As the No. 1 seed in the NFC, the Green Bay Packers rested at home and watched the confusion of Super Wild Card Weekend from a far distance.
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers smothered the Philadelphia Eagles and the San Francisco 49ers outlived the Dallas Cowboys in a frenzied, practically unfathomable completion. The two outcomes mean Kyle Shanahan and the 6th cultivated 49ers will be coming to Lambeau Field for the NFC Divisional Round.
The Packers beat the 49ers way back in Week 3. Aaron Rodgers hit Davante Adams two times on the last drive to set up Mason Crosby’s down winning field objective, permitting the Packers to get away from 30-28.
The following are 12 different things to be aware of Shanahan’s group:
The 49ers tore their direction back from a disillusioning 3-5 beginning by winning seven of the last nine games in the ordinary season, including three successes over season finisher groups (Rams two times, Bengals). In Week 18, the 49ers got a postseason compartment win with an additional time win in Los Angeles. Because of the sluggish beginning, the 49ers completed third in the NFC West, behind both the Rams and Cardinals. Yet, this was probably the most smoking group in the NFL to end the standard season.
For the second consecutive week, the 49ers went out and about and beat a season finisher group
San Francisco scrambled for 169 yards and conveyed five sacks in a 23-17 win over the Cowboys at AT&T Stadium on Sunday. The 49ers went up ahead of schedule and driven 23-7 into the final quarter yet at the same time required a sensational second on the game’s last play to at long last close the entryway on the Cowboys’ rebound endeavor. Elijah Mitchell and Deebo Samuel both scrambled for a score, and 10 distinct players created quarterback hits on Dak Prescott. The 49ers held the ball for very nearly 34 minutes, and the Cowboys arrived at the midpoint of just 4.4 yards per play and had just 307 all out yards of offense.
Deebo Samuel is one of the more exceptional players in all of football. Casted a ballot a first-group All-Pro. he delivered 1,770 absolute yards and 14 scores in 2021, including eight surging scores. The 49ers began involving him in the backfield as a more customary running back in November, and he reacted with hurrying scores in seven of the last nine games. He additionally scrambled for a score on Sunday in Dallas. Constructed like a running back, Samuel is the best collector in football after the catch, and presently the 49ers are giving him the ball in an assortment of ways. Here is a mind boggling detail: Samuel drove the NFL in yards per get at 18.2, and he likewise arrived at the midpoint of 6.2 yards per rush. He’s dynamic.
Edge rusher Nick Bosa and linebacker Fred Warner both endured wounds during the 49ers prevail upon the Cowboys on Sunday
Bosa was hit by amicable fire during a pass-rush snap and left with a head injury. Warner supported a lower leg injury and missed a major lump of the final part. The situation with both will merit observing this week. Bosa conveyed 15.5 sacks, 21 handles for misfortunes and four constrained mishandles in 2021, while Warner drove the group with 137 complete handles. Without their two best players, the 49ers safeguard would look undeniably less considerable on Saturday night. Be that as it may, it’s as yet conceivable both will be all set.
Deebo Samuel is the fundamental fascination on offense, yet the 49ers are a long way from a limited show. Freshman Elijah Mitchell scrambled for 963 yards and found the middle value of 87.5 per game and 4.7 per rush over only 11 games in 2021. Tight end George Kittle is a beast in the run game, a beast in the passing game and a beast after the catch. Second-year beneficiary Brandon Aiyuk delivered 826 getting yards and five scores, and new kid on the block Jauan Jennings arose as a dependable third-down target. Fullback Kyle Juszcyzk, who scored the go on score against the Packers in Week 3, can do a smidgen of everything.
Most games are dominated and lost at the line of scrimmage, and the 49ers can be an intense football crew front and center
Per ESPN, the 49ers offense was fourteenth in pass-block win rate and eighteenth in run-block win rate, while the 49ers safeguard positioned fifth in pass-rush win rate and third in run-stop win rate. Per Pro Football Focus, the 49ers offense positioned 7th in pass-hindering grade and 1st in run-obstructing grade, while the safeguard positioned 4th in pass-hurrying grade and 6th in run guard grade.
Left tackle Trent Williams may be the best hostile lineman in football. He positioned 1st in by and large grade this season at Pro Football Focus subsequent to surrendering only one sack and 17 tensions more than 535 pass-hindering snaps. He likewise acquired a world class run-obstructing grade. The Packers will probably toss a mix of Preston Smith, Rashan Gary and Za’Darius Smith at the veteran left tackle on Saturday night. Would they be able to set the edge in the run game and push the pocket on clear passing circumstances against downright amazing?