Greg Papa expects Deebo Samuel to play in 49ers vs. Lions

Jan 26, 2024, 9:41 AM

GLENDALE, ARIZONA - DECEMBER 17: Deebo Samuel #19 of the San Francisco 49ers takes to the field pri...

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Are you ready for the NFC Championship game?

During Friday’s edition of The Carmichael Dave Show with Jason Ross, the guys were joined by Greg Papa, the radio voice of the San Francisco 49ers, to preview Sunday’s matchup against the Detroit Lions as one of these teams will punch their tickets to Super Bowl LVIII.

Plus: Is wide receiver Deebo Samuel on track to suit up for Sunday’s action at Levi’s Stadium?

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Topics Discussed

  • Dave tells Papa he’s nervous for Sunday
  • Papa says Detroit has the best offense that the 49ers have faced this season
  • Taking a look at the Lions’ defense
  • Papa says as fans, we should enjoy the journey “because it’s fun.”
  • “We should enjoy this… Sometimes, the fear of failure overcomes the ecstasy of winning.”
  • Will experience be a factor in a game like this?
  • Papa says the 49ers have a clear home-field advantage playing at Levi’s Stadium against a Lions team that plays indoors.
  • Will Deebo Samuel play on Sunday?
  • “I think he’ll play. I would be shocked if he doesn’t play.”
  • Diving further into the matchup between the 49ers & Lions

Be sure to tune into Sactown Sports 1140 for all of your San Francisco 49ers vs. Detroit Lions coverage starting at 2:30 PM PST on Sunday before a 3:30 PM PST kick-off from Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara, California.

Listen to The Carmichael Dave Show with Jason Ross from 6 – 10 a.m. PST, Monday through Friday, on Sactown Sports 1140.

Click here for full episodes of The Carmichael Dave Show with Jason Ross.

Click here for more NFL coverage from Sactown Sports.

More on 49ers vs. Lions

Deebo Samuel returns to 49ers practice Thursday

Upcoming 49ers Schedule

  • Sunday, January 28th – NFC Championship – San Francisco 49ers vs. Detroit Lions – 3:30 PM PST
  • Sunday, February 11th – Super Bowl LVIII (Matchup TBD)

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