The 49ers were coming off a 6-10 season and a just a game out of the cellar in the NFC West when Jim Harbaugh took over as head coach. Just two years later, San Francisco has once again become a powerhouse with no hint of fading away any time soon. Here's how they did it.
Monday Musings: The Falcons are soft? That was the perception before they beat Seattle. And you can forget the notion of defense winning championships after the scoring output in the divisional round. There's more where that came from.
The shoddy conditions at FedEx Field during Sunday's wild-card game between the Seahawks and Redskins have already been well documented here at Eye on Football and around the interwebs. But there's more.
Aside from Redskins coach Mike Shanahan taking a beating for keeping a clearly-injured Robert Griffin III in last week's wild-card game, the team also has been criticized for the condition of the field.