Following a big win against the New York Giants, the San Francisco 49ers are an overtime loss away from having a perfect record. Despite being ranked No. 2 on ESPN’s power rankings, the 49ers still have many doubters.
Instead of jumping on the 49ers’ bandwagon, NFL fans are predicting their fall from grace. It is hard for them to accept the 49ers as a dominant team because they have not enjoyed a winning season since 2002.
Five of the 49ers’ seven remaining games will be played within the NFC West. This being said, the 49ers are all but guaranteed a playoff spot. Here is what they must to prove the doubters wrong.