For the first time since the 2002 season, the San Francisco 49ers are bound for the playoffs. At 10-3, the 49ers have run away with the NFC West division title and are now playing for the No. 2 seed in the playoffs.
Their defense is one of the best in the league. While the offense won't light up the scoreboard, they possess the tools to move the ball and keep the game close when necessary.
As they prepare to make their first playoff run in nine seasons, let us take a look at the players who have played the biggest roles in getting the Niners back to the postseason.