Originally posted on Midwest Sports Fans  |  Last updated 1/20/13
The top two seeds in the NFC meet up in this year’s championship game. The 49ers find themselves in the NFC Championship game for the second year in a row, this time with Colin Kaepernick as their quarterback. They will take on the top-seeded Atlanta Falcons who barely made it to this game. The Falcons are still alive thanks to a clutch final-minute drive led by Matt Ryan that was completed by a game-winning 49-yard field goal by Matt Bryant. San Francisco 49ers In the Divisional Round, the 49ers faced the Packers in a rematch of their season opener. They won in the first matchup and followed it up with a win last week. This time it was with Colin Kaepernick as quarterback. Kaepernick’s playoff debut had a rough start as he threw an interception that was returned for a touchdown on the first drive of the game. He quickly turned things around and had a game that is one to remember. He threw for 263 yards on 17 completions, which is six more yards than Aaron Rodgers had but on nine fewer
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