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yahoo.com Jan 11, 2013Quarterback Colin Kaepernick is widely credited with sparking the San Francisco 49ers in the second half of the NFL season. He's already achieved pre-folk hero status on Candlestick Point. He's also definitely considered a reason the Niners might beat t…Share TweetSan Francisco 49ers Pro Bowl defensive end Justin Smith is listed as probable for Saturday's NFL divisional playoff game against the Green Bay Packers.Share Tweet
Divisional round programming noteIt's about time to take this show out west. The San Francisco 49ers will be at Candlestick Park on Saturday evening, awaiting the Green Bay Packers for a divisional-round playoff matchup. My guess is that NFC West blogger Mike Sando is already waiting f…Share Tweet
Packers healthy heading into Candlestickprofootballtalk.com Jan 11, 2013Wide receiver Jordy Nelson sat out a couple of days of practice and quarterback Aaron Rodgers has been under the weather, but the Packers are heading to San Francisco with a roster as healthy as they could probably hope for at this point in the season. …Share Tweet
Giants, Jets, Broncos: Answers to Readers' Questionsnytimes.com Jan 11, 2013Judy Battista, the N.F.L. reporter for The Times, answers questions from readers.Share TweetFive nuggets of knowledge about Saturday's Green Bay Packers-San Francisco 49ers divisional playoff game: Tight matchup: In talking and writing about this game over the past week, it became clear that there truly is no favorite. The Packers and 49ers ha…Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Jan 11, 2013Other players with the resume of Donald Driver might have made far more of a stink. But the Packers veteran wide receiver has refused to make a spectacle of himself as he’s fallen down the offensive pecking order, and has even volunteered to play speciaShare Tweet
Packers-49ers II: Aaron Rodgers goes homeBREAKING: Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers grew up in Chico, Calif., which is more or less San Francisco 49ers country, which means Rodgers was once a big 49ers fan. In the video, Rodgers tells ESPN's Bob Holtzman: "I have lot of great m…Share Tweetgrantland.com Jan 11, 2013This Saturday night, I plan on sitting in front of my television set for three-plus hours and praying that the Packers' pass protection is better than...Share Tweet
'Playbook': Who is picking the Packers?Jan 11Can the Green Bay Packers put together a running game to help out QB Aaron Rodgers? Find out if any of our "Playbook" analysts think that Rodgers and company can pick up a win in San Francisco.
'Playbook': Green Bay Packers vs. San Francisco 49ersJan 11What has changed since the Green Bay Packers and San Francisco 49ers last played in the first week of the season? Our "Playbook" guys take a look at the 49ers' offense versus the Packers' defense.
NFL Live OT: Saturday PreviewJan 11Trey Wingo, Tedy Bruschi and Herm Edwards preview Saturday's Ravens-Broncos and Packers-49ers games.
'NFL Films Presents': Week 4- New Orleans Saints vs. Green Bay PackersJan 11Take a look at one of the best games of the season, as Green Bay Packers QB Aaron Rodgers takes the field for the first time since the 'Fail Mary,' when his team takes on the New Orleans Saints