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Breaking Down Russell Wilson’s Struggles During the NFC Championship Game – Bleacher Report

Bleacher ReportSeattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson couldn’t have expected a better start to his career. After two seasons, Wilson has established himself as one of the best quarterbacks in the league. He gradually improved during his rookie season before …49ers’ NFC title game loss boiled down to three playsComcast SportsNet Bay AreaNFC championship game: brutal […]

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49ers’ Harbaugh makes positivity his postseason theme – San Jose Mercury News

San Jose Mercury NewsSANTA CLARA — Coach Jim Harbaugh looked back on the 49ers’ NFC Championship Game loss through a positive prism Tuesday, even praising Colin Kaepernick’s effort as “fabulous.” Harbaugh said he and Kaepernick met Monday, and although the …Monson: Richard Sherman’s rant isn’t cool, it’s sadSalt Lake TribuneHighlights and lowlights for 49ers in […]

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NFC title game: 49ers vs. Seahawks – San Francisco Chronicle (blog)

San Francisco Chronicle (blog)With 8:45 to go in the fourth quarter of Sunday’s NFC Championship game, deep in San Francisco territory, Seattle quarterback Russell Wilson completed a nine-yard pass to receiver Jermaine Kearse. 49ers linebacker NaVorro Bowman made an incredible …NaVorro Bowman back by ’14-15 startESPNSan Francisco LB NaVorro Bowman leave with leg injury, G […]

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Sherman responds to racist Twitter toughguys – New York Daily News

New York Daily NewsIn the aftermath of his rant with Fox’s Erin Andrews following the Seahawks win over the 49ers, Richard Sherman’s Twitter feed was flooded with hateful, racist remarks from fans. And he saw them all. Plenty of so-called fans hammer Richard Sherman for his …Seahawks’ Sherman makes big play, talks biggerMiamiHerald.com49ers respond to […]

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Super Bowl matchup features No. 1 seeds Seahawks, Broncos – Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Milwaukee Journal SentinelRon Wolf and Charley Armey, a pair of Super Bowl-winning general managers in the 1990s, both favored Seattle in interviews shortly after the Seahawks defeated San Francisco, 23-17, in the NFC Championship Game. Earlier, the Broncos downed New …Thunderous Defense and Crowd Lift Seahawks to Super BowlNew York TimesWilson outduels 49ers’ Kaepernick, helps […]

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Tom Brady slams Richard Sherman for taunting Michael Crabtree – New York Daily News

New York Daily NewsTom Brady can sympathize with Michael Crabtree. He’s been there, the stakes just weren’t as high. Brady, like Crabtree, was on the receiving end of one of Richard Sherman’s trash-talking tirades, getting an earful after New England’s 24-23 loss in Seattle in …Richard Sherman drawing ad interestESPNSeahawks beat 49ers 23-17 to win […]

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NaVorro Bowman injury: PFT reports 49ers fear ACL and MCL tear – Niners Nation

Niners Nation49ers linebacker NaVorro Bowman suffered a tough knee injury in Sunday’s loss to the Seahawks. We break down the latest news surrounding the injury. New to Niners Nation? Sign up here and join the discussion! Tweet Share on Twitter Share Share on …Report: 49ers fear Bowman has torn ACL, MCLSan Francisco Chronicle (blog)Seattle Seahawks […]

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Seahawks beat 49ers 23-17 to win NFC title – CBS News

CBS NewsSeattle Seahawks’ Marshawn Lynch tries to run past San Francisco 49ers’ Aldon Smith during the second half of the NFL football NFC Championship game Sunday, Jan. 19, 2014, in Seattle. Elaine Thompson, AP. Shares. Tweets; Stumble. Email; More +.NFC championship game: Seahawks punch ticket to Super Bowl after …Washington PostBroncos-Seahawks Super Bowl pits top […]

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Report cards: Kaepernick fails 49ers late vs. Seahawks – USA TODAY

USA TODAYThe Seattle Seahawks are headed to their second Super Bowl after defeating the San Francisco 49ers, 23-17, on Sunday in the NFC Championship game. Below are grades for each team. ARMOUR: Russell Wilson saves Seahawks. THE Q: Seahawks …Stay away from Richard ShermanESPNVacchiano: Broncos vs. Seahawks couldn’t be more Super for Big AppleNew York […]

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Seahawks parlay 49ers’ mistakes into Super Bowl trip vs. Broncos – USA TODAY

USA TODAYSEATTLE — All season long, the Seattle Seahawks’ defense carried them at times the offense sputtered. Its biggest challenge yet will come in Super Bowl XLVIII. The Seahawks forced turnovers on the San Francisco 49ers’ final three drives, the last an …Broncos roll past Pats to win AFC titleMiamiHerald.comThird down problems highlight Patriots’ loss […]

