
Shanahan expressed his raw emotions and admitted to finding it hard to watch McVay win the Super Bowl. [ more ]
NBC Sports Bay Area & California
5 months ago
San Francisco 49ers

McCaffrey has no injury concerns after early exit in 49ers' win

Christian McCaffrey took himself out of the NFC Championship Game due to concern over his right shoulder.
McCaffrey's injury does not appear to be serious, as he stated that his shoulder felt fine after the game. [ more ]
Steelers Depot
5 months ago
Pittsburgh Steelers

Heyward: 'Rough' Watching Tyson Alualu, Javon Hargrave Compete For Trip To Super Bowl

Pittsburgh Steelers DL Cameron Heyward had a tough time deciding who to root for in the NFC Championship Game between former teammates Tyson Alualu and Javon Hargrave.
Heyward discussed his dilemma on his podcast, expressing pride for both players but conflicted about which team to support.
Hargrave's San Francisco 49ers ultimately won the game, advancing to the Super Bowl for the second consecutive year. [ more ]
The Athletic
5 months ago
San Francisco 49ers

George Kittle, longtime 49ers make good on Super Bowl promise: 'I will be back'

The San Francisco 49ers have made it to the Super Bowl as George Kittle promised four years ago.
The road to the Super Bowl this year was much more difficult for the 49ers compared to their previous postseason. [ more ]
49ers Webzone
6 months ago
San Francisco 49ers

TE Zach Ertz signing with Lions ahead of NFC Championship Game vs. 49ers

Zach Ertz has joined the Detroit Lions practice squad in hopes of elevating for the NFC Championship Game.
Ertz is a three-time Pro Bowl selection and played a key role in the Philadelphia Eagles' Super Bowl victory. [ more ]
ESPN.com
5 months ago
San Francisco 49ers

Kyle Shanahan will not be denied

Kyle Shanahan and Sean McVay had an awkward encounter at the NFL league meetings after McVay won the Super Bowl and Shanahan lost in the NFC Championship Game.
Shanahan expressed his raw emotions and admitted to finding it hard to watch McVay win the Super Bowl. [ more ]
NBC Sports Bay Area & California
5 months ago
San Francisco 49ers

McCaffrey has no injury concerns after early exit in 49ers' win

Christian McCaffrey took himself out of the NFC Championship Game due to concern over his right shoulder.
McCaffrey's injury does not appear to be serious, as he stated that his shoulder felt fine after the game. [ more ]
Steelers Depot
5 months ago
Pittsburgh Steelers

Heyward: 'Rough' Watching Tyson Alualu, Javon Hargrave Compete For Trip To Super Bowl

Pittsburgh Steelers DL Cameron Heyward had a tough time deciding who to root for in the NFC Championship Game between former teammates Tyson Alualu and Javon Hargrave.
Heyward discussed his dilemma on his podcast, expressing pride for both players but conflicted about which team to support.
Hargrave's San Francisco 49ers ultimately won the game, advancing to the Super Bowl for the second consecutive year. [ more ]
The Athletic
5 months ago
San Francisco 49ers

George Kittle, longtime 49ers make good on Super Bowl promise: 'I will be back'

The San Francisco 49ers have made it to the Super Bowl as George Kittle promised four years ago.
The road to the Super Bowl this year was much more difficult for the 49ers compared to their previous postseason. [ more ]
49ers Webzone
6 months ago
San Francisco 49ers

TE Zach Ertz signing with Lions ahead of NFC Championship Game vs. 49ers

Zach Ertz has joined the Detroit Lions practice squad in hopes of elevating for the NFC Championship Game.
Ertz is a three-time Pro Bowl selection and played a key role in the Philadelphia Eagles' Super Bowl victory. [ more ]
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#deebo-samuel
49ers Webzone
5 months ago
San Francisco 49ers

Deebo Samuel trolls C.J. Gardner-Johnson after 49ers' comeback win over Lions

Deebo Samuel and C.J. Gardner-Johnson had an online feud earlier in the season.
During the NFC Championship Game, the 49ers staged a comeback to secure a victory, with Samuel and the 49ers now representing the NFC in Super Bowl 58. [ more ]
The Athletic
5 months ago
San Francisco 49ers

49ers' Deebo Samuel expected to play in NFC Championship vs. Lions

Deebo Samuel is expected to play in the NFC Championship Game despite his shoulder injury.
Samuel cleared concussion protocol after taking a hard hit to the head during the game. [ more ]
NBC Sports Bay Area & California
5 months ago
San Francisco 49ers

