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Latest news on the San Francisco 49ers, a professional American football team based in the San Francisco Bay Area. As a celebrated member of the National Football Conference (NFC) West division in the National Football League (NFL), the 49ers boast a storied legacy that includes multiple Super Bowl titles and numerous NFC Championships.
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Founded in 1946, the 49ers have been an integral part of the NFL landscape. They play their home games at Levi's Stadium, located in Santa Clara, California, which opened in 2014 as a state-of-the-art football facility.
The 49ers have won five Super Bowls, the second-most of any team, and have appeared in seven. They won their first Super Bowl in 1982, defeating the Cincinnati Bengals. They repeated as champions in 1985, 1989, and 1990, beating the Miami Dolphins, the Bengals again, and the Denver Broncos respectively. They won their fifth Super Bowl in 1995, defeating the San Diego Chargers. The 49ers have also won six conference championships and 20 division titles. They have made 27 playoff appearances, the third-most of any team.
The 49ers are currently coached by Kyle Shanahan, who was hired in 2017. The team is led by quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo, who was acquired from the New England Patriots in 2017. The team finished with a 13-3 record in 2022 and won the NFC West division title. They reached their seventh Super Bowl, but lost to the Kansas City Chiefs.