A vicious collision between San Francisco 49ers safety Dashon Goldson and fellow defensive back Tarell Brown during the NFC Championship game against the New York Giants left Brown sprawled out in the middle of the field before he was assisted off the field.
Giants quarterback Eli Manning threw the ball in the direction of his wide-out Hakeem Nicks when the two 49ers players both dove towards the errant pass and met each other helmet-to-chest.
Goldson rolled over the prone Brown— who was lying on his back motionless on the ground.
A medical team surrounded Brown as Goldson nervously watched his teammate from the sidelines. Brown sat up after a few minutes, refused the services of a stretcher and was assisted off the field by two men. He later walked unassisted to the locker room for observation.
The Giants should consider themselves lucky because it looked like an easy INT if the two players didn't crash into each other.
The nasty smash-up occurred with a minute left in the 3rd quarter with the 49ers leading, 14-10, in the defensive tug-of-war.
The 49ers fell one game short of playing the Patriots in the Super Bowl. Wait let me rephrase that, Kyle Williams muffed two punts to keep the 49ers from going to play the Patriots in the Super Bowl.
Kyle Williams this seasons Roger Craig.
I know some out there will say playcalling, some poor offensive play, referees, 3rd down conversions, etc. Yes I can agree with that. Alex Smith...
Ugh. The NFC Championship Game was a heavyweight defensive battle. The battle raged on into overtime.And then . . . 49ers punt returner Kyle Williams fumbled the ball away, giving the Giants its opportunity to kick the winning field goal.This was the same Kyle Williams who muffed a punt earlier in the game. The rest of his winter will be most unpleasant. How does a player come back...
Alex Smith and Vernon Davis connected for their second touchdown pass of the game to help the San Francisco 49ers take a 14-10 lead over the New York Giants after three quarters in the NFC championship game Sunday.
Does ESPN have an East Coast bias?
Not really if you believe Deadspin. The San Francisco 49ers Head Coach Jim Harbaugh made headlines -- on the West Coast only presumably -- early in the NFL season when he complained that the NFL Network and ESPN did not cover his team despite its early success.
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San Francisco 49ers kick returner Kyle Williams reacts after fumbling a punt return that was recovered by the New York Giants (Source sports.yahoo.com)
New Orleans Saints fans have been calling it sweet revenge after the San Francisco 49ers lost last night in the NFC Championship game. The 49ers, like the Saints, saw their Super Bowl dreams turn into a nightmare after two costly...
Kyle Williams’ two punt-return miscues in Sunday’s NFC Championship Game helped send the 49ers home and the Giants to Indianapolis for the Super Bowl — and now Williams is receiving death threats on Twitter, according to reports.
His father, White Sox general manager Kenny Williams, told ESPN of the threats...
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