Mac Jones and Rhamondre Stevenson were big contributors for the Patriots, who had one of the league's top draft classes.
When the 49ers drafted Trey Lance with the No. 3 overall pick, it seemed Garoppolo's days as the team's starting QB were numbered. But once again Jimmy G has the 49ers on the doorstep of the Super Bowl.
How likely is it that Mike McCarthy will get fired, and Sean Payton will get hired by the Cowboys? If Jimmy G makes another Super Bowl will they be able to move on from him? ESPN NFL Analyst Jeff Saturday joins to talk about that and more. Plus, what will the next steps be for Aaron Rodgers & Tom Brady?
Niners coach Kyle Shanahan said left tackle Trent Williams will be monitored as the week goes on and that receiver Deebo Samuel is expected to be available for practice after both were injured in Saturday's win over Green Bay.
The Bills and Chiefs played an instant classic, but all four games were wild -- and amazing -- in their own right.
Laura, Mina, RC, Dan, and Marcus review the Divisional Round of the playoffs which included four epic games that came down to game-winning field goals and a legendary overtime battle.
Bengals-Chiefs, 49ers-Rams: We've got early previews -- and overreactions -- for each conference title game
The conference championship game matchups are set. Here's everything you need to know, with X factors, what to watch for and more for both games.
All four of the divisional-round weekend matchups featured a game-winning score on the final play. Three of those scores came in the form of a field goal. The other was set up by, you guessed it, a field goal.
The Kansas City Chiefs opened as touchdown favorites over the Cincinnati Bengals in the AFC Championship Game, while the Los Angeles Rams are 3.5-point favorites over the San Francisco 49ers in the NFC Championship Game.
A blocked punt returned for a touchdown, a clock-churning drive and a buzzer-beating field goal, all in the fourth quarter, helped the San Francisco 49ers to another road playoff victory Saturday night, this time over the No. 1 seed Green Bay Packers.
The 49ers took down Aaron Rodgers in the NFL divisional round thanks to the perfect leg of kicker Robbie Gould, leading to reactions from Russell Wilson, Tyrann Mathieu and more
— Robbie Gould lived up to his name.
After struggling on offense all game, the 49ers pulled even with a play from their special teams.
Since 2014 there have been 101 different starting quarterbacks to start a game with kickoff temperatures below 40 degrees. Jimmy Garoppolo is not one of them. Temps in Green Bay could be single digits, but the cold hasn't helped the Packers recently.
San Francisco 49ers defensive end Nick Bosa has cleared the NFL's concussion protocol and will play Saturday against the Green Bay Packers.
The guys look closely at the matchup between the Buccaneers and Rams and wonder if Sunday could actually be Tom Brady's last game. They also welcome in ESPN Football Analyst Harry Douglas before going through Four Downs and more.
Neither Niners linebacker Fred Warner nor quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo appeared on Thursday's injury report, and defensive end Nick Bosa is close to being back, drawing a questionable tag as he continues to go through the concussion protocol.
Randall Cobb (abdomen) is expected to return Saturday vs. the Niners, but the news isn't as positive for two other Packers players. Marquez Valdes-Scantling (back) is doubtful, and David Bakhtiari is questionable after practicing just once this week.
Sean McVay vs. Matt LaFleur vs. Sean McDermott vs. the field. These are the 10 best head-coaching hires made in the NFL since 2017.
The Packers and Niners are two of the NFL's most storied franchises. Here's a look at the rivalry's iconic moments as they prepare to meet again in the divisional round.
While playing receiver, running back and, occasionally, quarterback, Samuel accounted for 15 total touchdowns on his way to earning first-team All-Pro honors.