NFC Championship Game

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - DECEMBER 08: Running back Marshawn Lynch #24 of the Seattle Seahawks scores a touchdown against cornerback Carlos Rogers #22 and linebacker Patrick Willis #52 of the San Francisco 49ers in the first quarter on December 8, 2013 at Candlestick Park in San Francisco, California. The 49ers won 19-17. (Photo by Brian Bahr/Getty Images)

Carlos Rogers And Will Tukuafu Likely To Play, Same Can’t Be Said For Percy Harvin

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.


Russell Wilson. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Seahawks Not Selling NFC Championship Tickets To Californians

The Seahawks are limiting who can buy tickets for Sunday’s NFC Championship Game.

CBS Chicago–01/13/2014

ATLANTA, GA - DECEMBER 29: Greg Olsen #88 of the Carolina Panthers celebrates after making a catch for a touchdown against the Atlanta Falcons at the Georgia Dome on December 29, 2013 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Scott Cunningham/Getty Images)

Extra Week Of Rest Allows Panthers To Be Very Healthy For 49ers

The Carolina Panthers were thrilled to get the first-round bye in the NFL playoffs because it meant one less game between them and the Super Bowl. They were also very grateful for it because it allowed a number of players to fully heal up.


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Durkin: NFL Championship Game Picks

Here’s my take on how the NFL conference championship games are going to shake out.

CBS Chicago–01/20/2012

Jay Cutler

Report: Cutler Received Painkiller Shot During Game

Bears quarterback Jay Cutler received a painkiller shot during halftime in the NFC Championship Game last month, according to a published report.

CBS Chicago–02/03/2011

Kobe Bryant

Bryant: Criticism Of Cutler Is Unfair

Los Angeles Lakers guard Kobe Bryant said earlier this week that he finds the criticism of Bears quarterback Jay Cutler unfair.

CBS Chicago–01/27/2011

2011 NFC Championship: Green Bay Packers v Chicago Bears

Cutler Recovering After Knee Injury

Bears quarterback Jay Cutler will have an MRI on his knee later Monday, after an injury took him out for the second half of the team’s losing NFC Championship Game against the Green Bay Packers.

CBS Chicago–01/24/2011

'Lactose Intolerant'

Bears, Packers Fans Exchange Barbs, Blows

We all know the scene can grow downright ugly anytime the Bears take on the Green Bay Packers, and the Bears’ losing NFC Championship Game Sunday was no different.

CBS Chicago–01/24/2011

Bears Lose

Bears Fans Wake Up To Gloomy Morning

Bears fans are waking up to a snowy and gloomy morning, the day after the team’s disappointing loss to the Green Bay Packers.

CBS Chicago–01/24/2011

Packers Fan

Invasion Of The Cheeseheads Begins

Green Bay Packers fans weren’t wasting any time getting to Chicago in plenty of time for Sunday’s Bears-Packers NFC Championship Game at Soldier Field.

CBS Chicago–01/22/2011

Aaron Rodgers

Daley Talks Bears-Packers With Green Bay Mayor

Mayor Richard M. Daley greeted Green Bay Mayor Jim Schmitt on Saturday, the eve of the NFC Championship game between the Chicago Bears and Green Bay Packers at Soldier Field.

CBS Chicago–01/22/2011

Lance Briggs

Briggs Looks Toward Victory Over Green Bay

As the Bears gear up for their historic NFC Championship Game with the Green Bay Packers, linebacker Lance Briggs is talking about how the team can come out victorious and move on to the Super Bowl.

670 The Score–01/21/2011

Jay Cutler

Crews Get Soldier Field Ready For Biggest Game Of The Year

The Chicago Bears’ matchup with the Green Bay Packers for the NFC Championship is only a few days away, but there’s still a lot to do to get the turf at Soldier Field ready for the big showdown.

CBS Chicago–01/20/2011

Shedd Aquarium

Free Admission At Shedd Aquarium On Game Day

If you’re going to the long-awaited Bears-Packers game at Soldier Field Sunday, the Shedd Aquarium wants you to stop by on the way.

CBS Chicago–01/20/2011

Rahm Emanuel

Emanuel Predicts Bears Victory

Chicago mayoral hopeful Rahm Emanuel has high hopes for the Bears in Sunday’s NFC Championship game against the Green Bay Packers.

WBBM Newsradio–01/20/2011

Jay Cutler

Bears Fans Changing Plans To Watch NFC Title Game

Chicago Bears fans were making a mad dash this week to cancel or change plans that originally were scheduled for the same time that the Bears host the rival Green Bay Packers for the NFC Championship Game.

CBS Chicago–01/19/2011

Bears playoff tickets for the Chicago-Seattle game are not selling briskly, brokers say. (CBS)

Brokers, Buyers Dance Over Bears-Packers Tickets

The kickoff for the NFC Championship Game between the Bears and the Green Bay Packers is just four days away, but beforehand, there will be a little dancing.

WBBM Newsradio–01/19/2011

Digital TVs

TV Sales Spike For Bears-Packers Matchup

The big game this weekend has many people shopping for big TVs.

WBBM Newsradio–01/18/2011

Bears playoff tickets (CBS)

Bears Tickets Go On Sale At 2 p.m.

The biggest sellers this week might not be stocks on Wall Street, but tickets to this Sunday’s Bears-Packers match-up at Soldier Field.

CBS Chicago–01/18/2011

Matt Forte

Limited Bears-Packers Tickets Going On Sale Tuesday

So when and where can you get tickets for the hottest game in town?

CBS Chicago–01/17/2011