49ers overcome adversity, enter postseason with hardened resolve
"We know what it's like to lose in the Super Bowl," said tight end Vernon Davis. "It's a horrible feeling. Don't really want to have to go through it again. Our ultimate goal is to get back and win it. Guys are really cognizant of that and they're going into it with more poise. We're relaxed. Last year I think we were a little anxious in the beginning. This year we know what to expect. We're ready."