The Philadelphia Eagles and San Francisco 49ers are set to face off in the NFC Championship Game this Sunday. The Eagles, who are the defending Super Bowl champions, have been the underdog in this matchup since the start of the season.
The 49ers have been the favorites to win the NFC Championship Game, and the odds reflect that. According to The Action Network, the 49ers are currently favored to win by three points.
CBS Sports’ NFC Championship Preview breaks down the key matchups between the two teams, including the 49ers’ strong rushing attack against the Eagles’ stout defense. The preview also offers a prediction for the game, picking the 49ers to win.
However, the 49ers’ success this season has caused some concern for fans. 49ers Webzone’s article, “Why the 49ers Worry Me Ahead of the NFC Championship Game,” looks at the potential pitfalls the team could face in the game.
Sports Illustrated’s “49ers vs. Eagles: Four Matchups That Will Dictate the Winner” examines the key matchups between the two teams and how they could decide the outcome of the game.
Finally, Yahoo Sports offers its prediction for the game, as well as the AFC Championship Game between the Kansas City Chiefs and Tennessee Titans. The prediction for the NFC Championship Game is a close one, with the 49ers edging out the Eagles.
The NFC Championship Game is sure to be an exciting matchup between two of the league’s top teams. Tune in this Sunday to see who will claim the NFC title.