TFG Pod: 49ers’ Golden Playoff Ticket

The 49ers punched their ticket to the postseason after an emotional 27-24 OT win over the Los Angeles Rams. To dissect a game for the ages, not to mention San Francisco’s sixth straight win over Los Angeles, Melissa Jacobs called upon her 49ers partner-in-crime ESPN’s Stephania Bell. Welcome to a celebratory Football Date Night edition of The Football Girl Podcast!

Among the many tentacles of the 49ers discussed:

  • Jimmy Garoppolo’s ability to overcome mistakes
  • A tale of two halves for Kyle Shanahan
  • Why the Rams didn’t trust Matt Stafford to throw on 3rd and 5 to seal a win
  • The importance of Niners Nation turning SoFi Stadium into a “home” game
  • An early look at how the 49ers and Cowboys match up