Have you seen the commercial about the Niners fan whose team is finally back in the Superbowl so he finds his old house in order to sit on his old couch in exactly the same spot because it will help his team win? Well this got me thinking about game day rituals.
So my nine year-old asked me the other day, ‘Dad, when did you start watching football?’ I didn’t have to think too long because the first game that I watched was the first time I’d ever seen my favorite team, the San Francisco 49ers? It’s ironic that at nine years old my son would ask me that because I was also nine at the time and the game I’m talking about, my first, included what’s been hail
The San Francisco 49ers rallied past the Atlanta Falcons for the NFC title, and the Baltimore Ravens upset the New England Patriots for the AFC crown. San Francisco and Baltimore, coached by brothers Jim and John Harbaugh respectively, will meet in Super Bowl XLVII on Feb. 3 in New Orleans. Here's a recap of Sunday's conference title games: