There’s no post-season holiday for San Francisco 49ers coaches following the loss to Seattle in the NFC Championship game. “They usually get right to work,” John Madden told the KCBS Radio morning crew.
While John Madden was glad the 49ers were able to handle Seattle’s deafening crowd levels, he saw trouble early on.
It’s a Tom Brady-Peyton Manning QB showdown in the AFC Championship game in Denver on Sunday. But it’s the battered Broncos defense that might be the key to the game. “It’s going to be easier pickings (for Brady),” John Madden told the CBS Radio morning crew. “But when you play in a championship game, there are really no easy pickings.”
Seattle Seahawks fans, the loudest in the NFL, will be working hard to disrupt the 49ers offense in Sunday’s NFC Championship game in Seattle. “We always talk about the crowd and how hard it is to play for the opponent,” John Madden told the KCBS Radio morning crew. “But the defense doesn’t have that problem.
Statistics show fewer penalties are called in NFL playoff games than in regular season games.
The Seahawks-49ers rivalry might just be the best in the country as the teams prepare for Sunday’s NFC Championship game in Seattle. “They play every year, and they play every year two times, at home and home, and you develop history,” John Madden told the KCBS Radio morning crew.
Seattle coach Pete Carroll said he won’t know Harvin’s status for the NFC Championship game against the 49ers until Wednesday or Thursday.
SAN FRANCISCO (KCBS) – The New England Patriots are headed to Denver for an AFC showdown with the Broncos. “Teams change,” John Madden told the KCBS Radio morning crew, noting the Patriots are much improved […]
The San Francisco 49ers held the Carolina Panthers to three points in two goal line stands on their way to a 23-10 NFC Divisional playoff victory in Charlotte Sunday.
The Seahawks had no problem with the New Orleans Saints during the regular season, winning 34-7 in Seattle.John Madden said he expects a closer game in Saturday’s NFC playoff match-up.