Freeman is the more intriguing of the two and could provide more pop than Jackson has this season. In last week's win, the rookie showed burst in a 31-yard run and caught a 36 yard pass from Matt Ryan. When Rodgers are Freeman are in the game this season the Falcons' offense runs more wide open and fluid than when the bigger Jackson was on the field.
49ers OT Trent Williams, Eagles S K'Von Wallace ejected after fight during fourth quarter of NFC Championship game
San Francisco 49ers All-Pro left tackle Trent Williams was ejected for slamming Eagles safety K'Von Wallace to the turf. Wallace was also kicked out of the game for his role in the scrum during the NFC Championship game.
Philadephia Eagles defeat San Francisco 49ers to advance to Super Bowl LVII
The Philadelphia Eagles defeated the San Francisco 49ers 31-7 on Championship Sunday to advance to Super Bowl LVII.
Niners QB Brock Purdy (right elbow), Josh Johnson (concussion) suffer injuries in NFC Championship Game loss to Eagles
The San Francisco 49ers dealt with QB injuries all season. It continued on Sunday and ultimately led to the end of their season when Brock Purdy injured his throwing elbow and backup Josh Johnson sustained a concussion in a 31-7 loss to the Eagles in the NFC Championship Game.
Dolphins hiring ex-Broncos coach Vic Fangio as defensive coordinator
The Miami Dolphins have agreed to terms with DC Vic Fangio on a deal that makes him the NFL's highest-paid coordinator, NFL Network Insider Tom Pelissero reports.
Chargers QB Justin Herbert undergoes surgery on left shoulder
Los Angeles Chargers quarterback Justin Herbert underwent surgery on the labrum in his left shoulder last Wednesday, the team announced.
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49ers RB Elijah Mitchell (groin) inactive for NFC title game vs. Eagles
49ers RB Elijah Mitchell (groin) is inactive for San Francisco's matchup with the Philadelphia Eagles in the NFC Championship Game.
Championship Sunday inactives for 2022 NFL season
Inactive reports for Sunday's two Championship Game matchups: 49ers-Eagles and Bengals-Chiefs.
49ers QB Jimmy Garoppolo could return to practice this week, back up Brock Purdy in Super Bowl LVII
Based on scans he received earlier last week, 49ers QB Jimmy Garoppolo is healed enough to resume practicing this week and is getting to the point where he would be the backup to Brock Purdy in Super Bowl LVII, NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported
Cardinals QB Kyler Murray (knee) not expected to be ready for start of 2023 season
The Cardinals will enter the 2023 season with a new general manager and head coach, but the greatest unknown in the organization is the status of Kyler Murray.
Chiefs tight end Travis Kelce (back) expected to play in AFC Championship Game vs. Bengals
Kansas City Chiefs tight end Travis Kelce (back) is expected to play in the AFC Championship Game against the Bengals despite back spasms, NFL Network's James Palmer reported.
Damar Hamlin speaks out for first time since cardiac arrest, expresses gratitude for widespread support
Almost four weeks after suffering a cardiac arrest incident during the Buffalo Bills' Week 17 game, safety Damar Hamlin spoke publically for the first time since the incident to express his gratitude in a video made in collaboration with the Bills.
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