Tom Brady Wasn't Great, But It's Utterly Absurd That He's Playing For Another Super BowlWhat Tom Brady is doing is beyond the scope of human understanding. What other conclusion could possibly account for the sheer nonchalance or even outright exasperation that a 43-year-old quarterback not only survived an NFL season but has somehow made it to the penultimate weekend of the year?
Carlos Rogers And Will Tukuafu Likely To Play, Same Can’t Be Said For Percy HarvinThe 3 big names dealing with injuries heading into the NFC Championship Game could all play. The 49ers figure to have both Carlos Rogers and Will Tukuafu ready to go, while Seattle's Percy Harvin is a big question mark and will remain so up until kickoff.
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Extra Week Of Rest Allows Panthers To Be Very Healthy For 49ersThe Carolina Panthers were thrilled to get the first-round bye in the NFL playoffs because it meant one less game between them and the Super Bowl. They were also very grateful for it because it allowed a number of players to fully heal up.