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Seattle fans loving 49ers’ winter of discontent – The Spokesman Review

The Spokesman ReviewReports hold that the Cleveland Browns initiated a conversation regarding a trade for San Francisco head coach Jim Harbaugh, who has led the 49ers to three consecutive NFC championship games and one Super Bowl. The 49ers are said to have rejected …Browns’ run at Harbaugh sheds light on 49ers’ behind-the-scenes power struggleSportingNews.comHarbaugh’s rift […]

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No weak link in NFC West – ESPN

ESPNHarbaugh has been to three straight NFC title games and has been to one Super Bowl. He’s entering the fourth year of a five-year contract. What’s becoming clear is that ownership isn’t going to make him the highest-paid coach in the league until he …Warszawski: 49ers coach or GM? It’s an easy choice inside WarzoneFresno […]

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Cards’ free-agency look: Kicker – ESPN (blog)

Cards’ free-agency look: KickerESPN (blog)That loss book-ended the Cardinals’ season with game-winning field goals by NFC West opponents. That is why the Chicago Bears and Dallas Cowboys locked up their kickers to long-term extensions. Chicago gave kicker Robbie Gould a four-year extension … and more …read more Source: NFL – NFC Game News From Google

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Free Agency Primer: NFC West – SI.com

Free Agency Primer: NFC WestSI.comIn an NFL that becomes more and more competitive every year, the NFC West is the league’s nuclear roller derby — the division where every game is a huge battle for ultimate supremacy, and talent is plentiful across the board. The Seahawks survived … …read more Source: NFL – NFC Game […]

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CBS’ Thursday Package May Pluck Desirable NFC Games From Fox Sunday Slate – SportsBusiness Daily (subscription)

CBS’ Thursday Package May Pluck Desirable NFC Games From Fox Sunday SlateSportsBusiness Daily (subscription)CBS’ new 16-game primetime NFL package “will be heavy on NFC matchups,” even though Fox “owns TV rights to that conference,” according to Bob Raissman of the N.Y. DAILY NEWS. The CBS deal is “all about the NFL getting an inflated ratings […]

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Watch: ‘Proof’ that ‘fix was in’ for Seahawks’ NFC Championship Game victory – Seattle Post Intelligencer (blog)

Seattle Post Intelligencer (blog)I know it’s hard to hear, but a nearly 15-minute-long YouTube clip proves beyond a shadow of a doubt that league officials conspired to send Seattle to the big game instead of the NFC West rival San Francisco 49ers. The video — the only video uploaded …San Francisco 49ers: Putting to Bed […]

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Seahawks-49ers NFC Championship Game Was Rigged, Says Conspiracy … – SFist

SFistAt the risk of ripping off your scabs without giving the wounds time to heal, here’s a 15-minute YouTube conspiracy theory video about how the NFL rigged the NFC Championship in favor of the Seahawks. It’s chock full of intrigue and/or utter nonsense.Did the NFL rig the 49ers – Seahawks NFC Championship game?GiveMeSport49ers issued warning […]

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‘Mattress Mack’ forks over $7 million in Seahawks win – Houston Chronicle

Houston ChronicleThe attention-grabbing Houston furniture store owner had vowed “never to do another contest” after losing $685,000 on a promotion giving away free furniture to 100 customers who correctly guessed the winners of both the AFC and NFC championship …Seattle win costs Houston furniture man $7 millionSacramento BeeNFL: Seattle win costs Houston furniture man $7 […]

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Kaepernick calls Sherman’s postgame rant after NFC title game ‘ridiculous’ – San Jose Mercury News

San Jose Mercury NewsHe said he didn’t regret the fourth quarter pass to Michael Crabtree in the right corner of the end zone that was broken up by Sherman to decide the NFC Championship Game, saying he would take that same chance “10 times over again.” “I do wish I had …Kaepernick: Sherman ‘ridiculous’ESPNColin Kaepernick […]

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Ike Taylor: If Richard Sherman’s top CB he should match up top WR – CBSSports.com

CBSSports.comNEW YORK — There’s a lot of talk leading up to the Super Bowl about Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman. And on radio row, plenty of current and former athletes are being asked about the alleged best corner in the game. Steelers cornerback Ike Taylor …Kaepernick calls Sherman’s postgame rant after NFC title game ‘ridiculous’San Jose […]

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NFC Championship Explosive Opponent Film Room: The San Francisco 49ers – Field Gulls

NFC Championship Explosive Opponent Film Room: The San Francisco 49ersField GullsSan Francisco is already out to an early 3-0 lead, thanks to Russell Wilson’s botched Chris Paul impersonation. However, they don’t change their game plan much; it’s run, run and run some more. Offensive Coordinator Greg Roman clearly wanted to … and more …read more […]

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NFL Turning Point, Seahawks All Access: Seattle beats San Francisco in NFC … – Field Gulls

NFL Turning Point, Seahawks All Access: Seattle beats San Francisco in NFC …Field GullsColin Kaepernick congratulated Russell Wilson after the game, and you can hear him tell Wilson to “go get yourself a ring.” Classy, respectable move. – Tears streaming down Michael Robinson’s face as it sunk in that he was going to the Super […]

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Seahawks QB and Richard Sherman speak out – USA TODAY

USA TODAYSeattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman says he’s surprised his interview after the NFC championship game became the focus, following two days of reaction to his post-game comments. Quarterback Russell Wilson also reacted. (Jan. 22). Loading…Seahawks Sherman situation evolves into a referendum on sports media …MiamiHerald.comSuper Bowl: Seahawks’ Richard Sherman surprised by public reactionSalt Lake […]

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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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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 […]