NFC Championship Game Coverage and Special Section in Sunday’s San Francisco Chronicle

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Special coverage of the San Francisco 49ers’ game against the Atlanta Falcons will help fans get ready for the big game.

"As the 49ers prepare for their second trip to the NFC Championship game, The Chronicle is proud to give readers a one-of-a-kind lineup of stories, graphics and photos that capture the excitement of the upcoming game," said Chronicle Editor Ward Bushee.

The San Francisco Chronicle will publish a special section, previewing the San Francisco 49ers NFC Championship playoff game against the Atlanta Falcons on Sunday, Jan. 20. From features on Quarterback Colin Kaepernick’s rise to stardom to insight into Coach Jim Harbaugh’s place as the ultimate judge of quarterback talent, the section will feature the best in 49ers coverage from The Chronicle’s Sporting Green team of columnists, reporters and photographers.

The section will include a look at how a new era of offensive football has emerged in the NFL, with commentary from legendary coach John Madden. It will also feature enhanced graphics and photos of Kaepernick, a look at the major plays and key players from the season and a preview of the Falcons and their long and storied history with the 49ers.

"As the 49ers prepare for their second consecutive trip to the NFC Championship game, The Chronicle is proud to give readers a one-of-a-kind lineup of stories, features, graphics and photos that capture not only the excitement of the upcoming game, but of the entire season,” said Chronicle Editor Ward Bushee.

The section will be included in The Chronicle for all home delivery subscribers, as well as at single-copy vendor locations. It will also appear on The Chronicle app for iPad® as part of the extensive coverage available to iPad users. Download the app at http://www.sfgate.com/ipad. Also, available on iPad is 49ers INSIDER digital magazine, with both pre-game and post-game issues available. Download at http://www.sfgate.com/digitalmags.

The Chronicle is the Bay Area’s leading source for in-depth, hard-hitting coverage of Bay Area sports. From year-round coverage of the 49ers to stories and expert opinions from a one-of-a-kind lineup of columnists following all Bay Area teams and sports, The Chronicle offers the most comprehensive coverage of sports in the region.

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