Deebo drops perfect one-liner about Gardner-Johnson feud

Deebo Samuel and C.J. Gardner-Johnson will face off in the NFC Championship Game, settling their social media feud on the field.
Samuel and Gardner-Johnson traded insults earlier in the season, with Samuel calling out Gardner-Johnson for being lesser-known and jealous of his success. [ more ]
NBC Sports Bay Area & California
5 months ago
San Francisco 49ers

Deebo's shoulder 'feels better,' but 49ers star sits out practice

Deebo Samuel is not scheduled to practice on Wednesday as he recovers from a shoulder injury.
His availability for the NFC Championship Game against the Detroit Lions remains uncertain. [ more ]
NBC Sports Bay Area & California
6 months ago
San Francisco 49ers

Why Stephen A believes 49ers won't beat Lions without Deebo

The 49ers may struggle to win against the Lions without Deebo Samuel
Samuel's injury status is uncertain for the NFC Championship Game [ more ]
The Athletic
6 months ago
San Francisco 49ers

Deebo Samuel's status still uncertain for NFC Championship Game

Deebo Samuel's status for the NFC Championship Game is uncertain due to a shoulder injury.
The 49ers hope to have a clearer idea of his availability by midweek. [ more ]
49ers Webzone
5 months ago
San Francisco 49ers

Deebo Samuel trolls C.J. Gardner-Johnson after 49ers' comeback win over Lions

Deebo Samuel and C.J. Gardner-Johnson had an online feud earlier in the season.
During the NFC Championship Game, the 49ers staged a comeback to secure a victory, with Samuel and the 49ers now representing the NFC in Super Bowl 58. [ more ]
The Athletic
5 months ago
San Francisco 49ers

49ers' Deebo Samuel expected to play in NFC Championship vs. Lions

Deebo Samuel is expected to play in the NFC Championship Game despite his shoulder injury.
Samuel cleared concussion protocol after taking a hard hit to the head during the game. [ more ]
NBC Sports Bay Area & California
5 months ago
San Francisco 49ers

Deebo drops perfect one-liner about Gardner-Johnson feud

Deebo Samuel and C.J. Gardner-Johnson will face off in the NFC Championship Game, settling their social media feud on the field.
Samuel and Gardner-Johnson traded insults earlier in the season, with Samuel calling out Gardner-Johnson for being lesser-known and jealous of his success. [ more ]
NBC Sports Bay Area & California
5 months ago
San Francisco 49ers

Deebo's shoulder 'feels better,' but 49ers star sits out practice

Deebo Samuel is not scheduled to practice on Wednesday as he recovers from a shoulder injury.
His availability for the NFC Championship Game against the Detroit Lions remains uncertain. [ more ]
NBC Sports Bay Area & California
6 months ago
San Francisco 49ers

Why Stephen A believes 49ers won't beat Lions without Deebo

The 49ers may struggle to win against the Lions without Deebo Samuel
Samuel's injury status is uncertain for the NFC Championship Game [ more ]
The Athletic
6 months ago
San Francisco 49ers

Deebo Samuel's status still uncertain for NFC Championship Game

Deebo Samuel's status for the NFC Championship Game is uncertain due to a shoulder injury.
The 49ers hope to have a clearer idea of his availability by midweek. [ more ]
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#49ers
NBC Sports Bay Area & California
5 months ago
San Francisco 49ers

Wilks vows 49ers defense's corrections will be made vs. Chiefs

The 49ers' defense struggled in the first half of the NFC Championship Game but made adjustments in the second half to shut down the Lions' offense.
The defense credited their success to taking control of the line of scrimmage and playing more man-to-man coverage. [ more ]
NBC Sports Bay Area & California
5 months ago
San Francisco 49ers

Warner putting 49ers' NFC Championship Game win in defense's hands

The 49ers' defense will be crucial in their NFC Championship Game against the Lions
Fred Warner believes the defense needs to step up and lead the team to victory [ more ]
NBC Sports Bay Area & California
5 months ago
San Francisco 49ers

Purdy embracing 'clean slate' in NFC title game vs. Lions

Brock Purdy had a memorable comeback performance in the 49ers' playoff victory over the Packers.
Purdy recognizes that his performance in one game does not automatically carry over to the next. [ more ]
49ers Webzone
6 months ago
San Francisco 49ers

Unpacking the 49ers' Gritty Path to the NFC Championship Game

The 49ers advanced to the NFC Championship Game for the third straight time.
Upon film review, it became clear that the 49ers didn't play as poorly as it seemed from the broadcast.
The 49ers are emotional about returning to the NFC Championship Game after previous losses. [ more ]
NBC Sports Bay Area & California
5 months ago
San Francisco 49ers

