Randall Cobb (abdomen) is expected to return Saturday vs. the Niners, but the news isn't as positive for two other Packers players. Marquez Valdes-Scantling (back) is doubtful, and David Bakhtiari is questionable after practicing just once this week.
The Packers and Niners are two of the NFL's most storied franchises. Here's a look at the rivalry's iconic moments as they prepare to meet again in the divisional round.
While playing receiver, running back and, occasionally, quarterback, Samuel accounted for 15 total touchdowns on his way to earning first-team All-Pro honors.
Sean McVay vs. Matt LaFleur vs. Sean McDermott vs. the field. These are the 10 best head-coaching hires made in the NFL since 2017.
The NFL's elite eight will convene this weekend with the divisional playoffs, and after a relatively upset-free wild-card round (sorry, Cowboys -- I...
Brady's achievements at his age have been exhaustively recorded. Yet it's still staggering that he's older than the coaches of the Green Bay Packers, Los Angeles Rams and San Francisco 49ers. And he has history with all three.
Will Russell Wilson or Aaron Rodgers leave their teams? Could a big-name coach make a surprising decision? What will the NFC East teams do at QB? Execs help us look to the future.
(Sara Ziegler, sports editor): Though only a third of the games were competitive on the first weekend of the NFL playoffs, we still got plenty of...
Niners quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo suffered a "slightly" sprained right shoulder in Sunday's win over the Cowboys, but coach Kyle Shanahan expects him to be ready to go Saturday against the Packers.
Behind first-year coordinator DeMeco Ryans and the interior play of Arik Armstead, the Niners held Dallas -- the NFL's top offense -- in check.
All four divisional-round matchups are now set. Here's everything you need to know, with X factors, what to watch for and more for each game.
Laura, Marcus, Mina, Dan, and RC dissect the Wild Card weekend that was, Swagu puts the big men in the spotlight on Big Man Ballin, and they get everyone set for Cardinals vs. Rams on Monday Night Football.
Could the Cowboys fire Mike McCarthy? Will the Eagles add a QB? Judging wild-card weekend overreactions
Dallas just had a disappointing home playoff loss, while Jalen Hurts struggled for Philadelphia in a first-round rout.
An improved Jimmy Garoppolo and healthy Elijah Mitchell will be part of a new look the 49ers will bring to Lambeau Field.
Buoyed by a dominant defense and a strong rushing attack, the 49ers emerged with a harrowing 23-17 victory over the favored Cowboys in the first postseason meeting between the teams since 1995.
We explain the biggest officiating questions and controversial calls of this year's playoffs, including a no-catch ruling for the Cardinals.
— Kyle Shanahan walked onto the field with an emphatic nod, believing his San Francisco 49ers had beaten the Dallas Cowboys in a chaotic wild-card finish that left many not sure what was happening.
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Kyle Shanahan made an egregious 4th down error by taking a delay of game and punting on what would have been a 4th-and-1 with 2:51 left, per ESPN's win probability model. WP numbers if it had been 4th-and-1: WP go: 86.7% WP punt: 82.2% Needed a 47% chance of conversion to justify going to for it. We estimated their conversion chance at 69%.
How can all 12 teams win this weekend and move on to the divisional round? We outlined keys to victory in each wild-card matchup.
San Francisco coach Kyle Shanahan, following the 49ers' victory over the Cowboys, said injured defenders Nick Bosa (concussion) and Fred Warner (right ankle) could return in time for the divisional round, but that it was too early to say so for certain.
After intercepting Cowboys QB Dak Prescott, the 49ers scored with a big run by Samuel.