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Kaepernick scores as 49ers pull within two

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After a one-sided first half and a weird power outage, we’ve got a great football game in our hands.

Colin Kaepernick ran for a 15-yard touchdown with 9:57 left in the fourth quarter, getting the 49ers as close as they’ve been since the Ravens scored the game’s first touchdown. But after that score made it 31-29, San Francisco failed on its two-point conversion attempt.

Now the question is whether a Ravens team that has looked dead for most of the second half can hold onto their two-point lead. If Joe Flacco can sustain a time-killing drive or throw another touchdown pass, he can wrap up the MVP as the Ravens wrap up the Super Bowl.

But the 49ers have all the momentum.

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20 Responses to “Kaepernick scores as 49ers pull within two”
  1. wisdomnfl says: Feb 3, 2013 10:15 PM

    Ah ravens will win this game, no way SF keeps this up.

  2. siknutty says: Feb 3, 2013 10:15 PM

    Way too early to go for two there!

  3. aljack88 says: Feb 3, 2013 10:15 PM

    1 replay of the failed 2 pt attempt?

    I guess it wasn’t a big play.

  4. j0esixpack says: Feb 3, 2013 10:19 PM

    There’s going to be all kinds of conspiracy theories about the power outage. Marshall Faulk already thinks Bill Belichick is behind it.

  5. Wisconsin77 says: Feb 3, 2013 10:24 PM

    Horrible play call for the two point conversion, they should have pistoled it

  6. bigblue00 says: Feb 3, 2013 10:26 PM

    I’m calling for Alex Smith!

  7. tigeraintdone says: Feb 3, 2013 10:30 PM

    that power outage was all about TV ratings and ad revenue . blowout game, NFL and CBS panicked. look now, close game down to wire. f goodell

  8. mjkelly77 says: Feb 3, 2013 10:46 PM

    I think jim hairbough is about to cry. At least his head didn’t explode.

  9. norcalmafia says: Feb 3, 2013 10:47 PM

    Well Niners almost beat the Ravens and the Refs..

  10. eepobee says: Feb 3, 2013 10:49 PM

    Ravens and their fans better keep their mouths shut! Clear holding and contact past 5 yards on Crabtree and holding by every player on the punt/ safety. None get called! Cheap and undeserving “win”…

  11. cowboycjn says: Feb 3, 2013 10:52 PM

    “Who has it better than ????” The Ravens – they have the championship win, the ring, the extra money and the trophy. The RAVENS have it best.

  12. q1ller says: Feb 3, 2013 10:54 PM

    Reed was waaaay offsides on the 2 pt conversion and got away with it. If, and I say if, they make the 2 pt conversion a field goal wins it for SF at the end. That said, SF lost this game with so many mistakes.

  13. seacab1972 says: Feb 3, 2013 10:56 PM

    Maybe Kaepernick can patent losing as I see SF not getting to the big show again for a long time. Enjoy the offseason Coach Whiner/Tantrum. I know holding holding. Whaaaaahhhh.

  14. sabatimus says: Feb 3, 2013 11:12 PM

    The fake punt/safety–I haven’t seen worse officiating since the replacement refs. A Ravens player had hold of a 49ers player and was literally spinning him around.

    Not to mention the holding before it…

    Refs had ample evidence to call multiple late-game penalties, and they blatantly did not do so. This cost the Niners the game. I don’t even like either team, and I particularly dislike both coaches.

    If you don’t realize just how robbed the 49ers were, you 1) weren’t watching, 2) don’t understand the rules, or 3) are an insufferable homer.

  15. stopdk12 says: Feb 3, 2013 11:22 PM

    when this guy has to move out of the pocket, he’s not gonna make a throw to hurt you…

    you saw it on that 2 pt conversion, and countless other times.

    he may learn…but he’s no RG3, or Luck or Wilson for that matter.

  16. gdeli says: Feb 3, 2013 11:22 PM

    colin you were 10 yards from the endzone on 2nd down. Run for 5 and get a td on 3rd or 4th down. It was that simple. dam dam dam.

  17. q1ller says: Feb 3, 2013 11:45 PM

    The Niners never had a chance on the 2 pt conversion with Ed Reed getting away with a horribly obvious offsides. I say this and I am not a SF fan.

    For anyone to say anything negative about Kaepernick they have to either be drunk, blind, or both. He played a great game, as did Flacco.

  18. sadskinsfan89 says: Feb 4, 2013 12:40 AM

    Everyone who is complaining about holding in the endzone just think for a second. If holding is called in the endzone then its a safety. So nothing would have changed

  19. jumpingnots says: Feb 4, 2013 1:39 AM

    The refs gave the game to the Ravens they did not call several clear holdings and that killed the
    49 er’s it was bad officiation,Sanfransisco was clearly robbed.

  20. ravenator says: Feb 4, 2013 10:44 AM

    You haters are a joke. Ravens win, now cry on

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