If you’ve taken a moment to browse online comments related to this weekend’s San Francisco 49ers and Seattle Seahawks NFC Championship matchup you know one thing, this is very personal for fans of on both sides. Unlike the Giants-Dodgers rivalry, which has aged like a fine wine over decades of competition and the move west from New York, this rivalry’s origins are far less apparent.
With the Seattle Seahawks limiting public release of National Football Conference championship game tickets to buyers in the Pacific Northwest, Bay Area 49er fans are being forced to buy their tickets secondhand – at a significant markup.
Talk about a couple of juicy title-game tussles.
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San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee has made another bet on the 49ers as they prepare for this weekend’s NFC Divisional Playoff game against the Carolina Panthers.
Online oddsmakers projected the 49ers as a slight favorite to advance to the NFC championship game following their last-second win at Green Bay Sunday afternoon.
Dueling football teams mean dueling anchor teams as morning crews from KPIX 5 in San Francisco and Green Bay’s Local 5 place bets on the outcome of Sunday’s NFL play-off game between the 49ers and Packers.
The NFL revealed Friday that the Chiefs and 49ers each had eight players voted into the Pro Bowl, including running backs Jamaal Charles of Kansas City and Frank Gore of San Francisco.
Asomugha formally announced his retirement Friday at the Oakland Raiders’ headquarters, ending his 11-year career at the place he had his most success.
Terrelle Pryor backed off comments his agent made accusing the Oakland Raiders of putting him in a position to fail by putting him back in the starting lineup for Sunday’s season finale against Denver.