Originally written on MyTeamRivals.com  |  Last updated 1/13/13
Quarterback Colin Kaepernick (17-31, 263 yards, 2 TD, INT, 14 carries, 181 yards, 2 rushing TDs) overcame an early interception Saturday night and ran himself into the records books to lead his San Francisco 49ers to victory against the Green Bay Packers. The Packers defense simply could not contain the scrambling Kaepernick as he left the pocket frequently, obliterating the record for quarterback rushing yardage in a postseason game. The Packers defense was the first to score Saturday night with a pick 6 off Kaepernick, but the young and fleet footed 49ers QB trumped veteran experience with pure talent and special ability over the course of the rest of the game. Kaepernick’s 56 yard touchdown run in the third quarter put his team in a comfortable lead they would work throughout the rest of the game to expand. The 49ers put up the highest point total of any team so far in this year’s playoffs with 45 points scored against 31 for the Packers. Aaron Rodgers (26-39, 257 yards, 2 TDs, I...
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