Wilks vows 49ers defense's corrections will be made vs. Chiefs

The 49ers' defense struggled in the first half of the NFC Championship Game but made adjustments in the second half to shut down the Lions' offense.
The defense credited their success to taking control of the line of scrimmage and playing more man-to-man coverage. [ more ]
NBC Sports Bay Area & California
5 months ago
San Francisco 49ers

Warner putting 49ers' NFC Championship Game win in defense's hands

The 49ers' defense will be crucial in their NFC Championship Game against the Lions
Fred Warner believes the defense needs to step up and lead the team to victory [ more ]
NBC Sports Bay Area & California
5 months ago
San Francisco 49ers

Purdy embracing 'clean slate' in NFC title game vs. Lions

Brock Purdy had a memorable comeback performance in the 49ers' playoff victory over the Packers.
Purdy recognizes that his performance in one game does not automatically carry over to the next. [ more ]
49ers Webzone
6 months ago
San Francisco 49ers

Unpacking the 49ers' Gritty Path to the NFC Championship Game

The 49ers advanced to the NFC Championship Game for the third straight time.
Upon film review, it became clear that the 49ers didn't play as poorly as it seemed from the broadcast.
The 49ers are emotional about returning to the NFC Championship Game after previous losses. [ more ]
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www.mercurynews.com
5 months ago
San Francisco

Photos: San Francisco 49ers beat the Detroit Lions to win NFC Championship and head to Superbowl LVIII

The San Francisco 49ers defeated the Detroit Lions in the NFC Championship Game to advance to Superbowl LVIII.
This comeback victory matched the largest in NFC Championship Game history. [ more ]
www.mercurynews.com
5 months ago
East Bay (California)

NFC Championship: Visiting Detroit Lions fans say beating 49ers would bring tears of joy

Lions fans James Laperriere and Nicholas Aiello show their support by dressing up and traveling across the country to attend the NFC Championship Game.
Despite the Lions' history of underperformance, these fans are optimistic and excited for their team's success. [ more ]
sfist.com
5 months ago
San Francisco

Get Ready For Crazy SF Traffic Sunday, With Highway Off-Ramp Closures and Bus Line Changes For The 49ers Game

SF transit agencies have prepared a plan for possible street and highway closures ahead of the 49ers' NFC Championship Game.
Potential street closures and Muni service changes are planned in the Mission District if needed. [ more ]
49ers Webzone
5 months ago
San Francisco 49ers

No Huddle Podcast: 49ers/Lions NFC Title Preview With Jeff Riger

The podcast discusses the Detroit perspective of the NFC championship game.
Topics covered include what it would take to beat the Lions and what scares the hosts the most about Detroit. [ more ]
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49ers Webzone
7 months ago
San Francisco 49ers

49ers Throwback: San Francisco's Unsung Rival

Trash talk between the San Francisco 49ers and Philadelphia Eagles ahead of their rematch in the NFC Championship Game
Players expressing confidence and challenging each other's skills [ more ]
The Athletic
7 months ago
San Francisco 49ers

Nick Bosa and the 49ers executed a team-first defensive game plan in Philadelphia

The San Francisco 49ers had success in limiting Jalen Hurts and the Philadelphia Eagles offense in the NFC Championship Game.
The 49ers focused on preventing Hurts from running and rushed him in a disciplined manner. [ more ]
NBC Sports Bay Area & California
7 months ago
San Francisco 49ers

49ers coach Shanahan steadfast in approach to throwing challenge flag

Coach Kyle Shanahan maintains his approach on throwing challenge flags despite past experiences in the NFC Championship game.
Shanahan's philosophy is to throw the challenge flag if there is any doubt or uncertainty about a play. [ more ]
49ers Webzone
7 months ago
San Francisco 49ers

49ers Throwback: San Francisco's Unsung Rival

Trash talk between the San Francisco 49ers and Philadelphia Eagles ahead of their rematch in the NFC Championship Game
Players expressing confidence and challenging each other's skills [ more ]
The Athletic
7 months ago
San Francisco 49ers

Nick Bosa and the 49ers executed a team-first defensive game plan in Philadelphia

The San Francisco 49ers had success in limiting Jalen Hurts and the Philadelphia Eagles offense in the NFC Championship Game.
The 49ers focused on preventing Hurts from running and rushed him in a disciplined manner. [ more ]
NBC Sports Bay Area & California
7 months ago
San Francisco 49ers

49ers coach Shanahan steadfast in approach to throwing challenge flag

Coach Kyle Shanahan maintains his approach on throwing challenge flags despite past experiences in the NFC Championship game.
Shanahan's philosophy is to throw the challenge flag if there is any doubt or uncertainty about a play. [ more ]
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