12:24 PM EST, Tue January 21, 2020
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Brief hope 49ers would wear throwback uniforms to Super Bowl appears to be dead

The all-white 1994 uniform, paired with gold helmets, featured black-and-red stripes down the leg and black drop-shadow on red numbers. It's a look that's so popular with the team, they already petitioned once this season to wear it. According to NFL rules, throwbacks can only be worn once per season; additional dispensation had to be given so they could wear them again in Seattle during Week 17.
Jan 20, 2020

'Enjoy the view from the couch': Richard Sherman and Darrelle Revis feud after 49ers win

The 49ers were in a postgame afterglow, basking in the NFC Championship win over the Packers that is sending them to Super Bowl LIV. But amid champagne swigs and locker room dancing, 49ers cornerback Richard Sherman took some time to give former NFL star Darrelle Revis an English lesson.
Jan 19, 2020

George Kittle wore a shirt with a picture of shirtless Jimmy Garoppolo after Niners' win

In a post-game press conference after the Niners' 37-20 win over the Green Bay Packers, Kittle showed up to the podium wearing a shirt with a shirtless photograph of Niners quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo.
Jan 19, 2020

San Francisco 49ers open as 1.5-point underdogs against the Kansas City Chiefs in Super Bowl LIV

Now that the Super Bowl LIV participants are known, sportsbooks have started to set the betting lines. In these opening lines, the San Francisco 49ers are 1.5 point underdogs to the Chiefs, according to the gambling website Action Network. BetOnline also pegged the Chiefs as -1.5 favorites.
Jan 19, 2020

Internet thoroughly enjoys 49ers RB Raheem Mostert carving up Packers defense

San Francisco 49ers running back Raheem Mostert set all kinds of records in Sunday's NFC Championship. The big loser was the Green Bay Packers. The big winner, though, was the Internet, which went ham on the Packers' defense after Mostert set a franchise record for rushing yards in a single game, and playoff records for rushing yards and rushing scores.
Jan 19, 2020

The 49ers will face the Kansas City Chiefs in Super Bowl LIV

The San Francisco 49ers blew out the Green Bay Packers in the NFC Championship on Sunday, securing their spot in Super Bowl LIV. The Niners will make their first Super Bowl appearance since 2013, when their Colin Kaepernick-led squad fell to the Baltimore Ravens, 34-31.
Jan 19, 2020

Celebs, sports legends take in 49ers-Packers NFC Championship at Levi's Stadium

The San Francisco 49ers hopped out to an early lead in the NFC Championship showdown against the Green Bay Packers, rushing out to a 27-0 lead in the first half thanks to a sterling performance by Raheem Mostert.
Jan 19, 2020

Twitter has a field day with Rob Lowe in a generic NFL logo hat at Packers-49ers game

Actor Rob Lowe was in attendance at the NFC Championship on Sunday to promote his new FOX show and — probably in an effort to not show favor — was seen in a black hat with a generic NFL logo on it. Lowe, known for his TV roles in "Parks and Rec" and "West Wing," came into the cross-hairs of fans on Twitter, who hilariously mocked him for both looking like a narc and being just a huge fan of the concept of the National Football League in general.
Jan 19, 2020

Here's the crazy story behind 49ers running back Raheem Mostert's playoff breakout

49ers running back Raheem Mostert tore up the Green Bay Packers in the first half of the NFC Championship Game, carrying the ball 11 times for 146 yards and three touchdowns. At halftime, the 49ers were leading 27-0.
Jan 19, 2020

The story behind how 49ers' Robert Saleh and Packers' Matt LaFleur became best friends forever

On Fox's 3:40 p.m. broadcast of the 49ers-Packers game, the announcers will likely mention the friendship of 49ers defensive coordinator Robert Saleh and Packers head coach Matt LaFleur. How did the two become such good friends? It all started in Mount Pleasant, Michigan.
Jan 19, 2020

Insanely sweaty Jerry Rice gives weird motivational speech on Insta ahead of 49ers-Packers

San Francisco 49ers great Jerry Rice weighed in on Instagram with some words of encouragement for the Niners ahead of Sunday's NFC Championship against the Green Bay Packers. And he did it while incredibly sweaty.
Jan 19, 2020

49ers TE George Kittle causes descent into syrup-chugging madness on NFL GameDay segment

NFL Network analyst Steve Mariucci apparently loves pancake blocks. So much so, the former San Francisco 49ers head coach started a maple syrup-chugging frenzy in an NFL GameDay segment after reviewing a pancake block from Niners tight end George Kittle against the Atlanta Falcons earlier this season.
Jan 19, 2020

How the 49ers brought Steve Young back into the fold

Although 49ers legend Steve Young has been among the team's most prominent ambassadors for decades, it wasn't until recently that he truly felt part of the team again — a change he credits to head coach Kyle Shanahan and general manager John Lynch. Since the pair took the helm in 2017, ESPN reports they've "weaponized the team's history" to motivate the current squad. It's a strategy that's clearly working; the 49ers (14-3) take on the Green Bay Packers (14-3) in the NFC Championship game Sunday.
Jan 19, 2020

Sharks fall to Canucks in Vancouver

The Vancouver Canucks scored three goals in the final period to defeat the visiting Sharks 4-1 on Saturday night. The third-period goals on their home ice were by Tanner Pearson, Quinn Hughes and J.T. Miller. Vancouver goalie Thatcher Demko had 16 saves. The lone Shark goal was by Barclay Goodrow in the second period. Capitals 6, Islanders 4: Alex Ovechkin had a hat trick for the second consecutive game to tie Steve Yzerman for ninth on the career goals list and visiting Washington scored five times in the third period to beat New York. “To be honest with you, it’s something special,”...
Jan 17, 2020

Candlestick Park trends on Twitter, 49ers fans get crazy nostalgic ahead of NFC title game at Levi's

Candlestick Park (RIP) made a surprise appearance on Twitter's trending topics on Friday afternoon. The reason why wasn't ultimately important (it was some scavenger hunt promotion thing from the team), but the response from San Francisco 49ers fans was.