The San Francisco 49ers are rolling along in the NFL Playoffs with a pair of thrilling victories. Now, San Francisco must upset the Los Angeles Rams in the NFC Championship to earn a trip to Super Bowl LVI.
Of course, fans are already looking ahead and wondering who San Francisco will face past the NFC Championship.
49ers Super Bowl
Here's everything you need to know about the 49ers' schedule for Super Bowl LVI.
49ers Super Bowl LVI
San Francisco advanced to the NFC Championship after a 13-10 upset victory over the No. 1 Green Bay Packers in the Divisional Round.
There's only two teams remaining in the NFC, and the 49ers will take on the Los Angeles Rams in the Championship Round. If San Francisco is able to pull off another upset, they will play the winner of the Cincinnati Bengals vs Kansas City Chiefs in Super Bowl 56.
49ers Super Bowl Date
If the 49ers are able to topple the Rams in the Conference Championship, this sets up a Super Bowl LVI clash between them and the winner of the Bengals-Chiefs matchup. The Super Bowl will be held on Sunday, Feb. 13.
49ers Super Bowl Time
The 49ers must first get past the No. 3 Rams in the NFC Championship. If they do advance, the NFL has Super Bowl LVI scheduled for 6:30 p.m. EST on Sunday, February 13, 2022.
49ers Super Bowl TV Schedule
The Super Bowl will air on NBC at 6:30 p.m. EST on Sunday, February 13, 2022.
49ers Super Bowl History
The 49ers have played in seven previous Super Bowls and posted a 5-2 overall record in those contests. San Francisco first appeared in the Super Bowl in 1982 (for the 1981 NFL season) and defeated the Cincinnati Bengals, 26-21. The 49ers next appeared in the Super Bowl in 1985 (for the 1984 NFL season) and defeated the Miami Dolphins, 38-16.
San Francisco next appeared in the Super Bowl in 1989 (for the 1988 NFL season) and defeated the Bengals again, 20-16. The 49ers then appeared in the Super Bowl in 1990 (for the 1989 NFL season) and defeated the Denver Broncos, 55-10. San Francisco next appeared in the Super Bowl in 1995 (for the 1994 NFL season) and defeated the San Diego Chargers, 49-26.
The 49ers next appearance in the Super Bowl came in 2013 (for the 2012 NFL season), where they lost to the Baltimore Ravens, 31-34. San Francisco's last appearance in the Super Bowl came in 2020 (for the 2019 NFL season), where they lost to the Kansas City Chiefs, 20-31.
49ers Super Bowl 2022
The 49ers beat the Packers and will play in the NFC Championship against the Los Angeles Rams. If they advance, the 49ers square off against the winner of the Bengals-Chiefs in the Super Bowl.
Who Will the 49ers Play Next?
The 49ers' next game is in the NFC Championship round of the playoffs. San Francisco enters this clash with the Rams as 3.5-point road underdogs on FanDuel Sportsbook.
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