But it doesn’t change how harsh it will be next Sunday. The San Francisco 49ers will play in the NFC Championship game next week with the Green Bay Packers. That may seem innocuous, but previously, both head coaches served for the Redskins.
Kyle Shanahan is now coaching the Niners, and from 2010 to 2013 he was famously the offensive coordinator of Redskins under his father, Mike Shanahan. After the 2013 season, the Redskins fired both Shanahans in the midst of a ugly fallout with Robert Griffin III, former star quarterback.
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