Found January 11, 2012 on Football Nation:
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Call in the cavalry boys, the Saints are coming to town. According to most, the 49ers are going to need to pull out all the stops just to survive on Saturday afternoon at Candlestick Park. San Francisco will enter its first playoff game in nine years as underdogs to the New Orleans Saints. The odd part is, the 49ers are at home. According to beyondthebets.com, they are the fourth home-underdog in a post-Wild-Card round since 2002. And the other three cases were all in either the NFC or AFC championship games.  Drew Brees and the Saints have marched their way to nine-straight impressive victories, and the world has listened. But the beast that is the 49ers' defense will be fresh off a fortnight of rest come Saturday. Brees and the rest of the Big Easy would be wise not to fall sleep on the San Francisco defense, much like everyone else seems to be. There are a few that will give San Francisco a fighting chance in their own house this weekend, but those voices are likely t...
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