The San Francisco 49ers will play in the NFC Championship for the second consecutive year as they face Atlanta Falcons in the Georgia Dome on Sunday afternoon, 3:00pm ET on Fox. The winner will get a ticket to play for the National Football League's Super Bowl 47. Check this page for the 49ers vs Falcons live score updates as it happen.
The 49ers beat Green Bay Packers 45-31, in the Divisional playoff last Saturday. Sophomore quarterbackracked up 444 total yards and four touchdowns in his first playoff start. San Francisco scored on six of their last eight possessions in an balanced passing and running game that stunned the Packers.
The 49ers will face an Atlanta Falcons after they slipped past the Seattle Seahawks on Sunday, 30-28. The Seahawks take a 28-27 lead with just 31 seconds remaining in the game, but Falcons quarterbacksaved the Falcons season by marching the team 41 yards in two plays to set up kicker Matt Bryant's game-winning 49-yard field goal. Ryan and head coach Mike Smith both notched their first playoff win and put the Falcons back in the NFC Championship game for the third time in franchise history.
Then Falcons defense did a great job of limiting the Seahawks running game last week, but failed to contain on quarterback Russell Wilson (7 carries for 60 yards). This is a problem they must fix this Sunday if they want any chance at stopping Kaepernick and the Niners. But with the Falcons attakc teams lead by Ryan throwing the ball to Julio Jones,and veteran Tony Gonzales will consistently finding holes for the 49ers second top ranked defense. Check this page for the 49ers vs Falcons live score updates as it happen.