Then There Were 4: Colts-Pats, Packers-Seahawks To Play On Championship SundayIt's the Indianapolis Colts at the New England Patriots in the AFC championship game next Sunday. The Green Bay Packers visit the Seattle Seahawks in the NFC title game earlier in the day.
Carlos Rogers And Will Tukuafu Likely To Play, Same Can’t Be Said For Percy HarvinThe 3 big names dealing with injuries heading into the NFC Championship Game could all play. The 49ers figure to have both Carlos Rogers and Will Tukuafu ready to go, while Seattle's Percy Harvin is a big question mark and will remain so up until kickoff.
Silverman: NFC Young Gun Will Eclipse An AFC QB Legend Come Feb. 2Peyton Manning and Tom Brady are clearly football royalty. On the other side, you see two sleek athletes who represent the NFL’s future. Colin Kaepernick has already been to one Super Bowl, while Russell Wilson is trying to get to his first.
49ers Must Find Ways To Deal With Deafening CenturyLink FieldJim Harbaugh will turn to lip reading, motioning and even sign language if he has to in order to communicate with Colin Kaepernick to keep things running smoothly in the deafening noise of Seattle's home stadium.
Palladino: Carroll-Harbaugh Feud Will Make Sunday Seismic With all this animosity floating around between the coaches, it can only carry over to the on-field play. There’s just nothing like a little hate to spice up a conference title game.
Seahawks, Broncos Enact Radical Ticket Policy To Bolster Homefield AdvantageIt's pretty simple. If you are a San Francisco 49ers or New England Patriots fans feeling adventurous and want to go on the road to support your team you better come up with a really creative way of doing it.
Jones: No Offense Seahawks, Niners, But This Week Is All About Peyton & TomSo, after a ho-hum divisional playoff weekend, we wind up getting the matchups that everyone wanted anyway. Especially this one: Brady vs. Peyton.
Extra Week Of Rest Allows Panthers To Be Very Healthy For 49ersThe Carolina Panthers were thrilled to get the first-round bye in the NFL playoffs because it meant one less game between them and the Super Bowl. They were also very grateful for it because it allowed a number of players to fully heal up.
The New 'Tebowing': 'Kaepernicking' Craze Takes Off After 49ers WinForget Tebowing. Bradying? So 2012. Kaepernicking is all the craze now.
Ravens-Patriots, 49ers-Falcons; Stage Set For Championship Sunday OK, so the Giants didn't make the playoffs this year. We all know what happened with the Jets. Even without your favorite team in the mix, Championship Sunday is teed up to be a great one.
Giants Deny Targeting Concussion-Prone Kyle Williams; No Discipline From NFL“We didn’t talk about it,” linebacker Michael Boley said. “Concussions are a big deal. Obviously we don’t want to hurt anybody."
Palladino: Looking At Eli Manning In A New Light For all who laughed when Eli proclaimed himself an “elite“ quarterback, it’s time to hunker down to a nice helping of urban bird.