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Super Bowl Insider Report Part II: Baltimore Ravens Defense
January 29th, 2013 at 1:54 PM
Our friend over at Ravens101.com, head writer Josh Michael, has once again been kind enough to answer a few questions for 49ers nation. This time the focus was on the defensive side of the ball and the expectations going into the Super Bowl. To view the questions and answers that...

The San Francisco 49ers Receive Good News and Bad News on Tuesday
November 27th, 2012 at 6:23 PM
This Tuesday appeared to be a good news, bad news kind of day for the 49ers. As if they needed any more drama to be brought up heading into a very important game against their division rival St. Louis Rams. Now they are to weigh not only the quarterback situation,...

Patrick Willis Featured on ESPN Program E:60
May 21st, 2012 at 8:04 PM
Last week ESPN profiled San Francisco 49ers linebacker Patrick Willis on their documentary style program E: 60. While many of the programs on ESPN cover current events or breaking news, E: 60 focuses on the on the much more dramatic human element side of sports. Detailing player accomplishments and life...

Junior Seau Dies of Apparent Self Inflicted Gunshot Wound
May 3rd, 2012 at 7:51 AM
The NFL nation and entire sporting world is in a somber mood this Thursday as it mourns the loss of former NFL linebacker Junior Seau. His body was discovered yesterday at approximately 9:45 am pacific standard time in his bedroom of his Oceanside California home. The cause of death is...

San Francisco 49ers Linebacker Patrick Willis One of Four Finalists for Madden 2013 Cover
April 12th, 2012 at 1:30 PM
It was revealed yesterday that San Francisco 49ers linebacker Patrick Willis is one of the four semifinalists in contention to grace the cover of the 2013 EA Sports’ Madden NFL Football video game. The video game first featured an NFL player on the cover of the 1999 edition. Prior to...

49ers Sign Linebacker Ahmad Brooks to Contract
March 1st, 2012 at 12:45 PM
Earlier this week the San Francisco 49ers resigned a major ingredient to their powerful defense. Ahmad Brooks was signed to a reported six year 44.5 million dollar deal, with 17.5 million dollars guaranteed. The six year veteran was due to explore the free agent market in early March. His remarkable...

San Francisco 49ers Off Season Decisions Part III
January 28th, 2012 at 12:05 PM
The past few years have seen the San Francisco 49ers defense become as stout and as stingy as any defensive team in history. They are a hard nosed, tough as nails bunch that strives on team play and good tackling. The defense is what drove them to such a successful...

Eight San Francisco 49ers Named to Pro Bowl
December 28th, 2011 at 11:12 AM
Earlier this week the Pro Bowl committee made its yearly announcement regarding whom they have chosen to participate in the 2012 game in Honolulu Hawaii. ***PHOTO1*** Following a tremendous turn around season at 12 and 3, the San Francisco 49ers earn a big feather in their cap by sending 8 players to...