The Bears also really could’ve used Marquess Wilson in Week 1.
The Bears won’t say it, but the concern is quite palpable.
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Some really good teams in the last decade have gotten stomped in Week 3 of the preseason.
The NFC West defenses limit the value of the division’s offensive weapons.
Colin Kaepernick led San Francisco to the Super Bowl after the 2012 season.
Vegas likes what the Bears have done since mid-March.
A man in Nevada was upset he was prevented from purchasing a ticket to the NFL Championship game.
Gale Sayers had a historic six-touchdown day on Dec. 12, 1965.
Richard Sherman is still trolling Michael Crabtree.
At least one oddsmaker has the Packers as the NFC North favorites with 10 wins.
Eastern Illinois quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo believes he’s improved “tremendously” since season’s end.
Seattle’s relentless, physical defense left Denver helpless.
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.
The NFC Championship Game came down to the 49ers offense verses the Seahawk defense, and Seattle’s number one ranked defense prevailed. San Francisco got the ball down six with the chance to pull off the upset but couldn’t make one more big play against their opponent.
The wait ended up being worth it, after all.
Seattle will meet Denver for the NFL title in two weeks in the New Jersey Meadowlands. It’s the first trip to the big game for the Seahawks (15-3) since they lost to Pittsburgh after the 2005 season.
The 3 big names dealing with injuries heading into the NFC Championship Game could all play. The 49ers figure to have both Carlos Rogers and Will Tukuafu ready to go, while Seattle’s Percy Harvin is a big question mark and will remain so up until kickoff.
The news of the Seahawks restricting sales to this Sundays games to certain zip code has been met with mixed results. While some might not like it, it’s legal, and more importantly will not give Seattle’s any additional advantage. The only thing this move really does is add to the 49er fan base’s hatred of their division rival.
The only two notable names that could miss this Sunday’s game between the 49ers and Panthers are Steve Smith and Carlos Rogers. While it’s unlikely that Smith will sit, it would not be a surprise to see Rogers not dressed. Regardless of what happens, both teams will be fine, and shouldn’t have to make any major adjustments.