Originally written on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 1/13/13
SAN FRANCISCO -- On the first drive of his first NFL playoff start Saturday night at Candlestick Park, San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick threw an interception that Green Bay's Sam Shields returned 52 for a touchdown. Kaepernick spent the rest of the night setting the NFL single-game rushing record for a quarterback and leading the 49ers to a resounding 45-31 victory over the Packers in an NFC Divisional playoff game. The 49ers advanced to the NFC Championship Game for the second straight season and will play the winner of Sunday's game at Atlanta between the Falcons and Seattle Seahawks. Kaepernick, making his first NFL playoff start, rushed for 181 yards, the most ever in a game by an NFL quarterback. He broke Michael Vick's single-game rushing record of 173 yards, set in 2002 against the Minnesota Vikings. Before Kaepernick ran wild against the Packers, no NFL quarterback had run for more yards in a playoff game than Vick, who rushed for 119 yards on eight car...
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