A pair of NFC playoff contenders sure brought their physical, hard-hitting styles to a preseason matchup in late August. Here are five things we know after the 49ers’ win at Candlestick Park…
Colin Kaepernick looked strong in the 49ers’ 34-14 exhibition victory over the Vikings on Sunday night
Although they have plenty of internal things to shore up before the take the field on January 12th, the 49ers will have a close eye on the two NFC match-ups this weekend. No team presents an easy match up moving forward, but it would benefit the 49ers for the Redskins and Vikings to emerge victorious.
The Packers lost to the Vikings in Minnesota Sunday. But the rematch in Saturday’s NFC wild card game is at Lambeau Field. John Madden told the KCBS morning crew that the Packers will need more than home field advantage to win the game.
49er star defensive lineman Justin Smith says he hopes to return for the playoffs in two weeks, despite a partially torn triceps muscle and a bone spur in his elbow. “I think that’s kind of […]
Vikings running back Adrian Peterson led the way for the Vikings, and is John Madden’s season MVP.
The 49ers announced the injury to star defensive tackle Justin Smith is a partial triceps tear, casting serious doubt on his return for the playoffs.
The Vikings beat the Chicago Bears 21-14 in Minnesota Sunday, thanks to 154 yards rushing and two TDs by running back Adrian Peterson.
The 49ers will be rooting for the Vikings and Packers this weekend to help San Francisco stay alone at the top of the NFC West. The 49ers have played both teams this year and will find themselves rooting for them this week. With San Francisco looking to pad their division lead, and with tough games on their horizon the Cardinals and Rams need to win Sunday to keep up.
SAN FRANCISCO (KCBS) – The 1-4 Oakland Raiders held their own with the undefeated Falcons in Atlanta Sunday before giving up a long field goal to lose 23-20. “I think the Raiders played very well […]