ARLINGTON, TEXAS (CBSDFW.COM) – Pleasure is constructing amongst followers for the Dallas Cowboys – San Francisco 49ers playoff recreation Sunday, Jan. 16 at AT&T Stadium.
For the primary time in 27 years they’ll be taking over the San Francisco 49ers within the postseason.
Phyllis Lane arrived from San Jose Friday morning, however don’t name her a 49ers fan.
“By no means name me that. Dallas Cowboys for all times!” she mentioned.
She mentioned her love for the Cowboys began in highschool.
“Our mascot was a star and it has simply caught with me for that lengthy,” she mentioned.
On Friday, she took in AT&T Stadium and tried and get some tickets.
“The sport tickets are offered out so we’re attempting to get the standing (room solely). Nonetheless attempting to get that, however perhaps somebody will give me one you already know,” she mentioned.
The Cowboys and 49ers have a storied playoff historical past stuffed with thrilling victories and agonizing defeats, however the hype over the battle on the sector is nearly eclipsed by the battle over which groups’ followers will takeover AT&T Stadium.
“We deliver the 49ers fan base to the place they’re enjoying at,” Jesse Mendez mentioned. “It’s a part of the “408 Faithfuls.”
On Sunday, his San Jose based mostly group shall be internet hosting a tailgate for 250-plus touring followers.
“You understand the devoted we help our crew 100% after which in the event you have a look at the season.. in the event you watch the video games that the 49ers have performed away, we’ve taken over stadiums,” he mentioned.
“Oh no they’re not coming right here and doing that. By no means.” Lane mentioned. “We’re going to go to the Tremendous Bowl. We’re going to go to the Tremendous Bowl!”