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NFC championship live updates: 49ers Colin Kaepernick vs. Seahawks Russell … – San Jose Mercury News

San Jose Mercury NewsForty-Niners quarterback Colin Kaepernick enters the NFC Championship game playing his best football, while the Seahawks’ Russell Wilson takes the field in a statistical slump. Will any of this matter? Follow live updates to see. Wilson, in his second season …49ers and Seahawks provide defensive blueprint for BearsChicago TribuneSeahawks, Pete Carroll finally […]

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Seahawks, Pete Carroll finally have their championship week – The Seattle Times

The Seattle TimesSeahawks coach Pete Carroll talked about a “championship season” before it even started. Now the Seahawks will play the 49ers in the NFC Championship Game, with the winner headed to the Super Bowl. By Bob Condotta. Seattle Times staff reporter.Conference championship picksLancaster NewspapersSix for Sunday: Expect lower scoring, fewer penalties, higher intensityCBSSports.comChampionship Round […]

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Percy Harvin injury: Seahawks WR could be ready for Super Bowl, per report – Philly.com

Philly.comHarvin struggled with injuries all season long, and he suffered a concussion in Seattle’s playoff victory against the New Orleans Saints. After trading three draft picks to the Vikings for Harvin, Seattle signed the wide receiver to a long-term deal, but he was able …Purdy: 49ers versus Seahawks will be violence unleashedSan Jose Mercury News49ers […]

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San Francisco 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh’s personality has evolved over the years – azcentral.com

San Francisco 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh’s personality has evolved over the yearsazcentral.comThis may explain why Harbaugh, who has coached the San Francisco 49ers in a third consecutive NFC Championship Game, comes across to many in the media as some sort of a nut. Or just a rube. Or possibly a rube who is nuts. Difficult, […]

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Pete Carroll leads Seahawks with enthusiasm, toughness – USA TODAY

USA TODAYRENTON, Wash. — Willie McGinest was one of the few true believers in his young New England Patriots coach Pete Carroll when many teammates rolled their eyes, scoffing at Carroll’s player-friendly, Joe College approach. The star linebacker who played 15 …Purdy: 49ers versus Seahawks will be violence unleashedSan Jose Mercury News49ers, Seahawks just belong […]

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Rivalry Between Seattle and San Francisco Heats Up the West Coast – New York Times

Rivalry Between Seattle and San Francisco Heats Up the West CoastNew York TimesThe Seattle Seahawks and the San Francisco 49ers act like the N.F.L.’s fiercest rivals, which might seem strange for teams that have never met in the playoffs. Stranger still, the tension’s origins trace to five years ago, when both teams were bad and […]

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One Carolina Panther, two San Francisco 49ers fined after playoff game – Charlotte Observer

Charlotte ObserverThe extra-curricular action in the Carolina Panthers’ 23-10 playoff loss to San Francisco last weekend drew three fines of $7,875, including two on the 49ers. Niners tight end Anquan Boldin was fined for head-butting safety Mike Mitchell following a 15 …Breaking Down Gore’s Value vs. SeahawksBleacher Report all 41 news articles …read more Source: […]

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No Edge in NFC Championship Game – ABC News

ABC NewsFor all the noise about, well, the noise, neither the 49ers nor Seahawks have a distinct advantage for Sunday’s NFC championship game. Sure, Seattle is a difficult place to play, with the 12th Man at CenturyLink Field challenging the sound barrier with …Seahawks, 49ers ready to win by intimidation in NFC Championship gameNational PostNFC […]

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From Pac-10 to NFC West, Harbaugh leads Carroll head to head – SportingNews.com

SportingNews.comAlthough we’re still not sure if Jim Harbaugh and Pete Carroll like each other, you can bet they love trying to beat each other. Harbaugh said this week that reports of any “animosity” between the two coaches are “erroneous.” He summed up their rivalry as …Jim Harbaugh’s game-worn khakis can be yours for only $500FOXSports.comWhat’s […]

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Live updates: San Francisco 49ers vs. Seattle Seahawks, Sunday 3 pm – San Jose Mercury News

Live updates: San Francisco 49ers vs. Seattle Seahawks, Sunday 3 pmSan Jose Mercury NewsKeep up with all the action as the San Francisco 49ers battle with the Seattle Seahawks for the NFC championship. If you are unable to view the timeline in your mobile app, click here. San Francisco 49ers starting quarterback Colin Kaepernick (7 […]