TALE OF THE TAPE

49ers

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    Tale Of The Tape: San Francisco 49ers At Arizona Cardinals

    The 49ers let a 17-0 lead against the Chicago Bears slip away, and while it was not all Colin Kaepernick’s fault, it was clear that he bore quite a bit of responsibility from the look on his face while standing on the sidelines and from a statistical point of view.

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    Tale Of The Tape: Chicago Bears At San Francisco 49ers

    The Bears had a disastrous home loss to the Buffalo Bills in the season opener, and they now play six of their next eight games on the road.

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    Tale Of The Tape: San Francisco 49ers At Dallas Cowboys

    The 49ers begin the season with Super Bowl aspirations and the hope that they can run down the Seattle Seahawks in the NFC West.

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    NFC Championship Tale Of The Tape: San Francisco 49ers Vs. Seattle Seahawks

    The 49ers won their eighth straight game in impressive fashion, handling the powerful Carolina Panthers 23-10.

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    NFC Championship Tale Of The Tape: Colin Kaepernick Vs. Russell Wilson

    These two young, dual-threat signal callers go head-to-head on Sunday.

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    Tale Of The Tape: San Francisco 49ers At Carolina Panthers

    In the moments after a wild-card win at sub-zero Lambeau Field, Colin Kaepernick’s initial reaction to meeting the Panthers was that it gave his team a chance to get revenge for a regular-season defeat.