2014 NFL Playoffs

Aaron Rodgers Sunday return impacts playoff race

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The Green Bay Packers announced Aaron Rodgers will return. We break down what that means for the NFC North race, as well as potential playoff implications for the 49ers.

49ers clinch playoff berth, have work remaining

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The 49ers clinched a playoff berth with their Week 16 win over the Atlanta Falcons. We break down the entire NFC playoff picture heading into Week 17.

Tony Romo out for the season

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The Cowboys have ruled quarterback Tony Romo out for the season. We break down the implications for the NFC East race, and as a potential playoff opponent for the 49ers.

49ers can clear up playoff picture

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The 49ers host the Falcons on Monday Night Football in Week 16 with a chance to clinch a playoff berth. We break down the wild Sunday that was.

49ers divisional hopes still flickering

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The 49ers still have their Week 16 game to play, but the NFL playoff picture continues to get jumbled around. It was a wild Sunday!

Week 16 rooting guide

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We break down the big story lines in Week 16, and what to make of Sunday's schedule.

Week 16 49ers playoff scenarios and seeding

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The San Francisco 49ers can clinch a playoff spot with a win or Arizona Cardinals loss in Week 16. We break down all their possible seeding scenarios in the current playoff picture.

Tucker drops Lions in NFC playoff picture

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We break down the playoff picture after the Detroit Lions dropped a wild one to the Baltimore Ravens.

49ers have shot at the No. 5 seed

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The 49ers beat the Bucs, and with some help are in position to claim the No. 5 seed. We've got the latest NFL playoff picture breakdown.

49ers get big help on Sunday

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The 49ers won on Sunday and got some help in their bid to move up the playoff standings. We've got the breakdown.

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