By The Numbers: 2013 Conference Championship Week Recap[caption id="attachment_22975" align="aligncenter" width="508"] Chris Keane / Reuters[/caption] And from four they became two... So the Super Bowl is set after another great Monday morning of playoff football. Here's a few numbers that may have caught your eye:
182 - Total yards in the first quarter for Atlanta. -2 - Total yards for San Francisco in the first quarter. 271 - Passing yards for Matt Ryan in the first half. 2 - Times that the 49ers have come back from trailing 17 or more points in the past 12 years (total 29 games). 2 - Total times that Colin Kaepernick ran the ball all game. 21 - Number more points that San Francisco scored than Atlanta after the six second mark of the second quarter. 50 - Playoff win percentage for Tom Brady in past 14 playoff games (that's 7-7 after Brady went 10-0 in his first ten career playoff games). 8 - Joe Flacco TDs this postseason. 0 - Joe Flacco INTs this postseason. 16 - Years since both road teams won Conference Championships in the same year (1997 - Broncos and Packers). 12 - Number of years since Ray Lewis won his last Super Bowl ring (if he wins one this year it'll be the longest stretch between Super Bowl wins ever for one player). 2 - Harbaugh brothers coaching in the Super Bowl. 0 - Times that siblings have ever coached against each other in any American professional sports (NFL, NBA, NHL, MLB) playoffs. 4 of 6 - US Sports Down Under Staffers that picked the HarBowl matchup correctly. 743 - Approximate number of stories featuring Mr and Mrs Harbaugh that we'll be seeing in the next two weeks. 1 - Lombardi Trophy up for grabs on Monday February 4.
Hope you're enjoying the playoffs as much as we are - one more game to go!