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We break down some of the pertinent information heading into the 49ers-Cardinals game, and provide an open thread to discuss the game.
Date: December 30, 2012
Time: 1:25 p.m. PDT
Location: Bill Walsh Field @ Candlestick Park
Odds Shark Spread: 49ers -17
Weather: 53 degrees, 6mph wind
TV Broadcast: FOX - Gus Johnson, Charles Davis, Kristina Pink
Radio: 107.7 The Bone, 680/1050 KNBR - Ted Robinson, Eric Davis
Spanish Radio: KIQI 1010-AM, KATD 990-AM - Erwin Higueros, Juan Carlos Sierra
Cardinals Coverage: Revenge of the Birds
49ers - Doubtful: DT Justin Smith (elbow, triceps); Questionable: TE Vernon Davis (concussion), LB Clark Haggans (shoulder), DT Will Tukuafu (neck); Probable: LB Navorro Bowman (wrist, shoulder), LB Ahmad Brooks (shoulder), CB Tarell Brown (shoulder, knee), LB Tavares Gooden (illness, rib), C Jonathan Goodwin (illness), RB Frank Gore (knee), G Mike Iupati (shoulder), P Andy Lee (illness), RB Bruce Miller (shoulder), S Trenton Robinson (finger), CB Carlos Rogers (knee, toe), LB Aldon Smith (shoulder), S Donte Whitner (knee)
Cardinals - Out: WR Early Doucet (concussion); Doubtful: WR Laron Byrd (knee); Questionable: G Mike Gibson (calf), T Nate Potter (ankle), RB Anthony Sherman (knee), DE Ronald Talley (ankle); Probable: S Rashad Johnson (hamstring), S Kerry Rhodes (illness), S James Sanders (calf), CB Gregory Toler (hamstring), DT Dan Williams (hamstring), S Adrian Wilson (illness)
Today is very simple. A 49ers win clinches the NFC West. A 49ers win and a Packers loss clinches a first round bye for the 49ers. Time to take care of business.