December 8, 2013; San Francisco, CA, USA; San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick (7) shakes hands with Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson (3) after the game at Candlestick Park. The 49ers defeated the Seahawks 19-17. Mandatory Credit: Kyle Terada-USA TODAY Sports

49ers, Seahawks will meet for first time in playoff history

The San Francisco 49ers and Seattle Seahawks were both victorious in the divisional round of the postseason, which means that they will be facing each other for the third time this season. However, this meeting will hold some historic value for the NFC West rivals.

When the 49ers make the trip to CenturyLink Field to take on the Seahawks in the NFC Championship game, it will be the first time in playoff history that the two teams have ever met.

To make things more interesting, a trip to Super Bowl XLVIII will be on the line and the stakes couldn’t be higher for the first postseason meeting between the two franchises.

Here is all of the information you will need to know so you can tune in to the NFC Championship game next weekend and catch all of the action:


No. 5 San Francisco 49ers
at No. 1 Seattle Seahawks

CenturyLink Field
6:30 p.m. ET, Fox

Who do you think will come out on top? Sound off in the comments section below with your thoughts and predictions.

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