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A great day to be an NFL fan

A great day to be an NFL fan

profootballtalk.com Updated Jan 12, 2013
These are the days that remind us how great the NFL is. Two playoff classics - the Ravens beating the Broncos in double overtime and 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick emerging as a superstar in a win over the Packers - made Saturday a wonderful day t
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  • Video - Frank Gore highlights 00:57

    Frank Gore highlights

    Jan 12
    San Francisco 49ers running back Frank Gore gashes up the Green Bay Packers defense by rushing for 119 yards and a touchdown in the NFC Divisional Playoff Game.
  • Video - Michael Crabtree highlights 00:58

    Michael Crabtree highlights

    Jan 12
    San Francisco 49ers wide receiver Michael Crabtree has a huge game against the Green Bay Packers in the NFC Divisional Playoff Game, catching nine passes for 119 yards and two touchdowns.
  • Video - Colin Kaepernick highlights 01:47

    Colin Kaepernick highlights

    Jan 12
    San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick had a record-breaking performance against the Green Bay Packers in the NFC Divisional Playoff game, passing for 263 yards and two touchdowns while running for 181 yards and two touchdowns.
  • Video - San Francisco 49ers kicker David Akers not in the dancing mood 00:14

    San Francisco 49ers kicker David Akers not in the dancing mood

    Jan 12
    San Francisco 49ers kicker David Akers gets swallowed up by an enthusiastic group of field dancers as he tries to warm up.

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    Jan 12
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    Jan 12
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