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Harbaugh's QB Gamble Pays Off

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This calls for another tattoo for Colin Kaepernick.

Maybe the words "Playoff Jitters" being dynamited by Wile E. Coyote.

Or maybe, between all that inked scripture that threw some people into a tizzy earlier this season, the title of the hot new play everyone in football is anxious to copy: the Keepernick.

Kaepernick started Saturday night's playoff game - his first playoff start ever - with a nightmare. The rawest of newbie mistakes for a guy making just his eighth NFL start: a pick-six in the first two minutes of the game.

And then he went on to merely set a 49ers franchise record and an NFL record, and lead his team to a 45-31 victory, and to within one game of the Super Bowl. Jitters? What jitters?

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