Giants & 49ers Renewing An Old Rivalry in SF

49ers and Giants eight postseason gamesSunday afternoon, the 4-1 San Francisco 49ers host the 3-2 defending Super Bowl champion New York Giants. This is a rematch of last season's classic NFC Championship Game, where the Giants won 20-17 in overtime.

Over the years, this has been a great NFC rivalry, with these teams meeting a whopping eight times in postseason play.

Including both the regular season and playoffs, the all-time series between these franchises is all square at 18-18.

Last regular season, the 49ers defeated the Giants 27-20.

Football fans can only hope that this game lives up to so many of the great San Francisco/ New York memorable matchups of the past.