Chat wrap: Is NFC getting weak?
SANTA CLARA, Calif. -- Here are some highlights of our San Francisco 49ers' chat, held Thursday:Derek from Ohio: When the 49ers get healthy, are they the NFC favorites?Bill Williamson: Up there with Seattle and New Orleans. With the NFC East down and Atlanta 1-4 and the NFC North kind of bunched up, the NFC may not be as strong as it has been the past few years. That could benefit the 49ers. But they have a good at New Orleans and at home against Seattle.