Two Iconic Moments Mark History Of NFC Championship Game

  The NFC Championship Game has been around for nearly 50 years, and in that time, it’s seen its share of iconic moments. Two in particular stand out as particularly memorable. The first was when the Dallas Cowboys faced off against the San Francisco 49ers in the 1990 championship game. The Cowboys were heavy favorites, but the 49ers pulled off a stunning upset, thanks in part to a dramatic touchdown catch by Jerry Rice. The second came just two years later, when the Cowboys again met the 49ers in the championship game. This time, it was the Cowboys who came out on top, thanks to a last-second field goal by Eddie Murray. Both of these moments helped cement the NFC Championship Game as one of the most important and popular events in all of sports. And they’re sure to be remembered for many years to come. 1982 nfc championship game was a great game The 49ers were down 21-0 in the first half, but they came back to win 28-27. The game was played on January 10, 1982 at Candlestick Park. It