Packers-49ers playoff live blog: Pregame

SAN FRANISCO — This is the live blog for the pregame of the 49ers’ divisional playoff game against the Packers. I’ll update this frequently with information and analysis from the press box.

The 49ers inactives are Scott Tolzien, Billy Cundiff, Trenton Robinson, Jewel Hampton, Tony-Jerod Eddie, Joe Looney and Ian Williams.

The Packers inactives are WR Jarrett Boykin, RB Alex Green, CB Davon House, LB Frank Zombo, TE D.J. Williams, DT Jordan Miller and DE Jerel Worthy.

The Packers have five wide receivers active for this game: Randall Cobb, Jordy Nelson, Greg Jennings, James Jones and Donald Driver.

3:49 David Akers just started taking warmup kicks. I’ll keep you updated.

3:51 Akers just made a 45-yard field goal from the right hash.

3:52 Next, he makes a 50-yard kick from the right hash.

3:52 Now he makes a 50-yarder from the left hash. He has not missed.

3:57 First miss: Off the left upright from 49 yards out.

3:59 Akers just missed another: Wide right from 52 yards out.

3:59 He tried it again and missed wide right again. Now he’s trying a 54-yarder.

4:00 He nailed it.

4:02 Now he’s kicking on the south field goal.

4:05 He misses a 54-yarder way, way short.

4:05 He tries it again and makes it, just barely.

4:22 Neither Justin Smith or Aaron Rodgers has come out to the field yet.

4:24 Colin Kaepernick spends about two hours pregame warming up his legs, and about 20 minutes warming up his arm. He rarely stands around. He’s always stretching or bouncing or running.

4:25 Aaron Rodgers just took the field along with most of the Packers. Justin Smith is still in the locker room.

4:28 There he is. Justin Smith is in the back corner of the south end zone stretching. He’s wearing that brace on his left arm.

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