49ers have to get used to underdog role in 2021 playoffs

The 49ers will handle an underdog function Sunday in Dallas when they open their playoff slate. Tipico Sportsbook has them as 3.5-point underdogs on the roadway versus the NFC East winners. This is something San Francisco will require to get utilized to.

As skilled as the 49ers may be and along with they’ve played over the 2nd half of the year, they’re still accountable to be the underdog in each of their postseason matches.

Their course if they beat Dallas and there are no extra upsets would send them to Green Bay and after that Tampa Bay. It’s a harsh stretch that very few groups would have the ability to make it through.

Improbability has actually specified the 49ers’ season to this point though. They was up to 2-4, then to 3-5, then they ripped of 7 of their last 9 to slip into the postseason as the No. 6 seed. Even their playoff-clinching win required among the most unlikely returns in NFL history.

San Francisco might enter into AT&T Arena as underdogs, however even if they win they’ll for excellent factor hang on to that title. While they might not be the wagering preferred to win any of their championship game, it would be ill-advised to count this year’s group out.


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Jobber Wiki author Frank Long contributed to this report.