NFC Championship

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Three Keys To Another NFC Championship For Seattle

If Seattle wants a second straight trip to the Super Bowl, here are three vital areas to focus on.


SEATTLE, WA - JANUARY 19: Strong safety Kam Chancellor #31 of the Seattle Seahawks celebrates after an interception in the fourth quarter as quarterback Colin Kaepernick #7 of the San Francisco 49ers walks by during the 2014 NFC Championship at CenturyLink Field on January 19, 2014 in Seattle, Washington. (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

Late Mistakes Doom 49ers, Seahawks Claim NFC Crown

The NFC Championship Game came down to the 49ers offense verses the Seahawk defense, and Seattle’s number one ranked defense prevailed. San Francisco got the ball down six with the chance to pull off the upset but couldn’t make one more big play against their opponent.


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Seahawks Hold On, Beat 49ers 23-17 For NFC Championship

Russell Wilson threw a 35-yard touchdown pass on fourth down and Seattle’s top-ranked defense forced two late turnovers, lifting the Seahawks into their second Super Bowl with a 23-17 victory over the San Francisco 49ers for the NFC championship Sunday.


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America’s Leading Sportscasters Predict AFC And NFC Championship Winners

In anticipation of the AFC and NFC Championship games this weekend, we’ve pulled together America’s leading sportscasters to make their predictions and picks for Patriots-Broncos and 49ers-Seahawks.


SAN FRANCISCO, CA - DECEMBER 08: Running back Marshawn Lynch #24 of the Seattle Seahawks scores a touchdown against cornerback Carlos Rogers #22 and linebacker Patrick Willis #52 of the San Francisco 49ers in the first quarter on December 8, 2013 at Candlestick Park in San Francisco, California. The 49ers won 19-17. (Photo by Brian Bahr/Getty Images)

Seahawks Vs. 49ers: Rubber Match For A Trip To Super Bowl XLVIII

With both San Francisco and Seattle winning their respective NFC Divisional Round games, the NFC will be sending a member of the West to the Super Bowl, but which team will it be?


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Gore, 49ers Rally To Beat Falcons 28-24 In NFC Championship

49ers rebounded from a 17-0 deficit to beat the Falcons 28-24 in the NFC championship.


SAN FRANCISCO, CA - JANUARY 22:  Offensive center David Baas #64 of the New York Giants centers the ball at the line of scrimmage against the San Francisco 49ers defense during the NFC Championship Game at Candlestick Park on January 22, 2012 in San Francisco, California.  (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Giants Head Back To San Francisco For Rematch With 49ers

Many 49ers players stewed for months about that near-miss in the NFC title game, a sting that only became worse when Eli Manning and the Giants went on to win another championship.


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Akers: Stop Hateful Remarks Aimed At Williams

Kyle Williams is ignoring the barrage of hateful, hurtful, even threatening comments he has received in the aftermath of his ill-timed fumble that cost the San Francisco 49ers the NFC championship game against New York.


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Giants’ Eli Manning No Longer Has To Prove Greatness

Super Bowl XLII won Manning respect. A second Lombardi Trophy in four years might someday put him in the Hall of Fame.


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Giants Fans Ecstatic After NFC Title Win

New York Giants fans were ecstatic after their team beat the San Francisco 49ers 20-17 to advance to the Super Bowl.


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Giants Fans Celebrate Big Blue’s NFC Championship Win

“Absolutely 100 percent confident, 100 percent confident. The Giants are going to take us to the Super Bowl,” said G-Men fan Andrew Wisniewski.


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Giants Top 49ers 20-17 In OT To Reach Super Bowl

Tynes kicked a winning 31-yard field goal in sudden-death overtime and New York beat the San Francisco 49ers 20-17 in the NFC championship game Sunday night to reach its second Super Bowl in five seasons.


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Nicks Returns After Hurting Shoulder

Giants wide receiver Hakeem Nicks has returned to the NFC championship game against the San Francisco 49ers after being taken to the locker room.


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Giants’ Ballard Active, Herzlich Inactive For NFC Championship

Tight end Jake Ballard is active despite a banged-up right knee for the Giants. Linebacker Mark Herzlich is inactive with an ankle injury.


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Extra Security In Place For Giants-49ers NFC Championship

Complaints of hostile fans at Candlestick Park last week have prompted the 49ers organization and the NFL to bring in extra undercover officers for the NFC Championship.