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Better Rivals podcast: Rewatching the 49ers-Saints 2011 NFC Divisional Round game

David and Oscar revisit the epic 2011 playoff game against the Saints.

Divisional Playoffs - New Orleans Saints v San Francisco 49ers Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images

On this week’s episode of the Better Rivals podcast, we’re hopping in the wayback machine and rewatching the 2011 NFC Divisional Round game against the Saints. Why was this such an emotional game for both sides? What about the Saints approach was slowing down San Francisco’s offense for most of this game? What stood out most from the 49ers performance in this game that we didn’t remember?