FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. (AP) Mike Smith walked into the room, rubbed his white hair and sat down at the podium.
His grim expression told it all.
ATLANTA (AP) The loss stuck with them for a year, pushing the San Francisco 49ers in everything they did.
They didn't want to feel that way again.
Not to worry.
ATLANTA (AP) Everything was going wrong for the San Francisco 49ers and their proud defense.
FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. (AP) When Todd McClure was drafted by the Atlanta Falcons, they had just made it to the Super Bowl for the first time.