CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Colin Kaepernick threw one touchdown pass and ran for another score as the San Francisco 49ers defeated the Carolina Panthers 23-10 on Sunday to advance to the NFC championship game for the third straight season. Top Performers:
Passing: C. Newton (CAR) - 267 YDS, 1 TD, 2 INT
Rushing: F. Gore (SF) - 17 CAR, 84 YDS
Receiving: A. Boldin (SF) - 8 REC, 136 YDS Complete Story
The 49ers will face the Seahawks in the NFC championship game in Seattle next Sunday.