Although they made a deeper playoff push a year ago, the 2013 season for the 49ers was far from a letdown. The team continued to improve each week, and heading into the off season know that they have a quarterback and defense that is going to make them contenders for years to come.
Up next for the 49ers are the Carolina Panthers. Although the Panthers came to Candlestick earlier this season and beat San Francisco, the 49ers are the better team and have a very good shot at winning their second straight road playoff game.
The Carolina Panthers had to win the last game of the season to get the NFC South title and a first-round bye so it’s not like it was a time they could rest their players. Steve Smith had to sit out with an injury, and there were not a lot of other options for Cam Newton to rely on, but there need to be.
Seattle has already faced, and beaten, both the Saints and 49ers this season but not the Packers. Does the unknown help or hurt a team in the Playoffs?
Mark Zinno gives us his keys to the game for the Monday Night matchup between the Ravens and the Lions in Detroit.
We’re just about at the midpoint of the NFL season and Vinny picks his Dirty Dozen: His Top 12 NFL teams heading into Week 8.
The Baltimore Ravens suffer their first home loss this season at the hands of the Green Bay Packers. Recap the game in our Photo Gallery.
Green Bay slapped the Ravens around in 19-17 victory. This was the Ravens’ first loss at home dating back to December of last year against the Broncos.
There is plenty of blame to go around after the Ravens once again got off to a slow start, and lost for the first time at home to an NFC team in 14 tries.
Packers play by play man Wayne Larrivee joined Ed & Steve to talk about this weekend’s game between the Ravens and Packers at M&T Bank Stadium.
It’s a total joke that the NFL doesn’t have a system where mistakes, via the Refs alone, are not caught prior to happening. If Bill Leavy didn’t known the rule or called it out wrong shouldn’t there be a failsafe?
Each team has just 16 chances to distinguish itself from the pack in order to secure a playoff spot and hopefully a bid in the Super Bowl. The question is, quite simply, will the Super Bowl champion emerge from the AFC or NFC?