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San Francisco 49ers’ Rushing King, Frank Gore’s, Last Hoorah?
July 10th, 2014 at 1:41 PM
Nearly 10,000 rushing yards, 70 total touchdowns (60 rushing, ten receiving) and with eight seasons of his nine year career as starter, Frank Gore has accumulated seven seasons of at least 1,000 rushing yards in route to becoming San Francisco’s all-time rushing leader…and arguably a future Hall of Famer. ***VIDEO1*** Certainly a...

The San Francisco 49ers Still Have Some Concern in the Depth Chart on the Offensive Line and Special Teams
March 27th, 2013 at 8:48 AM
After looking at the San Francisco 49ers projected depth chart for many of the offensive skill positions, it’s only fair to evaluate the rest of the offense and how it should play out. Though the 49ers made important adjustments to some of the offense, there are still areas that need...

The San Francisco 49ers Depth Chart for Offensive Skill Positions After the First Few Weeks of Free Agency
March 26th, 2013 at 1:16 PM
The San Francisco 49ers have made some very interesting moves during free agency thus far. They have brought in Anquan Boldin into the receiving core, they released David Akers, they traded Alex Smith, and they let Dashon Goldson walk away to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. With all that has been...

The San Francisco 49ers Still Have a Lot of Work Left to Be Done in Free Agency and in the Draft
March 13th, 2013 at 9:18 AM
The first day of trades is now officially complete for the San Francisco 49ers. Gone is Alex Smith to the Kansas City Chiefs, and arriving is Anquan Boldin from the Baltimore Ravens. So now what? Now where do the 49ers focus their attention? They have players of their own testing...

San Francisco 49ers Make Huge Trade with the Baltimore Ravens for Wide Receiver Anquan Boldin
March 12th, 2013 at 12:10 PM
The San Francisco 49ers have once again proven themselves to be one of the craftier organizations in the league. It was reported today that they somehow worked out a trade for Baltimore Ravens wide receiver Anquan Boldin. This trade comes as a complete surprise to 49ers fans, as Boldin was...

San Francisco 49ers: Window of Opportunity for Big Name Wide Receiver Signing Might Be Closing in San Francisco
March 6th, 2013 at 10:36 AM
This week the Kansas City Chiefs were reported to have signed free agent wide receiver Dwayne Bowe to a five year, 56 million dollar contract. No doubt to help shore up the tools for their newly acquired quarterback and former San Francisco 49ers starting quarterback Alex Smith to utilize. While...

San Francisco 49ers Have not Made the Future of Randy Moss Clear Yet
March 4th, 2013 at 9:51 AM
It appears that there is still uncertainty in the San Francisco 49ers organization as to the future of wide receiver Randy Moss. While most believe that he will be released by the franchise, including Moss himself, there has been no direct statement to the fact. And now some of his...

The San Francisco 49ers Probably Do not Have Interest in Pursuing Any of the Recently Released Falcons
March 1st, 2013 at 11:48 AM
This morning reports surfaced that the Atlanta Falcons released three of their more prominent players. Running back Michael Turner, defensive end John Abraham, and cornerback Dunta Robinson are now all free to sign with any team in the league. The move to release them came as a surprise to many...

San Francisco 49ers Have Reached an Agreement to Trade Alex Smith to Kansas City Chiefs
February 27th, 2013 at 11:47 AM
Multiple sources are now reporting that the San Francisco 49ers have reached an agreement to trade quarterback Alex Smith to the Kansas City Chiefs. The deal is to include a second round draft pick in 2013 and a second round draft pick in 2014 that would go to the 49ers...

San Francisco 49ers GM Trent Baalke Noncommittal on Alex Smith Trade
February 22nd, 2013 at 8:38 AM
Yesterday San Francisco 49ers General Manager Trent Baalke held a press conference at the NFL combine, among the issues he was asked to address was the status of back up quarterback Alex Smith. And whether or not the 49ers would be trading Smith in the coming weeks. To no one’s...

Hall of Famer Joe Montana Probably Didn’t Know Rudy While at Notre Dame
February 21st, 2013 at 10:22 AM
Back in 2010, San Francisco 49ers Hall of Fame quarterback Joe Montana was a guest on the Dan Patrick show. During his interview on that show he was asked to elaborate on the story of Daniel "Rudy" Ruettiger and his time with the University of Notre Dame. For reference sake,...

Media Backlash Regarding Randy Moss “Best Ever” Statement not Entirely Fair
February 20th, 2013 at 11:46 AM
Earlier this year San Francisco 49ers wide receiver Randy Moss made a statement to the media in regards to himself being the greatest wide receiver in history. He also stated that he in fact changed the game, alluding to his efforts in revolutionizing the wide receiver position. Since his pre...

It Might Prove to Be Wise for the San Francisco 49ers to Start Looking at Running Backs Now Rather than Later
February 19th, 2013 at 12:30 PM
While most of the 49ers news centers around who to sign this off season and who will be let go this off season and who is available at certain positions this off season. There is one major concern looming on the not too distant horizon. The eventual direction at running...

The San Francisco 49ers Have Big Decision to Make in Quarterback Free Agent Pool This Off Season
February 18th, 2013 at 9:41 AM
The San Francisco 49ers had better start making moves to bring in another quarterback before Alex Smith has his bags completely packed. While there is little question that Smith will leave eventually, there are big questions regarding the free agent quarterbacks available to sign. And while the quarterback free agent...

San Francisco 49ers Weigh Wide Receiver Options Part II
February 16th, 2013 at 12:11 PM
After taking a good look at Percy Harvin, and why the 49ers should not consider him a candidate for the squad. It’s only fair to take a closer look at the other wide receiver options the 49ers have. That is if they even want to bring in another wide out...

San Francisco 49ers Weigh Wide Receiver Options Part I
February 15th, 2013 at 10:19 AM
There have been recent reports that the San Francisco 49ers have expressed interest in trading for Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Percy Harvin. Harvin for his part has recently taken to the media to express his desire to move on to another team. While that may seem like a very nice...

The San Francisco 49ers Have a Very Deep Talent Pool to Look at in the Free Agent Market This Year
February 7th, 2013 at 12:44 PM
Now that the confetti has settled on another NFL season, and now that the San Francisco 49ers enter another long off season, it’s time to address some of the needs on the team for next year. While we have already covered who will leave and why, it’s only fair to...

San Francisco 49ers Lose to the Baltimore Ravens in the Super Bowl
February 5th, 2013 at 7:42 PM
This past Sunday, the San Francisco 49ers lost the Super Bowl to the Baltimore Ravens 34-31. And although the Ravens were an excellent football team this past year, the fact remains that the 49ers blew missed opportunities and poorly executed their game plan in Super Bowl XLVII. Not to take...

One Last Look at San Francisco 49ers Regular Season Before Taking the Field for Super Bowl
February 1st, 2013 at 1:58 PM
In the last post before the 49ers take the field for Super Bowl XLVII, it’s fitting to take just one last look at the hard fought and roller coaster season that was the 49ers in 2012. There have been some extreme highs as well as some echoing lows. Both though...

While Colin Kaepernick is Great, Frank Gore is Crucial to San Francisco 49ers’ Success at Super Bowl
January 31st, 2013 at 5:30 PM
The San Francisco 49ers started the season with Alex Smith at quarterback, leading the offense with veteran RB Frank Gore. But after head coach Jim Harbaugh saw how quarterback Colin Kaepernick brought more of an explosive element to the offense, he went with his gut and went with the inexperienced...