Stormy weather has settled over Candlestick Park, but both Eli Manning and Alex Smith have tested the turf. The countdown to kickoff continues. COMING UP: In-Game Live! Insider blog-Fan chat Gameday gallery
Michael Crabtree uncharacteristically dropped three balls in his first playoff game. Despite the fact he said he couldn't sleep, he's moving forward and looking forward to a new opportunity Sunday.
After holding the last full practice before the NFC Championship, Jim Harbaugh told the media that he's happy with his players' preparation.More: NFC Championship coverage 49ers video
While Ted Ginn is listed as questionable, his lack of participation in practice this week indicates he may be a long shot to return kicks Sunday. More: NFC Championship coverage 49ers video
Delanie Walker will play Sunday for the first time since suffering two fractures in his jaw, and he aware of potential targeted shots from the Giants.
Matt Maiocco took some time to re-watch the 49ers' regular season win over the Giants and offers his Insider play-by-play. More: NFC Championship coverage 49ers press conference: 1:55 p.m.
What can you expect when the 49ers face the Giants Sunday? Weather won't be the only difference from their first meeting. More: NFC Championship coverage 49ers video
Matt Maiocco sets up the day as the 49ers prepare Candlestick Park and their team for the NFC title game against the New York Giants on Sunday.More: NFC Championship coverage 49ers press conference: 1:55 p.m.
Jim Harbaugh was nothing short of entertaining in his media session Thursday. When asked about the potential rough weather Sunday, Harbaugh's classic response let it known he's happy it's raining now.
Patrick Willis, Jonathan Goodwin and Ted Ginn did not participate in practice Thursday, and Ginn's availability on Sunday appears to be in doubt.More: NFC Championship coverage 49ers video
When Alex Smith took a 28-yard run to the house late against New Orleans, some believed the 49ers scored too early. Head coach Jim Harbaugh was not one of those people.
Delanie Walker is armed with a new helmet and recovering from a broken jaw suffered in Seattle. But will he be ready to play against the Giants? More: NFC Championship coverage 49ers video
Alex Smith was seen woofing at the Saints after his game-winning TD. What was he saying, and why? Matt Maiocco digs into his mailbag. More: NFC Championship coverage 49ers video
Jim Harbaugh met the media Wednesday, offering praise for a Giants team that's had little good to say about his 49ers.More: NFC Championship coverage 49ers video